Topic: GetGlue

'Help, I'm Addicted to Kim Kardashian's Game' Signs this vapid app is ruining your life

Kim Kardashian’s game is starting to take its toll. People are crying for help on anonymous social networks like Whisper to confess their addiction to this mindless app. The Kim Kardashian:…

July 31, 2014, 3:02 PM EDT

Walter White Boldly Goes Where No Meth Dealer's Gone Before Social app tvtag let users pick which bobblehead to launch

When you have zero coding skills, how do you keep busy at your company's hackathon? For the non-engineers at i.TV, the answer was to send a meth dealer into space. "The…

July 17, 2014, 11:48 AM EDT

Viggle Acquires GetGlue GetGlue will incorporate advertising; second-screen apps will merge

Second-screen app Viggle (think FourSquare for TV watchers, through which you can "check in" to your favorite shows) has acquired AdaptiveBlue, the developer of popular mobile social app GetGlue, for…

November 19, 2012, 1:46 PM EST

GetGlue Spreads Social TV With FX GetGlue confident against social networking giants

As Facebook and Twitter add features aimed specifically at the TV-watching experience, it sounds like bad news for smaller social TV services like GetGlue. But the startup just announced a victory…

October 31, 2011, 1:00 PM EDT

GetGlue, 'EW,' and the Gap Want to Reward You for Watching TV Tune into 'New Girl,' get 40 percent off jeans

Need a reason to watch the new fall series? For the next month, social networking site GetGlue is teaming up with Entertainment Weekly and the Gap to offer real-life rewards…

September 15, 2011, 3:35 PM EDT

Startups Look for the Future of Social TV Do acquisitions show maturity—or confusion?

With venture capital and investment dollars flowing in, social TV has become one of the hottest startup categories. Now consolidation may be under way. Social TV startup Philo was just acquired…

August 5, 2011, 7:28 AM EDT

GetGlue Snags First Sponsor Social TV app is the Foursquare of entertainment

You turn on the TV and whip out your smartphone. Using the GetGlue app, you "check in" to whatever show you're watching, sharing the news with your friends on Facebook…

June 1, 2011, 7:36 AM EDT