Social TV isn’t only about measuring the volume of buzz surrounding a show. Fans take to Twitter and Facebook to opine not only about what they think about a soon-to-be-realeased show or what they’re seeing during a live airing, but also about what is going to happen next in their favorite scripted TV shows. Even shows in their off-season like Game of Thrones, which doesn’t return to TV for another five months, drives buzz in the form of fan predictions. In our next installment of an exclusive partnership with Insticator, we take a look at the week’s most popular fan predictions (warning: spoiler alerts). Read more
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Sharing that you’re watching a TV show can only go so far in terms of engagement. So thinks Insticator founder Zack Dugow, who has developed a second screen app that will reward users with real prizes based on their predictions about both scripted and live television. The conversation begins not simply because users are watching the same program but because they are deeply interested in the characters, the storylines, and what will happen next. Read more
If the social buzz around season two was palpable, then the excitement leading up to the season three premiere of Game of Thrones has reached new heights. To capitalize on this, and to further advance the fantasy series and the genre as a whole into the mainstream, HBO and its international partners will be taking Game of Thrones on the road in the form of a touring exhibition. Read more