Broadband Video Round-Up

--Boxee Box Features QWERTY Remote
--Howcast Launches Two New Ultra-Short-Form Video Formats
--Hulu Backer Teams with Search Company, Baidu, on New Chinese Broadband Video Service
--TV Guide Magazine Taps Kaltura to Power Video on its Web Site
A number of items of broadband video news came across [itvt]'s desk Tuesday. Here is a brief round-up: D-Link on Tuesday officially launched its new Boxee Box (an extensive preview of which was provided at Boxee's Beta Launch event in Brooklyn last month-- see the article published on, December 8th ). A press release from the company provides some information on the various video formats that are supported by the new box. Meanwhile, a...

GlideTV Releases On-Screen Keyboard App for Apple Mac OS Computers

--Works with GlideTV Navigator, Company's Navigational Device for Over-the-Top TV
Pleasanton, Calif.-based start-up, GlideTV , last week announced the release of a beta Mac OS version of its GlideTV on-screen keyboard (OSK) application. The latter, which can be downloaded free of charge from , is designed to work with the company's recently launched GlideTV Navigator, a navigational device for people who have connected their computer to their living-room TV and who would otherwise have to interrupt their lean-back viewing experience by using their PC...