Cable network Viacom has tentatively reached an agreement with Sony to bring live streams of its cable channels to a new TV service.
The fact that TV drives tweets is not particularly shocking. The fact that tweets drive TV is much more significant.
Twitter’s first five Ads API partners were dominated by hardcore digital advertisers. Its newest five API partners are dominated by hardcore enterprise-focused social media marketing firms.
And yeah, it’s ultimately all about money. And advertisers.
Intel is offering to play digital content providers major money in order to lock down deals for its upcoming set top box.
Amazon has once again picked up the leftovers from Netflix by adding a ton of Viacom TV show series to its Amazon Prime instant video service, the company announced today.
Disney’s classic musical film will come to life in a new form with a motion-controlled exclusive game for Microsoft’s consoles.
If a rumored music service wasn’t enough to push Twitter into the territory media, now the company might be trying to get TV content playing through the service.
Intel is apparently making some progress on bringing content for its forthcoming pay-TV service that’s expected to launch before the end of the year.
Guest Post Cablevision probably wants to continue forcing their customers to buy channels they don’t want. Here’s why.
Cable TV service provider Cablevision is sick and tired of having to carry tons of channels that its subscribers don’t want and, more importantly, don’t want to pay for.
A copycat hack hoax in the wake of actual hacks to Burger King and Jeep? Super classy, guys. Keep up the hilarious work.
What kinds of posts do well with your Facebook audience? What topics are most viral for your customers? And how can you find clones of your best fans?
Hulu has announced a new deal that will keep current Viacom TV shows parked on the streaming video service and even add some new ones.
TV enhancement startup Zeebox has just closed a deal with Viacom that brings a slew of new cable channels into its service, the startup announced today.
If you’re considering an Amazon Prime subscription, you might be persuaded by Amazon’s new deal with Viacom to bring 2,000 new titles to the service.
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Jon Stewart, host of the popular comedy “news” program The Daily Show, is finally going to tackle SOPA, the controversial, anti-Internet piece of legislation that has every social network up in arms.
There’s a series of DirecTV commercials where a TV viewer is immersed in an action scene but easily pauses and begins the scene where he left off in a different room. While that idea is easy to grasp, it’s not fully realized because our homes have more screens than just TVs. The viewer can’t begin watching again, on say, his smartphone.
Film studio Paramount Pictures is experimenting with a new digital distribution model for the most recently released Transformers movie.