A Research Triangle, North Carolina company called DigitalSmiths has developed a technology to recognize faces and scenes and convert that information for publishers to index  content.

The company is working with several Web publishers including theWB,com, TMZ and others.

At the VideoNuze event last week in Manhattan, I caught up with DigitalSmiths CEO Ben Weinberger

Also last week, the company announced plans to integrate its technology around the "TV Everywhere" initiative.   Here's the story by Ryan Lawlor in Contentinople.

Andy Plesser, Executive Producer