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Interactive TV Headlines Round-Up (I): Arris, Moxi, NDS, Audible Magic, Avail-TVN, NBC, Azuki, D-Link, BBC, BeeSmart, Blinkx, Brightcove

Because the [itvt] editorial team has been busy working on The TV of Tomorrow Show , we are covering stories in this issue as a series of headline round-ups with hyperlinks to press releases and other news sources. Arris 's New Moxi Software Features HTML5 Webkit-Based Browser, Support for Customizable App Storefronts and Downloadable Apps, Web Services API and SDK Arris Media Gateway Integrated with NDS Middleware, DRM and User Interface Audible Magic Announces its...

Interactive TV News Round-Up (I): ANA, Skyviia, ANT, HbbTV, WOW!, Arris, Moxi

--ANA Study: Advertisers Increasingly Interested in Second-Screen, Connected-TV, Addressable Ads
--Skyviia to Integrate ANT's HbbTV Platform into its New SoC Solutions
--WOW! Launches Arris's Moxi-Based Whole-Home Solution
Because the [itvt] editorial team has been working on The TV of Tomorrow Show 2012 , we are covering stories in this issue in round-up/summary format. The Association of National Advertisers (ANA) recently teamed with Forrester Research on a survey of around 100 national advertisers. Among other things, the study appears to show that advertisers are increasingly interested in broadcast-synchronized second-screen advertising, connected-TV advertising, set-top box data, and addressable advertising. "Compared to 2010, the number...

Shaw Launches Arris DVR with Six Tuners

-- Canadian MSO Markets 'Shaw Gateway' in Calgary
Shaw Communications launched a multiroom DVR from Arris that contains six tuners, tripling the number of shows that most other pay TV providers allow subscribers to record. The Canadian MSO debuted the Arris DVR as part of a deployment of the Arris Whole Home Solution, which Shaw is marketing to customers as the "Shaw Gateway Experience." In addition to a 500-GB multi-room DVR capable or recording up to six TV programs simultaneously, the platform comes...

Digeo Launches Moxi Mate, Enabling Multi-Room Functionality for its Moxi HD DVR

--Unveils New Moxi Features, Including Grid Guide Viewing Option, SDV, LaCie Drive Compatibility
Paul Allen-owned set-top box vendor, Digeo , on Tuesday launched the Moxi Mate, a companion thin-client device for its flagship Moxi HD DVR that provides the latter with multi-room capabilities. The company bills the new device as a "small, silent set-top box that connects with the Moxi HD DVR over the home network, so users can browse and play back recorded programs in other rooms." The device can also play media files from the home...

Digeo Markets its Moxi HD DVR to Male Consumers via "ManCave" Sweepstakes

Paul Allen-owned set-top box vendor, Digeo is holding two "ManCave" sweepstakes in order to promote its flagship Moxi HD DVR to male sports fans (note: the company recently announced a series of new features and enhancements for the box, that appear to be designed to transform it into a platform for bringing over-the-top video to the living room, much as rival TiVo has transformed its DVR into an OTT device--see article published on itvt.com April...

Digeo Now Offering Monthly Payment Options for its Moxi HD DVR

In an apparent acknowledgement that many consumers might find the $799 price tag of its retail-targeted Moxi HD DVR hard to afford in the current difficult economic climate, Digeo has announced new "flexible payment options" for the box. Consumers who cannot afford to buy the box outright now have the options of making--via PayPal--four interest-free monthly payments of $199.75 or 20 interest-free monthly payments of $39.95. However, because of legal restrictions, the new payment options...

Digeo Unveils New Features for its Moxi HD DVR

--Enhancements Enable Users to Access Over-the-Top Video Services on their Living Room TV
Paul Allen-owned set-top box vendor, Digeo, announced a series of new features and enhancements for its Moxi HD DVR Thursday, that appear to be designed to transform the device into a platform for bringing over-the-top video to the living room (much as rival TiVo has transformed its DVR into an OTT device). The new features, which the company says will be available automatically to Moxi HD DVR customers via a free software upgrade, include:
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