WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Interactive Television Networks, Inc. ("ITVN"), a leading provider of hardware, programming software and interactive networks to the fast growing IPTV market announces the distribution of up to 5,000 IPTV set top boxes to consumers nationwide. ITVN is including a 15-day free subscription to XTV Networks, ITVN's critically acclaimed adult network. Consumers simply connect the ITVN TV set top box to their existing home broadband/DSL router, cable modem router or wireless LAN and to their television set though standard video connectors. The ITVN set top box does not require a personal computer or additional hardware. PC Magazine described ITVN's broadband enabled TV set top box as "a technology breakthrough" with image quality that is "indistinguishable from broadcast." "ITVN has achieved an outstanding value proposition for consumers, offering not only state of the art user friendly technology but content delivered in a compelling format at an unbeatable price," said Charles Prast, ITVN's CEO. "With the price of home broadband at ever lower levels, consumers are able now to use the web to deliver compelling content and true interactivity to their entertainment appliance of choice, the television set." "ITVN leverages home broadband, an existing infrastructure, to bypass the massive costs of cable and satellite delivery. Consumers know that content delivered directly from the Internet is also far more interactive and broad in scope than anything that can be offered over traditional networks. Simply put, ITVN's cost base and platform allow us to pass on extraordinary value and service to consumers nationwide." According to Nielsen//NetRatings there are over 60 million US broadband households, those households being capable of benefiting from ITVN's product and service. XTV Networks, ITVN's most popular network, consists of over 50 webcast 24/7 TV channels and as well as 10 interactive video channels as part of the basic subscription as well as an extensive library of Pay per View titles. Following the 15-day free trial, the XTV Networks basic subscription is only $29.95 per month with no long-term obligations. For more information, please visit itvn. com or contact firstname.lastname@example.org. About Interactive Television Networks Headquartered in Woodland Hills, California, Interactive Television Networks, Inc. ("ITVN") is an integrated developer, marketer, distributor and programmer of Internet Protocol Television hardware and subscription channels. The ITVN Network digital services are a completely interactive, end-to-end video system delivered to consumers on demand through a proprietary TV set top box. Consumers simply connect the ITVN box to their existing broadband router and to their television set though standard video connectors. No PC is needed and the ITVN box is "plug and play". ITVN is a simple, completely discreet, single source solution for consumers of content not available through traditional broadcast or satellite channels and is an alternative distribution source for producers of content. Using the Internet, ITVN eliminates traditional middleman represented by the cable TV providers, satellite operators and terrestrial broadcasters and sells subscription based services directly to the consumer. The ITVN business plan centers on a number of subscription channels and services accessed through a TV menu using a remote control. ITVN is the only truly open, end-to-end solution to manage and deliver new IPTV services, such as Broadcast TV, video-on-demand ("VOD") and Network Personal Video Recorders ("PVRs"), all from a single integrated solution. ITVN allows the installation, deployment and operation of a wealth of TV-based applications. All trademarks and copyrights contained herein are the property of their respective holders. Contact: Interactive Television Networks, Inc. 1-866-988-4988 email@example.com
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