Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): Movea, Dune HD, MWare, Nagra, Opera, STMicroelectronics, Humax, Penthera, Perform, RGB Networks, HBO Europe

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:

  • Movea Launches SmartMotion Developer Kit to Facilitate Development of Motion-Controlled Interactive TV Applications
  • Movea Expands its Portfolio of Motion-Enabled Remote Control Reference Designs
  • Movea Secures 6.5 Million Euros in Intel-Led Series-C Funding Round
  • Dune HD's STB Hardware Integrated with MWare's IPTV Platform to Form "One-Stop Shop" for Delivery of Multiscreen Content
  • Nagra Launches "HomeCruise" Reference Platform for Gateways and Other Media-Streaming Devices
  • Nagra-abertis telecom Cloud Solution Selected by Malta's Melita and Italy's Mediaset
  • Opera Brings Support for HTML5 and Adaptive Streaming to STMicroelectronics' STi7108, STiH416, FLI76xx and FLI75xx TV and STB SoC's
  • Opera Devices SDK Enables Interactivity on Humax's Freesat+ Set-Top Box
  • Insight Co-Founders, Willner and Knafel, to Invest in and Lead Video Tech Company, Penthera; Company Offers Tech to Facilitate Delivery of HD Video between the Cloud and Smartphones, Tablets and Connected TV's
  • Perform Group and Chicago White Sox' Silver Chalice Launch "TCS 5th Quarter" Exclusively on Hulu
  • RGB Networks Touts "Complete Solution" for Delivery of On-Demand "TV Everywhere" Services
  • RGB Networks Expands its Enhanced Video Intelligence Architecture (eVIA) Multiscreen Delivery and Monetization Solution to Include its Newly Upgraded TransAct Encoder/Transcoder
  • HBO Europe Deploys RGB Networks' Video Multiprocessing Gateway and TransAct Packager to Power its HBO Go Live Streaming Service
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