Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (IV): Kudelski, ADB, Lovefilm, Warner Bros, LVL Studio, mDialog, Brightcove, Metaio, NBC Sports, MobiTV, Marvell, MTV Movie Awards, Instagram, Facebook

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.

  • Kudelski Group in Multi-Year Technology Licensing Deal with Advanced Digital Broadcast (ADB)
  • Amazon-Owned Broadband VOD Service, Lovefilm, in Deal with Warner Bros
  • LVL Studio Unveils "Purple 1.0" TV Apps Platform for Second-Screen Interactive TV
  • LVL's Purple TV Application Platform Integrated with Azuki Systems' Media Platform
  • LVL Studio's Purple Platform Powers Second-Screen Tablet App for Canada's TV5 Network
  • mDialog Launches adDialog, Billed as "a Reimagining of TV Commercials with Location-Aware Interactivity, Utilizing Apple Passbook and Social Network Integration for Programming Viewed on Connected Devices," and as Offering "Brands the Power of Directly Connecting the TV Commercial to In-Store Purchasing"
  • mDialog Partners with Brightcove to Bring Dynamic Video Ad Insertion to Joint Customers
  • Metaio Opens Office in Dallas to "Ramp Up" R&D for Augmented Reality Hardware
  • NBC Sports Group to Use Microsoft Windows Azure Media Services across its Digital Platforms; Deal Will See Microsoft Powering Live and On-Demand Streaming for 5000+ Hours of Sporting Events, Plus Sochi 2014 Olympic Games
  • MobiTV Unveils User Profiles and Advertising Integration Capabilities for its "TV Everywhere" Solution; User Profiles Are Billed as Providing "Personalized Recommendations that Take into Account a Consumer's Location and Current Device," Ad Integration Capabilities as "Enabl[ing] Greater Contextual and Second-Screen Interactions in Multi-User Environments"
  • MobiTV Integrates its DRM Solution and Media Player with Marvell's Armada 1500 HD Media Platform
  • Report: MobiTV Secures More Funding
  • MTV Movie Awards Add Instagram Voting, Make Extensive Use of Facebook

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MTV Movie Awards

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