May 27, 2015

Houston station posts ‘Jurassic Park’ still as flood photo

Houston CBS affiliate KHOU-TV posted a gallery of viewer photos of the city’s historic flooding but apparently got duped by someone playing a practical joke.

April 24, 2015

ABC News debuts Apple Watch app

ABC News has launched an app for the newly released Apple Watch, becoming the first major news organization with a presence on the latest from tech giant Apple.

April 24, 2015

CNN customizes politics section header has redesigned the header of its politics section, following what appears to be a trend of separating out political news into a semi-standalone brand.

April 22, 2015

BBC sends alert with placeholder text

BBC News sent out an alert to users of its iOS app early this morning that included the placeholder text “£x.xxb.”

April 21, 2015

Wall Street Journal redesigns website

News Corp. owned Wall Street Journal has launched a redesigned website that incorporates multiple screen sizes and improved navigation.

April 14, 2015

Tagboard, Hootsuite partner to create social streams for broadcasters

Tagboard today announced that it has partnered with social relationship platform Hootsuite to help media companies, sporting teams and brands discover, curate and showcase social posts within seconds of them being published on source networks.

April 14, 2015

Rabble brings audio democracy in second screen app

We all have our favorite sports teams, and well, sometimes we think the broadcasters just aren’t big fans of the team. Whether it’s the Cardinals or the Cubs, the Lakers or the Knicks, a lot of people think announcers are biased.

April 8, 2015

Digital publishing firm Lakana launches

Lakana, a newly created digital publishing software-as-a-service platform provider, announced today the launch of its integrated suite of leading digital publishing and content management products and services.

April 2, 2015

NBC News becomes first TV news org on Kik

NBC News has become the first television news organization to launch an official account on Kik, a mobile-first chat network with more than 200 million users.

April 2, 2015

ESPN unveils new website

Disney-owned ESPN has unveiled a completely redesigned website that focuses on using screen real estate for prominently displaying scores and promoting other content as well as keeping a consistent experience across devices.