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Interactive TV News Round-Up (IV): ruwido, S3 Group, Broadcom, Teleplan

--ruwido Launches aura Gesture-Based Remote Control to Facilitate Interaction with ITV Content
--ruwido Launches voco media "Ergonomic" TV User Interface
--S3 Group, Broadcom Team to Enable Delivery of Digital TV Content to Multiple Devices
--S3, Teleplan in Exclusive North American Reseller Agreement for S3's StormTest Decision Line
Due to the large volume of news generated by the IFA, IBC and CEDIA trade shows--and because the [itvt] editorial team has been working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 --we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. We anticipate that it will take us several more days 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...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): Hillcrest Labs, httv, SindiTV

--Hillcrest Labs Unveils Next Generation of its Motion-Control Product Portfolio
¬--France's httv, Singapore's SindiTV Form Strategic Partnership to Target Connected-TV Market
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 , we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. We anticipate that it will take us several days 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. Motion-control technology specialist,...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VI): SMK, Movea, Softel, Taboola

--SMK Europe Integrates Movea Gesture-Recognition Tech into New RemoPad Remote Control
--Softel Publishes Guide to Subtitling and Captioning in Complex Workflows
--Video Recommendations Company, Taboola, Raises $9 Million in New Funding
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 , we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. We anticipate that it will take us several days 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. SMK Europe has...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (IV): Oregan Networks, thePlatform, ThinkOptics

--Oregan Launches Hybrid DTT/IP Browser
--thePlatform Updates its Player Dev Kit
--ThinkOptics Launches iOS App Combining Universal Remote Control with EPG Functionality
Because the [itvt] editorial team is catching up with a backlog of news--and has also been working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 --we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. UK-based media browser company, Oregan Networks , has launched version 4.2 of its software--a hybrid digital terrestrial (DTT)/IP browser that is available in variants for Latin American, European and Asian markets that have adopted the DVB-T or ISDB-T digital broadcast standards. "As part...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (IV): Hillcrest Labs, Roku, httv

--Roku Licenses Hillcrest Labs Technology for its New Motion-Sensing Remote Control
--httv to Launch httvBOX "Turnkey" Software Solution for Connected TV's and Set-Top Boxes at IBC 2011
Because the [itvt] editorial team was recently on the road for several weeks--and has also been working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 --we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. We anticipate that it will take us a few more days 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...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): ITV, Moonbot Studios, NDS, BSkyB

--UK Broadcaster, ITV, to Launch Interactive Online Spin-Off of Soap Opera, "Coronation Street"
--Moonbot Studios Develops iPhone/iPad-Based Interactive Music Video for The Polyphonic Spree
--NDS Software Powering Sky's Sky+HD Set-Top and Sky Anytime+ VOD Service
--NDS-Designed Remote Control Wins Red Dot Product Design Award
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: UK commercial terrestrial broadcaster, ITV , is planning a three-episode, interactive, online spin-off of its long-running soap opera, "Coronation Street," Jessica Davies writes in New Media Age. The spin-off, which is being produced by ITV's ITV Studios arm, will see "Coronation Street" character, Rosie Webster, moving from Manchester to London to...

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 Roundup

-- DirecTV, Panasonic Fund Short 3D Films -- Vegas.com Targets UK Viewers with NetplayTV Roulette -- Teveo, Mediapool Market HbbTV Platform for International TV -- Ruwido Touts Haptic Remote Control
Looking to generate content for its new n3D channel, DirecTV is teaming up with Panasonic to supply six independent filmmakers with 3D equipment to create short films. The companies said they will run all six films on n3D, and premiere them this summer at the "DirecTV n3D Film Invitational Presented by Panasonic." The film festival will be held at the Paley Center for Media in Los Angeles. The winner will receive a $25,000 prize, and...

Multiple CE Manufacturers to Place Netflix Buttons on Remote Controls for Connected-TV Devices

Netflix said Tuesday that a number of leading consumer electronics manufacturers have joined in a development effort, in which Netflix-branded "one-click" buttons will be placed on remote controls for connected TV's and Blu-ray players and other devices that connect the Internet to the TV.

Starting this spring, the company says, the Netflix buttons--including some that feature the company's red logo--will be "situated prominently" on remote controls for certain new Blu-ray players from...

News Round-Up (V): Netgem, Microsoft, Opera, Oregan, Widevine

--Netgem Integrates Microsoft Silverlight and Play Ready, Launches New Range of Internet/TV Adapters
--Opera Launches Multiple Solutions for Connected/Hybrid TV
--Oregan Taps Widevine for OTT Adaptive Streaming and DRM, Debuts Motion-Sensing Remote
Due to the huge volume of interactive TV-related news generated over the past few days by the IBC, we are covering stories in this issue in round-up format. We anticipate that it will take a few more 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,...

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