Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): Freeview, Grand Union, HBO, "Game of Thrones," Disruptor Beam, Trendrr, BitTorrent, Holoxica, Hopskoch, Hulu, LodgeNet, Luke Bryan

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2013 ( June 25th-26th in San Francisco ), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: UK's Free-to-Air DTT Platform, Freeview, Relaunches its Web Site with Backwards-Scrollable Guide Featuring Links to Major Catch-Up TV Services; New Site Was Developed by Grand Union Update to PrimeTime Android App for Google TV Enables Support for Amazon Prime HBO Sports President...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): LodgeNet, Music Choice, My Damn Channel, Netflix, Oxygen, Google+, Net2TV, Cinequest, Philips

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...

Other Headlines: Aereo, Civolution, Comcast, CBS, Dish Network, LodgeNet

Here are some other stories we didn't have room for in this issue: Kanojia: Aereo May Expand into Subscription Video Civolution 's SyncNow ACR Platform Wins Three Awards at IBC Comcast to Begin Rolling Out Converged Cable Access Platform (CCAP) before Year's End War of Words Breaks Out between CBS CEO, Moonves, and Dish CEO, Clayton, over Dish's Auto-Hop Ad-Skipping Tech Former Gemstar-TV Guide CEO, Battista, Tapped to Lead Hospitality-Industry Interactive TV Provider, LodgeNet

Interactive TV News Round-Up (V): Synacor, Grande Communications, UltraViolet, LodgeNet

--Synacor Targets Smaller Operators with "TV Everywhere for Everyone" Campaign
--Synacor to Power "TV Everywhere" for Grande Communications
--Consumers Can Now Set Up UltraViolet Accounts
--LodgeNet Joins DECE, Announces "Four-Track" UltraViolet Strategy
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. Synacor , which claims to power programming portals and "TV Everywhere" services that reach over 30 million high-speed Internet customers around the world, has launched what it calls its "TV Everywhere for Everyone" (TVEE) campaign. The company says that the campaign sees it investing in a platform that will enable independent...

Interactive TV News Round-Up

--Former MSNBC Host, Keith Olbermann, Joins Current TV
--HTC Invests $40 Million in Games-on-Demand Company, OnLive
--iDirect, Sky-Stream Enable Access to On-Demand Programming on Apple TV in Remote Locations
--LodgeNet Releases List of Top-10 VOD Movies on its In-Room Interactive TV Platform in 2010
--Twitpic Launches Video Sharing on Twitter
--Report: Wal-Mart's Vudu OTT Service Could Threaten iTunes' EST and Internet VOD Dominance
Here is a round-up of some other interactive TV-related stories we didn't have room for in this issue: Current TV , a channel well known for its use of user-generated content and other interactive initiatives (including, for example, its VCAM--or "Viewer Created Ad Message"--program, which invites viewers to upload their own video ads for participating brands; and "Bar Karma," its soon-to-premiere interactive TV series created by "The Sims" creator, Will Wright, and Worldwide Biggies CEO,...