Aereo Eliminates Daily and Annual Subscription Plans
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Aereo Eliminates Daily and Annual Subscription Plans

We reviewed Aereo, the live TV streaming service that lets you watch and record live TV anywhere, back in March and had mostly favorable things to say about it, including about its fair pricing structure.  Unfortunately … [Read more...]

Samsung Experience Shops open in select Best Buy locations
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Samsung Experience Shops open in select Best Buy locations

Near the end of March, we reported that Samsung was planning to emulate Apple's store-within-a-store model at select Best Buy locations. It seems the initial roll-out has finished, as Samsung is promoting the mini-stores … [Read more...]

Fine Art America Photo Contest Promises The Stars, But Doesn’t Deliver
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Fine Art America Photo Contest Promises The Stars, But Doesn’t Deliver

About a year ago, a site that my girlfriend uses to sell her artwork, held a contest in which the winners would be featured in a commercial broadcast on national television.  The site is called Fine Art America.  After … [Read more...]

Wedeeo Lets You Co-Create Videos With Your Friends Through Facebook
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Wedeeo Lets You Co-Create Videos With Your Friends Through Facebook

Imagine you're throwing a birthday party for your signifiant other and you want to create a video greeting with little video snippets from all their friends from across the world.  How would you go about doing that?  … [Read more...]

Want to Dine With Jack Dorsey? Here’s Your Chance!
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Want to Dine With Jack Dorsey? Here’s Your Chance!

Just the other day we wrote about how a coffee meeting with Tim Cook is being auctioned off for over $600,000 on Charity Buzz, and today, I'm here to tell you that now you can bid on a lunch date with Jack Dorsey, the … [Read more...]

Hike’s Marketing Disaster: The Worst Giveaway Ever
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Hike’s Marketing Disaster: The Worst Giveaway Ever

Oh boy, I just got an email from an app startup called Hike.  The company has developed an app that offers users the ability to share status messages between friends, and recently raised $7 million in funding after … [Read more...]

YouTube Officially Launches Paid Channels
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YouTube Officially Launches Paid Channels

YouTube just announced that it has launched its first set of paid channels.  Starting today, YouTube is launching a pilot program for a small group of partners that will offer paid channels on YouTube with subscription … [Read more...]

Amazon Developing New Gadgets, Including Smartphone With 3D Screen
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Amazon Developing New Gadgets, Including Smartphone With 3D Screen

The WSJ just reported that Amazon is currently developing several new gadgets, including a smartphone with a 3D screen. According to a number of WSJ sources, the company has recently been developing an entirely new … [Read more...]

Babblr Crashes After Launch, Scrambles to Raise $50,000
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Babblr Crashes After Launch, Scrambles to Raise $50,000

Babblr, the instant chat tool for tumblr that launched on May 7, has crashed.  The company said that the company's servers couldn't handle the 34,000 downloads in three hours that it experienced at launch.  Now, Babblr … [Read more...]

Tweekaboo Allows Parents To Record And Share Family Memories Privately
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Tweekaboo Allows Parents To Record And Share Family Memories Privately

I know there's a lot of parents out there that have no problem sharing precious moment of their kids on Facebook, and that's fine for them.  But I am not one of those parents.  I prefer to share photos and moments of … [Read more...]

Flipboard 2.0 Comes to Android, Brings Popular Magazine Feature
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Flipboard 2.0 Comes to Android, Brings Popular Magazine Feature

Today, Flipboard is releasing version 2.0 on Android.  We mentioned how Flipboard 2.0 for Android was coming very soon last week when Mike McCue was interviewed at TechCrunch Disrupt NY.  The new update allows users to … [Read more...]

Facebook in acquisition talks with social traffic app Waze
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Facebook in acquisition talks with social traffic app Waze

It appears Facebook is trying to secure its own future in the mapping technology space -- a report from TechCrunch states that Facebook is in talks to buy social traffic and navigation app Waze for $800 million to $1 … [Read more...]