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Subject: TV could be a gold mine for Akam Date: 1/28/2013 9:27 AM
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Akamai Technologies (NASDAQ:AKAM)

The Web optimization firm Akamai is looking to create a TV tech that can detect what a person is watching and stream secondary content to a smartphone or tablet in near-real time. The firm says that the purpose is to take today’s rapidly-growing but chaotic landscape of television “companion” applications, like the ones delivering athlete statistics to those watching the Olympics, and make it easier to create and see such additional content.
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