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Online educational video hub Mobento has secured £1.1 million (around $1.7m) in seed funding, closing off one of Tech City’s largest rounds of initial stage funding, the company said. Feedly, the company offering products and services positioned as the best alternatives to Google Reader, today launched Feedly Cloud, a scalable infrastructure that serves as the backbone to Feedly as. MoboTap has redesigned its Dolphin Browser for Android smartphones and tablets today, adding an all-new Web app store and streamlined navigation along the way. Apple TV has been updated today with direct acess to content from HBO GO and WatchESPN, as well as Sky News, anime and Asian drama streaming service Crunchyroll and Qello. App store analytics specialist Distimo has launched a new SDK today to give app developers a single solution for tracking download conversions and the performance of multiple online marketing campaigns. Rdio surprised almost everyone last month when it launched Vdio, a new service for buying or renting digital copies of movies and TV shows. Sony has released a video on YouTube today showing new aspects of the PlayStation 4 interface and some of the practical use-cases for its next-gen video sharing and social features. Microsoft’s Build developer conference is next week, but the company today announced a new round of applications for the Windows 8 platform. Hike, India’s entry in the increasingly crowded mobile chat space, today made a push to expand its international footprint as it announced language support for Spanish, French, Russian, and Portuguese. _ This post is brought to you by Sprint. _ This is part one of a two-part series looking at working smarter, remotely.