Secondscreen

11.06.13
i.TV acquires GetGlue to boost its stake in second screen viewing
11.06.13

i.TV acquires GetGlue to boost its stake in second screen viewing

We may be witnessing the creation of a rare giant among second screen apps. Online guide producer...

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10.25.13
Sony's PlayStation 4 will require a Day One update, mobile app to be released pre-launch
10.25.13

Sony's PlayStation 4 will require a Day One update, mobile app to be released pre-launch

Sony's PlayStation 4 US launch is now less than a month away and -- surprise, surprise -- it's goi...

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10.23.13
Shazam app users can vote for X Factor acts starting November 6th
10.23.13

Shazam app users can vote for X Factor acts starting November 6th

Shazam's TV syncing has largely been passive so far, but it's about to become more of a two-way st...

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09.13.13
ESPN Sync brings dedicated real-time sports coverage to the second screen
09.13.13

ESPN Sync brings dedicated real-time sports coverage to the second screen

After its slow but steady implementation of companion features in its mobile and web services, ESP...

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09.11.13
Disney's Second Screen Live asks moviegoers to bring their iPad this time (video)
09.11.13

Disney's Second Screen Live asks moviegoers to bring their iPad this time (video)

We all know the drill by now, and if you forget there's usually a warning: please turn your mobile...

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08.29.13
Shazam 4.0 for Android arrives with redesigned interface and faster sound scans
08.29.13

Shazam 4.0 for Android arrives with redesigned interface and faster sound scans

Shazam's Android app has needed a makeover for a while; even with tablet support, the sound identi...

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08.14.13
Twitter experiments with trending TV box on some users' timelines
08.14.13

Twitter experiments with trending TV box on some users' timelines

Twitter has already signaled its love of TV by negotiating deals for branded video, but it's not s...

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08.13.13
Apple reportedly acquires video discovery service Matcha.tv
08.13.13

Apple reportedly acquires video discovery service Matcha.tv

It's time to add another entry on our "Apple television rumors" timeline, as reports tonight indic...

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07.17.13
Microsoft and Polar demo Companion Web concept through a TV app (video)
07.17.13

Microsoft and Polar demo Companion Web concept through a TV app (video)

Second screen experiences on mobile devices are nothing new -- just ask many TV viewers -- but two...

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