tw telecom to demo Constellation at CloudExpo; Cisco, iRobot develop telepresence robot

Wireline news from across the web:

@FierceTelecom RT @broadband4us: The growth of internet video, social media and other services help audiences connect to TV. Article | Follow @FierceTelecom

> The UK government's G-Cloud program, says Current Analysis, could help drive cloud service adoption in the UK public sector. Post

> tw telecom will demonstrate a prototype of its Constellation Platform at this year's CloudExpo trade show. Release

Cable News

> Charter Communications' CEO Tom Rutledge says that the cable industry can no longer be separated from the Internet when it comes to content. Article

> Industry executives on panel at The Cable Show said one of the main challenges of TV Everywhere is creating authentication methods that allow consumers to access the content they want on any screen in or out of the home. Article

Online Video News

> Cable technology vendors are increasingly touting their ability to integrate online video services like YouTube with traditional pay-TV programming. Article

And finally … Cisco and iRobot have jointly developed what they say is the first telepresence robot. Article

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