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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (IV): Visiware Sync2Ad, Wyplay, AirTies, Wiztivi, Quadrille, Movea, STMicroelectronics, MathEmbedded, L&T, Jiuzhou, Coship, MStar, Sigma, ViXS, Canal+

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

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): Adap.tv, AOL, Aereo, Syncbak, Alticast, STMicroelectronics, Lovefilm, Antik Technology, Apple TV, AT&T U-verse, ESPN, BBC, BlackArrow, Tesco, Blinkbox

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on TVOT NYC 2013 ( December 11th in New York City ), and because of the huge volume of news generated by the IBC and IFA conferences, we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format (note: if you have sent us a press release or briefed us about a piece of news, and don't yet see it covered here, please bear with us): AOL-Owned...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (V): Scripps Networks, SCTE, Simulmedia, Sling Media, Sprout, STMicroelectronics, NTT Plala, Swisscom, CBS, Syncbak, TBS, Tremor Video, IAB UK, Nielsen, Vine

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2013 (June 25th-26th in San Francisco-- special $300 discount on tickets ends midnight April 30th! ), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format. Scripps Networks Interactive to Roll Out Suite of "TV Everywhere" Web Sites and Mobile Apps this Summer SCTE Publishes New Standards Document, SCTE 130-10 2013 ("Stream Restriction Data Model"), that Is Designed to Provide...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (V): Ericsson, Microsoft, Motorola, Monterosa, Sky, Movea, STMicroelectronics, SoftAtHome, Netflix, Nielsen, SocialGuide, Twitter, OnLive, Ooyala

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2013 ( June 25th-26th in San Francisco--Early-Bird Registration ends midnight Sunday! ), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: Report: Ericsson in Discussions to Buy Microsoft's IPTV Business, as Microsoft Focuses its Advanced-TV Efforts on the Xbox Microsoft Xbox App News: SmartGlass Second-Screen App Launched for Season 3 of "Game of Thrones"; MLB.TV App Revamped; IndieFlix, Revision3,...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): Movea, Dune HD, MWare, Nagra, Opera, STMicroelectronics, Humax, Penthera, Perform, RGB Networks, HBO Europe

Because the [itvt] editorial team is busy working on our upcoming TV of Tomorrow Show event, TVOT NYC Intensive (December 10th in New York City)--and because of the large volume of news being generated by the IBC--we are covering stories in this issue in headlines format. We anticipate that it will take us a couple of days to catch up with all the recent developments, so if you have sent us a press release or...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VII): STMicroelectronics, Nagra (OpenTV), TiVo, AT&T, Charter

--STMicroelectronics Releases First Validated Drivers for Nagra's OpenTV 5 Middleware
--TiVo Secures $215+ Million Settlement of AT&T Patent Dispute
--Charter Launches TiVo Premiere in Texas
Because the [itvt] editorial team has a backlog of news to cover following TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 and our post-event vacation, we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. We anticipate that it will take us several 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,...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (V): Shazam, STMicroelectronics, Fraunhofer HHI, TelVue

--ACR Company, Shazam, Begins Offering Unlimited Free Tagging on iOS Devices
--ST, Fraunhofer HHI Unveil Standards-Based 3D Adaptive Video-Streaming Software Receiver
--TelVue Launches B1000 HyperCaster IP Broadcast Server
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. Audio-based automatic content recognition (ACR) specialist, Shazam (note: the company, which is best known for offering a mobile application that consumers can use to identify music, as well as unlock supplemental content associated with TV shows--a process it calls "tagging"--recently raised $32 million in order to further its efforts to target...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VI): Criterion Capital, SeeSaw, Sony, STMicroelectronics, Adobe

--Criterion Capital Partners Takes Controlling Stake in UK Broadband VOD Service, SeeSaw
--Sony Launches 3D VOD Service for its Bravia Connected-TV Platform
--STMicroelectronics Ports Adobe AIR to its Connected-TV SoC
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: As expected (see the article published on itvt.com, June 21st), Criterion Capital Partners has acquired a controlling stake in SeeSaw , the online video service previously owned by broadcast transmission company, Arqiva (note: Arqiva launched the service after acquiring the platform assets of Project Kangaroo, the VOD platform developed by UKVOD,...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VII): Philo, FX, PlayJam, STMicroelectronics, Adobe, Ocean Blue, Qwiki

--Philo Teams with FX on Social TV Event for "Lights Out" Premiere
--PlayJam in Interactive TV Games Partnership with STMicroelectronics
--STMicroelectronics in Partnerships with Adobe, Ocean Blue Software
--Qwiki Raises $5 Million of Planned $8 Million Series A Funding Round
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. Social TV check-in company, Philo , teamed with FX for a "virtual premiere party" Tuesday evening for the latter's new series, "Lights Out." "Fans of the show can 'check-in' on Philo to chat live, unlock a...