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Motive Reaches Agreement with Media Networks Latin America for Television Anytime Anywhere Project in Latin America
Motive Reaches Agreement with Media Networks Latin America S.A.C. for Television Anytime Anywhere Project in Latin America

25 May 2011
Motive Television PLC, the television software, services and solutions provider, announced that today it has reached agreement with Media Networks Latin America S.A.C. (Media Networks), a fully-owned subsidiary of Telefonica Internacional, for a Commercial Pilot at their operational headquarters in Lima, Peru and the potential rollout among Media Networks clients in Latin America.

Media Networks presently provides turn-key satellite distribution and technical operations services to 7 DTH and Cable pay television operators across 5 countries in South and Central America.

Under the agreement with Media Networks, Motive will install its Television Anytime Anywhere platform in Media Networks’ Lima showroom facilities, and Media Networks will demonstrate the enabling features of Motive’s solutions to its present and future clients.

CEO Leonard M. Fertig commented, “We are very excited at the prospect of entering the rapidly-growing Latin American market in partnership with Media Networks.”
Chairman Michael Pilsworth added, “We have seen an accelerating level of interest in Motive’s Television Anytime Anywhere in developing markets and this agreement with Media Networks exemplifies this opportunity.”

Contacts:

Motive Television plc
Leonard M. Fertig, CEO
Michael Pilsworth, Executive Chairman
T: +44 20 7025 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

ABOUT MOTIVE TELEVISION :

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 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).
http://www.motivetelevision.co.uk/ir/mtv/ir.jsp?page=home

ABOUT MEDIA NETWORKS LATIN AMERICA S.A.C.

Media Networks Latin America S.A.C.provides wholesale television data processing and multimedia content ge neration services for the Telefonica group and third party operators. Media Networks offers services in South and Central America.
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