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News Round-Up (III): Fox Mobile, Google TV, Harmonic, Yes

--Fox Mobile Launches Android Version of its Bitbop Mobile VOD Service
--Report: Google TV Launch Pushed Back Two Weeks to October 17th
--Harmonic Powers OTT VOD Service for Israeli Satellite-TV Operator, Yes
Due to the huge volume of interactive TV-related news generated over the past few days by the IBC, we are covering stories in this issue in round-up format. We anticipate that it will take a few more days for us to catch up with all the recent news: so if your company has sent us a press release or briefed us on an announcement, and you don't yet see your news covered in this issue,...

Fox Mobile Entertainment Launches "Family Guy" Interactive Video Application for the iPhone

--App Lets Users Create, Share their own Video Mixes
Fox Mobile Entertainment (FME) announced Thursday the launch of an iPhone/iPod touch interactive video application for its animated series, "Family Guy." Dubbed the "Freakin' Sweet Family Guy" app and designed specifically to run on the new iPhone 3.0 OS, the new application--which is the result of a collaboration between FME; Rhythm New Media, a company that specializes in developing and monetizing ad-supported mobile video applications; Brightcove, a provider of broadband video publishing solutions; and interactive...