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Axonista Does Cardboard VR 

Lab Day Brief:  Split into two teams, with each team to design two VR Cardboard headsets, one to be creative and one to be more corporate design focused. The creative headset can be constructed from anything you fancy, while the design headset must compliment Axonista’s brand identity and be easily reproduced. or If this ain’t your… Read more »

TV UX — A Mantra

TV is an astonishing wonder of technology. TV display technology has evolved over decades from the earliest flickering CRT images to now being viewable on everything from the phone in our pocket to the latest mind-blowingly detailed 4K panels. On the distribution side, the technology has gone from analog radio waves beamed over the air,… Read more »

The State of TV Interfaces : Part Two

In this post we showcase some of the most popular connected devices on the market. We give an overview of their interfaces and explain what role they play in a modern connected setup.

Our favourite uses of live streaming apps so far

It’s two months since live streaming apps Meerkat and Periscope burst into our lives and it seems live streaming isn’t just a flash in the pan. But what does it mean for the future of TV and what are the most popular use cases for live streaming?

Axonista CEO speaks at Westminster Media Forum

Speech, as Presented by : Claire McHugh, Co‐Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Axonista Axonista is a provider of audience engagement technology to the broadcast industry.  We make things like TV companion mobile apps, VOD and streaming apps for devices like Xbox and Roku and we power them with our Ediflo server platform.  We’re very fortunate to work… Read more »

An Oculus Halloween Lab Day !

It was an Oculus Lab day at Axonista HQ. The date was 31st October, Oíche Shamhna, or Hallowe’en, as most humans and ghouls would know it. The Axonista Team came together to experiment and transform an idyllic Tuscany house, into a Haunted House of Terror, using the Oculus Rift. Here’s how the game played out…    … Read more »

Axonista is Hiring !

  We are looking for new talent to join our team at Axonista Central in Dublin ! Creatives and developers alike, we’d love to hear from you. View the jobs currently available, and if you’d like to join our team, please apply at our Careers Page .   Looking forward to hearing from you ! Team Axonista… Read more »

Axonista Presents : July Sale on Xbox One and ROKU apps

Axonista welcomes you to our July Sale on Xbox One and ROKU apps ! If you have an app you would like to discuss with us, let us hear your thoughts at connect@axonista.com We’re looking forward to sharing some great ideas !  

Best News & Entertainment Spider win for ShowPal

Axonista’s  winning streak continues with the win of a  Golden Spider for ShowPal in the Best News & Entertainment category at the 18th 2013 eircom Spiders held at the Convention Centre Dublin on Thursday 28th November. Commenting on the win, Axonista CEO Claire McHugh said ‘It’s fantastic to see innovation and new technology supported and recognised… Read more »

Axonista wins big at 2013 Appy Awards for ShowPal

Axonista’s ShowPal app won 3 awards at the 2013 Appys for best Entertainment App, best Lifestyle App and the Silver award in the best Tablet App category. ShowPal is Ireland’s first synced TV viewing companion app. Initially launching with TV3, it uses innovative audio watermarking technology to bring you closer to your favourite TV3 shows,… Read more »