Disney, TW among Tech Emmy honorees

Staff report
The Hollywood Reporter
Oct 16, 2007

Disney.com's Xtreme Digital, an interactive service that combines social networking, chat and video, was nominated for two Technology & Engineering Emmys, announced Monday.

The service is up for advances in creation of nontraditional programs or platforms and for best "on demand" technology over broadband networks for active "lean forward" viewing. Nominations were handed out in 11 categories, including the areas of interactive television, on-demand television and the Internet as well as personal media display and presentation technology.

Meanwhile, winners in six categories were announced Monday, among them were Time Warner's CNN and Time Warner Cable. The 59th annual Technology & Engineering Emmys will be handed out Jan. 7 during CES in Las Vegas.
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