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Motive Television Announces ''Video to Go''
Brings Television Anytime Anywhere- VOD for iPads

20 July 2011
London 20 July, 2011 -- Motive Television plc announces today it has developed a major advancement in its Television Anytime Anywhere platform enabling the seamless loading of recorded movies and other pre-recorded material to laptops, iPads and other tablet and mobile devices.

The advancement allows viewers to transfer a recorded file from their set-top box to a second screen, or mobile device, to watch anytime, anywhere without the need for an internet signal. For example, viewers can pre-load an iPad with content from a home set-top box for later viewing on an airplane, viewing in the back of a car, or commuting on a train.

This new technology brings together Motive’s two patented capabilities, Television Anytime and Television Anywhere (US patent pending), into one product that allows viewers to simply sideload content to any mobile device. It also provides opportunities for the hospitality industry, airport lounges, and coffee houses to offer Video to Go to their customers.

Motive will be launching this product this autumn, enabling operators and broadcasters to provide:

•    The sideloading of VOD content for viewing anytime and anywhere on any iPad, tablet or mobile platform.
•    The provision of a branded device user interface with social networking interactivity.

Anthony Combe, CTO and VP Engineering of Motive said, “We are able to combine and extend Motive’s flexible, patented and proprietary technology to help our clients create a wide range of consumer services. Connecting the television with the second screen is an exciting advance both for Motive and a number of different industries.”

Leonard M. Fertig, CEO of Motive, added, "Motive’s Television Anytime Anywhere platform allows broadcasters, satellite television, and cable operators to provide a wide range of new services to their viewers. We are dedicated to bringing these innovations to consumers together with our industry partners. Our new “Video to Go” service is another example of Motive’s leading edge capabilities.”

Contacts:

Motive Television plc
Leonard M. Fertig, CEO
Michael Pilsworth, Executive Chairman
T: +44 20 7825 8425

Media PR
Gerry Buckland
T: +44 7774 860011

Financial PR
Cubitt Consulting
Chris Lane / Alice Coubrough
T: +44 20 7367 5100

Brainerd Communicators
Chris Plunkett / Mike Smargiassi
T: +1 212 986 6667

Notes to Editors :

Motive Television provides digital television technology and services globally, enabling Television Anytime Anywhere. The market is driven by heightened consumer demand coupled with the mandatory switchover from analogue to digital broadcasting that, as mandated by the International Telecommunication Union, will come into full effect by 2015.

Motive Television provides broadcasters and platform operators with new sources of income and business models via its technologies:

Television Anytime is a technology that permits and enables broadcasters and platform operators to offer enhanced broadcasting services without the need for the Internet. Broadcasters can earn additional income through these services, including Catch-Up TV, Virtual Channels, Video-on-Demand and Targeted Advertising. Television Anytime is currently in commercial operation in Italy and successful tests have been carried out in the Czech Republic and Hungary.

Television Anywhere is an advanced multi-screen and place-changing television technology that allows a viewer to interact, control and watch their Internet- connected home television from a computer, mobile phone, iPad or any other Internet connected device. Television Anywhere is software orientated, does not require an additional box, and can be updated via software upgrades. US patent pending.

Motive’s content division is:

Motive Television Limited, a Dublin-based award-winning independent production company that produces factual programmes for Irish broadcasters. It specializes in live sports production and sports documentaries and also produces factual and entertainment series.

Motive Television was founded in London in 2005 and its shares are quoted on the London Stock Exchange (AIM).
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