MTV On Demand launched in UK

Looks like Viacom is taking this whole on demand thing seriously. Just the other day we saw South Park On Demand launch in the UK, promising 7 days access to episodes for £3, and now the same is happening with MTV On Demand. The pricing structure is the same, £2 for a 24-hour pass or £3 for the week, and you’ll be able to access various MTV shows including The HIlls, Geordie Shore, and 16 & Pregnant.

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MTV Under The Thumb Social TV hands-on

Streaming TV is about to get noisy, with the launch of MTV's new "Under The Thumb" app promising social entertainment targeted at the perpetually-connected, co-viewing regardless of distance, and super-streamlined multi display interactivity. Hitting iPhone and Android today, the app offers access to an on-demand catalog of MTV shows like Jersey Shore, 16 & Pregnant and Death Valley, which can be viewed on your smartphone - complete with instant messaging between viewers - and the ability to restream it direct to your internet-connected TV or computer, turning your phone into a remote control. Check out our hands-on first impressions after the cut.

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