Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (III): Digitalsmiths, Disney Research, Weather Channel, Elemental Technologies, Epoxy, Espial, FASHIONQLIC, FilmFlex, Irdeto, FilmOn.TV, BattleCam, KILM

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:

  • Digitalsmiths Releases its Q1 2013 Video Discovery Trends Report
  • Disney Research Develops "HideOut" Smartphone Projector Technology that Enables Users to Move Animated Characters over Real-World Surfaces
  • Weather Channel Taps Elemental Technologies to Power its Cross-Platform Video Services
  • Epoxy Secures $2 Million in VC Funding; Company Offers Tools to Help Online Video Channels Optimize Publishing, Grow Audiences, Increase Engagement and Monetize Content
  • Espial Joins SCTE in Bid to "Broaden Cable Market Participation"
  • Espial Attributes Q4 Revenue Decline to "Slower Pace of Roll-Outs" by its European Operator Customers, which it Believes "Is Related to the Prevailing Economic Challenges in Europe and May Continue for the Next Two or Three Quarters"
  • European Court of Justice Rules that Unauthorized Retransmission of Live TV over Internet Breaches Copyright; Ruling Affects Services such as
  • FASHIONQLIC Powers Commerce-Enabled Video for Launch of "DVR Loves Roxy" Collection; Company Specializes in Interactive Video Commerce for Fashion Industry
  • FilmFlex Taps Irdeto to Protect On-Demand Movies on iOS and Android
  • FilmOn.TV Begins "$100 Million TV Ad Campaign" Touting 500 Live TV Channels and Free DVR Storage
  • FilmOn.TV-Owned Interactive TV Channel, BattleCam, and TV Station, KILM, to Air S&M Enthusiast's Live Crucifixion on Easter Sunday



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