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Why I keep glancing in the Black Mirror

Black Mirror, an International Emmy winner, is a sort of mash-up of many things Brooker has written and spoken about. He's confessed to loving gadgets and checking his time-line too often. But it's in his Guardian column that we've seen the seeds for Black Mirror sown. Hyper conenctivity, over-sharing, 'look at me' generation X self-obsession and his guide to winning the Turner Prize have all popped up in episodes of Black Mirror to date. Described by Channel 4 as "a hybrid of The Twilight Zone and Tales of the Unexpected which taps into our contemporary unease about our modern world", it is genuinely unmissable television.

2nd screen app for BBC Top Gear

With the growing trend for 2nd screen apps, and television broadcasters working on making audiences more engaged and active in the online communities accompanying programmes, the BBC have launched Top Gear Bingo! which is based on British based Monterosa’s LViS platform, a leader in the deployment of 2nd screen opportunities for content creators and broadcasters.

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