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Simpsons World Preview: Nearly 300 Hours of Springfield in Your Pocket

As the longest-running sitcom on TV, The Simpsons has accumulated a trove of digital content that’s record-setting in almost every way: a staggering 552 episodes from 25 seasons. This October, FXX will launch an app that lets fans (with a cable package) stream every episode, on any device—plus give them unprecedented power to browse shows, [...]

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Every Response I Got When I FOIA’d the Year’s Dumbest App

When the soul-crushingly simple, single-serving messaging app Yo hit the App Store this past summer, people couldn’t say enough about the app that said barely anything at all . But given our pseudo-surveillance state and similar apps’ privacy concerns, we wondered—could the government be spying on (or even just talking about) Yo? Read more… Continue [...]

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Time-spent in music apps is up 79% since last year, outpacing social networking

Despite the popularity of streaming music services like Spotify, Pandora, Rdio, and Beats Music, many have questioned the sustainability of the entire enterprise. The two biggest players are Pandora, which is barely (and not consistently) profitable, and Spotify, which has never turned a profit a day in its life. It’s possible that streaming music services will becomes a loss [...]

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Horizon, the App That Prevents Vertical Videos, Is Now On Android

Remember Horizon, the brilliant little iOS app that let you shoot horizontally-oriented videos no matter what angle you were holding your smartphone? It’s finally available on Android, ensuring your Moto X isn’t going to pollute YouTube with horrible portrait-oriented videos. Do the world a favor and download it, after all, it’s free. [Google Play Store [...]

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