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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): i.TV, GetGlue, "tvtag," Jinni, Telus, Canal+, Xbox, Machinima, Sling Media, Time Warner Cable, Viacom, Showtime, A+E

As most of you are probably aware, [itvt]'s daily news reporting was on hiatus for several weeks, because our editorial team was working on TVOT NYC 2013 and then taking a post-event break. In order to catch up with the news we missed during that period, we are covering stories in headlines/round-up format (note: we have marked older stories with the date they originally broke). We expect it will take us a few weeks to...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (IV): Samsung Developers, Sky, Facebook, Kevin Spacey, Mediacom, Synacor, Telus, Tennis Channel, Verizon FiOS, NCTC, ThinkAnalytics, Thinkbox

As most of our readers are probably aware, [itvt]'s news reporting was on hiatus for several weeks, because our editorial team was working on TVOT 2013 and then taking a post-event break. In order to catch up with the news we missed during that period, we are covering stories in headlines/round-up format (note: we have marked older stories with the date they originally broke). We expect it will take us a few weeks to catch...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (IV): Qwiki, Microsoft Bing, ABC News, Rockify, Sky, Telus, Time Warner Cable, Paradox Interactive, TwitchTV, Twitter

As most of you are probably aware, [itvt]'s daily news reporting was on hiatus for a few weeks, because our editorial team was working on the TV of Tomorrow Show and then taking a post-event break. We are covering the news we have missed via a series of headline round-ups, and will then resume daily news production. We expect it will take us a few more days to catch up with all recent developments, so...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (VI): Sigma Designs, Trident, Simulmedia, SocialGuide, Univision, Sub Focus, Synacor, Carbyn, Telus, Time Warner Cable, TiVo, Comcast

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show , as well as moving to a new office (note: our new mailing address is 1274 35th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94122), we are covering stories in this issue as a series of headline round-ups with hyperlinks to press releases and other news sources. Sigma Designs Completes Purchase of Trident 's Digital TV Unit, Appoints New GM Targeted Advertising Company,...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (V): smartclip, Sony, Billabong, Telus, Leonard Nimoy

--smartclip Appoints Former Yahoo! Connected TV Executive as VP of Connected TV
--Sony UK in Connected-TV Partnership with Online Action Sports Programmer, Billabong
--Telus Launches Facebook App for its IPTV Platform, Taps Leonard Nimoy to Help Market it
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...

News Round-Up (VIII): Telus, Microsoft, thePlatform, RCN, TiVo, DISH Network

--Telus Enables Access to its Microsoft Mediaroom-Powered IPTV Service via Xbox
--thePlatform Launches Tools for Creating/Managing Video Feeds, Applying Ad Policies, Enforcing Viewing Restrictions
--RCN Launches TiVo Service in Chicago, FTC Weighs in on TiVo-DISH Litigation
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been on the road the past few weeks, we are covering recent news stories in summary/round-up form. We anticipate that it will take a few 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, please bear with us. We apologize...

Telus Launches New Microsoft Mediaroom-Powered Version of its Telus TV IPTV Service

Canadian telco, Telus , has launched a new version of its Telus TV service in Western Canada that is based on the Microsoft Mediaroom IPTV platform . The company says that the service is initially available in and around Edmonton and in 40 or so communities in British Columbia and Alberta, and will be expanded over time. Customers of Telus's earlier implementation of Telus TV, which is powered by Minerva Networks' IPTV platform, will have...

Minerva Says its Platform Is Powering Largest IPTV Deployments in Canada and Latin America

Silicon Valley-based IPTV middleware provider, Minerva Networks , said Tuesday that its flagship iTVManager platform is now supporting the largest IPTV deployments in Canada and Latin America--by Western Canadian telco, Telus, and Chilean telco, Telefonica del Sur, respectively. Minerva bills iTVManager as a comprehensive software platform for next-generation IP-connected TV services, including HDTV, PVR, whole home PVR, and VOD. According to the company, the platform also offers a robust set of API's that allow third-party...