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SO SHALL TV BE DISRUPTED? OR DEMOCRATISED? OR IS THAT THE SAME THING?

Before I go on a tangent - I have to say. I love what tBone is doing. Because the solution of contextual metadata creation is the big bottleneck in the multiplatform world. Synching and triggering are key elements in creating social TV and engagement that has context. I have had a couple of meetings with the crew

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137 Million Web-Enabled CE Devices to Ship in USA by 2014

There are 30 million US broadband households currently viewing some form of online video on the TV.  In addition to downloading digital video, close to 90% of these households also stream online video to the TV.  Over the next five years, analysts at In-Stat expect that the majority of CE devices purchased, including digital TVs,

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PAYPAL TO ENABLE SECURE PAYMENTS TO TV, OPEN NEW REVENUE DOORS FOR US CABLE TV (EBIF AND TRU2WAY) DEVELOPERS

FourthWall Media, the media company driving a creative revolution in interactive TV on US cable networks, announced today a solution to bring safe and easy payments to TV. In an agreement with PayPal, a worldwide leader in online payments, FourthWall's solution will make it possible for cable operators to deploy applications on their EBIF platforms

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OPENHBB PROJECT TO PRESENT A LEADING PLATFORM FOR INTERACTIVE TV

While television manufacturers, television channels, program producers, operators, and broadcasters are striving to make television an interactive experience, the partners involved in the OpenHbb project are developing a world-class, end-to-end platform to make this a reality. Based on the HbbTV standard, the platform is enhanced with widget and rich media support and is aimed at

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TWITTER CEO ON SECOND SCREEN SOCIAL TV AND SHOWS BECOMING EVENTS

Twitter CEO Dick Costolo recently talked Social TV at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on the potential of the site as a major edge in business. CNN explains: Twitter has become a “second screen” alongside television, making major social events out of live TV, programmed broadcasts and even commercials, Costolo said in a keynote address at

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GOOGLE TV – THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY AT #IO2010 WITH THE ANDROID, FLASH AND CHROME SHOW

The slogans... Bring two world's together. TV Meets Web. Web Meets TV. Less Time Waiting, More Time Watching. Personalize. Make TV More Interesting. More Than Just TV. The reality... They are opening the Web to TV, not creating a Widgitized TV space. Embedded TV within web. Embedded web within TV. Seemless. The web ecosystem will become part

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Rovi Acquires SideReel.com – Launches AllRovi.com: An Immersive and Interactive Film and Music Site for Entertainment Fans

To fulfill consumers' desire for information and content, Rovi Corporation (Nasdaq:ROVI) today launched www.AllRovi.com, creating a unique experience for entertainment enthusiasts. Using proprietary Rovi technology, including advanced search and recommendation functionality, AllRovi brings one of the largest libraries of music and movie information to the Web – making it easy to find details on favorite

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