08/12/2013, The world of mobile video services is starting to heat up now that YouTube co-founders have released MixBit, which they expect to take on already popular services such as Vine and Instagram. Things are going to only get more interesting as there’s a new contender in the ring of mobile video services as NBC News has announced they have acquired Stringwire.
12/10/2012, Sports fans will be happy to hear that Yahoo is partnering with NBC to deliver the best in the world of sports. The content and promotional deal will combine Yahoo! Sports’s reporting expertise, coverage of big events, and popular fantasy sports products with NBC Sports’s digital assets as well as television promotion and integration. One the features that we can expect from the content deal is editorial depth, thanks to […]
07/31/2012, Remember how Guy Adams’ Twitter account was suspended after his rant over the delayed live telecast of the Olympics’ opening ceremony on TV? Well, it seems that Twitter has restored Adams’ account, so hopefully all of it will be bridge under the water by now. I guess it is an issue that has been blown up by someone in the media team who decided to act as an individual instead […]
07/20/2012, This summer’s main sporting event that will be watched by billions around the world would be the London 2012 Olympics, and thanks to the advancements made in technology, we have since moved on from High Definition broadcasting to 3D High Definition live streams. This will be made available to nearly 80% of US TV households in the US thanks to the joint efforts of NBC Olympics and Panasonic, where they […]
09/09/2011, Good news for fans of NBC shows – the iPad app that was released earlier this June has received a major update. Users can now stream full episodes of their favorite NBC shows using the app on their iPad tablets, as opposed to just short clips when it first made its debut. Everything that’s available on NBC.com (which is pretty much everything on the network) can now be streamed on […]
01/27/2011, While Hulu is a pretty popular service, not everything might be plain sailing for the company as the WSJ is reporting that NBC Universal, News Corp and Walt Disney are “increasingly at odds” with Hulu’s business model and are worried that running content on the site is endangering their own businesses. Because of this, Disney and Fox Broadcasting owner News Corp are already considering pulling content from Hulu and might […]
06/09/2010, Can’t get enough of your Netflix movies? The folks over at Western Digital (WD) understand this, as the company has just announced its WD TV Live Plus HD media player that ships with Netflix support, allowing you to browse titles, manage your Instant Queue and stream your favorite episodes directly to your HDTV. Other features include the ability to stream personalized content from YouTube, Flickr, Pandora, Live365 and MediaFly network, […]