ActiveVideo's CloudTV Technology to Power Interactive TV on Funai Electric Connected-TV Devices

--Funai Manufactures Connected TV's and Blu-ray Players for Philips, Emerson, Magnavox and Sylvania
Cloud-based interactive TV specialist, ActiveVideo Networks , whose customers include New York-area MSO Cablevision, has racked up its first major customer win in the consumer electronics/OTT space--a market that it has been targeting for some time now. The company said Tuesday that it has signed a deal with Funai Electric that will make the latter the first consumer electronics manufacturer to bring interactive TV solutions, based entirely in the network cloud, to connected-TV devices. Funai...

ActiveVideo Demo's CloudTV Platform, Home Media Server at CableLabs Summer Conference

Cloud-based interactive TV specialist, ActiveVideo Networks , has announced its exhibit line-up for the CableLabs Summer Conference , which is underway this week (August 15th-18th) in Keystone, CO. According to the company, its demo's at the event will illustrate how the principles of cloud-based processing can enable operators to provide their customers with enhanced content distribution both to and within the home.

ActiveVideo says that it will show how its flagship CloudTV...

ActiveVideo Networks Expands Partnership with TAG Networks

--Companies Seeking to Extend Interactive TV Games Offerings to Connected CE Devices
Cloud-based interactive TV specialist, ActiveVideo Networks , announced last week that it has expanded its relationship with its long-term partner, TAG Networks , in order to extend enhanced gaming experiences to broadband-connected consumer electronics devices. This represents the third in a recent trio of CE-related announcements from the company: earlier last week ( see the article published on, January 7th ), it announced an agreement with Blockbuster that it said was designed to enhance...