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Students Present Launch Plans for Interactive Apps at The Cable Center in Denver

Business students presented launch plans for real-world interactive TV applications during the first Daniels Interactive Case Study Competition on October 27 at The Cable Center in Denver. The winning team from the University of Denver's Daniels College of Business presented a business plan for a 2-screen synchronized programming app developed by Ball State University students. Craig Leddy , president of Interactive TV Works, and Ron Rizzuto , professor and co-director, Daniels College of Business, created...

Cable Interacts Event Will Feature the First Daniels Interactive Competition

Industry veteran Craig Leddy of Interactive TV Works will facilitate another Cable Interacts event in Denver, featuring the first ever Daniels Interactive Case Study Competition . The event, hosted by CTAM Rocky Mountains , is October 27 from 8:30AM to 12:30PM MT at The Cable Center. Included is a "State of Interactive" panel session moderated by Leddy and including speakers from Canoe, Time Warner Cable, Comcast Media Center, HSN and Arris. In the Daniels competition,...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (IV): SeaChange, Showtime, CTAM "iTV Idol," Sony Movie Channel

--SeaChange Launches Podcast Series on Multiscreen Video Opportunities and Challenges
--Showtime Networks Wins CTAM's "iTV Idol" Contest
--Sony Movie Channel Launches "TV Everywhere" Service
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 , we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. Multiscreen video technology specialist, SeaChange International , has produced a three-part podcast series on the opportunities and challenges facing multiscreen video service providers. The series features SeaChange president, Yvette Kanouff, in conversation with DTV Europe editor, Stuart Thomson. The three parts of the podcast are: 1) "The opportunities and challenges of...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): Coincident, Comcast, Breastcancer.org, DTG, HbbTV

--Coincident's "Music Explorer" App Wins First Place in Two Categories at Video Hack Day SF
--Comcast Launches Multiplatform TV Campaign to Support Breastcancer.org's Pink Ribbon Campaign
--Digital Television Group Approves HbbTV-Based Connected-TV Spec for UK
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 , we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. We anticipate that it will take us a couple of days to catch up with all the recent news: so if your company has sent us a press release or briefed us on an announcement, and you don't yet see your news covered in this issue, please bear with us. Interactive...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (IV): Discovery, "Penn & Teller," Ensequence, Intenuum

--Discovery's "Penn & Teller Tell a Lie" to Offer Second-Screen Interactive TV Experience
--Ensequence Provides More Information about its CTAM iTV Idol Contest Entry
--Intenuum Launches ACR-Based Interactive TV Advertising App for iPhone
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 , we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. We anticipate that it will take us a couple of days to catch up with all the recent news: so if your company has sent us a press release or briefed us on an announcement, and you don't yet see your news covered in this issue, please bear with us. Discovery...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): ClipSync, RealNetworks, CTAM, Canoe, Digital TV Labs

--Social-TV Company, ClipSync, Receives Investment from RealNetworks
--Deadline for Entering CTAM/Canoe Ventures "ITV Idol" App Contest is This Friday
--Digital TV Labs to Highlight HbbTV Solutions at IBC 2011
Because the [itvt] editorial team is on the road this week, we are covering stories in this edition of the newsletter in round-up format: RealNetworks has made an undisclosed investment in San Francisco-based social-TV specialist, ClipSync , a company with which it has been working closely for some time now. "For the second consecutive year, ClipSync is the exclusive viewer engagement platform for SuperPass, the online video and VIP premium programming service from RealNetworks," RealNetworks...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VII): Time Warner Cable, Tremor Video, Viacom, Cablevision

--Time Warner Cable to Launch African-American-Targeted Talk Show on VOD
--Tremor Video Claims Success for Interactive Video Ad for Nokia E7
--Viacom Sues Cablevision over iPad Live Streaming App
Because the [itvt] editorial team is on the road this week, we are covering stories in this edition of the newsletter in round-up format: Time Warner Cable has announced the winners of a three-month-long contest to find on-air talent for "Born to Shine," a talk show that is targeted at African-Americans and that it plans to launch this fall on its VOD platform. The UK branch of online video advertising network provider, Tremor Video (formerly...

Deadline for Submissions to Breakaway Video Contest Extended to Midnight, Tuesday May 10th

--Winner Receives iPad 2, Two Free Passes to TVOT, and a Free PR Campaign from Breakaway Communications
[itvt] and our exclusive PR partner, Breakaway Communications , are offering an iPad 2 , a publicity campaign and two free passes to the TV of Tomorrow 2011 (TVOT) conference (or to a future TVOT show, if you are already attending TVOT 2011) to the winner of the first Breakaway Video Contest.

TVOT 2011: Announcing the Breakaway Video Contest...

--Winner Will Receive iPad 2, Two Tickets to TVOT 2011, and a Full PR Campaign from Breakaway Communications
[itvt] and our media relations partner, Breakaway Communications , are pleased to announce the BREAKAWAY VIDEO CONTEST . The contest invites TVOT 2011 attendees--and anyone else interested in participating--to create a short video clip interpreting/answering the question: " What Is Interactive TV? "

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VI): Samsung, SeaChange, Technicolor, Skype, Sony, Vizio

--Samsung Announces App Contest Winners, Launches Smart TV SDK
--SeaChange to Integrate its VividLogic tru2way Software Stack onto Technicolor's Next-Gen STB's
--Skype to Be Available on Sony and Vizio Connected TV's
Due to the large volume of news coming out of the Consumer Electronics Show, which kicked off Wednesday in Las Vegas, we are covering stories in this issue in summary/round-up form. We anticipate that it will take us several days to catch up with all the news generated by the show: so if your company has sent us a press release or briefed us on an announcement, and you don't yet see your news covered...

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