In comparison to other venues, according to one ATVEF
specialist, the Italian presentation was better attended than the one held in Geneva, Switzerland.
La especification del ATVEF
is a royalty-free license intended to give consumers enhanced (interactive) television programs in the least expensive and most convenient manner possible.
Earlier this year, Zenith and Triveni Digital joined forces with PBS for the industry's first ATVEF
terrestrial DTV broadcasts of interactive television enhancements.
The SpinTV Studio Suite is ATVEF
compliant and is designed to work with the Macromedia Dreamweaver development platform.
In the news release, Advanced Television Forum Explores Interactive TV Content Authoring At ATV W3: 'What Works & Why', issued earlier today by The Advanced Television Forum over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the sixth paragraph, second sentence should read, "It is co-sponsored and hosted by the UCF, with additional sponsors including ATSC, SMPTE and ATVEF
(the Advanced Television Enhancement Forum)," rather than "It is co-sponsored and hosted by the UCF, with additional sponsors including ATSC, SMPTE, ATVEF
(the Advanced Television Enhancement Forum) and ATVEF
Avid's interactive tools are also being built to support the Microsoft TV platform, as well as ATVEF
The two products working together allow for interactive TV enhancements, compliant with ATVEF
transport-B specifications, to be authored and inserted live into the DTV broadcast stream.
Transport B allows the enhanced content to be broadcast with the program, rather than requiring a connection to the Internet.
OCAP is a separate effort from the Advanced Television Enhancement Forum (ATVEF
) content specification, but OCAP does call for support and extension of ATVEF
as a part of the PE requirements.
For example, the ATVEF
version of Showtime Interactive 24.