Discovery Channel Enables Social TV with New iPad App

Increasingly, we are spending more and more time on mobile devices. Personally, I can hardly think of a time when I’m not with my iPhone, iPad or BlackBerry (yes, I’m addicted)… and that’s especially true when I am watching TV. For that reason (and many others), I’m excited to see the launch of the new Discovery Channel App for iPad in conjunction with the announcement of the iPad2 by Apple…

Discovery Education Optimizes Award-Winning Content for iPad

At the core of our company is the mission to educate and satisfy curiosity. Almost 10 years ago, we launched Discovery Education and introduced streaming educational media into U.S. classrooms…and now Discovery Education has unveiled a new iPad-optimized version of the popular platform at mobile.discoveryeducation.com — provided at no additional cost to existing Discovery Education subscribers (more than half of U.S. schools!). Through Discovery Education’s mobile-optimized platform, teachers and students…

New 3D Cannon Challenge Released For iPad And iPhone

Visitors to Discovery.com have long enjoyed playing Cannon Challenge online, which uses a Non-Line-of-Site (NLOS) cannon that “represents the future of U.S. artillery”.  iPhone users have been able to test their accuracy and skill with the iPhone version of Cannon Challenge, which became one of the top 10 downloads in 2008. Now, Discovery Communications has re-imagined Cannon Challenge with 3D rendered environments and nine new missions for iPad and iPhone.  With the…