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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): Maker Studios, Blip, MTV VMA's, Netflix, NFL Digital Media, Numericable, Orb Networks, Qualcomm, Roku, RTL

As most of our readers are probably aware, [itvt]'s news reporting was on hiatus for several weeks, because our editorial team was working on TVOT 2013 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 catch...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): Motive Television, MultiChoice, Orb Networks

--Motive Television Launches "Video to Go" Sideloading Capability
--South Africa's MultiChoice Launches Transactional VOD Service
--Orb Live App Enables Streaming of Premium Online Programming to Smartphones
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: Motive Television has announced "Video to Go," which it bills as a "major advancement" in its Television Anytime Anywhere platform, enabling "the seamless loading of recorded movies and other pre-recorded material to laptops, iPads and other tablet and mobile devices. The advancement allows viewers to transfer a recorded file from their...

New iTV Doctor Column Examines How the Cloud Will Impact the Future of Media

--Features Interviews with Orb's Joe Costello, FourthWall's Ellen Dudar, Ceton's Ed Graczyk, ivi TV's Todd Weaver, and Arlen Communications' Gary Arlen
[itvt] has just published the latest edition of Rick Howe 's regular column, " The iTV Doctor Is In! " This edition sees the iTV Doctor asking a group of industry experts--Joe Costello, chairman and CEO of Orb Networks; Ellen Dudar, chief product officer at FourthWall Media; Ed Graczyk, chief marketing officer at Ceton Corporation; Todd Weaver, CEO of ivi TV; and Gary Arlen, president of Arlen Communications--what the world will be like when all...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VI): never.no, OnLive, Vizio, Orb Networks, PBS

--Interactive TV Software Company, never.no, Appoints New VP of Broadcast
--OnLive to Offer Cloud-Based Games Service on Vizio Connected TV's
--New Orb BR Software Transforms Blu-ray Players, PS3's into Connected-TV Devices
--PBS App Launched for iPhone, iPod touch
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. Norwegian interactive TV software company, never.no , has announced the appointment of Kristian Kim Eikeland as VP of broadcast, in which role he will be responsible for both international business development and sales. "never.no's innovative Interactivity...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VII): never.no, Oberon Media, Ocean Blue, Ooyala, Orb Networks, Overlay.tv, Oxygen Media, Philo, PlayJam, Popsy Interactive, Pushbutton

[itvt]'s daily news coverage went on hiatus October 18th in order to allow our editorial staff to work full time on TVOT NYC Intensive. This issue contains a round-up of some of the major interactive TV-related news stories that have broken since then. Due to the volume of news we are covering in this issue, our summaries of each item are somewhat more abbreviated than usual (note: extensive background information on most of the companies...