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Motive Television Announces Senior Management Appointments
London, March 1st 2011 -- Motive Television PLC, the digital television technology, software and services provider, today announced the appointment of Tony Combe as Chief Technology Officer and Vice President of Engineering of Motive Television PLC, and Dr. Glenn Craib as Managing Director of NXV Limited, a subsidiary of the Company. Tony Combe and Dr. Glenn Craib are seasoned executives who co- founded NXV Limited and were jointly responsible for the initial design and development of NXVision technology, the advanced placeshifting television software. NXV Limited was acquired by Motive in September 2010.

01 March 2011
As Group Chief Technology Officer, Tony Combe will be responsible for guiding and managing the design and development of Motive’s proprietary and patented technologies, including the integration of Bestv and NXVision (U.S. Patent Pending) into Motive’s TV Anytime Anywhere platform.

Mr. Combe is a highly experienced technology executive and has more than fifteen years of senior level experience with several international companies. Tony Combe was co-founder and CEO of NXV Limited, where he managed the development of the NXVision placeshifting technology. He previously served as Commercial Director and Technical Director of Infinite Data Storage Limited (IDS) where he created products for Sony, IBM, HP, and Imation.

As Managing Director of NXV Limited, Dr. Glenn Craib assumes responsibility for Motive’s wholly-owned subsidiary that designs, develops, and provides broadcasters with its unique TV Anywhere technology, which allows viewers to interact, control and watch their Internet connected home television from any Internet connected device.

Dr. Craib is a senior technology product manager with more than fourteen years of experience in design, development, and commercialization of new IP-related products and services. Since 2006, Dr. Craib served as co-founder and Technical Director of NXV Limited where he designed the end-to-end NXVision product from concept to market. This included the product’s specifications and design, identifying and working with third party suppliers, project management, and presenting NXVision to the industrial and financial communities. Earlier in his career Glenn Craib undertook a variety of roles with Infinite Data Storage Limited and was Group Leader with Myrica (UK) Ltd. Dr. Craib received a PhD in Engineering Physics from Aberdeen University in 1996.

NXVision has a patent pending in the Unites States and is unique in its sophisticated software-based placeshifting approach and capabilities. Motive’s TV Anywhere solution is currently being evaluated by major broadcasters in Europe and North America.


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Notes to Editors :

Motive Television provides digital television technology, software and services globally, enabling TV 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 with new sources of income and business models and currently operates via three subsidiaries:

•    Adecq Digital S.L (“TV Anytime”) is the creator of Bestv, a technology that permits and enables digital terrestrial broadcasters 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. Bestv is currently in commercial operation by digital broadcasters in Italy and Spain and successful Pilots have been carried out in the Czech Republic and Hungary.

•    NXV Limited (“TV Anywhere”) owns NXVision, an advanced placeshifting 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. NXVision is software orientated, doesn’t require an additional box, and can be updated via software upgrades. US patent pending.

•    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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