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Google’s Android TV Wants to Turn Every App Into a TV Channel
/ June 1, 2015 5:58 pm
Google’s Android TV Wants to Turn Every App Into a TV Channel

Variety reports "Google has a new plan to surface online video on TV: Publishers of internet video apps can now add linear channels of programming to the company’s Android TV platform, where these channels are going to be available in the same program grid also used to navigate broadcast TV networks.". Read More

Google’s ATAP Debuts Its First Live-Action Spotlight Story In Partnership With Fast & Furious Director Justin Lin
/ May 29, 2015 11:48 am
Google’s ATAP Debuts Its First Live-Action Spotlight Story In Partnership With Fast & Furious Director Justin Lin

TechCrunch reports "Google’s ATAP unit now has a history of producing short movies and interactive experiences to showcase how storytellers can use mobile technology to create new experiences for their audiences. Today, at the company’s I/O developer conference in San Francisco, ATAP debuted its latest spotlight project. The team worked with director Justin Lin (Fast & Furious 4, 5, 6; Star Trek 3) to create the organization’s first live-action Spotlight story, a short film about an alien attack on a city (L.A., we think).". Read More

Google partners with GoPro to launch Jump, a virtual reality filming kit
/ May 28, 2015 2:08 pm
Google partners with GoPro to launch Jump, a virtual reality filming kit

VentureBeat reports "Google today announced at its annual I/O developer conference in San Francisco Jump, a new project for people to create and share virtual-reality experiences, following on Google’s progress with its expanding Cardboard virtual-reality platform.". Read More

Fox Streams to Chromecast
/ May 18, 2015 10:39 am
Fox Streams to Chromecast

Multichannel News reports, "Fox has added a new platform for its authenticated Fox Now app by going live on Google’s over-the-top streaming device, Chromecast. The news is part of an expansion of content available on Chromecast, with Google also announcing the launch of CBS content on the device Thursday.". Read More

Infographic: YouTube Ads Are Reportedly Viewable 91% of the Time
/ May 8, 2015 11:07 am
Infographic: YouTube Ads Are Reportedly Viewable 91% of the Time

AdWeek reports "Google has new insights for the industry worried about viewability, one of the top concerns facing the digital marketing world this year. Google's latest report on the matter digs into what counts as a view when serving a video ad, and what it found was that 54 percent of promotional clips are viewable on phones, tablets and desktops." . Read More

It’s Official: More People Are Searching Google From Their Smartphones Than Computers
/ May 5, 2015 1:48 pm
It’s Official: More People Are Searching Google From Their Smartphones Than Computers

AdWeek reports "After years of speculation about the demise of desktop-based search, Google is officially announcing today that for the first time, more people search from their smartphones than from their computers.". Read More

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Android games will make more money than iOS games by 2018 thanks to China
/ May 4, 2015 1:58 pm
Android games will make more money than iOS games by 2018 thanks to China

VentureBeat reports "The Android platform will soar past iOS in terms of revenue in a few years, but that doesn’t necessarily mean more money for Google." . Read More

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