Wed, 25 Apr 2012 zeebox for iOS review
Heavily hyped TV companion feels like a work in progress
- Manufacturer: Zeebox
- Pros: Shows potential with new functionality and features promised, can be used as TV remote for Internet connected TV's and TiVo recorders, Facebook and Twitter integration, ability to set TV alerts.
- Cons: Doesn't live up to the hype, adds little to viewing pleasure, highlighted Tweets and keywords can be arbitrary, useless for anyone watching on catch-up services
- Min specs: iOS 4.3 or later.
- Price: Free
- Star rating:
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Apple iTunes App Store feedback suggests zeebox divides audiences sharply into those who love and get it, and those who simply don't see the point. In reality, zeebox falls some way short of those rave reviews, and yet shows enough potential to believe that it's a work in progress that still has a future.