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Hands on with Zeebox, your new social TV guide

The market for social television services is getting increasingly crowded, as companies try to build systems that combine broadcast and social networks. But could British startup Zeebox get the jump on the competition with its smart new iPad app and powerful team?

Former iPlayer Head Targets iPads With Stealth TV Startup

The BBC’s former iPlayer head Anthony Rose wants to use iPads and other mobile devices to get around some of the restrictions of traditional connected devices. His new startup tBone TV wants to develop a platform that turns broadcast television into a two-way experience.

Vid Biz: Bones App, Cloud Porn, Superbowl Tweets

Today on the Net: Porn consumers get to enjoy a cloud-based experience that mainstream VOD is still missing, Bones fans can use an new iPad app to get context-relevant content and people send a whole lot of tweets during the Super Bowl.

Pay-For ITV Could Succeed, On Canvas

New ITV (LSE: ITV) chairman Archie Norman has high hopes for the broadcaster to shrink its reliance on advertising and get viewers paying fo…