(Video) Mo Krochmal, executive editor of Social TV Daily, conducts exclusive interviews with winners of Sports Social TV Awards, presented on May 29, 2013, in Los Angeles at the Sports Social TV Summit. Read more
Sunday night’s Billboard Music Awards were the biggest Social TV event since the Grammy Awards back in January and spiked in the ratings as the top story in our mid-day roundup of Social TV must-reads.
Check out stories on Monday’s ratings, Oklahoma tornado coverage, Best Buy earnings, branded content, YouTube, Samsung, Dish, Tivo, Soccer ad earnings, Tumblr, IMDB, and a new NBC News president? Read more
Shaquille O’Neal is one of two finalists for entertainer of the year in the Sports Social TV Awards that will be presented on May 29 in Los Angeles. The Smart Planet website today takes a look at O’Neal and how he uses social media as our top story in our mid-day roundup of must-read Social TV articles. Read more
The Billboard Music Awards at 8 p.m. Sunday are now an annual social TV tentpole event Last year, over 900,000 tweets were shared, up from 220,000 in 2011.
Tonight’s Social TV program (#BBMA) includes:
- On-air integration
In video clip, above, Univision CEO Randy Falco has a little fun with competitors.
The Upfronts season has captivated New York and taken over all the best venues for presentation, and releases and CEOs having fun, like the video above with Randy Falco. Read more
For next fall, the network is increasing its comedy lineup with four new program, expanding its comedy block on Thursdays from 8:00-10:00 PM and creating an encore hour for comedy broadcasts on Saturdays.