Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (V): TWC, DirecTV, Time Warner, TiVo, Super Bowl, TNT, Twitter, Bluefin Labs, Vevo, Disney, Google, STV, Videoplaza, WeVideo, wywy, YouView, TalkTalk, zeebox

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: Time Warner Cable SportsNet and Time Warner Cable Deportes Now Available to DirecTV Subscribers, as well as TWC Subs, on "TV Everywhere" Basis Time Warner Planning Significant Increase in Original Programming on TBS and TNT, due to Demand for its Content on Netflix...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (V): TWC, TiVo, Motorola, TNT,,, Vicki Lins, Xbox SmartGlass, yap.TV, YOU On Demand, NBCU, Zenverge, Intel, Digital Keystone

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 ), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines format: Report: Time Warner Cable Issues RFP for IP-Only Set-Top Boxes; Expects to Pick at Least Four Suppliers TiVo Seeking Billions in Damages from Motorola TNT, Unveil Multiplatform Coverage Plans for 2012 PGA Grand Slam of Golf Launches...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (IV): Synacor, NBCUniversal, Time Warner Cable, TNT, Digital Kitchen, WWE, Tout Industries, YouView, STV, NOW TV

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 News Round-Up (IV): metaio, Morpho, Telefonica, NDS, DOXTV, Philo, TNT

--metaio Powers Interactive Augmented Reality Cover Ad for Popular Science Magazine
--Morpho's ConnectSIM WLAN-Enabled SIM Card to Power Interactive TV for Telefonica
--NDS, DOXTV Team to Bring HD Push-VOD, DVR to China's Hainan Province
--Philo Teams with Shaquille O'Neal and TNT on Social-TV Promotion
Due to the large volume of news generated over the past two days, we are covering stories in this issue in summary/round-up format. Popular Science Magazine has tapped Munich- and San Francisco-based augmented reality specialist, metaio , to power an interactive 3D AR cover ad for the Motorola Xoom tablet and Google's Honeycomb 3.0 operating system. "By simply holding the March issue cover, on newsstands today, up to a Web camera, iPhone or smartphone, users...

Comcast and Time Warner Sign Long-Term "TV Everywhere" Agreement Covering Turner Networks

--Deal to Result in Live Streaming of Turner Networks for Comcast Subscribers Later This Year
Comcast and Time Warner said Tuesday that they have expanded their "TV Everywhere" partnership with a long-term agreement that will provide Comcast digital cable customers with online and mobile access to "hundreds of hours" of content from networks operated by Time Warner-subsidiary, Turner Broadcasting System, including TNT, TBS, CNN, HLN, truTV, Turner Classic Movies, Cartoon Network and Adult Swim (note: the "TV Everywhere" programming distribution model, which was originally championed by Time Warner chairman and...

Time Warner, Verizon FiOS TV in "TV Everywhere" Partnership

--Univision to Offer Free, Live Online Streaming Coverage of All 64 FIFA World Cup Matches
Time Warner and Verizon announced Wednesday that they are partnering on a TV Everywhere initiative that will make a range of Time Warner's cable programming available online to Verizon FiOS TV subscribers. (Note: the TV Everywhere distribution model--which was originally championed by Time Warner's chairman and CEO, Jeff Bewkes--seeks, via authentication technology, to make programming that pay-TV customers have already paid for through their cable, satellite or IPTV subscriptions available to those customers on multiple...

Turner Sports Trumpets Success of its Multiplatform Coverage of NBA Regular Season

Turner Sports last week released viewership/usage statistics for its multiplatform coverage of the 2009-10 NBA regular season. According to the company (which jointly manages NBA Digital and the latter's line-up of broadband video and mobile offerings with the NBA): has streamed a record 1 billion videos worldwide since the end of last season, representing a 65% increase in video views for the site. also averaged a record of over 52 million global monthly...

TNT and NBA Digital to Present Special Interactive Edition of "TNT NBA Thursday"

--CBS Lets Viewers Decide Which Song Brooks & Dunn Will Perform at CMA's
--Fox Mobile Group Launches Mobile Subscription VOD Service, Bitbop
--Univision to Offer All World Cup Soccer Games on VOD and Live Online
--Showtime Teams with Comcast on Free VOD Promotion
Turner Broadcasting -owned cable channel, TNT, and NBA Digital, the new media arm of the National Basketball Association (NBA) , will tonight (Thursday) present a special interactive edition of the show " TNT NBA Thursday ," (airs at 8:00PM Eastern) that integrates TNT, NBA TV and

According to the companies, during the first of the two games (Chicago Bulls vs. Miami Heat) that will be broadcast live on "TNT NBA Thursday"...