Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (V): Verizon, Redbox, Virgin Media, TiVo, Yahoo!, CBS, YouTube, YouView, zeebox, Sky+, Ziggo, ActiveVideo

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:

  • CFO Shammo: Verizon "Very Close" to Launching its Streaming Joint Venture with Redbox
  • Virgin Media's TiVo-Powered Hybrid-TV Service Adds 205,900 Customers in Q3, for a Total of 1.14 Million; Company Reveals Plans to Launch "Virgin TV Anywhere" Service
  • Yahoo! in Deal with CBS Television Distribution to Launch "omg! Insider," a "Multiscreen Celebrity and Entertainment News Experience" for Yahoo!'s omg! Site
  • YouTube Launches "Campaigns" Feature for Nonprofits' Videos
  • CEO Halton: YouView Looking to Deliver IP Streaming Channels to All Subscribers
  • zeebox Launches Two-Way Remote Control Feature for Sky+ Set-Top Boxes
  • Ziggo Launches Pilot for its ActiveVideo-Powered Cloud-Based Interactive TV Service

YouTube's "Campaigns"

Zeebox Enabled Android Phone

North America