May 17th, 2013

appside
From children’s apps to digital magazines and the second screen, every day we at The Appside report on the size and shape of new and evolving apps across the creative industries. We keep you in touch...

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May 9th, 2013

Eurovision
The Eurovision Song Contest, for all its flaws, remains a genuine TV event in Europe, which makes a second-screen app a natural fit. The 2013 Eurovision app, released for iOS and Android in advance of...

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April 30th, 2013

shazam
Shazam started life as a music identification app, before evolving into an app that's also about second-screen TV and advertisement tagging. Now it's planning an IPO under new CEO Rich Riley, who has...

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April 29th, 2013

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Social TV app Zeebox has launched on Android tablets in a move that is arguably long overdue. The app finds its natural home on tablets, first debuting on the iPad for UK users back in October 2011, with...

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April 25th, 2013

NBC
NBC’s new endurance quiz show, The Million Second Quiz, will feature a notable interactive element when it airs this autumn. NBC called the show, which will see players compete in a 12-day competition...

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April 24th, 2013

Vubooo
Vubooo is a second-screen app for football fans and, while it may have launched on iOS in time for the Champions League semi finals, it looks to have considerable potential for the future. The Vubooo app...

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April 19th, 2013

Get This
Second-screen and shopping collide on a new app from digital commerce platform Get This. The Get This iPad app (US only) syncs to TV shows - as yet they have only announced a deal with ABC TV series Scandal,...

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April 16th, 2013

airplay_blog
Smartphone and tablet owners may be aware of screen-mirroring thanks to services like Apple’s AirPlay but its use has yet to really catch on, according to new stats from NPD Group. The analyst’s Connected...

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April 12th, 2013

Da Vinci's demons
US TV channel Starz has released an iPad app to accompany David S. Goyer’s Da Vinci’s Demons series, featuring a wealth of additional content that can be synced to the programme or viewed at leisure....

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