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Interactive TV News Round-Up (III): ConnecTV, Delivery Agent, Cablevision, Shazam, Boston Celtics

--ConnecTV Launches ACR-Powered Social-TV App
--Delivery Agent Powers Super Bowl Tcommerce for Cablevision, Shazam
--Delivery Agent in Multiplatform Commerce Partnership with the Boston Celtics
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. In time for the Super Bowl , ConnecTV , a social-TV company co-founded by interactive TV industry veteran Ian Aaron (note: the company recently announced an integration partnership with ACR technology provider, Civolution --see the article published on itvt.com, January 10th), last week launched a second-screen app in the...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VI): Shazam, Verizon, Redbox

--Shazam's ACR Technology Powers Range of Interactive Enhancements for Super Bowl
--Verizon, Redbox in Joint Venture that Combines DVD Rentals with Streaming and Downloads
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. On Sunday, automatic content recognition (ACR) specialist, Shazam , enabled a range of interactive enhancements to advertisements that ran during the Super Bowl , to the Super Bowl halftime show, and to the Super Bowl telecast itself, via its Shazam for TV app (note: for a review of the...

The iTV Doctor Is In!: Did the Super Bowl Just Reinvent Interactive Television?

Dear Readers :

Didja happen to catch the following image in the Best Buy ad during Sunday's Super Bowl?



The interactive television sands have just shifted under our feet, all because of the folks at Shazam. They enabled ads from the likes of Toyota, Cars.com, Pepsi, Best Buy and others to engage viewers in a true interactive television experience. During THE SUPER BOWL!...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (II): CTAM, Samsung, Fashion TV, Shazam, Syfy, E! USA Network

--Multiple Oscar Winners and Nominees to Be Featured on Cable VOD during Academy Awards Run-Up
--Samsung in European Connected-TV Deal with Fashion TV
--Shazam Brings ACR-Powered Interactivity to Shows on Syfy, E!, USA Network
Due to the large volume of news generated by the recent 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), 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, please bear with...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VI): Shazam, ESPN, Telemundo, Time Warner Cable

--Shazam Brings ACR-Powered Interactivity to ESPN's Coverage of the 2012 Winter X Games
--Telemundo Makes Extensive Use of Social Media to Promote and Enhance its New Telenovela
--Time Warner Cable to Bring Live Video Streaming to Android, PC's, Mac's, Game Consoles, Smart TV's
Due to the large volume of news generated by the recent 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), 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, please bear with...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (V): Shazam, Super Bowl, Synacor, WOW!, Syncbak

--Shazam to Bring ACR-Powered Interactivity to Super Bowl Ad Campaigns
--Synacor Expands "TV Everywhere" Partnership with WOW!
--Syncbak Launches Mobile Apps for Internet TV
--Syncbak in Distribution Deals with KTSF, MHz Networks
Due to the large volume of news being generated by this week's 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. We anticipate that it will take us several 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, please bear with...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VI): Shazam, Disney Parks, "Glee: The Concert Movie," Squrl

--Shazam Teams with Disney to Bring ACR-Based Interactive TV to "Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade"
--Shazam Brings ACR-Powered Interactivity to Australian TV Ad Campaigns, "Glee: The Concert Movie"
--Squrl Releases Version 2.0 of its Video-Curation Platform
Because the [itvt] editorial team has a backlog of news to cover following TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 and our post-event vacation, 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,...

Pillsbury Integrates Shazam for TV in Ad Campaign

-- General Mills is First Packaged Goods Company to Use Shazam's ACR Technology

General Mills announced an agreement with Shazam to use its Shazam for TV mobile discovery application in ads for its Pillsbury Crescents brand. The marketing deal – announced Monday at The TV of Tomorrow Show in New York – lets mobile phone users watching a 15-second TV spot for Pillsbury receive links to recipes and videos sent to their phones. Targeting millennial moms, the 15-second "Holidays Made Easy" TV spots will air on...

Interactive TV News Roundup

-- Miso Syncs Content to iPhone for Science Channel's 'Trek Nation' -- Shazam Reacquires Audio Recognition Technology -- Lenovo Building a Connected 'LeTV' -- Verizon Offers FiOS TV through Xbox 360 -- Online Video Usage Hits Record High in October

Shazam, Delivery Agent Enable Tcommerce in NBCU TV Series

-- Viewers of USA's 'Covert Affairs' can Buy Merchandise through Mobile Devices
Shazam struck a unique deal with Delivery Agent which will allow viewers of USA Network series Covert Affairs to easily buy merchandise related to the program through Apple iOS and Android mobile devices. The agreement announced Tuesday appears to be just the beginning of an effort by Delivery Agent, and Comcast 's NBCUniversal to add tcommerce capabilities to TV series by relying on Shazam's automatic content recognition (ACR) technology. Following the launch with Covert Affairs...

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