Home mobile

Conan O'Brien Sparks Interest in TV Everywhere

Turner Broadcasting is using the talents of Conan O'Brien and other stars from TNT and TBS to get viewers familiar with TV Everywhere, including what it can do and how to connect with it. The spots don't explain the entire process, however, since that would take longer than 30 seconds and is available only to pay-tv subscribers.

AirVinyl app adds retro warmth to iPhone music

If digital audio sounds too sterile and flat to you, the AirVinyl app from Sir George Martin’s studio is available to add retro harmonics and ambiance to music played on the iPhone.

The Beatles say 'Hello, Goodbye' to ringtones

The Beatles have rocketed into the future of digital music by making licensed ringtones of their music available for sale. It’s easy for the digerati to mock today's announcement, but take a look at the market size before doing so.

SnagFilms Expands to Android, Connnected TVs

SnagFilms, which makes a curated library of sponsor-supported movies available for on-demand streaming, can now be used via new apps on most Android phones and tablets.

Five questions with Kevin Conroy, president of Univision Interactive Media

Kevin Conroy, president of Univision Interactive Media and Enterprise Development, took five with Digital Media Wire to discuss how Hispanic audiences consume and interact with digital media, and what his strategy is for maximizing the opportunities.

Introducing the RightsTech Project

Dear Readers, I am pleased to announce the launch of the RightsTech Project, a platform to chronicle, discuss, and advance efforts around innovation in rights...

Comedy and creativity lead Webby 2012 nominees [with video]

The Webby Awards is almost like a yearbook for everyone involved in digital media. Now in its 16th year, the 2012 nominees include Google+, Funny or Die, HBO Go, Spotify, Tim Tebow, Pinterest, Mashable, Twitter, YouTube and Facebook.

App Development Costs Exceed Earnings [with chart]

According to mobile research and consultancy firm research2guidance, 2011 saw application download revenues of $ 6.8 billion. Meanwhile, the market for mobile app development services reached $20.5 billion during the same period.

HP Acquires Mobile Music Service Provider Melodeo

Seattle - HP (NYSE: HPQ) has paid between $30 million and $35 million to acquire Melodeo, operator of the nuTsie mobile music streaming service, TechCrunch reported. Seattle-based Melodeo...

Guest Post: The 3 Pillars of Monetizing Digital Content Experiences

We live in the age of contextual experiences, where digital content is expected to be available on smartphones, smart TVs, tablets and phablets seamlessly, leading to new and exciting content monetization models. But being innovative and extending content to new touchpoints stretches the limits of your CMS, ecommerce systems and functional requirements of data.