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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (VI) 8/1/16: Twitter, MLB, NHL, NFL, Bloomberg, CBSN, Periscope, USA Network, "Mr. Robot," Verizon go90, Vevo, Vizio, VR, Vubiquity, Wurl, YouTube

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 SF 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...

DirecTV, Bloomberg Stream Live Video through iPad Apps

-- DirecTV Subscribers Must be Within WiFi Range of Set-top; Bloomberg Offers Video Everywhere
DirecTV and Bloomberg Television launched upgrades to their free apps for Apple 's iPad which allow users to watch live video on the mobile devices. While Bloomberg's app lets any iPad owner watch the live feed from its cable channel – even if they don't subscribe to a cable or satellite programming package that includes Bloomberg – DirecTV's app can only be used by iPad owners that authenticate that they are a DirecTV customer. Bloomberg...

New Jet Set Column: "President Obama, Pimm Fox and Me--The Business of TV in NYC"

[itvt] has just published the LATEST EDITION of our regular column, "Jet Set," which is authored by Brian David Johnson , consumer experience architect at Intel Corp . " Jet Set " explores the future of TV through the prism of the places, people and conversations that Johnson experiences as he goes on a global tour for his new book, Screen Future.

This edition of "Jet Set," entitled " President Obama, Pimm...