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The Great Connected Television Debate: Will The Internet Be The End Of Television As We Know It? (IBC 2012)

During the IBC 2012 session 'The Great Connected Television Debate: Will The Internet Be The End Of Television As We Know It? (IBC 2012)' two teams were speaking for and against this will debate whether the emergence of video devices
Nigel Walley from Decipher on The End of Television at IBC 2012

The Great Connected Television Debate: Nigel Walley (Decipher) on The End Of Television As We Know It

A summary of Mr. Walley's perspective during 'The Great Connected Television Debate: Will The Internet Be The End Of Television As We Know It' during IBC 2012.
Nick Thexton from NDS Cisco on the end of television at IBC 2012

The Great Connected Television Debate: Nick Thexton (Cisco) on The End Of Television As We Know It

A summary of Nick Thexton (Cisco) perspective during 'The Great Connected Television Debate: Will The Internet Be The End Of Television As We Know It' during IBC 2012.
Saul Berman from IBM on The End of Television at IBC 2012

The Great Connected Television Debate: Saul Berman (IBM) on The End Of Television As We Know It

A summary of Saul Berman's perspective during 'The Great Connected Television Debate: Will The Internet Be The End Of Television As We Know It' during IBC 2012.
Presentation 10 Things You Need To Know About The Future of Television

The 10 things you need to know about the future of Television by Alan Wolk [summary]

KIT digital's Global Lead Analyst, Alan Wolk, offers a view of the state of the television industry and its future. The overview are Wolk’s takeaway from his conversations with everyone from Wall Street analysts to high-level industry executives to tech start-up
TrueView Video Ads YouTube

The end of commercials: Rethinking advertising for Connected TV

YouTube recently announced that it will roll out its pre-roll ads to mobile devices and tablets that you can skip. These 'TrueView' ads allows users to skip the advertisement after watching the first 5 seconds.
Connected viewers will be more important than Connect TV's

WPP report: “Connected viewers will be more important than connected TV’s”

Connected TV penetration & usage will lag behind Second Screens.
Social Media Player - Google Nexus Q

Google introduces Nexus Q: A new Android based streaming media device

Read about the Nexus Q. A sphere that allows users to stream media content to a TV or speaker set in your house.