Evolution Digital

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (II) 8/1/16: AwesomenessTV, ITV, BBC, BitTorrent, Cadent, TiVo Research, CBS, clypd, Dish, Sling TV, comScore, Dolby Labs, EPIX, Jon Dakss, ESPN, Evolution Digital

As most of you are probably aware, [itvt]'s news round-ups were on hiatus for a couple of months, because our editorial team was working on TVOT SF 2016 and then taking a post-event break. We expect it will take us a few weeks to catch up with all recent developments (note: we have marked older stories with the date they originally broke), so if you have sent us a press release or briefed us about...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up 2/26/14 (III): Qplay, Roku, Rovi, Veveo, SeaChange, ThinkAnalytics, TiVo, Evolution Digital, TMS, The Filter, NCM, Twitter, Intel, Wowza, WWE, MLBAM, TheFineBros

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2014 ( June 10th-11th in San Francisco --purchase your Super-Early-Bird Discount tickets here! ), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: TiVo Co-Founders, James Barton and Mike Ramsay, Launch Internet-Video Company, Qplay ; Company Promises to Let Users "Curate Internet Video across the Web and Enjoy Highly Personalized Streams of Content Called Q's"; Qplay System Consists of...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (II): Current TV, Fourth Wall Studios, httv, GMI, HbbTV, Televes, Hulu, iN Demand, Motorola Mobility, Comcast RDK, Rovi, Evolution Digital

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...

New iTV Doctor Column on Evolution Digital's Decision to Incorporate EBIF onto its One-Way DTA's

[itvt] has just published the latest edition of Rick Howe 's regular column, " The iTV Doctor Is In! "

THIS EDITION focuses on Evolution Digital 's decision to incorporate an EBIF agent onto its one-way DTA's (see the article published on itvt.com, September 1st). "One-way EBIF--what can you do with that?" the iTV Doctor asks. The answer to his question, the good doctor discovers, is that "you can do quite a bit..."

News Round-Up

--ANT Reports Higher H1 Revenues, Lower Losses
--BBC Outlines iPlayer Design Strategy
--Evolution Digital to Incorporate EBIF into its DTA's
--Harmonic Reveals Exhibit Plans for IBC
--IMPALA Welcomes BBC's Decision to Open Source its MHEG+ Toolkit
--Netgem Posts Strong H1 Financial Results
--Sony Launches Qriocity OTT VOD Service in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, UK
--Interactive TV Company, Two Way Media, Launches Web Game on Virginmedia.com
Here is a round-up of some other recent interactive TV-related stories that we didn't have room for in this issue: Cambridge, UK-based digital TV client software company, ANT , has released financial results for the first half: revenues totaled £2.1 million, compared to £2.0 million for the year-ago period; and losses from operations totaled £0.5 million, compared to £0.9 million. The BBC has published a detailed account on its BBC Internet blog of the design...

TVMAX to Launch Evolution Digital's TiVo HD DVR Offering

--Plans to Use TiVo Box's OTT Capabilities to Provide Customers with VOD
Evolution Digital --a division of Evolution Broadband, a reseller of digital equipment to independent cable operators--said last week that it is supplying TiVo HD DVR's to TVMAX , a regional cable operator that specializes in providing services to MDU's and that serves the greater Houston area. The company, which announced a similar deal with Canada's Compton Communications last week ( see the article published in itvt.com, December 16th ), has a partnership with TiVo that...

Compton Communications Becomes First Canadian Cable Operator to Launch Evolution's TiVo Offering

--Evolution Recently Abandoned tru2way in Favor of TiVo HD DVR's as an Interactive TV Platform
Evolution Digital --a division of Evolution Broadband , a reseller of digital equipment to independent cable operators--said Tuesday that Compton Communications has become the first Canadian operator to select its TiVo HD DVR offering. "Now that the TiVo HD DVR is a one-box solution in Canada, acting as the sole cable box, TiVo's brand recognition as the world's leading user interface and DVR made it the logical next step to enhance our product offering," Travis...