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Articles tagged "social tv"

  1. Falling Skies Gets Social TV Right on Twitter and Draws New Fans

    Kim Leonard

    The recent season three premiere of TNT’s Falling Skies, the Steven Spielberg-produced apocalyptic alien invasion drama, had a clever social media campaign to draw the audience into the show—literally. The…

  2. Will The Million Second Quiz Engage Tablet Using Viewers

    Monica

      Every network is looking for ways to get viewers more involved in their favorite shows and, now that tablet devices are competing with televisions for attention in the living…

  3. Mark Cuban Predicts That Social TV is The Future. Is He Right?

    T. Lacoma

    Mark Cuban, owner of Magnolia Pictures, Landmark Theatres, and the Dallas Mavericks, has claimed in a National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) meeting that social television, not Internet video,…

  4. Two Thumbs Up for Zeebox: Our App of the Week

    Lisa Fowler

      We’ve seen a lot of buzz about Zeebox lately. It’s a second-screen app that provides discovery, info, sharing, and the usual social TV features. So the big question is:…

  5. Watch and Earn with Viggle, Our Social TV App of the Week

    Emiah Gardner

    By now, you’ve undoubtedly heard of Viggle, the TV check-in app that gives you rewards for watching. In just over a year, Viggle raised enough industry interest to warrant a…

  6. Social Media’s Affect on Televised Political Events

    Emiah Gardner

    The recent presidential election provided mountains of material for a case study on the effect social media can have on political events. Twitter and Facebook have created outlets for everyone…

  7. Dijit: The Slam Dunk Must Have Star App of The Week

    Emiah Gardner

    With Dijit, You’ll Run out of Fingers before You Run out of Features In the small pond of universal remote apps, Dijit is already the biggest fish. In the rapidly-overflowing…

  8. Social TV Is Affecting Your Thoughts And Opinions In A Surprising Way

    Emiah Gardner

    The Psychology Behind Social TV Not long ago, I was sitting with a friend watching  Suits, when a small symbol popped up on the screen. Before I knew it, my…

  9. What Is Social TV?

    Emiah Gardner

    The word “social” has become one of the most important words in our modern lexicon. There’s social media, social networks, social blogging, and now social TV. In short, the word…

  10. Can Twitter Become A Big Enough Factor To Save Your Favorite TV Shows?

    Emiah Gardner

    In 2012, we saw an 800% jump in TV discussion on Twitter1, and by the end of the year, Nielsen and Twitter had partnered up to establish a new “Nielsen…