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Viggle, GetGlue terminate plans to merge

The social TV apps have split amicably, or so they say. GetGlue is walking away with a $500,000 break-up check.

By January 14, 2013


Social TV companies Viggle, GetGlue to merge

The TV loyalty rewards service is acquiring the entertainment check-ins company for $25 million and 48.3 million shares of stock.

By November 19, 2012



This week, we're checking out an app for a unique kind of social network called GetGlue. it's a Foursquare-style social experience that lets you check-in to entertainment such as movies, tv shows, books, video games, and so on. You can even Like, Favorite, Review, and share with your friends

August 16, 2011


GetGlue strikes book publisher deals

The "check-in" start-up launched a partnership with four major publishing companies--an industry that has been diving into social media later than other niches of media.

By October 5, 2010


Amp up TV time with these second-screen Android, iOS apps

These apps make use of your smartphones and tablets by doling out details about your favorite shows.

By February 17, 2014


'Check-in' craze moves beyond location

GetGlue, an iPhone app and Web site that lets you tell your friends what you're reading or watching and also promises on-target recommendations, has a new deal with HBO.

By July 28, 2010


Some find problems with Wii U update

Long download times for a Wii U firmware update cause problems for users, social TV app Viggle buys GetGlue, and the Galaxy Camera adds smartphone features to a point-and-shoot.

By November 19, 2012


Yahoo acquires TV check-in app IntoNow

Deal reportedly could be as much as $30 million for the mobile application that launched just 12 weeks ago.

By April 25, 2011


Hot Potato officially lands in Facebook's lap

Acquisition is the most recent development in Facebook's efforts to juice up the location-based aspect of its hugely popular service.

By August 21, 2010


Facebook adds 12 media apps to its Timeline roster

The Daily Show, MSNBC.com, and MTV News are now readily accessible apps on the social network via Open Graph.

By February 16, 2012