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Mobile is bringing the spectacle back

Through two avenues--direct viewership and social interaction--mobile devices are helping to digitally resurrect big top events. Marketers and producers are taking notice and determining how to turn yearly televised affairs into veritable spectacles.

Dish Network opens Hopper DVR platform to mobile app developers

Satellite TV provider Dish Network is opening its Hopper DVR platform to mobile software developers, a move to fuel the creation of alternative remote control and second-screen services optimized for smartphones and tablets.