Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): 3M, Roku, Alphabird, AOL On Network, BBC, Bethesda Softworks, YouTube Annotations, BlackArrow, Cablevision, Disney, DirecTV, Discovery, Lexus

Dishonored - Path to Revenge

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:

  • 3M Teams with Roku to Launch "Streaming Projector"; Projector Uses Roku's New Streaming Stick, Enables Screenless OTT Video-Watching
  • Alphabird, an Audience-Development Company for Online Video, Acquires Australian Ad Technology Services Company, Ventures in Digital Media
  • AOL On Network Launches Mobile Video Apps for iOS and Android
  • BBC Releases Red-Button Interactive TV Schedule through October 13th
  • Video Game Company, Bethesda Softworks, Launches YouTube Annotations-Powered Interactive Trailer for its "Dishonored" Title
  • BlackArrow Unveils New Dynamic Ad Insertion Technology to Enable Pay-TV Operators to Monetize Linear TV on Tablets and other IP Devices
  • Cablevision in Comprehensive "TV Everywhere" Agreement with The Walt Disney Company
  • DirecTV Offers Live-Streaming Access to AXS TV, beIN Sport, Shorts HD and Sony Movie Channel on its "TV Everywhere" iPad App
  • Report: DirecTV Set to Launch "Genie" DVR that Automatically Records Shows Based on Subscriber's Viewing Habits
  • Discovery Channel Teams with Lexus to Launch "Winged Planet Plus" ACR-Powered Second-Screen App for iPad; App Offers Extra Scenes, Photos, Production Notes, Trivia and More

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