Interactive TV News Round-Up (I): BBC, Connected TV, QR Codes

--BBC Launches BBC News Product for Connected TV's
--BBC Exec Outlines Plans to Adapt Red-Button Service for Connected TV
--New BBC Cooking Show to Offer Interactivity via QR Codes
Due to the large volume of news generated over the past few days, we are covering today's stories in abbreviated round-up/summary form: The BBC has announced the launch of a " BBC News product " for connected TV. "The BBC News product for connected TV combines existing video and text content from BBC News Online and will initially be made available on Samsung's range of Smart TV's," the corporation states in its press materials. "It...

New iTV Doctor Column Focuses on Mobile Commerce

[itvt] has just published the LATEST EDITION of Rick Howe 's regular column, " The iTV Doctor Is In! " This edition features an interview with Mark Binns , chief marketing officer at Mobio Identity Systems , who discusses a recent survey his company conducted of consumer attitudes to mobile payments.