Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): Capablue, Chad, Matt & Rob, Charter (Ascent), Cisco, Clearleap, CloverLeaf Digital, ConciseClick, Clikthrough, CNBC, Comcast

[itvt]'s daily news coverage went on hiatus October 18th in order to allow our editorial staff to work full time on TVOT NYC Intensive . This issue contains a round-up of some of the major interactive TV-related news stories that have broken since then. Due to the volume of news we are covering in this issue, our summaries of each item are somewhat more abbreviated than usual (note: extensive background information on most of the...

Capablue Teams with Brightcove, TV Genius on Customizable Video Platform for Connected TV's

--Scottish Broadcaster STV Said to Be Close to Deal to Deploy the Platform
UK-based Web-TV convergence agency, Capablue (note: the company previously worked on the BBC iPlayer and on Project Kangaroo, the now-defunct project that subsequently became the technological core of broadcast transmission company Arqiva's new broadband VOD service, SeeSaw), says that it has partnered with online video platform provider, Brightcove , and TV search and recommendations specialist, TV Genius , to implement "Connected," an offering that it bills as a fully customizable portal platform, designed for the...