TITLE

CableLabs Plows Ahead With ETV 2.0

AUTHOR(S)
Stump, Matt
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/21/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 48, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Enhanced Television (ETV) version 2.0 specification of CableLabs. ETV specifications allow programmers to offer interactive-television elements within linear content. The ETV 2.0 specification will include integration with video on demand (VOD). This specification will enable programmers to add icons to linear television feeds, these will let viewers know that there is a related program content on the VOD server.
ACCESSION #
18955244

 

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