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7 predictions for social TV in 2014 - Lost Remote

7 predictions for social TV in 2014 - Lost Remote | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
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Op-Ed: Emerging TV innovation in a multiscreen world has just begun

Op-Ed: Emerging TV innovation in a multiscreen world has just begun | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
As the TV landscape continues to change, new pain points will yield exceptional new innovation giving rise to novel and exciting startups.
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Viggle snaps up Wetpaint for TV-focused content

The Viggle social TV app has acquired Wetpaint for approximately $30 million in cash and stock.

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TNT's MobCity "Adaptweetion" Further Blurs TV & Social

TNT's MobCity "Adaptweetion" Further Blurs TV & Social | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
The first screenplay to be released over Twitter is one more step towards screen convergence.
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Social TV: In 2013, Improved Reporting Accuracy and Increased Growth Internationally

Social TV: In 2013, Improved Reporting Accuracy and Increased Growth Internationally | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
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Mindshare and Shazam launch AUDIO+

Mindshare and Shazam launch AUDIO+ | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
TV App Market - Second Screen, Social TV, Transmedia, VoD, Connected TV News and Opinion
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Twitter Plants Trending Shows Box Firmly in App

Twitter Plants Trending Shows Box Firmly in App | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
TV App Market - Second Screen, Social TV, Transmedia, VoD, Connected TV News and Opinion
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Jesse Redniss joins Mass Relevance

Jesse Redniss joins Mass Relevance | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it

One of the social TV industry’s brightest stars has landed at Mass Relevance. Jesse Redniss, who recently was senior VP of digital for the USA Network, has joined Mass Relevance as its chief strategy officer.

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Kantar Media & Twitter extend alliance to Spain

Kantar Media & Twitter extend alliance to Spain
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Nielsen’s New SDK Adds Mobile Viewing To Its Traditional TV Ratings, Uses Data From Facebook To Match Demographics

Nielsen’s New SDK Adds Mobile Viewing To Its Traditional TV Ratings, Uses Data From Facebook To Match Demographics | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
After months of trials, Nielsen today is announcing an SDK that will give it the ability to measure how people view TV on mobile apps and other digital..
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Great British Bake Off and the rise of social TV

Great British Bake Off and the rise of social TV | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
The Great British Bake Off finale achieved 156,000 tweets during its 8pm-9pm broadcast last night.
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Twitter’s TV future started in Cambridge

Twitter’s TV future started in Cambridge | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
As Twitter Inc. heads for Wall Street, it’s trying to convince investors it can turn a profit using a communications medium from another century: your television set. Twitter and TV are already cozy. Millions of Twitter users regularly tap out 140 character quips on smartphones and tablets while watching “The Walking Dead” or “The Voice,” and networks pay close attention to those tweets to figure out what viewers think. But Twitter is telling potential investors ahead of its initial public stock offering expected next month it will become an indispensable companion for TV audiences and networks, turning those relationships into an advertising windfall. In many ways, those claims are even possible because of a Cambridge start-up called Bluefin Labs that spun out of MIT.
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Managing The Social Media Flood With Tech

Social media in the newsroom has boomed to the point where major breaking news stories come with a hashtag to keep people engaged with the story on their social accounts. Broadcasters who want to monitor and air those social updates have plenty of options, ranging from the $600 jury-rigged solution all the way to a $30,000 high-end system.
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The Most Digitally Engaging Commercials of the Fall TV Season

The Most Digitally Engaging Commercials of the Fall TV Season | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
What makes a digital hit? Let's review 5 campaigns that drove some of the highest levels of digital interactions during the fall TV season.
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Stevie introduces "Follow TV", turns any hashtag into an instant streaming TV channel made of tweets

"Follow TV" lets viewers watch the most up to date channels, curated automatically from trending topics and twitter hashtags, constantly updated, and instantly on, any time. Viewers can also create channels for any topic they choose, share and watch later on their Stevie or directly on the web.

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A Wave Of Tech Industry Deals Is Streamlining The World Of Social TV

A Wave Of Tech Industry Deals Is Streamlining The World Of Social TV | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
Social TV is only getting more popular, but there are too many apps competing for social TV conversations and consolidation is helping to clean up the space.
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Zeebox wins UK’s most popular startup

Zeebox wins UK’s most popular startup | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
TV App Market - Second Screen, Social TV, Transmedia, VoD, Connected TV News and Opinion
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Big data and semantic analysis are required to understand social TV, according to Daedalus

Big data and semantic analysis are required to understand social TV, according to Daedalus | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it

Social TV is a more and more attractive phenomenon both for viewers and for broadcasters and brands. At the recent Big Data Spain 2013, Daedalus presented a platform that combines big data and semantic analysis to understand the social conversation and provide relevant information for all parties.

 

 

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What will the future of social television look like?

What will the future of social television look like? | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
As Facebook and Twitter fight to dominate conversation going on in social TV, Mass Relevance has established itself as the platform to facilitate the social battle.
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Three Ways Automatic Content Recognition Will Change TV

Three Ways Automatic Content Recognition Will Change TV | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
While many in the TV and technology world understand how the future of television is being reshaped by the emergence of social TV, second screen viewing and over-the-top streaming, what they don't often know is how many of these experiences are being enabled in large part by a technology called [...]
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Arktan Partners with Facebook to Bring Facebook Insights and Data to Social TV Storytelling

Arktan Partners with Facebook to Bring Facebook Insights and Data to Social TV Storytelling | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
Arktan Introduces Facebook Insights Dashboard Powered by The Facebook Keyword Insights API; Receives Access to The Facebook Public Feed API. The collaboration enables groundbreaking integration of Facebook insights and data with live TV programming, and accompanying second-screen social experiences on the web and mobile apps. | Virtual Strategy Magazine is an online publication devoted entirely to virtualization technologies.
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Social TV use much higher for under-18s

Social media continues to boost TV engagement for consumers, particularly younger viewers.
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BMO’s Salmon On ‘Social TV,’ The IPO Market And More

BMO’s Salmon On ‘Social TV,’ The IPO Market And More | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it

Dan Salmon is an equity research analyst at BMO Capital Markets and covers media and Internet marketing. He recently released a new research report on Social TV and its impact on advertising and marketing

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Trapit’s Content Curation Center Powers Personalized Newsfeeds for zeebox Users

Trapit’s Content Curation Center Powers Personalized Newsfeeds for zeebox Users
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Dijit rolls out website Reminder Buttons as part of its B2B strategy, partners with 11 TV networks

Dijit rolls out website Reminder Buttons as part of its B2B strategy, partners with 11 TV networks | Social TV & Second Screen Information Repository | Scoop.it
Social TV service provider Dijit Media is moving forward with the next phase of its platform development. The company today officially unveiled its Reminde
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