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Interactive TV News Round-Up (IV): International Digital Emmys, ivi TV, Netflix, CBS

--International Digital Emmy Nominees Announced
--Federal Judge Orders ivi TV to Shut Down
--Netflix in Instant Streaming Deal with CBS
Due to the large volume of news generated over the past few days, we are covering stories in this issue in summary/round-up format. The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has announced the nominees for this year's International Digital Emmy Awards, which will be presented at a ceremony during MIPTV's opening-night festivities on April 4th in Cannes. "There are 12 nominees in three categories, Digital Program: Children & Young People; Digital Program: Fiction; and...

Interactive TV News Round-Up

--Report: Amazon in Talks with Studios about Acquiring Content for Netflix-Style Streaming Service
--"Security Requirements" Further Delay Launch of Boxee's Netflix App
--Brightcove Targets Federal Government
--HSN Names Jill Braff EVP of Digital Commerce
--Public Interest Groups File Amicus Brief Supporting ivi TV
--News Corp. Taps John McKinley to Head Development of New Digital Products
--Roku Launches Al Jazeera, USB Media Player
--Softel Announces Exhibit Plans for NAB 2011
Here is a round-up of some other interactive TV-related stories we didn't have room for in this issue.