Second screens like tablets are a 'hacked attempt' to bring social or community interaction to TV, says CNN.com's general manager. And today's set-top boxes? Very primitive. Read this article by Stephen Shankland on CNET News.
Another good morning for Netflix — today, the service racked up six Golden Globe nominations, including a nod to Orange is the New Black star Taylor Schilling. But was she considered in the right category?
Apple raised eyebrows yesterday with its curious acquistion of the social analytics firm Topsy. While many have wondered what the deal is all about, many experts believe it points in one direction: the social television space.
With ‘Some Velvet Morning’ now on VOD and digital platforms, we spoke briefly with playwright/filmmaker Neil LaBute about distribution strategies and the importance of that collective audience experience.
analysis Intel aspired to revolutionize cable and satellite with Web TV. Just because it failed doesn't mean Apple, Google, and the rest will too -- but they're no closer to a happy ending. Read this article by Joan E.
Marketers continue to be in love with their own content. Spending on branded content is set to reach $1.8 million this year, or 37 percent of marketers’ ad budgets, up from $1.7 million in 2012, per a Custom Content Council survey.
What happens when you let people watch what they want, when they want? Netflix tells us that, given a choice, people consume television shows by "binge-watching," which is the practice of watching back-to-back episodes until your eyes melt.