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16 Added | 3 Magazines | 1 Following | 2 Followers | @jacoblo | 30 years old. Working with second screen platform Like.tv at Modern Times Group. Living in Stockholm, Sweden. Previously lived in Connecticut for four years and former hockey goalie.

GetGlue Teams With Gnip To Sell Its Second-Screen Entertainment Data

Second-screen check-in platform GetGlue has teamed up with social data reseller Gnip. What this means is that Gnip is the distributor of GetGlue’s firehose of publicly available data, which gives it a rather broad view of social data around viewing habits for television shows, movies, and …

Manchester United stages online PPV football friendly

As if the new football season didn’t come round fast enough, Britain’s top clubs are currently engaged in a series of pre-season friendlies.<p>Away from …

Channels interested in ESPN America rights

European sports broadcasters are looking to acquire rights from ESPN America.<p>The European version of ESPN America will cease broadcasting on …

Which Common Tablet Activities Vary in Popularity by Age?

While young (18-29), middle-aged (30-49) and and older (50-64) tablet users display strikingly similar levels of use of their devices, they sometimes …

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Cowboys Stadium becomes AT&T Stadium in multimillion-dollar deal

Cowboys Stadium is dead. Today it was announced that, effective immediately, the home turf of one of the NFL's most storied teams has been renamed AT&T Stadium. It's rumored to be a multimillion-dollar deal, but neither side is putting an exact figure on the sponsorship. Rather, AT&T contends that …

Wow! Google’s Chromecast Is Amazingly Hackable

Google’s documentation is so far geared towards developers who want to stream media from their sites or apps, but because the device uses a stock …

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Humax releases HTML5-based smart set-top box

<b>Humax has launched an open platform HTML5-based smart set-top box, which it will supply to Korean cable TV operator T-broad.</b><p>The set-top supplier says …

CBS Has a Weapon It Won’t Use in Its Time Warner Cable Fight

Pres Panayotov / Shutterstock.com<p>You can only hear the same story a few times before it gets boring, so no need to go into the details of the new …

TV channel apps used by 14% of smartphone, tablet users

<b>Some 14% of smartphone and tablet users used TV channel apps from networks like MTV, Nickelodeon and USA Networks in the first quarter of the year,</b> …

Netflix Accused Of Cropping Films, But Company Says It's All A Big Mistake

If you've spent enough time watching cable television, it's a notification you've read a hundred times: "This film has been modified from its original version. It has been formatted to fit this screen." But what if you weren't warned you were you watching an altered version of a movie?<p>A Tumblr blog …

Most Mobile Owners Use Second Screen While Watching TV

If you own a smartphone or tablet and watch TV, have you noticed you cannot leave your mobile device alone whilst viewing the television? If so you …

The Cleverest Bike Fender We've Ever Seen Is on Kickstarter

Car sales have dropped by 30 percent over the last five years — a change fueled by the great recession, but also shifting preferences for urban …