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The VOD Wars | KIT digital | Social TV addicted

The VOD Wars | KIT digital | Social TV addicted | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
While social TV seems to be garnering the bulk of the buzz these days, the real action is happening in Video on Demand or VOD.
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TechRadar: BBC iPlayer coming to Sky

TechRadar: BBC iPlayer coming to Sky | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
The BBC iPlayer is finally coming to Sky, with the two agreeing a partnership that will see the UK's biggest video on demand service land on the popular satellite platform.
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Transmedia London

Transmedia London | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
In the February Transmedia London meetup (aka Transmedia London 4), we have: Writer Joseph Lidster speaks about how he wrote the transmedia content for the biggest and most successful dramas on TV to (RT @Sarn: on 02/09, Transmedia London meetup will...
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Comcast reveals social TV plans in patent application

Comcast reveals social TV plans in patent application | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
A patent application obtained by the site FierceCable reveals that Comcast is planning to add a number of social TV features in its program guides that are staples of many second-screen apps.
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HTML5 Video on the Web Today | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age

HTML5 Video on the Web Today | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
The hype surrounding HTML5 video has thankfully receded from the high water mark of 2011. But the absence of hype doesn’t mean HTML5 video is a thing of the past...
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How to develop television shows for a social and multiplatform world

How to develop television shows for a social and multiplatform world | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Context is even more King, is something that has been argued lately, especially if talking about multiplatform, cross media and transmedia. Now, what we need to do, is create compelling content in the right context and infuse ...
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Connected TV needs higher degree of regulation, says Ofcom chief » Digital TV Europe

Connected TV needs higher degree of regulation, says Ofcom chief » Digital TV Europe http://t.co/JgHpJPef...
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Is The Next Frontier In Social Media Your TV?

Is The Next Frontier In Social Media Your TV? | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Where are you watching the Big Game this year? Last year, that question was a locational where: a Super Bowl party, at home on the sofa or a local watering hole being the expected answer.
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Netflix tops 800+ devices, tablets overtake PC viewing

Netflix tops 800+ devices, tablets overtake PC viewing | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings talked a lot of about connected and mobile devices during the company’s fourth-quarter earnings call on Wednesday, emphasizing how important tablets, the Apple TV and connected TVs are to the company.
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IPTV news - Red Bee Media develops new content discovery solutions

IPTV news - Red Bee Media develops new content discovery solutions | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Red Bee Media develops new content discovery solutions (Red Bee Media develops new content discovery solutions: UK fim Red Bee Media, a specialist in media manage...)...
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Why Channel 4 Recommissioned The Bank Job | K7 Media

Why Channel 4 Recommissioned The Bank Job | K7 Media | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
K7 Media is an international media consultancy spotting trends and helping broadcasters, digital producers and advertisers find the hottest content. (RT @juicyformats: Why did Channel 4 recommission The Bank Job so quickly?
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Cable Networks Embrace Social TV, Creating New Social Apps ... | Social TV addicted

Cable Networks Embrace Social TV, Creating New Social Apps ... | Social TV addicted | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Cable Networks Embrace Social TV, Creating New Social Apps. Posted by admin on Jan 27, 2012 in General | 0 comments. Via Scoop.it – tvappmarket. Cable networks FX and USA are embracing social TV for returning shows like Archer and ...
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Technology decisions ‘dramatically influence’ OTT business models | News | Rapid TV News

Technology decisions ‘dramatically influence’ OTT business models | News | Rapid TV News | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Just when operators may have thought that making money from over the top services was all about business, a new report from choice of technology ’dramatically influences’ the business model that operators can adopt to keep their core networks...
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IPTV news - Zeebox: "People are beginning to self-provide their connected TV experiences"

IPTV news - Zeebox: "People are beginning to self-provide their connected TV experiences" | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Zeebox: "People are beginning to self-provide their connected TV experiences" (Zeebox: "People are beginning to self-provide their connected TV experiences" http://t.co/aOh2sLkj #IPTV...
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Deep Dive - Rewired State: Social TV — Education - Rewired State

Deep Dive - Rewired State: Social TV — Education - Rewired State | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Crunch time here at #soctved - getting Ready to show off Deep Dive: http://t.co/2eC5GciQ...
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Shazam to power up to third of Super Bowl ads

Shazam to power up to third of Super Bowl ads | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Anyone who’s unsure that brands are interested in spending on social TV should take a hard look at the work Shazam has executed since launching “Shazam for TV” last year.
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Transforming data into narrative content | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age

Transforming data into narrative content | Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Scaling content no longer requires new hires — Narrative Science automatically generates stories from data.
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Companion Apps Line up for the Super Bowl

Companion Apps Line up for the Super Bowl | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
The Super Bowl is the most watched television event in history and within the hot second screen space, there will be plenty of competition for eyeballs in companion apps this year.
Twitter could be the go to app for the Super Bowl.
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Q&A With Zach Weinburg, Co-Founder of the Connected TV Marketing Association

Q&A With Zach Weinburg, Co-Founder of the Connected TV Marketing Association | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Zach Weinburg is co-founder and President, North America of the Connected TV Marketing Association (CTVMA).
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Microsoft, not Apple, holds the key to Smart TV success

Microsoft, not Apple, holds the key to Smart TV success | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
For Christmas this year, I was finally able to shed the cash to pick up an Xbox 360 along with a Kinect. While I do enjoy playing the games, what I’m most enthralled by is using the Kinect when watching TV.
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Time Warner leads funding for second social TV company

Time Warner leads funding for second social TV company | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
(Reuters) - Media conglomerate Time Warner Inc is leading a $12 million round of funding into a start-up company that analyzes tweets and Facebook posts as people watch their favorite TV programs.Social (Time Warner leads funding for second social...
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Social TV app Viggle launches with real-life rewards

Social TV app Viggle launches with real-life rewards | Richard Kastelein on Second Screen, Social TV, Connected TV, Transmedia and Future of TV | Scoop.it
Earlier this month, we previewed Viggle, a new social TV app that’s the brainchild of former American Idol exec Robert Sillerman. Today, Viggle hit the iTunes Appstore (iPhone right now), and we gave it a spin.
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Zappo TV Launches on Androids, Pushes Content to Smart TVs

LAS VEGAS -- Video discovery/consumer media management platform Zappo TV is pushing out music, photos and videos from mobile phones to a number of connected TVs, said Jan Van Ottele, founder and CEO of Zappo TV during an interview at CES.  Zappo...
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