Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up 4/6/15 (VII): Sling TV, HBO, A+E, Sling Media, Snapchat, Sony, "Seinfeld," Tcommerce, Synacor, Telemundo, thePlatform, Thuuz, TiVo, Virgin Media, Tubi TV, Twitch

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2015 ( June 23rd-24th in San Francisco -- purchase your tickets here !), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: Sling TV to Offer Linear and On-Demand HBO for $15 per Month DISH Network's Multi-Language International TV Service, DishWorld , Rebrands as "Sling International," Adds Content in 3 More Languages, Updates UI, and Launches on Sling TV...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up 9/11/14 (VII): S&T, Simplestream, Siemens, Snipper, Vidigo, Sony, Viacom, Suddenlink, Disney, TiVo, ThinkAnalytics, Thuuz, Thomson,, Juventus, Armstrong

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on TVOT NYC 2014 ( December 9th in New York City -- purchase your tickets here! ), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: Strategy & Technology (S&T) Takes Sole Control of Synapse TV and VuTV, its Joint Ventures with Simplestream; Both Ventures Are Focused on Delivery of OTT Services to Connected TV's S&T, Alticast Team on Demo of ATSC 2.0-Powered Interactive TV...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (VII):, Wikia, Thuuz, Google Glass, Tivli, "Philo," TRA, dunnhumbyUSA, Twitch,, FiOS TV, Veveo, Vision247, Witbe, YouTube

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on TVOT NYC 2013 (December 11th in New York City), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format: m Launches Two New Fan-Powered Interactive Shows: 1) the "Wikia Live Cosplay Contest" and 2) "The Ghost Club," a Web-Based Interactive Reality Show; Theatrics' Platform Will Enable Wikia Fans to Participate Virtually in a Cosplay Contest Taking Place Live at Comic-Con New York; and Will...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): Comcast, Comedy Central, Xbox, Commercial Break, Cord-Cutting, Roger Corman, Cox,, Icareus, Screen, HbbTV, Digitalsmiths, zeebox, Thuuz

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 (III): Dish, Thuuz, DramaFever, Google TV, Espial, Mitsubishi, Fox, Twitter, GetGlue, Harmonic, CCAP, Sony, Alticast, Icareus, HbbTV, iMediaShare, Netflix, A&E, History

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--early-bird pricing ends this Sunday! ), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines format: Dish Network Launches "Game Finder" Interactive TV App for its Hopper DVR; App Powered by Thuuz DramaFever App Brings Korean Television Shows to Google TV Espial TV Browser Powering Mitsubishi Set-Top Boxes for Japanese...

DISH Network CES News Round-Up

--Launches Whole-Home HD DVR Solution with 2,000-Hour Storage Capacity
--Adds VOD Streaming Support to DISH Remote Access App for iPad
--Partners with Thuuz on Google TV App that Offers Sports Fans Alerts Based on "Excitement"
--Signs Multiplatform Distribution Deal with Univision
--Gives Prospective Subscribers "TV Everywhere" Access to a Selection of its Programming
--Expands On-Demand Access to HBO Programming
--Adds 3,000 On-Demand Children's Titles to its Blockbuster @Home Entertainment Package
DISH Network generated a fair amount of news over the past couple of weeks at CES and beyond. Here is a round-up of recent major announcements from the company: Most significantly, the company has unveiled a whole-home HD DVR system consisting of two devices--the Hopper and the Joey--and providing the ability to store up to 2,000 hours of programming (thus giving it the ability to function as a catch-up service for primetime programming--see below). "The...