Science & Animal Planet Launch iPhone & iPad Apps

Want to take adorable animals with you wherever you go? Maybe black holes are more your thing? Today, Science and Animal Planet released apps for the iPhone and iPad, respectively, so you can do just that…and always be just a swipe away from videos, photos and more. Animal Planet fans can download the app Animal Planet fans can download the new network app from the App Store and check out select full episodes…

Discovery Survey Unlocks the Tie Between Simultaneous Media Usage and Advertiser Engagement

Today’s guest post on Discovery Blog is from Beth Rockwood, Senior Vice President of Market Resources for Discovery Communications. We live in an increasingly connected world with media consumption happening at home and often on more than one device at the same time, which has many questioning the impact of this behavior on the media industry. The results of a recent survey conducted by Discovery Communications focusing on iPad owners…

Discovery Kids Debuts New ‘Seek Your Own Proof’ Apps

Discovery Communications is all about satisfying curiosity among fans of all ages. Discovery Kids has been entertaining kids through its popular virtual community and game Seek Your Own Proof, which engages kids in an investigation of history and science by allowing them to act as “secret agents” through a collection of story-driven online missions and games. The game also features a real-world component through activities found at participating museums and historical locations…

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…

What’s New on Discovery News

One of our favorite sites from the Discovery Communications family is DiscoveryNews.com, a destination for eye-opening, curiosity-satisfying news from the worlds of space, tech, earth, animals, history and more. Add Discovery News (there’s even a free iPhone app) to your daily online travels and you’ll be surprised by the breadth and depth of the articles on the site — plus you’ll be armed with stats and facts to drop at…

Animal Planet Launches Android App

Animal Planet has launched its first mobile app… and it’s for enthusiastic Android users! The free app features short-form videos from top-rated shows, including Whale Wars, Pit Boss, and River Monsters. Animal Planet fans can also browse photo galleries, TV schedules and take quizzes about their favorite Animal Planet talent and programming. Download the Animal Planet app from the Android Marketplace and enjoy your favorite Animal Planet content on the…

Get Your Discovery Fix Anytime with Our Mobile Websites

When you’re out and about looking for the latest in science and earth news, what’s on tonight on our networks, or even fun video clips, make sure to check out our mobile websites. All of the sites below have been updated with new features and lots of great content: Discovery Channel: m.discovery.com TLC: m.tlc.com Animal Planet: m.animalplanet.com TreeHugger: m.treehugger.com Planet Green: m.planetgreen.com HowStuffWorks: m.howstuffworks.com Petfinder: m.petfinder.com Discovery Health: m.discoveryhealth.com Bookmark your…