News of Note—Acorn TV, CBS, Harmonic and Zodiac

News of note
Zodiac, a software vendor serving video service providers, announced today that it has appointed Derek Harrar to serve as the Company’s chief executive officer, effective immediately. (Pixabay)

Here are the other stories we're following today:

> Acorn TV is now available in 30 new countries: Australia, New Zealand, India, South Africa, 10 European countries, six South American countries and 10 Caribbean countries. Release

> CBS signed a definitive agreement for the sale of its 25-acre CBS Television City property and sound stage operation with Los Angeles-based real estate developer Hackman Capital Partners for $750 million. Release

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> Harmonic announced that Hilliary Communications has deployed Harmonic’s CableOS virtualized cable access solution to upgrade to DOCSIS 3.1 and create a new 1 Gigabit service tier. Release

> Zodiac, a software vendor serving video service providers, announced today that it has appointed Derek Harrar to serve as the Company’s chief executive officer, effective immediately. Release

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