Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (II): Beachfront Media, MeFeedia, Google TV, CBS, Charter, CableCARD, Comigo,, Hola, KPMG

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...

MeFeedia Launches Analytics Suite for HTML5 Video

--Company Says Suite Reveals Consumption by Device
Web video search engine provider, MeFeedia , contacted [itvt] Wednesday to let us know that it is today launching a free analytics suite for HTML5 video that reports on consumption by device. According to the company, the new analytics offering enables the tracking of video engagement across the Web, mobiles and connected TV platforms--including on the Apple iPad and the forthcoming Google TV platform. "Consumers are increasingly watching video on all screens from laptops to...

Rogers Taps Brightcove, Endeca to Power Redesigned Version of its "Citytv Video Theatre" Web Site

--Brightcove: Rival Ooyala "Crossed an Ethical Line that Could Have Harmed Customers and the Industry"
--More Broadband Video Platform Providers Announce iPad/HTML5 Support
--Hulu May Test Subscription-Based Service with New iPad App
Broadband video platform provider, Brightcove , said Wednesday that it has been tapped by Rogers Digital Media to power a redesigned version of the latter's " Citytv Video Theatre " Web site ( ). The revamped site--which offers locally produced programming from Citytv itself, as well as full-length episodes of such shows as "30 Rock," "The Bachelor" and "The Biggest Loser"--also features technology from Endeca Technologies which has been integrated with the Brightcove platform...