Articles By: James Johnson

SpotOn Radio Allows iOS Spotify Users To Stream Radio With Unlimited Skips

SpotOn Radio Allows iOS Spotify Users To Stream Radio With Unlimited Skips

2 January 12, 2012 3:21 am

One of my biggest problems with the Pandora music service is the fact that after a few skips I’m told their license won’t allow for any more skipping. With SpotOn Radio for Spotify however that problem is solved since Spotify […]

Harvey Weinstein Teams With AOL-HuffingtonPost To Relaunch Moviefone

Harvey Weinstein Teams With AOL-HuffingtonPost To Relaunch Moviefone

2 January 11, 2012 2:32 pm

Superproducer Harvey Weinstein has teamed with AOL-HuffingtonPost Group to help relaunch the company’s Moviefone platform. Under the relaunch AOL will now feature new content from Weinstein,  Tribeca Film Festival COO Jon Patricof and a former associate of Stanley Kubrick’s. Moviefone is […]

Patch Traffic Triples Year-Over-Year As AOL Continues To Pump In Cash And Expand Reach

Patch Traffic Triples Year-Over-Year As AOL Continues To Pump In Cash And Expand Reach

4 January 11, 2012 2:48 am

In 2011 AOL reportedly paid $160 million to get hyperlocal news website Patch.com off the ground and while the company continues to lose money on the project new numbers show tripled traffic year-over-year. According to analytics firm comScore Patch.com overall […]

AOL Autos To Announce “Technology of the Year (TOY) Awards” At CES 2013

AOL Autos To Announce “Technology of the Year (TOY) Awards” At CES 2013

2 January 10, 2012 8:26 pm

AOL Autos on Tuesday announced that the leading  automotive research and news site will feature a new Technology of the Year (TOY) Award at the 2013 CES event. According to AOL: The award is designed to give shoppers a clear grasp of […]

Showtime Anytime Arrives On iPad For Verizon FiOS and AT&T U-Verse Customers

Showtime Anytime Arrives On iPad For Verizon FiOS and AT&T U-Verse Customers

2 January 10, 2012 8:13 pm

The team at Showtime on Tuesday announced the arrival of Showtime Anytime, an iPad application that allows Verizon FiOS and AT&T U-Verse customers to watch hundreds of Showtime TV shows and Movies for no additional charge. The program is meant […]

Netflix Launches In UK With £5.99 Streaming Charge

Netflix Launches In UK With £5.99 Streaming Charge

1 January 10, 2012 12:08 am

Popular American streaming TV and movie service Netflix has launched in the UK and Ireland just days after Playstation 3 owners were greeted with a not yet operational application on their gaming consoles. Customers in the UK can pay £5.99 a […]

Acura Becomes Pandora’s Newest Automotive Partner

Acura Becomes Pandora’s Newest Automotive Partner

1 January 9, 2012 11:49 pm

Acura officials announced on Monday that Acura has joined the Pandora networks radio service as the platforms newest official automotive partner. News of the partnership was announced at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. With the reveal Pandora […]

Yahoo Bringing ExclusiveTom Hanks Sci-Fi Series To Tablets, Internet Connected TVs

Yahoo Bringing ExclusiveTom Hanks Sci-Fi Series To Tablets, Internet Connected TVs

1 January 9, 2012 6:55 pm

Yahoo is preparing to bring their first original scripted piece of programming to web and online devices and that programming will be none other than the Tom Hanks produced animates sci-fi series Electric City. Feature 90-minutes of animated fiction the […]

UK and Ireland PS3 Users Wake Up To Netflix App Installation, No Service

UK and Ireland PS3 Users Wake Up To Netflix App Installation, No Service

0 January 6, 2012 5:43 pm

It was a good day to be a Playstation 3 user in the UK and Ireland, that’s because users of that particular gaming system woke up this morning to find the Netflix App among the consoles many TV and video […]

Yahoo Looks To Potential Netflix Acquisition, But Is It The Right Move

Yahoo Looks To Potential Netflix Acquisition, But Is It The Right Move

0 January 6, 2012 5:34 pm

Rumors began circulating on Thursday that Yahoo! Inc., could make a grab for movie and TV streaming service Netflix, a buyout that would concede a good chunk of the online video and TV streaming space to the company. The rumor […]

Funny Or Die Teams Up With Yahoo News To Develop Satirical GOP Debate

Funny Or Die Teams Up With Yahoo News To Develop Satirical GOP Debate

0 January 6, 2012 5:21 pm

With the 2012 election cycle currently witnessing the battle of the GOP all-stars (if you want to call them that), the team at Funny Or Die has decided to bring their brand of satirical humor to the masses with the […]

Yahoo Looks To Acquire Weather Channel, WebMD

Yahoo Looks To Acquire Weather Channel, WebMD

0 January 6, 2012 5:11 pm

While the board of directors at Yahoo may be considering an outright sale of the company that hasn’t stopped acquisition rumors from surfacing in which the company could spend billions of dollars to acquire the Weather Channel and WebMD Health […]

AOL Teams With Bonnier Parenting Group, Hopes To Reach ‘Moms’ Demographic

AOL Teams With Bonnier Parenting Group, Hopes To Reach ‘Moms’ Demographic

0 January 6, 2012 2:38 am

AOL Inc. announced on Thursday that it had formed a partnership with publisher Bonnier Parenting Group. Under the agreement AOL will receive content from Parenting.com, a move meant to lure in online advertisers for the lucrative “moms” demographic. Under the […]

Parents Naming Daughters After Arianna Huffington

Parents Naming Daughters After Arianna Huffington

0 January 6, 2012 2:13 am

Parents like to choose their children’s name based off whatever the news deems popular at any given time, in 2011 for example William, Kate and Pippa were all big choices and it turns out that one of the biggest names […]