Thursday, 25 August 2016

eBroadcast expands across the United Kingdom



eBroadcast is thrilled to announce the launch of our third international consumer website  – OnTVTonight.co.uk

OnTVTonight UK builds on the success of eBroadcast’s Australian TV Guide, American TV Listings Guide and the Canadian TV Listings Guide, offering viewers across the United Kingdom an easy to use TV guide.

OnTVTonight.co.uk's UK TV Listings Guide displays every TV programme in every region of the United Kingdom, including schedules for broadcast, satellite and cable channels.

An advanced UK TV search engine is also featured to allow UK viewers to instantly look up when a programme is broadcasting this week.

OnTVTonight.co.uk continues eBroadcast's mission to build exciting TV tools for a growing world market and to build upon our existing suite of entertainment services.

Wednesday, 10 August 2016

eBroadcast expands into Canada


eBroadcast is very excited to announce the launch of our second consumer website for the North American market – OnTVTonight.ca

OnTVTonight Canada builds on the success and reliability of eBroadcast’s Australian TV Guide and the American OnTVTonight.com, offering viewers throughout Canada an easy to use TV guide.

OnTVTonight.ca's Canadian TV Listings Guide covers every single TV show in every region of the Canada, including schedules for broadcast, satellite and cable channels. Viewers can simply search by postal code to bring up tonight’s guide.

An advanced search engine is also featured to allow Canadian viewers to instantly look up when a show is broadcasting this week.

OnTVTonight.ca continues a very exciting time for eBroadcast and builds upon our existing suite of entertainment services throughout the world.

Friday, 5 December 2014

eBroadcast powers new ABC EPG




Australia’s supplier of entertainment metadata, eBroadcast Pty Limited, now provides TV listings to the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

ABC’s new television guide features TV listings for all channels across Australia, including metro and regional areas. eBroadcast’s metadata provides comprehensive 14 day listings, as well as complimentary media and on-demand information.

“Over the past ten years, the eBroadcast team has worked tirelessly to build a premium EPG system for today and the future,” said Glen Murphy, eBroadcast Managing Director.

“We are thrilled and honoured to be able to work closely with the ABC and assist their viewers to find their broadcast and online content easily.”

ABC’s television guide can be found at http://www.abc.net.au/tv

Thursday, 16 October 2014

eBroadcast Appointed ICAA Preferred Supplier


Australia’s leading supplier of entertainment metadata, eBroadcast Pty Limited, today announced its appointment as Preferred Supplier and Associate Member of Australia’s largest independent cinemas group, the Independent Cinemas Association of Australia (ICAA).

ICAA represents the owners and operators of 669 cinema screens across 161 cinema locations in Australia ranging from rural areas through to metropolitan multiplex circuits.

eBroadcast promotes over 500 Australian and New Zealand cinemas, including independent cinemas, to some of the world's biggest brands and publishers.

“eBroadcast has been a supporter of independent cinema for many years,” said Glen Murphy, eBroadcast Managing Director. “We are thrilled and honoured to be able to work more closely with ICAA’s independent cinema members to ensure that their voices are always heard and that the films screened in their wonderful venues are seen every day.”

Adrianne Pecotic, Chief Executive Officer of ICAA says, “ICAA is delighted to welcome eBroadcast as a Preferred Supplier and appreciate their support for the independent cinema sector.”



Wednesday, 16 July 2014

eBroadcast expands into North America


We’re very excited to announce the launch of our first consumer website for the North American market – OnTVTonight.com

OnTVTonight.com builds on the success and reliability of eBroadcast’s Australian TV Guide, offering viewers throughout America a simple to use TV listings site.

OnTVTonight.com's American TV Listings Guide covers every single TV show in every region of the United States, including schedules for Over-The-Air, satellite and cable channels. Viewers can simply search by zip code to bring up tonight’s schedule near them.

An advanced search engine is also featured to allow viewers to instantly look up when a show is broadcasting this week.

OnTVTonight.com marks a very exciting time for eBroadcast and will act as a testing ground for the future expansion of our entertainment services throughout the world.


Tuesday, 4 March 2014

Aussies download over half a million eBroadcast apps



We're very excited to announce that our TV & Movie Guide Australia app has reached over half a million downloads!

Available for iPhone, iPad and Android, eBroadcast's TV & Movie Guide Australia application has now received an amazing 620,000 downloads since launch date.

eBroadcast's TV & Movie Guide Australia is a unique two-in-one app that will allow the user to view what's on television and look up cinema session times across Australia, from the convenience of the one application.

The app makes use of eBroadcast's own well known meta-data products to power all content available on the application, including its industry-leading 14 day Australian Free-To-Air EPG and all Australian cinema session times.

The TV & Movie Guide Australia app is available on iTunes and Google Play. Simply search for "eBroadcast" or go to our official website for more information: http://www.ebroadcast.com.au/apps/





Tuesday, 4 February 2014

eBroadcast launches new TV & Cinema meta-data service

eBroadcast is proud to announce the release of our "next-generation" TV & Cinema meta-data service.

eBroadcast can now provide descriptive, image-rich entertainment information that can be integrated into multiple products, services and applications to enhance the overall entertainment experience.

Officially launched in February 2014, the new services provide a greater level of content depth and discovery including:

TV Guides

eBroadcast’s comprehensive TV listings service now includes extensive program information, multimedia and social content for all television channels broadcasting on free-to-air in Australia, including:

  • Rolling 14 day guides
  • Hi-res and web-ready images for show titles
  • Broadcast and program details including genres, ratings, consumer advice, plus visual and sound specifications.
  • Cast, directing, writing and producing credits
  • Content discovery data including social media and related web links
  • eBroadcast’s own Event IDs and Show IDs plus network Content Reference Identifiers (CRID)
  • Critic reviews from Australia and around the world
  • On-demand data for each show (coming soon)


Movie Guides

eBroadcast now provides the most comprehensive movie session time service in Australia. We collate and syndicate every session time for every cinema screening in Australia, seven days a week:

  • Session times up to 4 weeks in advance
  • Session time ticketing facilities
  • Unique MovieIDs for further discovery
  • Cinema names, contact details and geo-location values
  • Film details including genres, ratings, consumer advice, plus visual and sound specifications.
  • Cast, directing, writing and producing credits
  • Hi-res and web-ready images for film titles
  • Critic reviews from around Australia and the world
  • Content discovery data including social media and related web links
  • eBroadcast Star Rating system
  • On-demand data for archived movies (coming soon)


Celebrity Profiles

eBroadcast now offers a growing library of Australian and international celebrity profiles linked with our bound and unbound meta-data:

  • Professional, birth and nick names
  • Full biographical information including birth place, High School & further education details
  • Horoscope
  • Speciality (Actor, Director, Writer etc)
  • Content discovery data such as social media (including Twitter handles) and related web links
  • Hi-res and web-ready images Links to roles within our bound & unbound libraries




Unbound Meta-Data

eBroadcast now offers a growing library of original, unbound meta-data for use in content discovery and on-demand services:

  • Episode Guides for hundreds of Australian and international shows
  • Broadcast and program/film details including genres, ratings, consumer advice, plus visual and sound specifications.
  • Original Australian broadcast and cinema release dates
  • Cast, directing, writing and producing credits
  • Hi-res and web-ready images for show and film titles
  • Critic reviews from around Australia and the world
  • eBroadcast Star Rating system
  • On-Demand options (coming soon)
  • Buy-to-own options (coming soon)


Many of the new features launched in this upgrade are a direct result from an extensive consultation period with key Australian and international industry figures and companies.

This is an exciting new stage in the history of eBroadcast and it underlines our firm commitment to offering powerful and relevant products to customers and consumers.

The new content service is now available to all new clients nationally and internationally and will be rolled out to existing clients over 2014.

For further information and samples, check out eBroadcast's content syndication page.