TVNewser TVSpy AgencySpy PRNewser SocialTimes AllTwitter AllFacebook InsideFacebook InsideSocialGames InsideMobileApps GalleyCat FishbowlNY FishbowlDC

Briefs: Amazon, Miso, Autohop, Instagram, Xbox, Apple

- Amazon adds NBC shows – “Parks and Recreation,” “Parenthood” and “Friday Night Lights” are among the new NBC shows coming to Amazon’s streaming service.

- New Miso hire – Miso hires new product head, formerly of Current TV and Yahoo.

- FOX vs. Dish – FOX has asked a judge for an injunction against Dish over its “AutoHop” feature, claiming Dish’s recent moves concede that original service was infringing.

- Instagram soars – Instagram continues to grow like crazy, skyrocketing 38% in June.

- Xbox’s election coverage – Thanks to content from NBC News, The Atlantic and National Journal, Xbox is planning to roll out an interactive elections experience.

- No Apple TV soon? – After meeting with Apple execs, an analyst says Apple is still a ways away from launching a new TV experience. (Or, Apple just might be messing with him.)

Mediabistro Course

Social Media Strategy Boot Camp

Social Media Strategy Boot CampStarting November 10, build a complete social media strategy for your brand! Through a series of weeklong webcasts, marketing and social media experts will teach you how to integrate social media into your overall marketing strategy, understand key metrics and analytics, and master the emerging trends in social. Register now!