The Digital Ticker: CNBC/Apple TV,, ’30 in 30′

By Jordan Chariton Comment

  • Lost Remote reports on CNBC’s Apple TV launch. The network’s new Apple TV app features both real-time streaming and on-demand clips from business day and primetime programs.

  • CNN has hired Rachel Smolkin as executive editor of politics for CNN Digital. Smolkin comes from POLITICO, where was managing editor. She’ll take the reins of at the end of August.

  • Next week, launches a monthlong “30 in 30″ series to spotlight 30 women running for office in America. Throughout August, the site will feature candidate Q & A’s and more.