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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (VI): Twitter, Starcom MediaVest, Comedy Central, BBC America, Fuse, USA Network, Viggle, Nielsen, Virgin, TiVo, Viewster, Voddler, Volio, YouNow, YouTube, zeebox

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. Twitter in Advertising Deal with Starcom MediaVest; Companies Will Set Up "Social TV Lab" Twitter Partners with Comedy Central to Launch "#ComedyFest," Billed as "the First-Ever Celebration of Comedy and Comedians to Be Programmed...

BBC America Teams with Foursquare on Social-TV Promotion for its 6 Nations Rugby Coverage

BBC America is teaming with location-based social-media service, Foursquare , in an attempt to seed TV viewing parties in pubs and restaurants for its live coverage of the RBS 6 Nations Rugby Championship.