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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (V): Scripps Networks, SCTE, Simulmedia, Sling Media, Sprout, STMicroelectronics, NTT Plala, Swisscom, CBS, Syncbak, TBS, Tremor Video, IAB UK, Nielsen, Vine

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2013 (June 25th-26th in San Francisco-- special $300 discount on tickets ends midnight April 30th! ), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format. Scripps Networks Interactive to Roll Out Suite of "TV Everywhere" Web Sites and Mobile Apps this Summer SCTE Publishes New Standards Document, SCTE 130-10 2013 ("Stream Restriction Data Model"), that Is Designed to Provide...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): Minerva, nangu.TV, NATAS Emmys, NBC Bay Area, Netgem, Pace, Comcast RDK, Panasonic, ruwido, SCTE

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: Minerva Launches Hybrid Cable-IP Solution to Enable Operators to Blend QAM Linear Content with New IP Services such as Multiscreen Video Delivery, Dual-Screen Navigation, Cloud-Based VOD, Whole-Home DVR nangu.TV Powers Interactive TV and Mobile Apps for Czech Telco, Orange...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): France 24, ITU, SCTE, MC (Music Choice)

--International News Channel, France 24, Launching Connected-TV App Globally
--ITU Approves SCTE-Developed Advanced-Advertising Standards
--Multiplatform Music Programmer, Music Choice, Rebrands as "MC"
Due to the large volume of news generated by the recent 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and other factors, we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. We anticipate that it will take us several more days to process all the news from the show: 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,...

Cable Industry Pushes Interactive Ads for VOD Programming

-- CableLabs Demonstrates Technology from 11 Suppliers at Interoperability Lab Event
U.S. cable operators may be ready to add interactive advertising to video-on-demand programming, based on the results of interoperability tests that CableLabs held recently in Colorado. Among the interactive features CableLabs and 11 technology suppliers demonstrated at its Interoperability Lab event was the ability to run interactive applications within VOD content, including a VOD server playing an ad with a RFI (request for information) application. CableLabs said the event also demonstrated the integration of the...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (V): Next New Networks, YouTube, Peel, SeaChange, SCTE, ODG

--Next New Networks Acquired by YouTube, Will Form Core of "YouTube Next"
--Peel Transforms iPhone into Gesture-Based Universal Remote Control
--SeaChange Multiscreen Video Streaming Solution Wins SCTE Technology Challenge
--SeaChange's On Demand Group Provides VOD Content for TTNET's New IPTV Service
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. Once again, 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 see your news covered in this...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VI): Samsung, SCTE, Alcatel-Lucent, Aurora, Genband, Juniper, SeaChange

--Samsung Announces Winners of its European Connected-TV App Development Contest
--Samsung Announces European Availability of its "Smart Hub" Connected-TV Offering
--SCTE Announces Technology Challenge Contestants
Due to the large volume of news generated over the past few days, we are covering stories in this issue in summary/round-up format. At its 2011 European Forum in Budapest, Monday, Samsung announced the winners of its European connected-TV application development contest, the Samsung Smart TV Challenge, which focused on the UK, Germany and France (note: Samsung recently announced the winners of a similar contest in the US--see the article published on itvt.com, January 6th)...