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Let's Talk TV -- Connect With Viewers, Producers and More Over Live TV!Vloop Beta Debuts Today to Enhance Your TV-Viewing Experience (April 14, 2010)
MANSFIELD, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 04/14/10 --
Chat with other "American Idol" viewers about your favorite contestant, ask Larry King a question or let your cable provider know your service is spotty, all in real time with the click of a button! The beta launch of Vloop makes connecting viewers with live broadcast a reality by enhancing the TV and Web experience using its new entertainment technology.
According to In-Stat, more than 65 million Americans use their PCs while watching TV. Vloop makes the next generation of entertainment possible with its hybrid approach to broadband and broadcast. Viewers can now gossip with Facebook friends watching the same program, vote on TV producer-proposed questions, report service quality issues and view enhanced local program guides, all from the same screen!
- Vloop is free, easy to use and works with all major North American service providers and television sets. Sign up now at www.vloop.com
- Vloop lets you connect to a number of audiences:
- See what others are saying about a particular program -- join your Facebook friends or others in your area to chat in real time using text, video and audio
- Interact with producers and actors -- enhance your entertainment experience by asking and responding to questions with your favorite celebrities
- Send messages regarding quality of service to providers -- Vloop empowers you to identify when and where your experience is not what you expect
- Access Vloop's enhanced program guide to see what's on, what's hot and what's not. Vloop provides television listings for North America as well as the most popular online video sites
- Vloop over the Internet, TV or your mobile device! Coming soon, the Vloop app for the Apple® iPhone, iPad or iPod touch® allows viewers access to the same great features as the Web-based version. Developed to enhance the real-time viewing experience, the Vloop app brings the conversation to you, no matter where you are!
Vloop is founded by video-industry experts from IneoQuest, a company with a long-standing history of enhancing video quality.
For more information about Vloop, please visit www.vloop.com.
Quote, attributed to Marc A. Todd, CEO and founder, Vloop
"The culture of watching TV has changed, viewers aren't just tuned-in, they are engaged. Consumers demand interaction and seek ways to participate and add value to their experience. Vloop provides users with a platform to enhance the experience of TV entertainment. We're defining the user interaction by putting together all the pieces of the TV entertainment puzzle. Convenience is key and Vloop offers viewers a one-stop shop to take advantage of live programming!"
Vloop is the only business and social Web site dedicated to changing the way people watch and interact with video. With its patent-pending technology, Vloop connects viewers with content producers, service providers and broadcasters, as well as each other, to engage about what programs they are viewing, when and where. Vloop's unique ability to share video viewer experience data in a social setting helps content and service providers identify trends in viewing experience, deliver the content viewers demand and troubleshoot quality issues in real time.
Vloop is a subsidiary of IneoQuest, the global provider of advanced quality and service assurance solutions for both legacy video network delivery and leading-edge offerings like switched digital video (SDV), IPTV and video on demand (VOD). See what people are watching and learn more about the Company by visiting www.vloop.com.
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