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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up 7/28/14 (V): Interlude, Kumo, Xbox Entertainment Studios, MLBAM, MTV, Snapchat, NBCU, Netflix, Disney, Orange, "Seinfeld," NETV, NPD, Annalect

As most of you are probably aware, [itvt]'s news reporting was on hiatus for several weeks, because our editorial team was working on TVOT 2014 and then taking a post-event break. In order to catch up with the news we missed during that period, we are covering stories in headlines/round-up format (note: we have marked older stories with the date they originally broke). We expect it will take us a few weeks to catch up...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up 2/26/14 (II): Dailymotion, Orange, Microsoft, Disney, Facebook, Network Ten, Hoodlum, zeebox, Xbox, Twitch, MobiTV, Mohu, NatGeo, NBC Sports, Ooyala, Univision

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2014 ( June 10th-11th in San Francisco --purchase your Super-Early-Bird Discount tickets here! ), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: Orange Looking to Sel l Minority Stakes in Broadband-Video Service, Dailymotion ; Microsoft Said to Be in Talks about Acquiring a 10% Share, Bundling Dailymotion with Certain of its Products Dish 's Charlie Ergen on Comcast-Time...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): Accedo, Orange, thePlatform, ActiveVideo, Adap.tv. Adobe, A+E Networks

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 currently being generated by CES 2013--we are covering stories in headlines/round-up format (note: we have marked older stories with the date...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (IV): Hillcrest Labs, SMK Electronics, CSR, Jinni, Microsoft NUads, Movea, Orange, OnLive, Opera, Humax, Sigma Designs

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 currently being generated by CES 2013--we are covering stories in headlines/round-up format (note: we have marked older stories with the date...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VII): Opera Software, MIPS, Intel, Orange, Orca, Viaccess

--Opera TV Store Update Includes Companion SDK, Pre-Roll Ads, WebGL Support, Side-by-Side Apps
--Opera Solutions Now Available for MIPS Architecture, Intel 32nm SoC
--France's Orange Migrates its IPTV Service to Orca Interactive, Viaccess
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. Opera Software said Tuesday that it has expanded the capabilities of the Opera TV Store, its HTML5-based app-store solution for connected TV's and set-top boxes (note: for more on the solution, see the article published on itvt.com, January 10th). "So what's new?" the company asks in its press materials...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (V): News Corp., Permira, NDS, Orange, Percy3D

--Report: News Corp., Permira Planning New York IPO for NDS
--Orange Launches ACR-Based Social-TV App for iPhone
--PercyFX Lets Users Embed 3D Text in Movie Clips
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: News Corp. and Permira , which jointly own interactive TV and conditional access technology provider, NDS , have hired banks to arrange a New York listing for the company, the Financial Times reported last week. The newspaper said that it is not yet clear how much NDS's parent companies expect to...

News Round-Up (VII): Project Canvas, Orange, Five, Redbox, MP3tunes, Roku, S3 Group, BSkyB

--Reports: Orange May Join Project Canvas, Five May Re-Join
--Redbox Planning to Offer Video Streaming
--MP3tunes Support Lets Roku Customers Play their Personal Music Collections on the TV
--S3 Group Trumpeting its Work on Sky's New HD Set-Top Boxes
The [itvt] editorial team is on the road this week and next, so we are covering most stories in round-up/summary form, and we anticipate that there will be some additional interruptions of our regular news publishing schedule beyond that. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience to our readers. UK mobile phone company, Orange , is considering becoming a member of Project Canvas , according to a report in The Guardian (note: Project Canvas is...

Orange Teams with French Broadcaster, TF1, to Trial Interactive TV Advertising on its IPTV Platform

French telco, Orange , announced last week that it has signed a deal with French broadcaster, TF1 , to enable the latter to offer interactive TV advertising on its ADSL-based IPTV platform, Orange TV. The companies, which say the deal builds on a collaboration that began last fall, plan to launch a trial of ITV advertising early next month.

According to the companies, TF1 viewers on Orange TV will be informed that...

Thomson in Deals with Orange, Bouyges Telecom, Comcast

French electronics giant, Thomson , announced three significant customer wins Monday: The company says that it has begun delivery of a new HD version of its hybrid terrestrial/IPTV set-top box that will power France Telecom-subsidiary Orange's HDTV service. According to Thomson, the box will support both free-to-air and subscription-based television services, as well as interactive and on-demand content. Among other things, the box will allow customers of Orange Television to access a catch-up TV service...