John Puterbaugh - Senior Editor at Reviews.com

John Puterbaugh works with the words and people of Reviews.com as a Senior Editor. Previously, John was a newspaper editor at the Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Sun-Times. He also used to work at a butcher shop. John’s never met a buying decision he didn’t overcomplicate. John's current indispensable subscriptions include the Washington Post, New York Times, Netflix, Amazon Prime, Quip, and extra Google Drive storage.

The Latest from John

Millennials and Auto Insurance Press Release

Sep 30, 2019 | Review

Fort Mill, South Carolina — September 30, 2019 — A recent study by Reviews.com has found that millennials pay more for auto insurance across the board than drivers of any other generation. The study analyzed 55 million sample rates spread across 34,000 ZIP codes in all 50 states and found that on average, millennials...

New Study Finds a Third of Americans Have Had a Package Stolen or Have Known Someone Who Has

Sep 18, 2019 | Review

Reviews.com Porch Pirate survey shows concern over theft and burglary does not correlate with increased home security measures. Fort Mill, South Carolina – July 16, 2019 – Each year, millions of consumers flock to Amazon to take advantage of Prime Day deals. But, sometimes, those buyers don't get their purchases. According to a new survey released today...

Press Release: Reviews.com is Now the Go-To Reviews Site for Services of All Kinds

Sep 18, 2019 | Review

In a major strategy shift, Reviews.com will focus almost entirely on reviewing services, reflecting the explosion of the subscription economy Fort Mill, South Carolina – June 25, 2019 – Reviews.com, a leading consumer advocate company, today announced a shift in focus from product reviews to services reviews. The comprehensive rebrand includes a new concentration on home, digital,...

Amazon is Building an Emotion Detector and Wait That’s Just a Mood Ring

Amazon is Building an Emotion Detector and Wait That’s Just a Mood Ring

May 23, 2019 | News

Amazon is apparently working on a new wrist-worn device that can detect human emotion, according to a Thursday Bloomberg report. If you never imagined the world needed a “smart” mood ring, you’re probably not alone. While Amazon’s emotion detector is still in the works and might never actually go to market, Bloomberg reports it would…

How Disney+ Could Become Netflix’s Biggest Rival on Day 1

How Disney+ Could Become Netflix’s Biggest Rival on Day 1

Apr 22, 2019 | News

Netflix doesn’t seem too worried about the new Disney+ streaming service announced last week, but Disney’s biggest home video play since its infamous “Vault” could be in line for a strong start when it launches this fall. A Reviews.com survey of 1,000 U.S. Netflix subscribers in the days after Disney’s announcement showed 25 percent said…