Social TV Leaders Viggle and GetGlue Enter into Agreement to Merge — NEW YORK--()-- Viggle Inc. (Symbol: VGGL), the popular television loyalty service has entered into an agreement to acquire GetGlue, the leading social TV application, for cash and stock, Robert F.X. Sillerman, Executive Chairman and CEO of Viggle announced today. The resulting combined company will be the dominant force in the exploding social TV market.
GetGlue, one of the best-known apps for "social TV," is getting acquired: $25 mil in cash + 48 million shares of stock.