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Viggle Acquires GetGlue To Expand Social TV Presence (TechCrunch)
GetGlue, social TV app maker with 3 million+ users under its belt, has just entered into an agreement to be acquired by Viggle, a TV loyalty service. The cash and stock deal states that Viggle will pay $25 million in cash and 48.3 million shares of stock.
Bomb Explodes Near Anderson Cooper During Live-Shot In Gaza (TVNewser)
During one of his live reports for CNN last night, Anderson Cooper was interrupted by a very loud explosion from an Israeli strike. It was extremely compelling–and real–television.
Slate Scales. But Is It Too Late to the Game? (Ad Week)
In October, Slate topped 10 million uniques for the first time (comScore), a number that could help it compete for ads with top news sites like CNN and The New York Times.