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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up 9/1/15 (III): Facebook, Hank Green, Fine Bros. true{X}, Fox, FreeCast, FreeWheel, fuboTV, Fuisz Media, Fullscreen, Fusion, Vessel, GroupM, Crackle, GroupM, HBO

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on TVOT NYC 2015 (December 3rd at the SVA Theatre in New York City --purchase your Super-Early-Bird tickets here! ), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: Facebook Launches Live Broadcasting Capability--But Only for "Public Figures" Facebook Casts Light on Plans to Expand Live Broadcasting Capability In Earnings Call, CEO Zuckerberg Stresses Facebook's Embrace of Video and VR: "Connecting People with More Great...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up 3/3/15 (II): Cablevision, Cartoon Network, Charter, clypd, Collective, Comcast, Crackle, NewFronts, Delivery Agent, Nielsen, DirecTV, Disney/ABC

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2015 (June 23rd-24th in San Francisco -- purchase your Early-Bird tickets here !), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format:

Sony to Launch Interactive Sports Game Show 'Sports Jeopardy!' on Crackle

By Steve Donohue, for [itvt]
Sony is stepping up its investment in original programming for over-the-top video service Crackle , announcing Wednesday that it has ordered more than 100 episodes of original episodes, including a new drama series, sitcom and sports game show hosted by former ESPN anchor Dan Patrick. Patrick will host Sports Jeopardy! , a spinoff of Sony’s Jeopardy! series, starring Alex Trebeck. Sony described Sports Jeopardy! as an interactive program, as viewers will be able to use...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up 4/7/14 (III): Clearleap, iStreamPlanet, Collective Digital Studio, Comcast, Comedy Central, "Conan," Nagra, Conax, Cox, Invidi, Crackle, NBCU, Disney, Dish, Enswers

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2014 ( June 10th-11th in San Francisco -- purchase your tickets here !), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: Clearleap Teams with iStreamPlanet to Offer "Complete Multiscreen Live Linear Video Solution"; Integration of Companies' Platforms "Allows for the Capture, Management and Retransmission of Live Video to Virtually any Connected Device" Clearleap to Present Research on "the...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up 3/3/14 (III): Samsung, Mandalay Sports Media, Shazam, TVGN, Telescope, Crackle, PlayStation Vita, TiVo, Turner, ABC, Twitter Amplify, ViXS, RDK, Xbox, Tumblr, ZEFR

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2014 (June 10th-11th in San Francisco-- purchase your tickets here !), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: Samsung Partners with Mandalay Sports Media for ACR-Powered Interactive TV on Smart TV's, Tablets and Smartphones; Mandalay "Is Currently Developing a Variety of Shows that Will Be Coupled with Samsung's ACR Technology Platform to Enable Complementary and Supplementary Content...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (II): Coca-Cola, Concurrent, Crackle, LG, Samsung, Vizio, Dijit, Miso, E!, Empathy Lab, FlixMaster, Sony, Ashley Highfield

As most of you are probably aware, [itvt]'s daily news reporting was on hiatus for several weeks, because our editorial team was working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2012 and then taking a post-event break. In order to catch up with the news we missed during that period--as well as the huge volume of news generated earlier this month by CES 2013--we are covering stories in headlines/round-up format (note: we have marked older stories with the...

Fanhattan Lands Programming from Lifetime, PBS, Crackle

--iPhone and iPad Users Get Access to 'Nova', 'Donnie Brasco', 'How I Met Your Mother'

Fanhattan said it struck deals with Lifetime Television , Crackle and PBS which will allow users with its app for Apple 's iPhone and iPad to view free video content. Crackle will supply Fanhattan with movies ranging from Donnie Brasco to Starship Troopers , while PBS will give Fanhattan users access to Nova , Antique Roadshow and The American Experience . Fanhattan said Lifetime will supply it with Project Accessory , How I...

Sony Spotlights Internet TV in Bravia Ad Campaign

Sony makes the ability for TV viewers to connect to the Internet the centerpiece of an ad campaign for its new line of Bravia LCD HDTVs. Its strategy is a departure from previous ad campaigns, which have focused on screen size and resolution. "It's Internet and TV combined. It's movies, music and apps, all streamed through the Internet," Sony says in its new spot, with actor Christian Slater providing the voiceover. The ad walks viewers...