Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): ITV, Koozoo, Leap Motion, Liberty Global, MLB Advanced Media, Netflix, Ocean Blue, Rabbit, Roku, Broadcom

Netflix Presents - The Flixies!

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2013 (June 25th-26th in San Francisco), we are covering stories in this issue in headlines/round-up format:

  • UK Broadcaster, ITV, Trumpets Results of Trial of its Shazam-Powered Ad Sync Second-Screen Interactive TV Advertising Format: Six Participating Advertisers Saw Active Engagement of Over 38%, Click-Through Rate of 8.75%
  • Koozoo Launches Crowd-Sourced Mobile Social Video Network
  • Motion-Control Technology Start-Up, Leap Motion, to Begin Shipping its Leap Motion Controller May 13th; Will Be Available at Best Buy May 19th
  • Report: Teething Troubles for Liberty Global's Horizon TV Platform
  • MLB Advanced Media Trumpets Record Live Viewing on its MLB.TV Service and At Bat App; New Features Rolled out on At Bat App
  • Netflix Launches The Flixies Awards (See Below)
  • Ocean Blue's Sunrise DVB Stack and PVR Core Add Support for Broadcom's STB Chipset Range
  • Social Video Start-Up, Rabbit, Raises $3.3 Million: Company Offers App that Lets Users Watch and Share Videos while Video-Chatting with Friends
  • Roku Teams with Broadcom to Bring AirPlay-Like Video Mirroring to its Streaming Devices
  • Third-Generation Roku Box Appears Set to Launch

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