Broadband Briefs for 3/10/08
* Orca Interactive purchased for $21M
By CED staff
Viaccess, a France Telecom subsidiary, is preparing to buy IPTV middleware specialist Orca Interactive  for an estimated $21.4 million. Viaccess specializes in conditional access and DRM products, used largely by IPTV providers.
* Gemstar IPG on the Wii in Japan
By Brian Santo
Nintendo  has signed a multi-year agreement to use the G-Guide interactive program guide (IPG) from Gemstar-TV Guide  on its Wii game console. The agreement is restricted to the Japanese market.
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