SOCIAL TV

Sep 06

Why TV is Going Social

Why TV is Going Social

Jul 03

MTV’s Made puts a hashtag in its title.

MTV’s Made puts a hashtag in its title.

Sony takes a second chance on Google TV.

Sony takes a second chance on Google TV.

New Twitter sports TPS record -

The #Euro2012 final match garnered 15,358 tweets per second (TPS).

Apr 29

NHL and PrePlay team up to launch a predictive second screen app for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The app includes synch ad capabilities from SecondScreen Networks.

NHL and PrePlay team up to launch a predictive second screen app for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The app includes synch ad capabilities from SecondScreen Networks.

Apr 18

Sports is the top TV genre that drives the most backchannel conversation according to SocialGuide Intelligence.

Sports is the top TV genre that drives the most backchannel conversation according to SocialGuide Intelligence.

Men spend more time with their smartphones while watching TV than tablets — Women are the opposite.

Men spend more time with their smartphones while watching TV than tablets — Women are the opposite.

Hulu Plus Growth -

Hulu Plus reaches 2 million registered (and paying) subscribers.

Tablets and TV -

Viacom study finds that out of the total time viewers spend watching full length-TV shows, 15% occurs on tablet devices.

Google TV software update -

Google TV gets an update an incorporates Google search trends to recommend content. [LINK]

Apr 02

NBCU Gathers Who’s Who in Social TV [LINK]

NBCU Gathers Who’s Who in Social TV [LINK]

Mar 27

Social TV guide app TweetTV gets funding -

Social TV guide app  receives $750k seed funding to expand company and build a mobile app.

Mar 26

Apple TV updates its GUI and launches a new device that supports 1080p HD video.

Apple TV updates its GUI and launches a new device that supports 1080p HD video.

The Future of Social TV: Where We Are Now and Where We’re Headed

The Future of Social TV: Where We Are Now and Where We’re Headed

Mar 17

"Social TV - Teaching an Old Medium New Tricks” [LINK]

"Social TV - Teaching an Old Medium New Tricks” [LINK]