Muzu

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (V): Roku, Blockbuster, Rovi, Boxfish, mPortal, Muzu, DivX, LG Electronics, Samsung, SeaChange International, SecondSync

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2013 ( June 25th-26th in San Francisco -- Super-Early-Bird Registration ends midnight Thursday!), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: Blockbuster On Demand Launches on Roku Rovi Expands its Rovi Advertising Service to Support Integration of Advanced Display and Video Advertising in Mobile-Phone, Tablet and Connected-TV Apps; Participants in New In-App Advertising Trial Program Include Boxfish, mPortal,...

HSN, Oberon Media, Static2358 (PlayJam), Muzu.tv Announce Widgets for Samsung's Internet@TV

A number of companies last week announced plans to offer interactive TV applications on supported Samsung HDTV's, Blu-ray players and Home Theater Systems through Samsung's recently updated Internet@TV over-the-top (OTT) platform, and its newly announced Samsung Apps app store service (note: for more on the latter, see the article published on itvt.com, January 7th ). They include: HSN , which is launching its HSN Shop by Remote app on the platform. According to the company,...

Broadband Video Music Site Operator, Muzu, in Content Deal with Warner Music UK

--Muzu Plans to Target the US Next Year
Warner Music UK announced Thursday that it has formed a partnership with Muzu , a Dublin-based company which operates a music-themed broadband TV Web site. According to the terms of the deal, Warner Music says, Muzu users in the UK and Ireland (and presumably elsewhere, as the service does not appear to be geo-restricted) will be given unlimited, on-demand access to thousands of videos from Warner Music's roster of local and international acts, and the...