The Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship seeks to accelerate entrepreneurial solutions to the world’s most pressing problems by uniting social entrepreneurs with essential partners in a collaborative pursuit of learning, leverage, and large-scale social change. This year Skoll World Forum explored the power that comedy has to highlight social issues and drive behavior change. Our own, Omri Marcus, Head of Screenz Originals, participated on the forum and gave his insights on the topic. For the full article, click here
We are very happy to announce that a new Screenz interactive activity was launched on the MyJio App. Movie Launcher is a fun game where users can watch a movie trailer, test their memory with fun questions about it and collect points for their accuracy! Jio will use the game to promote new movies for the Jio Cinema, the activity was only launched by the end of last week and already was played by thousands during the weekend! Jio is planning to challenge its audience with new movie trailers every week!
The SXSW Festivals provide a unique opportunity to explore the worlds of Interactive, Film, Music, and Comedy with screenings, showcases, podcast recordings, immersive exhibits, and networking experiences. This year, SXSW festival in Austin, Texas, Comedy for Change held a special panel on the strange relationship between comics and the current US president. Our own, Omri Marcus, Head of Screenz Originals hosted the panel and wrote an interesting article about the connection between content and social change. For the full article, CLICK HERE.
We are very excited to let you know that the Screenz customer story has been published on the Google Cloud website. Screenz implements Google Cloud Platform for its services enabling live viewer interactions, scaling up from zero to millions of viewers within seconds and maintaining low latency. You can read it HERE.
On March 16th the 3rd season of Rising Star India was launched integrating numerous interaction activities in the Voot app all powered by Screenz platform. During the show users are asked about their feelings while watching a contestant, getting poll questions about the contestant’s personal life stories and of course, asked to vote on their favorite. Voot also launched a behind the scenes interactivity allowing the users to watch what goes on-set during the commercial break through the Screenz platform. All interactive activities on the app are connecting the live content on TV with the users and generating an outstanding...