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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): Alcatel-Lucent, AuthenTec, Amazon, Warner Bros., AT&T, Comcast, Buckeye CableSystem, Azuki, Discovery, Entone, John Gilles, A Different Engine, GLDS, Intralot

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 (II): BBC, Arris, Buckeye CableSystem, Cablevision, HBO

--BBC to Launch iTunes-Style Programming-Download Service
--Buckeye CableSystem Selects Arris's Whole-Home, VOD and Network-Monitoring Solutions
--Cablevision Launches HBO Go and Max Go, New "TV Everywhere" Portal
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. In a speech at the Royal Television Society, Wednesday, BBC director general, Mark Thompson, confirmed that the corporation plans to launch a paid programming-download service, similar to iTunes. Thompson stated that the service, codenamed " Project Barcelona ," will allow consumers to "purchase a digital copy of a program...

iCueTV Scores Tcommerce Deals with Major MSOs

CHICAGO - [itvt] at NCTA – Several major cable MSOs plan to deploy a tcommerce solution from iCueTV during the fourth quarter of 2011, CEO Michael Huegel said here Wednesday. While Huegel declined to name the distributors that iCueTV has struck deals with, he said the deployments will include "true tcommerce," where cable subscribers will be able to buy products marketed by advertisers with a click of their remote controls. The cable rollouts will also...

Liberty Global Taps Samsung, Intel, NDS, Nagravision to Develop New Multimedia Home Gateway

--Buckeye CableSystem Taps BigBand Networks for IP Video Delivery
International cable operator, Liberty Global , on Wednesday announced plans to work with Samsung, Intel, NDS and Nagravision to build a new multimedia home gateway device for its digital TV customers. According to Liberty Global, the device will be an all-IP platform, capable of distributing video, voice and data throughout the home and to multiple video displays; and will sport a user interface that will "seamlessly" integrate video content, widgets, apps, and an advanced search...

Buckeye CableSystem Selects Spirent Solution for Testing In-Home MoCA Networks, Multiroom DVR

Spirent , a provider of integrated performance analysis and service assurance systems, contacted [itvt] Monday to let us know that regional cable operator, Buckeye CableSystem , has selected its Tech-X Flex solution for testing its Multimedia over Coax (MoCA) in-home networks and DVR sharing/multiroom DVR application. "We realized quickly that to successfully deliver DVR sharing over a MoCA network, we needed to equip the technicians with new tools to ensure the service is turned up...