News Updates

AntennaWeb.org Allows Consumers to Seamlessly Purchase Off-Air Antennas

Arlington, Va., July 17, 2014 – Broadcast Interactive Media (BIM) today announced an enhancement to its AntennaWeb.org site to connect consumers... Read More »

Northwest Broadcasting, The E.W. Scripps Company, Gray Television, Intermountain West Communications, and Granite Broadcasting Ink Multiyear Renewals for BIM's MediaStar

Broadcast Interactive Media (BIM), a leading provider of revenue and technical solutions to online publishers, today announced multiyear renewals from several major TV station groups for products within its MediaStar Suite of program and contract management tools. The renewals include stations from Northwest Broadcasting, The E.W. Scripps Company, Gray Television, Intermountain West Communications, and Granite Broadcasting. Read More »

The Video Viewability Debate

Broadcast Interactive recommends the following MediaPost article, that discusses the effectiveness of online video ads. MdotLab’s AdSecure™ Platform is available at a discount for BIMLocal clients who want to review stats beyond basic viewability. Read More »

Broadcast Interactive Media's BIMvid Live Enables Local Stations to Stream Major Live Events

Live streaming of Seattle's Super Bowl parade pulls 200,000 viewers. Read More »

Broadcast Interactive Media and Shobot Enable Immediate Recording to DVR from Online Listings

BIM today announced a partnership with Shobot, a free service that allows TV viewers to record TV individual shows or even entire series to their DVR, regardless of who provides their DVR service. Read More »

Executive Q&A - Timur Yarnall, CEO of BIM and MdotLabs - Rooting out fakes in the online world

BIM helps broadcast companies develop websites and sell advertising; Mdot helps them scout fake advertising activity. Yarnall has estimated that fraud could amount to $10 billion a year, worldwide. Read More »

Broadcast Interactive Media Helps Viewers Find Free HDTV for Simple.TV's New Over-The-Air DVR

BIM today announced it will utilize its TitanTV signal prediction and data services technologies to support Simple.TV’s new personal DVR. The added support will provide consumers with a list of TV stations available over-the-air at their specific household address. Read More »

BIM spinout MdotLabs Lands First Round Funding

MdotLabs (www.MdotLabs.com), a SaaS security platform company launched to help advertisers avoid being victimized by invalid traffic, today announced it has closed a first round of venture funding of $1.25 million led by Chicago Ventures and NYC-based Great Oaks Venture Capital. Read More »