Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (II): Google TV, Providence Equity, Hulu, IAB, iN Demand, Lexus, Samsung, WOWtv, Xbox, Miramax, Facebook, Motive Television, PredictGaze

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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:

  • Report: Accidentally Released Demo Video Appears to Show Google TV 3.0 Will Feature Second-Screen Integration, Search Improvements, New Mini-Guide Overlay
  • Providence Equity Partners Sells its 10% Hulu Stake to Comcast/NBCU, News Corp. and Disney for $200 Million
  • IAB: Digital Video Advertising Sees 18% Year-over-Year Growth
  • iN Demand Trumpets Summer Success of its Transactional VOD Offerings
  • Lexus' CinePrint Technology Uses iPad to Make Print Advertising Interactive
  • M2B's WOWtv in 130+-Country Connected-TV VOD Deal with Samsung
  • Microsoft Xbox Live's Interactive TV Coverage of Vice-Presidential Debate Generates 800,000+ Responses to Poll Questions
  • Miramax Switches its Facebook Streaming Strategy from Full-Length Movie Rentals to Clips
  • Motive Television Secures Renewal of its VOD Software Deal with Mediaset
  • PredictGaze Develops Vision-Control Technology for TV's and Other Connected Devices



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