Zeebox launches synchronised screen ad campaign in UK

Zeebox, the interactive TV technology company founded by former YouView and iPlayer technology chief Anthony Rose, has launched what it describes as the UK’s first synchronised ad campaign across TV, social media and second screen devices to promote the new Twentieth Century Fox film Prometheus. The campaign kicked off on Sunday night on Channel 4, […]

IMImobile integrates with Zeebox

Mobile technology specialist IMImobile has integrated its Multi-Media Console with the Zeebox Showtime social TV platform. IMImobile’s platform provides broadcasters with a way to aggregate audience content across digital streams including Twitter, Facebook, SMS, MMS, email and apps. This allows the broadcaster to edit, curate and publish user-generated coverage through Zeebox’s second-screen interactive TV platform. […]

BSkyB teams with Zeebox for social TV service

UK pay TV provider BSkyB has taken a stake in Zeebox and will launch an ‘augmented TV’ service early this year. The service will allow Sky’s ten million subscribers to integrate social media feeds and conversations into their TV viewing. Already available online and on iPhones and iPads, Zeebox runs alongside the linear broadcast, offering […]

Channel 4 first to sign up for Rose’s Zeebox

UK broadcaster Channel 4 has teamed up with former YouView chief technology officer Anthony Rose’s Zeebox venture to deliver a social TV experience around the new E4 series Desperate Scousewives via the recently launched Zeebox app. Channel 4 and Zeebox will explore how the Zeebox app can be optimised by the introduction of specifically commissioned […]

Ex-YouView technology chief Rose launches Zeebox

Former YouView chief technology officer Anthony Rose has launched his Zeebox social TV service on the iPad. The free app allows users to find out what their friends are watching and share information with them, and can act as a remote control on connected TV platforms. Zeebox provides a guide to current UK scheduled TV […]