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mobisode

n
1. (Communications & Information) trademark a typically brief episode of a television show that is available online and formatted for viewing on a mobile phone or smartphone
2. (Broadcasting) trademark a typically brief episode of a television show that is available online and formatted for viewing on a mobile phone or smartphone
[C21: a blend of mobile (phone) and episode]
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ITV has plans to release specially edited episodes of Corrie to the 3G networks, giving birth to a new buzzword "mobisode"' a word I suspect we will hearing more of.
These programs include the official opening of Nokia's first 3G based Mobile Services Development Center (MSDC), a joint program with Taiwan's Institute for Information Industry (III) for the establishment of localized training centers, and a partnership with Chunghwa Telecom to launch Taiwan's first ever mobisode campaign, the first mobile film festival to be held in the Asia Pacific region.
The centre is a joint programme with Taiwan's Institute for Information Industry (III) for the establishment of localised training centres, and a partnership with Chunghwa Telecom to launch Taiwan's first ever mobisode campaign, the first mobile film festival to be held in the Asia Pacific region.
The "24 Conspiracy" venture between Vodafone and Fox Entertainment Group, is the first 'mobisode' to run simultaneously with a TV-series to be introduced for mobile phones.
The studio, as part of its first mobisode renewal, is responding to fans' suggestion to provide highlights from past seasons of "24" as its mobisode offering.
We also consider as exclusive videos those involving novel narrative developments out of the TV show: interstitial microstories, parallel stories, peripheral stories, sequels, and prequels (Scolari, 2009), substantiated in formats or genres that emerged from the convergence of telecommunications and computing but were quickly adopted and implemented by traditional media corporations when they entered the online business (mobisodes, webisodes, Web series) and were productively adopted by the fandom.
Through her audience research, Elizabeth Evans (2011) argues that shows like Spooks and 24 have failed to please audiences through online games and short mobile video texts 'mobisodes'.
During her years at Fox and News Corp., Hood championed a number of cutting-edge digital efforts including "mobisodes" for the series "24." She's credited with helping to popularize text messaging in the U.S.
They are also providing 'mobisodes' to keep up to date with the fast-moving pace of mobile and social media in- dustry.
In addition to its technology developments, Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation also produces and distributes live events, 3-D content, Mobisodes, has its own cross platform distribution model, and produces shows for both the online community and network television The company is privately held, based in Irvine, CA.