Cable Interacts

Interactive TV News Round-Up (II): BlackArrow, Rogers Communications, Cable Interacts, Hillcrest Labs

--BlackArrow Powers Dynamic VOD Ad Insertion for Rogers Communications
--Cable Interacts 2012 Speakers Announced
--Hillcrest Labs Targets Smartphone and Tablet Space
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. Dynamic advertising-insertion technology specialist, BlackArrow , will announce today (Wednesday) that Canadian MSO, Rogers Communications , is deploying its Advanced Advertising System to power an advertising marketplace for its VOD services. "BlackArrow's Advanced Advertising System provides cable system operators and programmers with the real-time, multiplatform advertising-management and decision solutions...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): BBC, Big Frame, YouTube, Cable Interacts, Canoe Ventures

--BBC Releases Red-Button Programming Schedule through March 5th
--YouTube Talent Management Company, Big Frame, to Launch YouTube Channel, BAMMO
--Cable Interacts 2012 Scheduled for April 5th
--Industry Reactions to the Termination of Canoe's Efforts to Implement National ITV Platform
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. The BBC has released the schedule of programming and interactive content that will be available via the BBC Red Button service through March 3rd. Big Frame , a company that specializes in producing content and managing talent for YouTube (the company claims to have generated over 8.3 million uniques),...

Students Present Launch Plans for Interactive Apps at The Cable Center in Denver

Business students presented launch plans for real-world interactive TV applications during the first Daniels Interactive Case Study Competition on October 27 at The Cable Center in Denver. The winning team from the University of Denver's Daniels College of Business presented a business plan for a 2-screen synchronized programming app developed by Ball State University students. Craig Leddy , president of Interactive TV Works, and Ron Rizzuto , professor and co-director, Daniels College of Business, created...

Cable Interacts Event Will Feature the First Daniels Interactive Competition

Industry veteran Craig Leddy of Interactive TV Works will facilitate another Cable Interacts event in Denver, featuring the first ever Daniels Interactive Case Study Competition . The event, hosted by CTAM Rocky Mountains , is October 27 from 8:30AM to 12:30PM MT at The Cable Center. Included is a "State of Interactive" panel session moderated by Leddy and including speakers from Canoe, Time Warner Cable, Comcast Media Center, HSN and Arris. In the Daniels competition,...