Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (II): Cablevision, CBS, DDD, Discovery Networks, Dish Network, Eastlink, Fox Sports, AT&T AdWorks, HitBliss, iiNet

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:

  • Cablevision CEO Dolan Trumpets Deployment and Usage Stats for MSO's "DVR Plus" Network DVR Service; Company's Onyx Cloud-Based UI Now Deployed on its Samsung STB's, Will Be Deployed on Cisco/Scientific-Atlanta Boxes "in the Coming Weeks"
  • CBS Global Distribution Chief Says Company Open to Producing Original Programming for Netflix and Other Subscription VOD Services
  • DDD Launches its $9.99-per-Month Yabazam 3D Subscription VOD Service on Samsung Smart TV's in the US
  • Discovery Networks/Future Foundation Report Tracks Growth of Multiscreen and Second-Screen Viewing in Central Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa
  • Dish Network Issues Response after CBS Demands "Big Bang Theory" Star, Kaley Cuoco, Delete Sponsored Tweet Endorsing Dish Hopper Whole-Home HD DVR
  • Canadian Pay-TV Operator, Eastlink, Unveils "Ultra Whole Home DVR" Service
  • Fox Sports Teams with AT&T AdWorks on Interactive TV Ad Campaign to Promote College Football Coverage
  • HitBliss Rewards Consumers with Money for Renting and Purchasing Streaming Movies and TV Shows in Exchange for Engaging with Targeted Ads
  • Australian ISP, iiNet, Unveils Second-Generation Set-Top Box for its Newly Renamed iiNet TV with Fetch Service



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