Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (VII): Synacor, Verizon FiOS, thePlatform, Time Warner Cable, TiVo, Motorola, Trendrr, TV One, Univision, Viggle, NBA, Vimeo

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.

  • Synacor Expands its Relationship with Verizon to Provide "TV Everywhere" to FiOS TV Subscribers from a Single Online Destination
  • thePlatform Launches Web-Based Console for Live Event Publishing; Console Schedules and Manages Live Signal Acquisition and Encoding, Handles DAI and Metadata Creation, and Automatically Archives Live Broadcasts for VOD
  • Report: Time Warner Cable Has Developed Technology that Will Let Subscribers Transfer DVR Recordings to PC's and Mobiles
  • Trial Date Set for TiVo's Patent Case against Motorola Mobility
  • Trendrr: Second-Screen Activity Up 127% Year-over-Year
  • TV One Launches Companion Web Series for "R&B Divas Atlanta"
  • Univision Gives its First-Ever NewFronts Presentation; New Digital Offerings Include Flama, a Hub with Original Content for Millennials; 5 New Channels and More News and Sports on its Uvideos Broadband-Video Service; Multiple Transmedia Projects in Sports, Music and Telenovelas
  • Univision Launching its Uvideos Online Video Network on Xbox SmartGlass and BlackBerry
  • Rewards-Based Second-Screen Social-TV Company, Viggle, Partners with NBA for Playoffs
  • Vimeo Launches Homepage for its New Vimeo On Demand Service
  • New Neil LaBute Film, "Some Girl(s)," to Premiere on Vimeo On Demand Day-and-Date with Movie Theaters


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