Tag: TV

February 17, 2014 / by James Whatley">James Whatley / Geek / 9 Comments

On Chromecast

TweetUPDATE: Chromecast is now on sale in the UK and at £30, it’s a steal. BUY IT NOW. – Original Review – I bought a Chromecast. Image via The Verge What’s a Chromecast? It’s like a USB dongle but with an HDMI port on the end [instead of a USB bit] which plugs into your […]

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September 9, 2012 / by James Whatley">James Whatley / Television / 4 Comments

Letters of Note: GMTV Fan Mail

TweetMany moons ago (just over ten years in fact), I got my first job in London working at Good Morning Television, aka – GMTV. It was fairly awesome and, as part of my job was collecting the waiver forms from all the guests that appeared on the sofa, I got to meet some many lovely […]

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May 6, 2012 / by James Whatley">James Whatley / film, iPad, Mobile, Social Media, Television, Video / 31 Comments

Current attempts at television-based social media integration are failing, hard.

TweetHow do we fix them? To find the solution, we first need to fully understand the problem. 2screen / dual-screen / second-screen — all are different names for the kind of integration that I’m referring to and it’s something I’ve been kicking around in my head ever since I went to my first 2screen event […]

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July 26, 2011 / by James Whatley">James Whatley / film, Video / No Comments


Tweet1. Jason Isaacs is one of the most under-rated actors of our generation 2. This trailer for new TV series ‘AWAKE‘ just dropped and it looks immense. via the never-ending blog of awesome that is, Super Punch

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September 29, 2009 / by James Whatley">James Whatley / Case Studies, London Town, Television, Video / No Comments

A Hero’s Quest: Launching a TV channel in 2009

TweetBack in the Spring, I attended a launch party for a new free-to-air digital channel called Quest TV. Unfortunately, due to some last minute complications, the launch was inexplicably delayed and is now scheduled to go live tomorrow instead. What follows it the post I wrote on May 22nd. Most of the points still stand […]

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