Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (II): CBC, TVplus, Social Game Universe, Konrad Group, CBS, ClickBerry, Comcast, TWC, comScore, Digital Theatre, Samsung, DirecTV, Espial, Toshiba, eyePartner, eyeSight

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:

  • CBC Taps TVplus, Social Game Universe, Konrad Group to Develop Second-Screen Interactive TV App for "Over the Rainbow"
  • CBS Interactive Launches ACR-Enabled Second-Screen iPad App for "NCIS: Los Angeles"
  • ClickBerry Launches Interactive Video Creation Platform; Allows Creation of Videos with Hotspots Linking to Supplemental Info, Commerce Opportunities, Polls, Social Media and More (Demo Video I; Demo Video II)
  • Comcast Interactive Media's Comcast Labs Launches "What's On" Programming-Discovery App for Xfinity TV
  • Comcast, Time Warner Cable Open to Supporting Competing Interfaces
  • comScore Video Metrix Report Finds Record Viewing of Online Video in August
  • Digital Theatre Launches App to Bring British Theater Productions to Samsung Connected TV's
  • DirecTV iPhone App Now Supports VOD, In-Home Live Streaming
  • Espial TV Browser Tapped to Power Toshiba Connected TV's in North America
  • eyePartner's TikiLIVE Broadband Video Platform Powers Disaster/Emergency-Preparedness Channel for Louisiana's St. Tammany Parish
  • eyeSight Teams with Innodigital to Launch nTobeBox, an Android Set-Top Box with Integrated Gesture-Recognition Technology


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