MediaPost Publications Dish Network Puts Second-Screen App In ‘Hopper’s’ Pouch 01/07/2013

See on Scoop.itDaily Content Highlights

Dish Network Puts Second-Screen App In ‘Hopper’s’ Pouch – 01/07/2013

 

We are not sure how the thick Boston accents on those ubiquitous Dish Network “Hopper” commercials will pronounce “iPad app,” but they get their chance in coming weeks. The satellite TV company introduces today its Dish Explorer app for iPad, which interacts with the Hopper Whole-Home HD DVR video recording and sharing devices.

The apps is devoted to helping customers discover new shows in the Dish ecosystem mainly by leveraging social network tools. The app makes show recommendations based on a combination of its own customer bases’ viewing habits as well as trending social media chatter around shows and events. The app also uses the “Thuz” ratings of hottest games being played now.

Read more: http://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/190456/dish-network-puts-second-screen-app-in-hoppers.html?edition=55143#ixzz2HJd6GmRn

See on www.mediapost.com

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under Magazine

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s