Media Markt

Interactive TV News Round-Up (II): Rovi, Dixons Retail, Media Markt, Showtime, Sigma Designs, XBMC, Softel

--Rovi Enables Dixons Retail's KnowHow Movies Service to Expand its Reach
--Rovi Enables Media Markt to Expand Videodownloadshop Service; Service Integrates Rovi's DivX Plus
--Showtime Launches Alternate Reality Game (ARG) to Promote Second Season of "Homeland"
--Sigma Designs Ports XBMC Media Player onto 3D SoC
--Softel Publishes Guide to Subtitling and Captioning "Challenges"
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) , we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format: Rovi is today announcing that its Rovi Entertainment Store is powering the availability of KnowHow Movies, the broadband VOD/electronic sell-through (EST) service from Dixons Retail (owner of Currys and PC World) on a number of new platforms and devices...