Megan Moria Monaghan

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Netflix Looking to Pay Three Instagram Allstars to Travel To Movie Sets and Take Pictures

If you’re confident in your Instagram photography, enjoy traveling and are looking to like your pockets with an extra $4,000, Netflix has a job …

Simpsons Fans Rejoice! Now You Can Legally Watch Every Episode Online

It's a Simpsons miracle.<p>Cable network FX on Tuesday launched Simpsons World, a streaming website and app that lets fans watch any of the storied franchise's 552 episodes whenever they feel like it. Simpsons World comes after FX offshoot FXX broadcast a 12-day marathon in August showing each episode …

Google Has A New App To Reinvent Email

Google just introduced a new app called "Inbox" that is made by the Gmail team but will be significantly different from its flagship email app.<p>Inbox has a few key features: Bundles, Highlights, Reminders, Assists, and Snooze.<p>With Bundles, Inbox will automatically bundle certain kinds of messages, …

YouTube games channels take off: top 100 watched 4.4bn times in September

YouTube games channels have become one of the most popular categories on Google’s online video site, with the 100 biggest notching up nearly 4.4bn video views in September alone.<p>That’s up from 3.5bn views in May, according to a chart published by industry site Tubefilter based on data from …

Verizon invests in Flint Mobile, a Square competitor that uses no hardware

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Flint Mobile<p>Smartphone payments processor Flint Mobile has raised a $9.4 million Series C as it continues to attract …

Microsoft Changing 'Nokia' Brand to 'Microsoft Lumia'

It’s been a gradual process since Microsoft finalized the deal to acquire Nokia’s Devices & Services division back in April, but we finally have some clarity on what will happen to the Nokia brand in the hardware realm – though it may not surprise you.<p>As noted in this Nokia France Facebook post, …

This brilliant ‘smart shoe’ accessory will let you call Uber just by clicking your heels

When you were a kid, did you ever imagine what it would be like to be Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz? While you’ll likely never get swept away by a …

Nielsen and Adobe are teaming up to apply TV-style ratings to the internet

You've probably heard of the Nielsen Ratings, which are the figures relating to the number of people who watch a particular TV series. It's these statistics that Hollywood uses to decide if your favorite show gets a second season or if it'll only live on in fan fiction. Unfortunately, with more and …

OMG! Mobile voice survey reveals teens love to talk

Foo Fighters to stream live concert following HBO series premiere

After the credits roll on the premiere of HBO's new series "Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways" on Friday, the band will take the stage for a special concert.<p>The premium cable network has teamed with Facebook to present "Foo Fighters Sonic Highways: Live from The Cubby Bear," a live stream of the rock …

What is PS TV? 10 things to know about PlayStation TV | Trusted Reviews

What is PlayStation TV?<p>PS TV is here. But what is it? PlayStation TV is a tiny box that attaches to your TV and lets you play games and stream video …

Oh Snap! Ads Are Coming to Snapchat

Advertisements will be integrated into the mobile app Snapchat for the first time, co-founder and chief executive Evan Spiegel said Wednesday, …

Devices are to blame for TV ratings tumble, Nielsen says

Are you watching prime-time broadcast TV on your phone? You're behind a drop in ratings for splashy fall premieres, Nielsen says.<p>TV ratings at the biggest networks have been weak this fall, but Nielsen says the problem isn't how much people are watching -- it's where they're tuning in to TV.<p>Friday, …

Apple TV Continues To Evolve As A Smart Home Hub

Since the release of Apple TV in 2007, the $99 set-top box has long been referred to as a “hobby” project for Apple. But lately, it’s become much more important than that for the Cupertino tech giant. The company reported that it sold more than $1 billion Apple TVs in 2013 and has around 20 million …

Smile! Marketing Firms Are Mining Your Selfies

Photo-Sharing Sites Are Being Scanned to Find Brands, Target Ads<p>Most users of popular photo-sharing sites like Instagram, Flickr and Pinterest know that anyone can view their vacation pictures if shared publicly.<p>But they may be surprised to learn that a new crop of digital marketing companies are …

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Matchstick and Mozilla Debut $25 Firefox OS Dongle

Matchstick and Mozilla today announced its open-source take on the Chromecast: a $25 Firefox OS-powered HDMI dongle. The streaming Internet and media stick will be available first through Kickstarter, in the hopes to drive down the price tag.<p>Jack Chang, Matchstick General Manager in the US, …

Comcast's cloud DVR starts serving up recordings you can watch anywhere

In the midst of attempting to gobble up its largest counterpart, battle Netflix on net neutrality and face down customer service scandals, Comcast is still slowly extending its new TV platform. The latest addition to its X1 setup is enhancing the cloud DVR feature that CEO Brian Roberts showed off …

Google rolls out new display ads for mobile

Google is introducing new tools and four new mobile advertising formats today, available across Google’s Display Network, the AdMob Network, and DoubleClick.<p>The company announced the new formats in a blog post and said they’ll roll out over the next few months.<p>Google’s new hard-to-miss formats …

The FCC May Redefine ‘Television’ to Include the Internet

The Fed­er­al Com­mu­nic­a­tions Com­mis­sion is con­sid­er­ing wheth­er to treat cer­tain on­line video ser­vices the same way it treats cable and …

Here Comes Atlas, Facebook’s Plan To Tackle Google With Its Own Ad Platform

In Atlas, ads are not bought through Facebook. Advertisers can purchase ad campaigns through Atlas, and they can choose whether or not to include it on Facebook, but "using Atlas is not predicated on having a Facebook campaign," according to a Facebook spokesperson.<p>Companies can purchase ads on …

TiVo's Android app now supports streaming

It was nearly a year ago that TiVo brought streaming to its iOS apps, enabling you to watch recorded shows anywhere with a WiFi signal. Eleven months later, and the company has finally added the same functionality for TiVo's Android app. The feature will work on most devices running Android 4.1 or …

Twitter will reportedly unveil its own app development platform

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>The Information is reporting that [company] Twitter [/company] will introduce its own app development platform — called Twitter …

Inside Apple’s one-day Watch pop-up at Paris Fashion Week

PARIS—If the Apple Watch is going to be the company’s next big hit, it can’t just be sold as a tech gadget—it has to stand on its own as a luxury fashion product, too.<p>So expect to see more efforts like Apple’s special pop-up today at Paris Fashion Week. The company took over a section of Colette—a …

Watch Rob Lowe Get Really Ugly And Super Creepy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qNNkvQ9vkEM<p>Whether you know him as Youngblood, Sam Seaborn, Dean Hicks, Sodapop Curtis, or any other role he’s played, the one thing we can all agree on is that you’ve known Rob Lowe as one handsome actor man. But DirecTV and agency Grey New York have decided to use …

5 Packages That Will Replace Pay TV as We Know It

The traditional cable plan is dying. Here's what's going to replace it.<p>If you need proof that cable providers are feeling the heat from cord cutters, …

Push notifications don't have to be so annoying — here's how

When did push notifications get such a bad rap?<p>There has been a fair amount of controversy lately around something that was once revolutionary for the smartphone user: the push notification. Some critics, like Farhad Manjoo of <i>The New York Times</i>, argue that the beeping and buzzing meant to alert you …

Vizio's affordable 4K TVs finally arrive

It feels like forever since Vizio introduced the world to its P-Series of Ultra HD televisions, but today is finally the day that the company is bringing them to market. For starters, what caught most everyone's attention back at CES was Vizio's asking price for these 4K TV sets, starting at $1,000 …