07.20.2007 12:00 AM
Interactive TV App for Dish Customers on NBC Universal’s ‘Top Chef 3 Miami’
NBC Universal-owned Bravo cable network has introduced an interactive, satellite-synchronized voting and polling application to its “Top Chef 3 Miami” show, which airs Wednesdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Dish Network Channel 129.
Using an iTV application from interactive television company Ensequence, viewers with compatible interactive receivers can interact with the program with a single click of the remote to vote, view “fun facts,” and answer trivia questions that are synched to each episode.
Publicists indicated that viewers get real-time notification of correct answers, and voting results are tallied and broadcast to viewers in real time.