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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up 10/6/15 (I): ABC News, Jaunt, Accedo, Adobe, Amazon, Android TV, Anvato, AOL, Apple, Arris, ATSC 3.0, AwesomenessTV, BBC, BlackArrow, Bright House, Brightcove

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on TVOT NYC 2015 (December 3rd at the SVA Theatre in New York City-- purchase your Fall Discount tickets here! ), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: ABC News Supplements Report on Syrian Civil War with Jaunt-Powered VR Accedo Unveils Next Generation of its Accedo VIA Multiscreen Solution; Solution's Core VIA Applications "Will Now Be Accompanied by 2 New Offerings: Accedo VIA...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): ABC News, Ad-ID, SAG-AFTRA, ANA, 4A's, CIMM, EIDR, Aereo, CBS, AOL, FreeWheel, Mediaocean, HuffPost Live, Nielsen

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2013 (June 25th-26th in San Francisco), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format. ABC News Launches Social Soundtracker Social-TV App Negotiations between SAG-AFTRA and ANA-4A's Joint Policy Committee Result in Ad-ID Mandate: All Commercials for TV, Radio and Digital Platforms that Feature SAG-AFTRA Members Must Use Ad-ID as Sole Standard Commercial Identifier CIMM, Ad-ID, EIDR and Close...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (IV): Qwiki, Microsoft Bing, ABC News, Rockify, Sky, Telus, Time Warner Cable, Paradox Interactive, TwitchTV, Twitter

As most of you are probably aware, [itvt]'s daily news reporting was on hiatus for a few weeks, because our editorial team was working on the TV of Tomorrow Show and then taking a post-event break. We are covering the news we have missed via a series of headline round-ups, and will then resume daily news production. We expect it will take us a few more days to catch up with all recent developments, so...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (I): ABC News, Bluefin Labs, Amino, Arris (Moxi)

--ABC News Taps Bluefin Labs for Social-TV Analysis of Major Events in 2012 Presidential Campaign
--Amino Credits Product Range Simplification, Improved Operational Performance for Strong Results
--Arris: Moxi No Longer Available in Retail, EPG Data and Tech Support to Cease at End of 2013
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2012 , we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. ABC News said Tuesday that it is partnering with social-TV measurement and analytics company, Bluefin Labs , for social-TV analysis of "coverage of key nights in the 2012 presidential campaign, including on-air use of social media insights, analytics and data visualizations during ABC News broadcasts of Super Tuesday, the...

ABC to Shine Spotlight on IntoNow at Republican Debate

-- Moderators to Cite Data from Live IntoNow Social Polls in Questions for Candidates
Three months after Yahoo signed a broad partnership agreement with ABC News , the Internet giant's IntoNow social TV subsidiary will be spotlighted during a debate featuring Republican presidential candidates on Saturday. IntoNow said viewers that tag the debate on ABC will be able to participate in polls. The moderators plan to cite data from the polls in questions for the candidates. IntoNow isn't the first social network to gain exposure through a presidential debate...

News Round-Up (I): ABC News, Starz, AllVid, Alcatel-Lucent, Microsoft, BBC Red Button

--ABC News, Starz Release iPad Applications
--Multiple Companies and Organizations Submit Comments to FCC's AllVid Inquiry
--Alcatel-Lucent Launches Compact Microsoft Mediaroom-Based IPTV Solution for Smaller Operators
--BBC Releases Red-Button Programming Schedule through July 30th
The [itvt] editorial team is on the road this week and next, so we are covering most stories in round-up/summary form, and we anticipate that there will be some additional interruptions of our regular news publishing schedule beyond that. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience to our readers. ABC News has announced the release of a new application for the Apple iPad . "The new application takes full advantage of the form and functionality...

ABC News to Debut Twitter-Enabled Broadband Video Show, "NightTline"

In a posting on its Web site, Monday, ABC News announced that its long-running nightly news magazine show, " Nightline ," is expanding its relationship with microblogging service, Twitter , to launch a new, weekly, half-hour broadband TV show that will be hosted by "Nightline's" regular anchors and correspondents, and that it says will provide a forum for viewers to use Twitter to simultaneously discuss and debate the news of the day. Entitled "NightTline" and...