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Radio [itvt]: Univision's Sameer Deen and Screenz' Eli Uzan Discuss their Companies' Interactive/Social TV Partnership

Sameer Deen, Univision Eli Uzan, Screenz Last month Spanish-language broadcaster, Univision, launched two interactive/social TV apps: the " Conecta " app, which is designed to enhance its music-based reality show, " La Banda "; and the " UniNovelas " app, which is targeted at viewers of its popular "telenovelas" (soap operas). The apps were the result of a partnership with cross-media interactive TV company, Screenz, which will see the latter creating a range of "customized...

Comcast Marks Hispanic Heritage Month with Line-Up of Special VOD Programming

Comcast said Tuesday that it is marking Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15th-October 15th) with a range of dedicated VOD programming, including movies, specials that highlight the people, landscape, cuisine, culture and music of Latin America, and features on top Hispanic/Latino entertainers. "Comcast is proud to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and will provide more Latin On Demand content for our customers," Kim Taylor, Comcast's VP of multicultural marketing, said in a prepared statement. "Our Hispanic Heritage...

Terra Relaunches its Hispanic-Targeted Broadband TV Service, Terra TV

Terra USA , a Miami-based Internet company and original digital content producer that targets a Latino demographic, has relaunched its broadband video service, Terra TV (note: the company is a subsidiary of Terra Latin America, which claims that its Web sites receive 60 million unique visits per month, including 8 million on Terra TV). The service, which is accessed from the Terra.com portal, offers programming free-of-charge in three "channels": Entertainment, News and Sports. The programming...