Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (II): BBC Red Button, Beenius, Dune HD, CableLabs, Civolution, Comcast, Rovio, comScore, Dailymotion, Deutsche TV-Plattform,, Hambisana, Dish Hopper

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:

  • BBC Releases Red-Button Interactive TV Schedule through March 23rd
  • Beenius, Dune HD Extend their Partnership to Embrace Social TV
  • CableLabs Taps HP Veteran, Christian Pape, to Lead its Silicon Valley-Based Innovation Group
  • France Televisions Editions Numeriques Integrates Civolution's SyncNow Automatic Content Recognition (ACR) Technology into Companion App for its Primetime Program, "C a Vous"; App Offers Live Updates, Polls, Social Media Integration, Supplemental Information, Tcommerce, Catch-Up Services and More
  • Comcast Launches Rovio's "Angry Birds Toons" across Platforms
  • comScore Releases February 2013 US Online Video Rankings
  • Dailymotion Launches New and Updated Connected-TV Apps
  • Industry Body, Deutsche TV-Plattform, Publishes "White Book" on Hybrid TV and Smart TV
  • Irish STB Software Company,, and South African IPTV Solutions Provider, Hambisana, Launch Joint Venture for Hybrid TV and Education
  • Dish Network Asks Court to Reject Fox's Request for Preliminary Injunction against Dish Hopper DVR for TV Placeshifting Functionality

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