Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): ABC, Minerva Networks, Accedo, ALi, Access, Allegro DVT, Alticast, Antik Technology, Apple, AT&T U-verse, Fox

U-verse Interactive Workout Application

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:

  • Report: ABC Developing Live-Streaming "TV Everywhere" App with National and Local Programming; Slated to Be Available to Some Pay-TV Subscribers Later this Year
  • IPTV Software Provider, Minerva Networks, in Partner/Resale Agreement with Accedo; Deal Will See Accedo Designated as Minerva's "Preferred Partner" for App Stores and Apps, and Minerva Reselling Accedo's App Services Globally
  • ALi Selects Access's Living Connect DLNA Technology Component for its Set-Top SoC's
  • France's Allegro DVT Launches Genova HEVC/H.265 Software Encoder for VOD
  • Alticast Powers Cloud-Based DVR Service for Korean Satellite Broadcaster, KT SkyLife
  • Slovakian IPTV Equipment Provider, Antik Technology, Unveils Android-Powered "Juice Extreme II" Home Gateway
  • Apple Awarded US Patent for "Synchronized, Interactive Augmented Reality Displays for Multifunction Devices"
  • AT&T U-verse Launches 2 New Interactive TV Apps: "U-verse Jukebox" and "Interactive Workout App"
  • AT&T U-verse Subscribers Gain Access to Fox's "TV Everywhere" Service
  • AT&T Offering New High-Speed Internet Customers Choice of Free Xbox 360, Sonos Play:3, Kindle Fire or Nexus 7 Tablet


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