Successful Candidates Announced
The judges have made their decisions for the Digital Innovation Contest- TV and Film and have chosen the successful candidates in each category who will go forward to the final event:
"FilmFiltr learns the type of films you love, and gives you personalized news content and offers between releases."
MetaBroadcast: Engage CRM
"Use 'ambient' data from twitter, facebook, and 'raw' web activity to build a CRM database across film releases. "
wireWAX Ltd: Synchronising Passive TV & Interactive Video on User Device for Immersive Experience
"A cross-device application to synchronise video playback with the TV stream and allow viewers to interact using wireWAX interactivity."
Portal Entertainment: ThrillMe - A content discovery tool using the emotional response of anxiety
"ThrillMe - A content discovery tool using the audience's emotional response of anxiety"
SecondSync Limited: Visualising social TV to create a second screen feedback loop
"To use real-time visualisation of social media to enable TV producers to understand and drive activity around a programme."
Lemez and Fridel: Edutitles
"A new generation of intelligent subtitles, allowing quality content to be used in education to improve literacy and language skills."
"Use data from Twitter to find episodes of classic shows you'll love, and to know what good stuff is coming up."
The Connected Set Ltd: V Faces
"'V Faces': TV, movie & VOD recommendations by the celebrity ‘faces’ of trusted TV channels, presented in a content rich web magazine format."
wireWAX Ltd: Interactive Television Application with Human Gesture Control
"A wireWAX plug-in or application for the TiVo and HD set top boxes that allow viewers to interact with people and objects in the TV stream."
IpDipSkyBlue trading as Connected Ideas Limited: IVIBU - Interactive viewing buddy technology (for tablets, smartphones and toys)
"IVIBU is a technology framework and templating system to build synchronised mobile apps and toys to accompany any children's television show"
Adinkra Productions: Cybel Television Remote for Visually Impaired and Blind
"Cybel is a digital 4 button remote control with voice activated prompts, built specifically for blind or visually impaired users."