Time Warner Cable cloud-based TV Guide services improve customer viewing experience – FierceCable

“Time Warner Cable is accelerating its rollout of a new guide with cloud-based navigation services that gives customers simplified navigation, more program information, a new VOD portal and better search capability. These new features are available on over 2 million set-top boxes today and will be available on over 6 million boxes by the end of 2014.”

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Callahan: Android offers more opportunities to interactive TV developers than RDK platform -FierceCable

“Former top Time Warner Cable engineer John Callahan told interactive TV application developers at a conference here Wednesday that he doesn’t see a lot of potential for them in the Reference Design Kit software platform that TWC and Comcast are relying on to introduce next-generation interactive TV services.

Callahan, a 15-year TWC veteran who helped the MSO launch its fabled Full Service Network interactive TV trial in Orlando in the mid-1990s, told attendees that he’s more bullish on Google’s Android platform.”

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