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Briefly: IMDb, THX Tune-Up apps for iOS updated

08/30, 11:43pm

Internet Movie Database app for iOS improves showtime search, TV listings

The Internet Movie Database (IMDb) has released an updated version of its app for iOS, adding new features and removing some existing ones. The app allows users to find showtimes, watch trailers, and browse photos and celebrity information. IMDb v4.4 adds new showtimes refinements, improving its search function, and its updates to instant watch, "on disc" and TV listings aim to make it easier for users to easily find content they are seeking to view. The "On DVD/Blu-ray" pages are being retired, with IMDb citing that its data source was not adequate. Free to download, IMDb is available for devices running iOS 7.0 or later.

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Briefly: IMDb 4.2 updated, WaterField Rough Rider bag

04/23, 11:19pm

IMDb Movies & TV app for iOS adds listings, Amazon Instant Video

Movie, television and celebrity information database IMDb has updated its app for iOS today. The free program allows users to find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, and create a "must-see" list of shows and films. In v4.2, users can now access US-wide television listings. Additionally, Amazon Prime is now integrated, meaning that whether a title is available on Amazon Prime is indicated upon searching. If the Amazon Instant Video app is installed, the media can be played immediately. The showtimes page design has been revamped, and a ratings history bug has been fixed.The IMDb iOS app requires iOS 7.0 or later.

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Briefly: Amazon X-Ray for TV shows, 3D-printable Ouya casing

03/27, 2:55pm

Amazon adds X-Ray functionality to popular TV shows

Amazon has updated the X-Ray feature of its Instant Video service to now include television shows. The update will allow users to view IMDB information for individual episodes of programs, including the names of actors, what other shows they have appeared in, and other similar content. Expanding what the company has done to movies in the last six months since the feature's launch, X-Ray is available to use for a number of popular TV shows on the Kindle Fire, Kindle Fire HD, and the Amazon Instant Video app on the Wii U.

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Briefly: ShareFile, IMDb updates released in App Store

07/12, 1:51pm

IMDB update adds check in feature

Citrix has released an update for its ShareFile iPad app that introduces new IT control capabilities. A new "poison pill" option allows IT to set data expiration policies, while other new options allow IT to decide whether files can be opened in third-party applications or saved offline. In addition, the new release connects to connects to Active Directory and SAML enterprise identities, and offers Quickoffice integration for easily editing Office documents.

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IMDb for Android gets HD movie trailer streaming

04/07, 1:20pm

IMDb gives Android users big boost

Fans of IMDb got a lift at the end of the week with a key update to the Android app (Google Play). Both smartphone and tablet owners can now stream movie trailers in HD as long as their Internet connection allows it. Videos can either consume the screen or, on a tablet, play in-line wit the rest of the page.

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Facebook 'verbs' bring shared music, video, mobile apps

09/22, 2:40pm

Facebook music and video sharing unveiled at f8

Facebook continued its string of news at f8 by detailing its media sharing. Part of a new system of verbs that replace the generic Like, it focuses most on music: users can spot someone listening to a song in the live ticker and start listening to the same track. Services will still need to launch the separate app if it exists, but the method will let anyone listen to similar content if it exists in a subscription service.

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