television

Dunkin’ Donuts Create First TV Ad From Unique Vine Content

Dunkin' Donuts are the first brand to use Vine content as part of their TV advertising, and they kick off with their first commercial during tonight's 'The Monday Football Show' on ESPN. The billboard ad will be used to promote and generate further Vines for the brand. ...

A TV News Reporter’s Guide to Creating Interesting Videos Quickly

Ever wondered how television news reporters turn around a story within just a few hours. After working in news for 20 years, I use the same methods to create powerful, storytelling videos for my clients. It's an efficient and effective process you can use to help your clients tell their stories....

Netflix Makes History With First Emmy Nominations For House Of Cards

There have been rumours flying about all week and now it's been confirmed that the Netflix produced drama 'House of Cards' has been nominated for 9 Emmy Awards. It's the first time any company has received recognition from the Emmys for content that was exclusively delivered online....

UK Viewers Get Multi Platform Glastonbury, Wimbledon Coverage

Summer 2013 is going to be a huge year for digital broadcasting in the UK with the BBC set to offer around 250 hours of live Glastonbury content as well as 10 live streams from Wimbledon. Coverage of both events will be available online and via connected TVs and games consoles. ...

Annoying Orange Will Get 2nd Season on Cartoon Network May 16

Despite a nearly universal professional loathing of Annoying Orange, the show has proved to be a huge hit on Cartoon Network and is getting a second season starting on May 16. Why is that, you ask? Well, there's the matter of boys aged 6-14. That's why....

Of Course Netflix Has More Viewers Than Cable TV

Netflix have confirmed that 4 billion hours worth of streaming video on demand has been watched in the past three months by their subscribers. This puts them ahead of any cable network in terms of viewing figures but they still have a long way to go to catch up with traditional TV viewing. ...

15 New Episodes of Arrested Development to Hit Netflix on May 26

Arrested Development will be hitting Netflix on May 26 with 15 new episodes. That's right, 15! The long, long wait for new Arrested Development, which has been the subject of a movie rumor and all sorts of teases since the series' cancellation in 2006, is finally over in two short months when Netflix makes all 15 episodes available on one beautiful Sunday. ...

VEVO TV Launches, Old-School MTV Type Programming Is Back

VEVO will be launching a new cable channel this year that will play music videos all the time and hopefully won't succumb to a reality programming phase that will change the channel forever. You can watch the new channel online right now on all the various devices....

Does YouTube Care About Amateur Creators Anymore?

While YouTube is still the most popular destination for amateur and user-generated video content, it's clear that times have changed and the online video space ...

What Are the Best Smart TV Options for the UK?

As the integration of web and TV gathers pace, and the profile of online video continues its meteoric rise, what is the best choice for smart TV viewers in the ...

Custom YouTube Thumbs Finally Roll Out

This week on the Reel Web we look at the updates YouTube has made in the past week including the roll-out (finally) of custom thumbnails for all monetized users...