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

Hangouts

NBC Crime Dramas Promoting Crossover Event on Social

SVU Chicago PDNBC crime dramas “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit” and “Chicago P.D.” are partnering for a two-hour crossover event airing Wednesday, February 26 at 9pmET.

“A case so big, it needs two teams to solve it,” the teaser for the episode says, with the New York-based “SVU” crew heading to Chicago to enlist the help of the “Chicago P.D” crew.

And both shows are also active on social, tweeting out promo announcements for the crossover event—and retweeting each others tweets—while SVU’s social channels are spreading some behind-the-scenes photos from the episode’s filming. Read more

Mediabistro Course

Social Media 101

Social Media 101Get hands-on social media training for beginners in our online boot camp, Social Media 101. Starting September 4, social media and marketing experts will help you determine the social media sites that matter most to you, based on your personal and professional goals. Hurry, this boot camp starts next week! Register now! 
 

Dunkin’ Donuts Hanging Out With ‘Top Chef’

Dunkin ChefDunkin’ Donuts continues its social media frenzy with a Google+ Hangout tomorrow night during Bravo’s “Top Chef.”

Dunkin has 63,000 followers on Google+ Hangout and executive chef Stan Frankenthaler will host its first ever Hangout at 9:30pmET, a half-hour ahead of “Top Chef” at 10pmET.

The Hangout is part of the #DDTopChef initiative and will pit six contestants facing off in a live cooking competition. The winner earns a $1,000 prize.

Read more

Social TV Hangout: An inside look at Jacob Shwirtz’s ‘The St0ry’

I recently hung out with social TV expert (and Lost Remote guest writer) Jacob Shwirtz. Watch our discussion and learn about Shwirtz’s impressive new side project, the St0ry. Jacob is bringing together 30 disruptive minds to chat privately about the revolution of storytelling on the social web. In Lost Remote’s first ever Google+ Hangout On-Air (my audio will be better next time), Jacob and I discussed his new side project and how marketing and buzz words are evolving into unprecedented opportunities to tell great stories. Read more