Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (V): TiVo, Access, TTP, Augmented Reality, Valve, Vevo, Cory Booker, #waywire, DDD Group, LG, YouView, zeebox, Chyron, Vestel

Steam's Big Picture

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)--and because of the large volume of news being generated by the IBC--we are covering stories in this issue in headlines format. We anticipate that it will take us a couple of days to catch up with all the recent developments, so if you have sent us a press release or pre-briefed us on an announcement, and don't see your news covered in this issue, please bear with us:

  • TiVo Selects Access NetFront Living Connect Media-Sharing Solution for TiVo Premiere Operator Deployments
  • UK's TTP Develops Prototype of "Heads-Up Display"-Enabled Augmented Reality Glasses
  • Valve Brings its Steam Gaming Platform to TV via "Big Picture Mode"
  • New Version of Vevo's iPad App Features Social Sharing, Personalized Playlists, Continuous Playback
  • Newark, NJ Mayor, Cory Booker, Launches his #waywire Video News-Sharing App in Public Alpha
  • DDD Group Launches New Version of its Yabazam 3D VOD App for LG Connected TV's; App Allows Consumers to Rent Original 3D Movies and TV Shows
  • CEO Halton: YouView Exploring Second-Screen Options
  • zeebox Companion App and Web Site Integrated with Chyron's Engage Second-Screen Social-TV Platform; Integration "Allows Broadcasters to Create and Publish Live Graphics to zeebox Simply and Economically From Within Existing Graphics Production Workflow"
  • zeebox, Vestel Demo zeebox App Providing a Two-Way Synchronized Viewing Experience with Vestel TV's and STB's; Integration Presages Launch of zeebox-Enabled Vestel Devices
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