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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I) 1/24/17: AccuWeather, AirTV, Technicolor, Akamai, Trump, Altice, Amazon, AOL, Apple, ATSC 3.0, BBC iPlayer, Brightcove, BroadbandTV, Bumble, C-SPAN

As most of you are probably aware, [itvt]'s news round-ups were on hiatus for a couple of months, because our editorial team was working on TVOT NYC 2016 and then taking a post-event break. We expect it will take us a few weeks to catch up with all recent developments (note: we have marked older stories with the date they originally broke), so if you have sent us a press release or briefed us about...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up 1/21/16 (II): Bravo, Brightcove, AccuWeather, Canoe, Charter, Time Warner Cable, Cisco, Dish, Ericsson, Volvo, ESPN, FilmOn, Fox, ODG, FreeCast

As most of you are probably aware, [itvt]'s daily news reporting was on hiatus for several weeks, because our editorial team was working on TVOT NYC 2015 and then taking a post-event break. In order to catch up with the news we missed during that period, we are covering stories in headlines/round-up format (note: we have marked older stories with the date they originally broke). We expect it will take us a few weeks to...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): AccuWeather, Aereo, Al Jazeera, BBC Red Button, BBC iPlayer, Sky, Capablue, comScore, Current TV

Because the [itvt] editorial team is busy working on our upcoming TV of Tomorrow Show event, TVOT NYC Intensive (December 10th in New York City --Fall-Discount pricing ends midnight tonight, October 31st!), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines format: AccuWeather Launches Windows 8 App CCIA, Internet Association Join Public Knowledge in Filing Amicus Briefs in Support of TV-Placeshifting Company, Aereo Aereo Files for Patent for Method of Streaming Local TV Broadcasts to...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): AccuWeather, adRise, "The Bold and the Beautiful," Roku, Aereo, BarryDriller.com, Bravo, Aimee Viles, Broadpeak, Coinstar, Redbox, Verizon, Concurrent, J:COM

As most of you are probably aware, [itvt]'s daily news reporting was on hiatus for a few weeks, because our editorial team was working on the TV of Tomorrow Show and then taking a post-event break. We are covering the news we have missed via a series of headline round-ups, and will then resume daily news production. We expect it will take us a few more days to catch up with all recent developments, so...

AccuWeather Appoints VP of Interactive Media

AccuWeather said Monday that it has appointed Pascal Racheneur as VP of interactive media. He will have responsibility for the company's interactive businesses in the US and international markets, including Web and mobile. "I am very excited to join the AccuWeather team," Racheneur said in a prepared statement. "With a recognized strength in global weather forecasting and a strong presence on television, Web, and mobile, AccuWeather offers a compelling value proposition to both audience and...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (I): AccuWeather, Panasonic, Alticast, Amino, Avail-TVN

--AccuWeather.com Unveils Interactive TV App for Panasonic's New Viera Connect Platform
--Alticast Provides More Detail on its Integrated tru2way/Android Solution
--Vodafone Iceland Upgrades IPTV Offering with Amino A140 Set-Tops
--Avail-TVN Bringing On-Demand Nigerian Movies to US
Due to the large volume of news generated by the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which took place last week in Las Vegas, we are covering stories in this issue in summary/round-up form. Our regular news coverage will return shortly. AccuWeather.com has announced that it will offer an interactive TV application on Panasonic's new Viera Connect platform (note: for more on the latter, see the article published on itvt.com, January 6th). Key features of the new...

News Round-Up

--Report: Apple in Talks with Networks to Launch $0.99 Rental Service, Will Unveil iTV September 7th
--blinkx in Online Video Partnership with AccuWeather.com
--DISH Network Officially Announces DishOnline TV Everywhere Service
--FoxSoccer.tv to Offer More Games, Multiple New Enhancements
--Tremor Media to Support HTML5
Here are some other interactive TV-related stories we didn't have room for in this issue: Apple is in "advanced talks" with News Corp. that could result in iTunes users being able to rent Fox TV episodes--within 24 hours of their broadcast and with a 48-hour viewing window--for $0.99, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. According to the news service, the company--which has apparently abandoned earlier plans for a subscription-based TV service--is also in talks about implementing such a...

AT&T Teams with Accuweather.com on Interactive TV Weather Service

--Rolls Out U-verse Total Home DVR across Entire U-verse Footprint