Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (V): Sky, Warner Bros., Squrl, Comcast Spotlight, NCC, Synacor, Emmys, Time Warner SportsNet, Fox, trueAnthem, Chellomedia, Tvinci, Unruly, USA Network, UXP

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:

  • Sky in Multiplatform Movie Distribution Agreement with Warner Bros.
  • Squrl Adds Personalized Recommendations and Search to its Mobile-Video Discovery App
  • Comcast Spotlight, NCC to Sell Regional Advertising Inventory on Synacor-Powered TV Everywhere Portals
  • Television Academy's " Backstage Live" Second-Screen Experience Returns with Audi Sponsorship; Viewers Will Now Be Able to Choose between Three Camera Options
  • Time Warner SportsNet to Feature Interactive/Social-TV Program, "#LakeShow"
  • Fox Taps trueAnthem to Measure Social Sharing of its Digital-TV Content
  • Chellomedia Taps Tvinci to Power "TV Everywhere" Service for Dutch Premium Programmer, Film1
  • Twentieth Century Fox Launches Cloud-Based "Digital HD" Initiative, Allowing Consumers to Download or Stream 600+ Movies via Amazon, CinemaNow, Google Play, iTunes, PlayStation, Vudu, Xbox and YouTube
  • Social Video Advertising Company, Unruly Media, Appoints Ex-Weather Channel CEO, Mike Kelly, as Non-Executive Director
  • USA Network Makes Season Three of "Covert Affairs" Available on VOD and Online
  • UXP Systems Announces New Release of its Multiscreen Interaction Platform (MINT)
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