YouTube’s ‘Annoying Orange’ Headed to Cartoon Network

YouTube’s ‘Annoying Orange’ Headed to Cartoon Network

The nearly two-year-old web series “The Annoying Orange,” which is YouTube’s eighth most subscribed channel, is making the leap to TV. Tubefilter notes that word the show was about to jump to the small screen has been bandied about for […]

Arrested Development Coming Back, Will Stream Via Netflix

Arrested Development Coming Back, Will Stream Via Netflix

It’s finally happened- the much lamented cult hit Arrested Development is returning to the small (and even smaller) screen, with new episodes streaming via Netflix in 2013. Yes, it’s a whole year and change to wait, but fans of the […]

Phone numbers will be a thing of the past one study finds

Phone numbers will be a thing of the past one study finds

There was a lot of press made the other day about how Steve Jobs had wanted to totally bypass the carriers and build his own wireless network and while that is extremely hard to do these days that doesn’t mean […]

AOL To “Rethink Core Purpose” For European Homepage

AOL To “Rethink Core Purpose” For European Homepage

AOL is aware that they are in need of “innovation and a rethinking of its core purpose” and for that reason the company is preparing to revamp the homepage for their European property. According to AOL executives they have been focused […]

Chill.com Brings Interactive Chat To Hulu Viewing Parties

Chill.com Brings Interactive Chat To Hulu Viewing Parties

Chill.com is attempting to make the TV viewing experience a whole lot more social by allowing Hulu viewers to watch popular shows with one another while chatting about those shows at the same time. The program works by setting a […]

HotelTonight Raises $9 Million In Series B Funding

HotelTonight Raises $9 Million In Series B Funding

Same-day hotel deals company HotelTonight has announced $9 million in Series B funding. The new capital funding was led Battery Ventures and included participation from Accel Partners and First Round Capital. Since launching in January 2011 HotelTonight has enjoyed more […]

Spotify Now Featured On Philips Streamium Systems

Spotify Now Featured On Philips Streamium Systems

Spotify on Friday announced that they are now a featured partner for Philips Streamium Wireless Hi-Fi component systems (MCi8080 and MCi900). Using the new offering is simple, Streamium customers just need to turn on their Streamium devices and they will […]

Time Warner Cable, HBO Go to Hook Up ‘Very Soon’

Time Warner Cable, HBO Go to Hook Up ‘Very Soon’

One of the two major cable providers yet to add HBO Go to their service is nearing a deal with the network to add access to the app for subscribers. Only Time Warner Cable and Cablevision don’t include HBO Go- […]

PayPal Adds ‘Send Money’ App For Facebook Users

PayPal Adds ‘Send Money’ App For Facebook Users

Online money sending and receiving service PayPal has launched a new Facebook app to harness the additional opportunities provided by social media. In a blog post, PayPal reports that an impressive 80% of PayPal users have a Facebook account, and […]

Huffington Post Adds Detroit Channel to Local Stable

Huffington Post Adds Detroit Channel to Local Stable

While New York, Los Angeles and Washington DC are natural choices for city-specific verticals, the Huffington Post has chosen Detroit as their newest locale to be granted a channel. (Albeit, the others are already covered.) Detroit is nearly symbolic of […]

Best Buy Black Friday 2011 Deals ‘Leaked’ Online

Best Buy Black Friday 2011 Deals ‘Leaked’ Online

It’s pretty much standard at this point every major retailer’s Black Friday deals will “leak” online in the days and weeks ahead of retail orgy Black Friday, enabling deal hunters to plan their strategy if they plan on leaving the […]

Gawker growing out of teenage awkwardness gets rid of the porn

Gawker growing out of teenage awkwardness gets rid of the porn

Nick Denton is a well known name in the blogging world and while he might have more than his fair share of derision tossed his way there is no denying that he is one smart honcho. His network of blogs […]

Do we really love our smartphones or are we pining for the old feature phones?

Do we really love our smartphones or are we pining for the old feature phones?

One would think that because of the way we carry on over the release of every new iPhone or Android slab of plastic that we are seriously in love with our technological marvels of communications. It turns out, according to a bit […]

Vidyard Raises $1.65 Million, Promises To Be “YouTube for Businesses”

Vidyard Raises $1.65 Million, Promises To Be “YouTube for Businesses”

Vidyard, a company that bills themselves as a “YouTube for businesses” raised $1.65 million this week from Softech VC, Jawed Karim (Co-Founder of YouTube), Y Combinator, SV Angel, Andreessen Horowitz, iNovia Capital, Paul Buchheit, Vivi Nevo, Dennis Kavelman, David Nizkad and […]