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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (VI): Ooyala, CSC Media, OIPF, Opera Software, AirTies, Amino, Dailymotion, Changhong, Perform Group, Piksel, QuickPlay Media

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on TVOT NYC 2013 (December 11th in New York City), and because of the huge volume of news generated by the IBC and IFA conferences, we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format (note: if you have sent us a press release or briefed us about a piece of news, and don't yet see it covered here, please bear with us): Ooyala Publishes its...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (IV): never.no, Orad, OIPF, Roku, Rovi, EA, Samsung, Shazam, Adforce.ie, Stevie, Xbox, TalkTalk, Threadlife

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 headlines format: never.no Launches Sync, a Toolkit for Synchronizing TV Ads with Supplemental Second-Screen Content and Interactivity never.no in Social-TV Partnership with Broadcast Graphics Company, Orad Open IPTV Forum (OIPF) Signs Up 18 New Members in Just Over Six Months Roku...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): Nielsen, CIMM, OIPF, Peel, Samsung, PlayJam, Marmalade, Paramount, Ptch, RAMP, StarVest Partners, Comcast Ventures, SeaChange, Showtime, Sky

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 headlines format: Nielsen Launches its Long-Awaited Cross-Platform Campaign Ratings; Launch Follows Trials with ESPN, Facebook, GroupM, Hulu and Unilever Nielsen, Coalition for Innovative Media Measurement (CIMM) Form Innovation Committee to Collaborate on Nielsen's Mobile Television Audience Measurement (mTAM) Initiative Connected Home Academy...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VI): never.no, Vizrt, Nielsen, GroupM, OIPF

--never.no, Vizrt Partner to Offer "Integrated Social-TV and Graphics Infrastructure"
--Nielsen, GroupM Collaborate on Cross-Platform Advertising-Measurement Service
--Open IPTV Forum Seeks to Attract Smaller Businesses via Tiered Fee Structure
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. Norwegian interactive TV company, never.no , has signed a preferred partnership agreement with Vizrt , a provider of real-time 3D graphics and asset-management tools for the broadcast industry. "Under the agreement, both companies will promote and support each other's products, which together give customers a unique, best-in-class solution for...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (V): MPEGIF, OIPF, Oxygen Media, ACTV8.ME, Peel

-- MPEG Industry Forum to Be Merged into Open IPTV Forum -- Oxygen Media Taps ACTV8.ME to Bring Social TV to "The Glee Project" -- Peel Launches "Second-Screen Engagement Platform" within its Flagship iOS App
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. The Open IPTV Forum (OIPF) and the MPEG Industry Forum (MPEGIF) said Monday that they have reached agreement to merge the assets of the MPEGIF into the OIPF. "The activities of the MPEG Industry Forum have reached a natural and successful conclusion with the emergence of MPEG-4 Part 10,...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (IV): OIPF, Panasonic, Acetrax

--OIPF Publishes Update to Release 2 of its End-to-End Specs for IPTV
--Panasonic Launches Developer Portal for its Viera Connect Connected-TV Platform
--Panasonic in Connected-TV Partnership with Digital Movie Retailer, Acetrax
Because the [itvt] editorial team is on the road this week, we are covering stories in this edition of the newsletter in round-up format: The Open IPTV Forum (OIPF) --an industry group that is attempting to bring together telcos, consumer electronics manufacturers, and network infrastructure providers, in order to develop specifications for an open, end-to-end solution that will facilitate development and deployment of interactive, personalized IPTV services-- has announced the publication of an update (Release...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VI): OIPF, Ryz Media, Virgin Media, TiVo

--OIPF Elects New President
--Ryz Media Launches Social-TV/Programming-Discovery/Remote-Control App, blinQ
--Virgin Media Launches First Ad Campaign for its TiVo-Powered Hybrid-TV Service
Because the [itvt] editorial team is on the road this week, we are covering stories in this edition of the newsletter in round-up format: The Open IPTV Forum (OIPF) --an industry group that is attempting to bring together telcos, consumer electronics manufacturers, and network infrastructure providers, in order to develop specifications for an open, end-to-end solution that will facilitate development and deployment of interactive, personalized IPTV services-- has announced the election of Dr. Nilo Mitra...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (V): MTV, Samsung, NDS, OIPF, bmcoforum, Omek Interactive

--MTV to Launch Music Meter App on Samsung Connected-TV Devices
--Zon TV Cabo Becomes First Customer for NDS Snowflake UI
--OIPF, bmcoforum to Merge
--Gesture Recognition Specialist, Omek Interactive, Expands Management Team, Closes Series-B Round


Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy this week working on the TV of Tomorrow Show 2011 , we are covering recent news in round-up/summary form. We anticipate that it will take us a few days to catch up with all the news we plan to cover: 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. Our regular daily news coverage will return shortly.

News Round-Up (VI): Man Made Music-Schematic, Metrological-Softkinetic-Optrima, Mirada, Music Choice, OIPF

--Man Made Music Develops Sonic User Interface for Schematic Interactive "Touchwalls"
--Metrological, Softkinetic and Optrima in Partnership for 3D Gesture-Based Interactive TV Applications
--Mirada Names Paul Hastings UK Sales Director
--Music Choice Claims Record Weekly Interactions for SWRV
--OIPF Demo's End-to-End IPTV Delivery at Interop Event
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been on the road the past few weeks, we are covering recent news stories in summary/round-up form. We anticipate that it will take a couple of days for us 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. We...