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Second-Screen Q&A at TVOT NYC 2013

[itvt] is pleased to present a video recording of the TVOT NYC 2013 session, " Second-Screen Q&A ." The session was described in the show brochure as follows: "In separate Q&A sessions with Alan Wolk , Global Lead Analyst at Piksel, representatives of two leading companies in the second-screen interactive-/social-TV space-- Anthony Rose , CTO of zeebox, and Rich Riley , CEO of Shazam--will share the lessons learned from their deployments to date, their views...

TVOT 2014 SUPER-EARLY-BIRD REGISTRATION ENDS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28TH

Super-early-bird registration for [itvt]'s eighth annual TV of Tomorrow Show (June 10th-11th, 2014, at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco) ends at midnight Friday, February 28th . Super-early-bird registration allows you to attend the TV of Tomorrow Show for just $775 , representing a savings of $500 off the regular price of a ticket (and guaranteeing you a seat at this limited-attendance event). To take advantage of this discounted pricing, click...

Radio [itvt]: Dijit Media CEO, Jeremy Toeman, Discusses his Company's Acquisition by Viggle

Online News Radio at Blog Talk Radio with Tracy Swedlow on BlogTalkRadio Last week, social-TV loyalty-program company, Viggle , acquired Dijit Media , a company best known for its programming guidance app, NextGuide, and its TV tune-in tool, the Dijit Reminder Button. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. News of the acquisition came a little more than a month after Viggle announced the acquisition of Wetpaint, a social publisher that specializes in providing...

Interview: Fox, Watchwith and Dijit Executives Discuss Fox Broadcasting's New Digital Content Syndication Network

--Network, Powered by Technologies from Watchwith, Distributes Broadcast-Synchronized Second-Screen Interactive TV Experiences to Third-Party Second-Screen Platforms
Listen to internet radio with Tracy Swedlow on Blog Talk Radio Last month (see the article published on itvt.com, February 26th), Fox Broadcasting launched its "Digital Content Syndication Network," which distributes its broadcast-synchronized second-screen interactive TV experiences--previously available only via its Fox Now apps--to third-party second-screen app providers. It also announced that it had selected Watchwith as its "sync-to-broadcast content management system partner" for the new network.

In this recorded interview...

"Second-Screen Content: Have We Created a Monster?" at TVOT NYC Intensive 2012

Listen to internet radio with Tracy Swedlow on Blog Talk Radio [itvt] is pleased to present an audio recording of the session, " Second-Screen Content: Have We Created a Monster? ," which was one of the highlights of TVOT NYC Intensive 2012 (December 10th). The session was described in the show brochure as follows: "With new second-screen providers and apps coming online seemingly almost every day, the need for unique and original second-screen content is...

Radio [itvt]: "Special Presentation and Q&A by zeebox Founder and CTO, Anthony Rose" at TVOT NYC Intensive 2012

Listen to internet radio with Tracy Swedlow on Blog Talk Radio To access the radio show, please click here if you don't see the player above. [itvt] is pleased to present an audio recording of a special keynote presentation by zeebox founder and CTO, Anthony Rose , which was one of the highlights of TVOT NYC Intensive 2012 (December 10th).

The session was described in the show brochure as follows:
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The iTV Doctor Is In!: Second Screens and the Olympics, Ch. 2

Dear Readers : We got some feed back from last week's column , particularly my comments about the future of ACR: While most agreed that set-top box (STB) sync is coming quickly, and has some distinct advantages, it appears that a combination of STB sync and ACR might actually deliver the best experience.

Interactive TV News Round-Up (IV): Discovery, "Penn & Teller," Ensequence, Intenuum

--Discovery's "Penn & Teller Tell a Lie" to Offer Second-Screen Interactive TV Experience
--Ensequence Provides More Information about its CTAM iTV Idol Contest Entry
--Intenuum Launches ACR-Based Interactive TV Advertising App for iPhone
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 a couple of 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. Discovery...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): iPowow, Nine Network, itaas, Liberty Global, SeaChange

--iPowow to Power Second Screen Interactive TV for Australia's Nine Network
--New Release of itaas's ECS VOD Monitoring Tool Offers Motorola Support
--Liberty Selects SeaChange Adrenalin to Support Horizon Roll-Out
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 a couple of 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. Australian...

Interactive TV News Roundup

-- BBC iPlayer Sets New Traffic Record -- Huawei, Pace, Vestel to Build YouView Devices -- Zeitera Helps Broadcasters Synchronize Video with Apps for Mobile Devices -- Cablevision Launches Optimum Link PC-to-TV Media Relay Service -- Accenture Shops "Over-the-Top TV" Solution
BBC iPlayer received 160 million requests for TV and radio programs in March, up from 148 million in February. It saw its highest levels for live streaming to date, with live streaming comprising 15 percent of requests. More British IPTV platform YouView released its final technology specification, and said that any manufacturer will be able to use the spec to develop connected TV devices. YouView, whose backers include BBC , ITV , Channel 4 and...