Court TV Mounts thePlatform

Court TV said Thursday that its Court TV Online ( unit will use thePlatform for media Inc.’s media-publishing system.

The vendor said its media-publishing system “reduces the complexities and costs of managing, publishing, securing and monitoring rich media.”

“thePlatform makes video publishing easy for," Court TV Online senior producer Andrew Brooks said in a prepared statement. "But equally important, thePlatform's comprehensive tool set gives us the ability to add new video applications quickly and cost-effectively.”

Court TV had been using broadcast services from Yahoo! Inc. (