Visible Measures

Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up 2/3/15 (VII): Tennis Channel TVE, Time, TiVo, Turner, Simplestream, Twitch, Twitter, Univision, Unruly, Verizon, Vessel, Vimeo, Visible Measures

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 2014 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): Kantar Media, Mariner, Minerva, Netflix, ITV Ad Sync, Rimmel, Channel 4, SecondSync, Tely Labs, Redbox Instant, Warner Bros., Visible Measures, YouTube

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--Fall-Discount pricing ends midnight, October 31st!) , we are covering stories in this issue in headlines format: Kantar Media Study: Number of Adults in UK Watching On-Demand TV via Connected-TV Sets and Mobile Devices Is Growing, While On-Demand Viewing via PC's and Laptops "Has Peaked" ATMC Cable TV and North State...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (VIII): Visible Measures, YouTube, YouView

--Social Video Analytics and Advertising Company, Visible Measures, Raises $13 Million
--YouTube Adds 2D-3D Conversion, Video-Creation Tools; Lets Verified Users Upload Long-Form Video
--YouView Appoints CTO
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been working on TVOT NYC Intensive 2011 , we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. Visible Measures , which offers an analytics and advertising platform for social video, has announced that it has secured $13 million in a Series-D funding round, led by DAG Ventures with participation from Conde Nast-owner, Advance Publications , and from existing investors, General Catalyst Partners , Mohr Davidow Ventures and Northgate...

News Round-Up

--AirTies, GooMe Interactive in OTT Partnership
--Brightcove Tapped to Power New Finnish Broadband TV Service
--Analyst: EchoStar May Buy TiVo
--Google Launches Search Stories Video Creator
--Juniper to Acquire Ankeena
--Telstra in OTT Deal with LG Electronics, ABC (Australia) in OTT Deal with Sony
--Netflix's New Deals with Fox, Universal Impose 28-Day Delay on Streaming New Releases
--ninemsn Launches Catch-Up TV Service
--Visible Measures to Support HTML5 Video Measurement
--Wowza, Digital Rapids in Three-Screen Video Partnership
Here is a round-up of some other recent interactive TV-related stories that we didn't have room for in this issue: AirTies and GooMe Interactive have announced a joint OTT solution, consisting of 1) an AirTies set-top box with advanced graphics capabilities, supporting pause-live-TV and progressive download via Flash memory (i.e. without the need for a hard drive), and 2) GooMe's M Cube platform, which the company bills as "a content management system that allows the...

Adobe Says Multiple Companies Supporting its New Framework for Building Media Players

Adobe announced Wednesday that over 20 companies are "embracing" its recently announced open framework for building media players (note: for more on the new framework, see the article posted on itvt.com April 21st ). The company bills the framework, code-named "Strobe," as helping establish an open industry standard for media players and as offering production-ready software components to streamline the development of custom media players, thus reducing the time content publishers spend creating their own...