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Interactive TV News Round-Up (V): icueTV, DropWallet, Real Simple, KIT digital, NBC Sports

--icueTV's DropWallet in mCommerce Deal with Real Simple
--KIT digital Launches Social TV-Enabled Programming Guide
--NBCOlympics to Offer Comprehensive Streaming Olympics Coverage, but on "TV Everywhere" Basis
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. Due to the volume of news generated by the NAB Show last week, we anticipate that it will take us a few more days to catch up: so if your company has sent us a press release or briefed us on an announcement, and you don't yet see your...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): SeaChange, Rogers Communications, Sky, S&T, icueTV

--SeaChange Powers Dynamic VOD Ad Insertion for Rogers Communications --Sky Launches "Sky Store" Transactional VOD Service, Replacing Sky Box Office --S&T, icueTV Demo Integration via EBIF-Based "Click-to-Text" App for Political Donations
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. Multiscreen video software company, SeaChange International , said Tuesday that it is helping power dynamic VOD ad insertion, during mid-roll breaks, for Canadian MSO, Rogers Communications . According to the company, Rogers is the first North American MSO to roll out mid-roll dynamic VOD ad insertion. "As one of...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): Cablevision ITV Ads, Fav.tv, TVGuide.com, icueTV, itaas, EBIF

--Cablevision Trumpets Success of its Interactive TV Advertising Products
--Fav.tv Acquired by TVGuide.com
--icueTV's Applications Test Successfully in itaas' EBIF Environment
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. Cablevision announced Monday (in a press release that appears to be timed to maintain confidence in single-screen interactive TV advertising, following Canoe Ventures' recent announcement that it is abandoning its efforts to implement a national ITV advertising platform--see the article published on itvt.com, February 22nd) that its advanced advertising...

SeaChange to Host TVOT NYC Intensive Workshop Session, "Putting T-Commerce into Play"

[itvt] is pleased to announce that SeaChange International will be hosting a workshop at TVOT NYC Intensive (December 5th, 730 Third Avenue at 45th Street on the 17th Floor, New York: view the schedule of sessions here ; purchase tickets here ). Entitled " Putting T-Commerce into Play: Mapping Today's Real-World Examples through to Multiscreen Transactions and Integrated Advertising ," the workshop will explore examples of t-commerce in action today, and attempt to identify near-term...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (IV): Hulu, icueTV, SeaChange, SureWest, iPowow, Miss Universe

--Hulu Plus Now Has Over 1 Million Subscribers
--icueTV Partnering with SeaChange on SureWest VOD tCommerce Deployment
--iPowow's Second Screen Voting System Generates 23.6 Million "Miss Universe" Votes in 9 Minutes
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 , we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. At a Goldman Sachs investor conference earlier this week, Hulu CEO Jason Kilar revealed that the company's premium subscription service, Hulu Plus, now has over a million subscribers. The company had originally expected the service, which launched last November, to pass that milestone by the end of the year. icueTV ,...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (IV): Hulu, Panasonic, LXD, icueTV, Strategy & Technology

--Hulu Plus Launches on Select Panasonic Connected TV's and Blu-ray Players
--Third Season of "Legion of Extraordinary Dancers" Debuts on Hulu This Week
--icueTV in Integration Partnership with Strategy & Technology
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been on the road the past few weeks, we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. We anticipate that it will take us several days 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, please bear with us. Hulu has announced...

iCueTV Scores Tcommerce Deals with Major MSOs

CHICAGO - [itvt] at NCTA – Several major cable MSOs plan to deploy a tcommerce solution from iCueTV during the fourth quarter of 2011, CEO Michael Huegel said here Wednesday. While Huegel declined to name the distributors that iCueTV has struck deals with, he said the deployments will include "true tcommerce," where cable subscribers will be able to buy products marketed by advertisers with a click of their remote controls. The cable rollouts will also...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): icueTV, Groupon, Imagina US, CMC, Insight, itaas

--icueTV Teaming with Groupon on tcommerce Demo at Cable Show
--Imagina US Taps Comcast Media Center for VOD Delivery
--Insight Taps itaas for EBIF Deployment
--itaas Launches iLaunch Program to Expedite Development and Deployment of EBIF Apps
Due to the large volume of news being generated this week by the Cable Show, we are covering today's stories in abbreviated round-up/summary form: icueTV is set to team with Groupon on a tcommerce demo at the NCTA Cable Show, Tuesday, the Chicago Tribune reported Monday. icueTV COO, George Singley, told the newspaper that the demo will show how viewers watching a Groupon commercial could use their remotes to access a menu of options, including...

iCueTV Adds Discovery, AOL TW Commerce Veteran, Patrick Gates, to Senior Management Team

--Company Says it Successfully Tested its Platform at CableLabs' Recent Interop Event
iCueTV , a Cherry Hill, NJ-based developer of interactive TV applications for digital cable, announced Tuesday that it has appointed Patrick Gates to a senior management position (note: the company is apparently still deciding on his title, as it did not include it in the press release announcing his appointment). Gates was most recently president and general manager of Discovery Commerce, Discovery Communications' retail division, where, according to iCueTV, he led the turnaround and expansion...