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Ireland's Magnet Networks Launches Social TV-Enabled Broadband Video Service

--Service Offers Free Live Streaming of Five Irish Channels, Twitter and Facebook Integration
Irish triple-play provider, Magnet Networks , has launched a free broadband video service, called Magnet WebTV, that offers live streaming of five Irish channels-- RTE1, Network 2, TV3, TG4 and 3e--and that features Twitter and Facebook integration to enable a social-TV experience.

Magnet Networks Selects Inuk's igloo Virtual Set-Top Box Software

--Inuk Integrates SecureMedia's CA/DRM Technology with igloo UK-based IPTV specialist, Inuk Networks (note: the company is best known for its Freewire platform, which offers video, voice and data services and which was initially targeted at the student market; for an in-depth overview of the company and its offerings, see [itvt]'s interview with its CEO, Marcus Liassides, in Issue 7.65 ), says that Irish telecommunications provider, Magnet Networks, has selected its igloo "virtual set-top box" software...