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DISH enhances Explorer app

In response to consumer input, DISH has added new functionality to its second-screen iPad app, DISH Explorer, giving customers using the Hopper Whole-Home HD DVR the ability to control the…

Euronews, Nokia, Microsoft team for Euronews apps

Euronews, Nokia, Microsoft team for Euronews apps

Two news apps have been launched in a collaboration involving Euronews, Nokia and Microsoft. The Euronews apps are now available on Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8. Both apps are…

Mobile ad reach doubles

Virtualisation, networking and cloud infrastructure specialist Citrix has released its Mobile Analytics Report for the first quarter of 2014, providing insight into subscriber behaviour and related factors that determine quality…

Facebook buys WhatsApp for $19bn

In a deal set to accelerate its drive to bring connectivity and utility to the world, Facebook is to acquire WhatsApp, a rapidly growing cross-platform mobile messaging company, for a…

Ooyala partners with Hopster

Ooyala, an expert in video streaming, analytics and monetization, is powering Hopster’s new TV and learning tablet app for children. Hopster combines popular TV shows with an educational curriculum and…

Mobile video driving TV apps usage

Research from Parks Associates shows mobile consumption of video is driving usage of TV apps, with 55 per cent of US smartphone owners and 61 per cent of tablet owners using…

Equidia selects Visiware to design Equidia Live + second screen app

Visiware, Digital Studio, the creator of first and second screen experiences (TV / Mobile / Tablet / PC),  has developed the application Equidia Live + app, which provides users with…

RTP launches second screen app in Portugal

RTP launches second screen app in Portugal

Public broadcaster RTP has launched 5i, the first second screen TV application in Portugal. While watching their favourite programmes on RTP (TV series, talk show, game show, etc.), viewers can…

Mobile traffic sets new record for BBC Sport

Mobile traffic sets new record for BBC Sport

Traffic from the January football transfer window, a busy fixture list and the start of the RBS Six Nations helped break a host of digital records for BBC Sport, including…

Shazam drives Super Bowl engagement

Shazam drives Super Bowl engagement

Shazam, the media engagement company, has revealed that this year’s Super Bowl broadcast is the company’s most successful to date, with exclusive content from Bruno Mars and featured advertisers helping…

The Sun to offer Premier League clips on O2

The Sun to offer Premier League clips on O2

The Sun has signed a deal with mobile operator O2 to offer its 4G customers content including Premier League clips. As well as football video highlights, O2 subscribers will get…

Civolution, Vetrya power Super! 2nd screen app

Civolution, a provider of technology and solutions for identifying, managing and monetising content, and De Agostini Editore, an Italian multinational specialist in creating content, products and services, have confirmed launch…

BBC launches Instagram news

BBC News is stepping up its social media offerings after mobile and tablet viewing figures overtook desktop use for the first time in December. BBC News launched Instafax, a new…

Freesat app boosts TV control

Freesat, the UK subscription-free DTH satellite TV service, has launched the Freesat App for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, confirming its immediate availability on the App Store. The app acts…

Portable devices drive record BBC Sport traffic

Portable devices drive record BBC Sport traffic

BBC Sport saw record online traffic from mobile and tablet devices over the festive period, accounting for a record 72 per cent of total UK BBC Sport traffic on Boxing…