Delivery Agent

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (II): Fox, UltraViolet, FX, "Sons of Anarchy," Magic Ruby, Delivery Agent, Google+ Hangouts, Intertrust, KIT digital, Channel 4, LG, Martha Stewart, Hulu, AOL On Network

Because the [itvt] editorial team is busy working on our upcoming TV of Tomorrow Show event, TVOT NYC Intensive (December 10th in New York City)--and because of the large volume of news being generated by the IBC--we are covering stories in this issue in headlines format. We anticipate that it will take us a couple of days to catch up with all the recent developments, so if you have sent us a press release or...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): AT&T U-verse, CBS, "Big Brother," Comcast, Scripps Networks, Delivery Agent, History Channel, Elemental Technologies, Hulu, Kinect, MobiTV

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 (III): ConnecTV, Delivery Agent, Cablevision, Shazam, Boston Celtics

--ConnecTV Launches ACR-Powered Social-TV App
--Delivery Agent Powers Super Bowl Tcommerce for Cablevision, Shazam
--Delivery Agent in Multiplatform Commerce Partnership with the Boston Celtics
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 time for the Super Bowl , ConnecTV , a social-TV company co-founded by interactive TV industry veteran Ian Aaron (note: the company recently announced an integration partnership with ACR technology provider, Civolution --see the article published on itvt.com, January 10th), last week launched a second-screen app in the...

"T-Commerce Deployments: Overcoming Challenges Evolving Best Practices" at TVOT NYC Intensive 2011

[itvt] is pleased to present a video recording of the session, " T-Commerce Deployments: Overcoming Challenges and Evolving Best Practices ," which was one of the highlights of our recent TVOT NYC Intensive event (took place December 5th in New York City). The session was described in the TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 brochure as follows:

Verizon Sees Strong Demand for Tcommerce Product

-- Delivery Agent CEO: Initial Data 'Has Exceeded All Our Expectations Wildly'
New York -- Verizon is already seeing strong demand for a new tcommerce product that allows its FiOS TV subscribers to buy products from History channel with their remote controls, executives said here Monday at the TVOT NYC Intensive. "The initial data ... has exceeded all of our expectations wildly," said Delivery Agent CEO Mike Fitzsimmons , whose company is providing the technology for the tcommerce service. Fitzsimmons said it took 500 days for Delivery...

Shazam, Delivery Agent Enable Tcommerce in NBCU TV Series

-- Viewers of USA's 'Covert Affairs' can Buy Merchandise through Mobile Devices
Shazam struck a unique deal with Delivery Agent which will allow viewers of USA Network series Covert Affairs to easily buy merchandise related to the program through Apple iOS and Android mobile devices. The agreement announced Tuesday appears to be just the beginning of an effort by Delivery Agent, and Comcast 's NBCUniversal to add tcommerce capabilities to TV series by relying on Shazam's automatic content recognition (ACR) technology. Following the launch with Covert Affairs...

Intel, Liberty Global, Invest in Delivery Agent

-- Tcommerce Firm Raises $35.5 Million in Fifth Round of Funding
Delivery Agent said Thursday that it raised $35.5 million in funding from Intel Capital , Liberty Global Ventures , Grazia Equity and other investors in its fifth round of funding. The tcommerce specialist has raised a total of $107.3 million in equity funding, and said its latest round included additional cash from previous investors, including Bessemer Venture Partners . Backing from Intel and Liberty Global provides a big boost for Delivery Agent and the tcommerce...

Interview: Jeff Siegel, Rovi's SVP of Global Media Sales, on the Company's Connected-TV Advertising Efforts

In this recorded episode of [itvt]'s talk radio show, " Radio [i]tvt ," Jeff Siegel , SVP of global media sales at Rovi , discusses the company's connected-TV advertising network, which delivers ads to such platforms as Samsung, Sony and Toshiba. Among other things, he explains how viewers are interacting with the ads on the network, describes the kinds of data these interactions are generating, and provides information on other recent and forthcoming developments in...

Rovi Targets Connected TVs in Advertising Trial

--By Steve Donohue Rovi is beginning to test ways to sell advertising on broadband connected TVs from Samsung and other consumer electronics manufacturers. The interactive program guide vendor announced Tuesday that it had signed Carnival Cruise Lines and clients of interactive TV ad agency BrightLine to participate in a trial that it will run in North America. It also plans to conduct trials in the United Kingdom and Canada during the second half of 2011...

Rovi, Delivery Agent Partner to Bring Contextual Tcommerce to EPG's

--Rovi Signs Multi-Year EPG Patent License Agreement with Cablevision, Releases Q4 Financial Results
EPG provider, Rovi , and tcommerce specialist, Delivery Agent , on Tuesday announced that they are partnering to launch the first-ever contextual commerce capability within Rovi EPG's for television programming. With this capability, the companies say, viewers will be able to buy products and services directly from the EPG, using their remote controls. The companies say that they are also planning to offer similar commerce capabilities to consumers who access their EPG's through the Web...

Pages