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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): ABC, Alloy Digital, Amazon.com, AMC Networks, Avail-TVN, BBC, Broadpeak, Sofrecom, Viaccess-Orca, CableLabs, Cablevision, mPortal, Cisco, Intel

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's "The Bachelor" Displaying Viewer Tweets On-Screen in Real Time YouTube Channel Operator, Alloy Digital, Secures $30 Million Series-A Investment from ABS Capital Partners Amazon.com's Original Programming Arm, Amazon Studios, Greenlights Pilot for Children's Series, "Sara Solves It": Will Be Available for...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): ABC, Oscars, Adap.tv, Amazon.com, Scripps Networks, "American Idol," AOL, VivaKi, Axel Springer, TunedIn, BBC iPlayer, BBC Red Button, Brightcove

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 Trumpets Success of its Multiplatform Oscars Coverage Report: Online Video Advertising Marketplace Company, Adap.tv, in Discussions with Investment Banks about IPO Amazon.com in Licensing Deal with Scripps Networks Interactive; Deal Will Make Previous Seasons of Shows from HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network,...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): Amazon.com, MGM, Lovefilm, NBCUniversal, Xbox 360, Paramount, Beenius, Broadcast International, TechnoTrend Goerler, Vestel

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

Interactive TV News Round-Up (I): adRise, Aereo, Amazon.com, Discovery Communications

--adRise Launches Free Platform for Building, Distributing and Monetizing Video Apps on Connected TV
--Aereo's Controversial Internet-TV Service Launches in NYC with 90-Day Free Trial
--Amazon.com in Streaming Video Deal with Discovery Communications
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. adRise , a company best known for its connected-TV advertising platform, has launched adRise Connect, a free connected-TV distribution platform that it bills as allowing premium content owners to instantly build, distribute and monetize video apps for all major connected-TV platforms. The San Francisco-based start-up has also secured a...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (I): Amazon.com, Fox, Clikthrough, Comcast Spotlight

--Amazon.com in Instant-Streaming Deal with Fox
--Clikthrough Powers Interactive Video for Bergdorf Goodman
--Comcast Spotlight Has Delivered 1,000+ ITV Ad Campaigns, Generating 2.7 Billion+ Impressions
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. We anticipate that it will take us a couple of 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, please bear with us. Amazon.com...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): Yahoo!, IntoNow, NDS, Pushbutton, Amazon.com

--Yahoo!'s IntoNow Launches Android App, Supports "Project Runway"
--NDS Names Dave Habiger CEO; Ex-CEO Abe Peled Becomes Executive Chairman
--Pushbutton Acquired by Amazon.com
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been on the road the past few weeks, 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, please bear with us. IntoNow , the...

Yidio Hits 1.5 Million Registered Users

-- Internet TV Guide Generates 10 Million Monthly Visitors
Three years after its debut, online television guide site Yidio said it hit the milestone of reaching 1.5 million registered users. Yidio has made a business of aggregating links to both free and paid online TV series on its site, in addition to embedding videos from Hulu and other online video portals. For example, it offers six ways to watch the "Goodbye, Michael" episode of NBC's "The Office", including links to NBC.com , Hulu.com ,...

News Round-Up

--Amazon Launches "Disc+ On Demand" Promotion
--AFI Publishes Videos from its Annual DigiFest
--Oprah Winfrey's OWN in Multiplatform Partnership with Documentary Distributor
Here is a round-up of some other interactive TV-related stories we didn't have room for in this issue: Online retailer, Amazon.com , has launched a promotion called " Disc+ On Demand ," under which customers who purchase a title on DVD or Blu-ray disc are provided, at no additional charge, with instant on-demand access to a standard-definition version of that title. The on-demand version of the title is automatically added to customers' digital libraries. Currently,...