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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): Adap.tv, AOL, Aereo, Syncbak, Alticast, STMicroelectronics, Lovefilm, Antik Technology, Apple TV, AT&T U-verse, ESPN, BBC, BlackArrow, Tesco, Blinkbox

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on TVOT NYC 2013 ( December 11th in New York City ), and because of the huge volume of news generated by the IBC and IFA conferences, we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format (note: if you have sent us a press release or briefed us about a piece of news, and don't yet see it covered here, please bear with us): AOL-Owned...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (VI): Syfy, Gracenote, Synacor, Tesco, BBC Worldwide, Thomson, Time Warner Cable, TiVo, TOK.tv, TransGaming

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2013 (June 25th-26th in San Francisco), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format. Syfy Presents Multiple New Interactive- and Social-TV Shows at its Upfront ( More ) Syfy Trumpets Ratings, Social-Media and Gameplay Success of its New Transmedia Series, "Defiance" Gracenote's Entourage Automatic Content Recognition (ACR) Platform Powering Second-Screen Interactive TV for Syfy's "Defiance" and "Haven" Shows;...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (VI): Sensio, Dsney, Showtime, Syfy, TBG, Twitter Advertising API, Tesco, thePlatform

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2013 (June 25th-26th in San Francisco), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: Sensio in 3D VOD Licensing Deal with Walt Disney Studios; Deal Will See Disney 3D Movies Offered on Sensio's 3DGO! Transactional VOD Service for Smart TV Sensio Awarded US Patent for 3D "Temporal Interpolation" Showtime Launches "Pack a Suitcase," a Multiplatform Social Game for...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (IV): Simulmedia, SoftAtHome, Suddenlink, TiVo, Samsung, Tesco, ThinkAnalytics, TWC, Twitter, Western Digital, YouTube, Freesat, zeebox, Viacom, NBCUniversal

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2013 (June 25th-26th in San Francisco) , we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: TV Ad-Targeting Company, Simulmedia, Raises an Additional $5 Million SoftAtHome Integrates Microsoft's Smooth Streaming Technology into its SoftAtHome Operating Platform (SOP) Suddenlink Launches TiVo Mini to Support Multi-Room DVR Service Telemundo Internacional in Deal with Samsung LatAm to Launch VOD App on Connected...

News Round-Up (VI): Opera, Toshiba, PlayJam, Freeview, Tesco, Project Canvas (YouView)

--Opera Browser to Be Offered on New Toshiba HbbTV Devices
--PlayJam Games Now Available on Freeview Set-Tops through Partnership with Tesco
--Project Canvas Incorporates as YouView, Names Richard Halton CEO
Due to the large volume of interactive TV-related news generated over the past few days, we are covering stories in this issue in round-up format. Our regular news coverage will return shortly. Oslo, Norway-based browser specialist, Opera Software , has announced that a customized version of its Opera browser will be offered on Toshiba's latest HbbTV sets in Europe, the REGZA VL and WV series. (Note: HbbTV--short for "Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV"--is a pan-European initiative...

Electra in Deal with Tesco to Deploy its Trove Interactive TV Technology on Freeview Devices

Electra Entertainment --a company that was founded in early 2003 by Static 2358 founder, Jasper Smith, and former Gemstar-TV Guide CTO, Jonathan Drazin (note: Smith serves as its CEO and Drazin as its CTO; its chairman is former BT and BSkyB director, John Swingewood)--said Monday that it has secured a deal with the UK's largest retailer, Tesco , that will see it distributing its Trove hybrid interactive TV technology on standard- and high-definition Freeview-ready (note:...