Cardiff By The Sea, CA (PRWEB) November 26, 2013
Mobile Generated News® (MoGN), the new Mobile App, Content Management System and Web-Viewer Platform has added two additional branded Apps to the Apple App Store.
User Generated Content from Citizen Journalists will be seen on the Entravision-Mobile Generated News® Network of Broadcast Stations in Albuquerque, Boston, Denver, Corpus Christi, El Paso, Hartford, Laredo, Las Vegas, Monterey/Salinas, Odessa/Midland, Orlando, Palm Springs, Reno, San Diego, Santa Barbara, Tampa, Valle de Rio Grande, Washington, DC and Yuma/El Centro. The Serestar-Mobile Generated News® Broadcast station covers the Sacramento, Stockton and Modesto market. Entravision’s stations are Univision Affiliates and Serestar is a Telemundo Affiliate.
The MoGN service allows television viewers to connect directly with local stations by sharing original videos and still images directly from their mobile devices to local TV stations.
Viewers become "Citizen Journalists" by providing content such as Breaking News, hyper-local events and personal commentaries. Stations benefit by getting material on the air and their websites before the competition. They also have the ability to promote upcoming stories and share content with other TV stations and News Organizations.
"We are very excited to be the first in our markets to offer Mobile Generated News Exclusively to our Spanish Language viewers in 19 markets across the country," said Jeff Liberman, COO of Entravision Communications.
Philip Wilkinson, President/CEO of Serestar said, "Having Exclusivity in the Sacramento, Stockton and Modesto market will open up wonderful opportunities for our Telemundo viewers to interact with our television station."
"We are very pleased to expand the reach of MoGN across the country, said Gill Davis, President/CEO of MGN Online, the parent company of Mobile Generated News®. Our service will help establish a hyper-local relationship between the stations and the viewers in every market."
OP-ED use by Citizen Journalists will be an important feature. The Apps will work great for Breaking News and, perhaps more importantly, Mobile Generated News® will give local Citizen Journalists a voice and a way to post their own Commentaries and News Reports and deliver them directly to the Entravision and Serestar MoGN News Affiliates.
Entravision Communications Corporation is a leading media company and integrated marketing solutions provider for companies targeting the US Latino market. Entravision reaches 105 markets that aggregate 94% of all US Latinos through our owned and partner assets, including 53 television stations, 49 radio stations and multiple interactive owned and licensed platforms and data analytics. Entravision was established in 1996 with corporate headquarters in Santa Monica, CA.
Serestar Communications Corporation operates Spanish-language television and digital media outlets to inform and entertain Hispanic consumers throughout Sacramento, Stockton, and Modesto, California
About MGN Online
Mobile Generated News® is the latest syndicated product from MGN Online (http://www.mgnonline.com). America’s premier resource for still and animated graphics, MGN Online has a wide-ranging client roster of affiliates extending across print, television, and online media. MGN Online serves Newspapers, TV News broadcasts, webcasts, web radio and other news and information services 24/7 through its innovative content creation, storage and distribution facilities. MGN Online is a division of Multimedia Graphic Network Inc., founded in 1982 and based in Cardiff by the Sea, California.