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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (IV): FXNow, Gracenote, Tribune Media Services, YuMe, GroupM, Mike Bologna, Modi Media, HBO, Hulu, Innovid, Cisco, ITV AdSync, LG WebOS Smart TV, M-GO

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 (III): Comcast X1, DLNA, Cox, Cisco, ThinkAnalytics, Tribune Media Services, Disney/ESPN, NFL, CBS, CNET, Dish Hopper, Envivio, Google TV, Epix

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 Intensive 2012 and then taking a post-event break. In order to catch up with the news we missed during that period--as well as the huge volume of news generated last week by CES 2013--we are covering stories in headlines/round-up format (note: we have marked older stories with the date...

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): SeaChange, Shazam, NBC, Olympics, Tribune Media Services, Sky Brasil, TBS, Bleacher Report, Verizon FiOS TV, Samsung, Viacom

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 (II): Ooyala, Petry Media, TV Ad Works, Simulmedia, FourthWall Media, Syfy, TiVo, TRA, Tribune Media Services, DirecTV Latin America, wywy, Idioma

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...

Zap2It Tracks Social TV Buzz with SocialGuide

-- Modules Display Shows Generating Discussion on Facebook and Twitter
TV listings site Zap2it is beginning to rank the most popular TV programs viewers are chatting about on Twitter and Facebook . Zap2It, which is owned by Tribune Media Services , struck a deal with SocialGuide that allows it to add modules to its site that display the most popular TV series, reality shows, news programs and live sports that are generating comments from users on Facebook and Twitter. The three most popular programs displayed...

"Programming Discovery, Personalization, and the TV of Tomorrow" at The TV of Tomorrow Show 2011

[itvt] is pleased to present a video of "Programming Discovery, Personalization, and the TV of Tomorrow," a panel session at The TV of Tomorrow Show 2011 (took place May 17th-18th in San Francisco). The panelists for the session were: Sean Casey , CEO, SocialGuide Thomas Dvorak , Chief Marketing Officer, Aprico Brandon Eatros , CEO, Yidio Yosi Glick , President and CEO, Jinni Michele McGarry , VP of Business Development, ThinkAnalytics Alex Vikati , Executive...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VI): SeaChange, Squrl, Strategy & Technology, Tribune Media Services

--SeaChange Launches "Express" Service to Facilitate Operators' Launch of Multiscreen Video Services
--Squrl Adds New Social Features, Becomes More iPad- and Apple TV-Friendly
--Strategy & Technology to Demo MHEG-Based Emergency Warning Broadcast System
--Tribune Media Services Launches Metadata Products for Entertainment Guide Providers
Due to the large volume of news being generated this week by the Cable Show, we are covering today's stories in abbreviated round-up/summary form: SeaChange International has launched the SeaChange Express multiscreen cloud video service, which it says will allow operators to add PC, tablet or mobile screens (including Apple and Android) to their existing pay-TV services within a few weeks. Key features of the service, according to the company, include: "1) SeaChange Adrenalin multiscreen...

Interactive TV News Roundup

-- BrightLine Names Michael Finn President -- Dish Network Settles TiVo Patent Dispute -- SocialGuide Buys Tribune TV Listings Data -- Kabel BW Licenses S3's Development Suite
BrightLine named former Dish Network executive Michael Finn president of the advanced TV advertising company. Finn, who was VP of media sales at Dish, is the first person to hold the title of president at BrightLine since it was formed in 2003. He'll report to BrightLine CEO and co-founder Jacqueline Corbelli. During his tenure at Dish, the company's ad-sales revenues doubled, and he built partnerships with Rentrak , Google , Comcast Spotlight and DirecTV ...