Latest Radio ITVT Podcasts

The following podcasts, in reverse chronological order, feature one-on-one interviews led by Tracy Swedlow, our editor-in-chief; TVOT sessions recorded at our conferences in San Francisco and New York City; and, many other conversations with small groups of smart people we recorded over the last 10 years.
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9 years 10 months ago
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The American Film Institute DigiFest and Digital Content Lab took place November 6-7 in Los Angeles. Here on [itvt] Radio, we host 2 shows back to back featuring participants that demo'ed some of the most innovative prototypes of new interactive media work being done today. In this show, we hear from Phillipe Couteau (EarthEcho), Yaoshiang Ho (MGM), and Chris Jacobs (United Future). Your host is Tracy Swedlow, editor-in-chief of InteractiveTV... Read more
9 years 10 months ago
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Today's show is about The Weather Channel's work with interactive television. Tom is responsible for localized programming on The Weather Channel® (TWC) including the teams responsible for Local on the 8s® for cable and satellite viewers, localized on-channel overlays Weatherstrip and Weather Frame, severe weather bulletin messages, the digital channel Weatherscan® and interactive television products and services. Your host is Tracy Swedlow,... Read more
9 years 10 months ago
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IPTV middleware and ITV applications provider, Orca Interactive, is ramping up its offerings this Fall through various initiatives that include an end-to-end hybrid solution over the open internet, social TV platform for recommendations, fingerprint recognition for better personalized TV viewing/selections, social TV apps, and a deployment in Russia, a still emerging market. Vice president of Sales & Marketing, Sefy Ariely, is with us to... Read more
9 years 10 months ago
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Gary Traver, SVP and COO of Comcast Media Center (CMC), which provides multiplatform content development and distribution solutions for cable system operators, joins Homer Gonzalez III, product manager for HITS AxIS, CMC’s centralized content services bureau for supporting the development and delivery of advanced interactive video services. We will discuss their latest ITV deployments and talk about ongoing strategy. Tracy Swedlow, editor of... Read more
9 years 11 months ago
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Today, we will be speaking with 2 executives from the well-known and always busy interactive TV technology company, BIAP Inc. The company has announced a new development in their partnership with Time Warner Cable. Specifically, they have made a 5-Year agreement for use of its ETV User Agent in Time Warner Cable’s advanced advertising platform, which will enable anybody to submit 3rd party EBIF apps. It’s a small step, but a big one, too as... Read more
9 years 11 months ago
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BlackArrow offers an ad-management platform that delivers live or on-demand advertisements to broadband TV and video-on-demand offerings on cable. Delivering targeted advertising to VOD assets is still an emerging business and BlackArrow is demonstrating some traction in the market. For example, they recently picked up $20 million in VC funding in the current economic climate; signed the children’s network, Kabillion; and integrated their... Read more
9 years 11 months ago
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Widgets, for those who have been following [itvt]’s coverage over the last year or two have become a intriguing business. For example, we recently did a show all about the Widget Channel from Yahoo and their plans to create a channel devoted to offering widgets of all kinds – you just select one and download to your set-top box device. But what are widgets for video programming on the Internet? We speak to the CEO of iWidgets. Your host is Tracy... Read more
9 years 11 months ago
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Perry Wu, CEO of BitGravity and Angelo Fernando - Communications and Outreach Manager at Arizona State University are here to discuss the new Decision Theater which incorporates video, interactivity, big graphic screens, dynamic data. It's the 3-screen room of Bradbury's "Fahrenheit 451" come alive! Your host is Tracy Swedlow, editor of itvt.com
9 years 11 months ago
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SCOOP!: Finally, ActiveVideo is able to be public about its relationship with Time Warner Cable. In this show, we spoke with CEO, Jeff Miller, who described their interactive TV deployment in Hawaii at TWC's Oceanic installation. Your host is Tracy Swedlow, editor of http://www.itvt.com
9 years 11 months ago
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We will be discussing the availability and use of tools to develop interactive TV apps and how they lead to the playout of the apps. Ensequence is well-represented, but we will talk about competitive tools and whether any of them really accomplish the task. We will also be interested in how they sell and how they are marketed. Do tool developers work with designers to ensure that the tools are appropriate? What do designers think about these... Read more
10 years 1 week ago
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NDS VP of Broadband and Interactive talks to [itvt]'s Tracy Swedlow about their latest comprehensive survey on Digital Video Recorder usage. DVRs, PVRs, and TiVos, of course, are widely used, but how are they used and when? Your host is Tracy Swedlow, Editor-in-Chief of InteractiveTV Today www.itvt.com Join our discussion by calling 646-595-4343.
10 years 1 week ago
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EXCLUSIVE! - Emmy winners and executive officers of the Interactive Media Peer Group (American Academy of Television Arts & Sciences) assemble to discuss their ITV applications and why they won. Your host is Tracy Swedlow, Editor-in-Chief of InteractiveTV Today www.itvt.com
10 years 2 weeks ago
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This special long show features an incredible panel of the most experienced, best, and Emmy-winning designers and thinkers in the ITV industry. Last names only: Donoghue, Herigstad, Otto, Green, Preisman, Stefanac, Gilles. We will talk good and bad design and how certain technologies and industry pressures affect the design process. Your host is Tracy Swedlow, www.itvt.com
10 years 3 weeks ago
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TVOT will speak with the hosts of a new conference in October focusing on ITV design issues but from a more academic perspecitve. Papers presented will be from around the world. Your host is Tracy Swedlow www.itvt.com
10 years 1 month ago
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Intel and Yahoo! just announced they are developing the Widget Channel. We will speak to Patrick Barry, Yahoo!'s VP of Connected TV - the person whose team was in charge of buiding the Widget Channel's widget engine.
10 years 1 month ago
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Various executives will be on the show to discuss their various interactive TV applications in use currently for the Olympics. Those include Ensequence's DISH app, Verizon FiOS' EBIF app, and SinglePoint's Text Alerts. Your host is Tracy Swedlow www.itvt.com
10 years 1 month ago
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Meredith Flynn-Ripley will talk about their new social IPTV platform, MediaFriends, and the latest news about their Tier 1 customer which is deploying their suite of products. Integra5 enables television not only to be interactive, but telephony-friendly. Your host is Tracy Swedlow www.itvt.com
10 years 1 month ago
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Anystream, CEO, Fred Singer will discuss the work his company is doing to provide on-demand video to NBC for all their Olympics coverage online. Your host is Tracy Swedlow, www.itvt.com
10 years 2 months ago
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CEO Patrick Koppula is head of an innovative company called ffwd or "fast forward." In this show, he will reveal his beta broadband TV Electronic Programming Guide and other apps possibly that can be manipulated by a Nintendo Wii wand. Your host is Tracy Swedlow www.itvt.com
10 years 2 months ago
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Five members of the Academy's Interactive Media Peer Group (all highly-experienced experts) stop by to discuss the finalists for this year's Emmy Awards Interactive categories.

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