Vid-Biz: Auditude, Vudu, LimeWire

Web-connected TV: A Distant Dream for App Makers; app developers are staying away from Yahoo’s Connected TV and similar platforms because environment is too restricted, fragmented. (Business Week)
A Detailed Look at VUDU’s Streaming Technology, and What It Means to Walmart; optimized encoding and flexible UI deployment give VUDU advantage over competitors. (
AVG and LimeWire Secure World’s Largest Peer-to-Peer Network; version 5.5 of LimeWire offers paying users automatic virus scans for all downloads. (emailed release)
Auditude Announces Advertising Agreement with Dailymotion; ad platform will monetize Dailymotion’s 12 million videos. (emailed release)
Piracy Rises in France Despite Three Strikes Law; infringement up 3 percent in spite of law that boots repeat infringers of the Internet. (Torrentfreak)
Enterprise Webcasting Provider IVT Announces Jim McGovern As New CEO; McGovern used to be CEO of Marketwire and then itzbig before joining IVT. (
MSI Selects Roxio CinePlayer to Power Home 3-D Entertainment; company will bundle Roxio’s newly-released Roxio CinePlayer with its 3-D All-In-One PCs. (emailed release)