YouTube is rumored to be ready to launch pay channels, Samsung acquires a second-screen startup, Aereo is suing CBS, and Facebook may start running ads against video are our picks as must-read stories for Social TV professionals in our daily mid-day roundup. Read more
Social TV Daily returns today from a hiatus after technical and administrative issues. We regret the break and look forward to continuing to bring you must-read news and information about the emerging social TV industry.
Today, we bring you a look at critics picks for the upcoming weekend programming and sports, a look behind-the-scenes at CBS Final Four coverage, via USA Today, a new Twitter account for Al Jazeera, digital ad news, lots of sports and a look at the Latin Market. Read more
As we start the week with wishes for a happy Passover to those of you who celebrate, our top stories today are Shazam tags a BBC exec to drive its TV efforts, and the executive editor of Social TV Daily is quoted by Amy Kuperinsky in the Newark, N.J.-based Star-Ledger about the changes in TV and music.Read more
The annual NCAA Men’s basketball tournament begins tonight and we have taken a look at some of the Social TV apps that are available for second-screening and interacting with this event, which stretches until April, crowning the national champion. Read more
Sunday night, the Grammy Awards generated some 14 million tweets Twitter report on its blog this morning. Trendrr said it measured 15.5 million social interactions during the Grammys, 60 percent by women.
Following is our morning picks of fresh Grammy articles, focusing on the social TV interactions. Read more