Assign different types of information and inputs to the different screens to avoid a disrupted experience the user shouldn´t have to toggle their focus, hunt, between screens for inputs and feedback in the same flow in our tv example, this meant having overviews on the tv screen and details on the hand-held screen.
Watching television is an experience shared by most adults and children it is cheap, appealing, and within the reach of the general public in this way, tv has become an important mass media around the world sadly, this resource isn’t used in a way that people could get the best possible benefits from it.
But the spread of solitary, customized viewing will not mean the demise of television culture — quite the opposite people will watch an episode and dissect it on twitter they will share their favorite scenes and watch them on repeat. Watching television is an experience shared by most adults and children it is cheap, appealing and within the reach of the general public in this way tv has become an important media around the world.
Television as a shared cultural experience i've written on a number of occasions so far that with the advent of digital television, social media does have advantages over the traditional shared tv watching experience for example, you can share the experience with a much larger group of people, and they need not be in the same room or. With tv creating such a strong shared experience, it becomes the best possible context for advertisers who also want to create an emotional connection with their audiences think back to the last great television commercial you saw. Watching too much television is not good for your health studies have shown that there is a correlation between watching television and obesity excessive tv watching (more than 3 hours a day) can also contribute to sleep difficulties, behavior problems, lower grades, and other health issues.
Another unique opportunity is to separate the content and adapt it to the screen it is displayed on to add more value to the experience, design a seamless interaction to reveal contextual content connected to wherever the user is in the film or show in our tv example, this meant using a non-committal swipe up to bring up more content. One way to differentiate this experience is to socialize it there is a strong preexisting social aspect to consuming media content viewers and fans of television share content, reactions and reviews online within their social media communities integrating social media directly into the tv experience seems like a natural progression.
Let's say you're watching a prime-time show, you're watching modern family, and you have an idea, you want to search for something, you can pause the show, toggle to the web functionality of your television, do whatever you have to do, and come back to the show. Television as a shared cultural experience social media does have advantages over the traditional shared tv watching experience for example, you can share the experience with a much larger group of people, and they need not be in the same room or, theoretically, even the same country perhaps expecting the social television. So you have more shared experience and things to talk about if watching tv is his thing and complaining about tv is your thing, you spoiled a chance to have a shared thing.