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Walmart Entertainment Facebook app

US supermarket chain Walmart is launching a new Facebook app that will give users access to exclusive movie content and the power to influence and shape what movies are sold…

4 in 10 use social apps whilst watching TV

4 in 10 use social apps whilst watching TV

According to research from The Diffusion Group, 38 per cent of US. adult broadband users currently participate in “social TV” activity at least a couple times per year. Social TV…

Discovery launches on Facebook and YouTube

Discovery launches on Facebook and YouTube

Discovery Networks International has announced the launch of its first ever global Facebook page as well as a dedicated YouTube channel for its new landmark series: How We Invented The…

AT&T brings Facebook to TV screens

AT&T brings Facebook to TV screens

AT&T U-verse subscribers in the US can now connect with Facebook through their TV screen using ‘Facebook on TV’, the latest interactive app available from AT&T. The app enables users…

Deloitte: The rise and rise of ‘second screening’

The rise of ‘second screening’ – the use of other screens, such as laptops, smartphones and tablets while watching TV – is a source of excitement and concern for many…

American Idol show on Facebook

American Idol show on Facebook

The producers of American Idol will release their new reality TV series on Facebook; the first television show to air on the social network and a cable channel at the…

78% of US following Olympics on TV or Digitally

78% of US following Olympics on TV or Digitally

Nearly eight-in-ten (78 per cent) of Americans say they have watched or followed Olympic coverage either on television, online or on social networks according to The Pew Research Centre. Television…

NBC, Facebook Olympic tie

NBC, Facebook Olympic tie

Facebook users will be reminded about NBC’s coverage of the Olympic Games in London, and viewers of NBC’s coverage will be nudged to talk about the Games on Facebook. It…

The Facebook Post Worth $779 Million

Netflix shares jumped 20.6 per cent this past week after a July 3rd Facebook post by company founder and CEO Reed Hastings congratulating chief content officer Ted Sarandos and his…

C4 ‘4Seven’ channel chosen by Facebook

C4 ‘4Seven’ channel chosen by Facebook

Channel 4 will launch a new TV channel called 4Seven next month screening repeats of the programmes viewers and critics have most talked about from the previous seven days, prefaced…