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2011-03-01 12:30:00

DENVER, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alticast, a worldwide leader in deployed interactive television solutions, announced today it has partnered with streaming technology specialists Strategy & Technology (S&T) to demonstrate the delivery of dynamic Social RFI campaigns to EBIF(TM) enabled set top boxes. The demonstration, which uses Alticast's altiConnect(TM) Social RFI system integrated with the S&T TSBroadcaster is on display at the CableLabs® Winter...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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