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- Conference speakers love interactive TV. Farrell, Mike // Multichannel News;02/07/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p40
Focuses on the viability of interactive television discusses in a conference sponsored by the Myers Group LLC. Cost structure; Proliferation of video-on-demand services offered by cable television operators; Initial difficulties encountered; Projected growth of the industry.
- TIME OUT TIME ON TW CABLE. Riddell, Robert // Daily Variety;11/18/2005, Vol. 289 Issue 36, p5
Reports on the move of entertainment magazine "Time Out New York" to create its own interactive channel that is being offered to subscribers of Time Warner Cable.
- Disney Channel launches eTV live-voting show. // New Media Age;8/1/2002, p1
Reports on the launching of Disney Channel's enhanced television series as part of its move towards interactive television. Details of Disney Channel's service offering; Overview of the channel's interactive services.
- The new media windfall. Mermigas, Diane // Electronic Media;05/22/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 21, p20
Reports on cable and broadcast companies' development of a business model for exploiting interactive business opportunities in the United States. Amount of advertisers paying for airtime; Improvement of stock prices; Bundling of cable, television and the Internet.
- Interactive Harmony? Baumgartner, Jeff // CED;Apr2005, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p26
Asserts the need for OpenCable Application Platform (OCAP) to be coupled with a strong set of applications in order to succeed in the United States. Content providers and set-top manufacturers interested OCAP development tools; Multisystems operators with plans for OCAP; OCAP application in...
- Vidiom flips the switch on interactive TV. Peterson, Eric // ColoradoBiz;Mar2004, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p35
Reports that the market growth enjoyed by Broomfield, Colorado-based Vidiom Systems Corp. may indicate that interactive television (ITV) is finally getting beyond mere strategic planning in 2004. Growth enjoyed by the firm that is directly tied to the rise of ITV at big cable operators like...
- ITV is already a part of life in the U.S., and only cable can make the most of it. Forman, Ed // Cable World (10427228);9/29/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 36, p34
Emphasizes the role of the cable industry in the offering of interactive television (ITV) in the U.S. Evidence of the interactive urge of viewers; List of priority agenda for cable operators; Reasons for the success of ITV in Europe.
- WorldGate Set to Deliver 'Go!TV Links' for Dynamic Interactive TV. Haire, Thomas // Response;Oct2002, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p22
Cites the completion of a service by interactive entertainment solutions provider WorldGate based on its patented Channel Hyperlinking Technology. Design of the Go!TV Links service to deliver program-specific interactive content for all television shows across all broadcasts and cable networks;...
- HOW IPTV DIFFERS FROM CABLE TV. Ellis, Leslie // Multichannel News;2/6/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p24
Focuses on the difference between Internet Protocol TV(IPTV) and cable TV. Explanation that issue on the difference between IPTV and cable TV was the focus of a session during the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers' annual conference on emerging technologies held in Tampa, Florida in...