Yahoo! Acquires Social TV App IntoNow, Has the Potential to Make TV Invasive

IntoNow iPhone ScreenshotsThe big Social TV news of the day is that Yahoo! has just acquired the 12 week old company, IntoNow. When it first launched its Shazam/Foursquare-like service earlier this year I was excited by its potential to transform the way watch and share our TV experiences, but now I'm having second thoughts — thanks to [...]

IntoNow’s New Social TV / Audio Detection App Breaks New Ground

IntoNow iPhone ScreenshotsSay hello to IntoNow everyone. It's a new Social TV app for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad (soon for Android, Web, etc.) that features a proprietary audio detection component called SoundPrint that can identify the TV show or movie you're watching — pre-recorded, place-shifted, or live — with a press of a button. It's actually pretty [...]