DirecTV Boosts U.S. Open Coverage

Aug 14, 2006  •  Post A Comment

DirecTV plans to offer interactive features with USA Network’s coverage of the upcoming U.S. Open tennis tournament. Features will include the ability to watch up to five matches simultaneously on a so-called “mix” channel and a scoreboard overlay with results and information on the next day’s matches.

Medialink, ClipSyndicate Ink Pact for Web Video

On the heels of Google’s deal with Viacom last week to syndicate MTV Networks content across the Web, Medialink, a producer of short-form video, partnered with ClipSyndicate to distribute online video to targeted Web sites. Under the agreement, Medialink will use ClipSyndicates’s technology to distribute ad-supported informational video clips produced for corporations and organizations.