Zeebox has been re-launched as Beamly, “the content and social network for TV”, on the iPhone, iPad, Android and the web.
PEVE Entertainment 2013 – London. Zeebox has already seen over 5 million downloads and its usage rate is growing steadily.
38% of US adult broadband users currently participate in “social TV” activity at least a couple of times per year, according to new research from The Diffusion Group.
Zeebox has launched in the US in partnership with Comcast Cable, NBCUniversal, HBO and Cinemax.
Sky is introducing a new 2TB version of its Sky+ PVR. New catch up TV services will also be launched to subscribers that have connected the box to the internet.
Monterosa, the second screen developer behind the social TV elements of Channel 4’s Million Pound Drop, has entered a strategic partnership with Zeebox.
MIG is to provide a payment and voting solution to the Sky-backed social media platform Zeebox.
Sky is to integrate Anthony Rose’s Zeebox technology into its suite of tablet and smartphone applications. At the same time the broadcaster will take a 10% equity stake in the social media platform.
APPSWORLD – LONDON. Zeebox will be rolled out to key European territories and the US early next year, according to Anthony Rose, the company’s CEO.
Channel 4 is partnering with newly launched social TV venture Zeebox for its new reality series Desperate Scousewives.