Tag: Video

Facebook Acqui-Hires Startup Vidpresso, Here’s What That Will Do To Live Broadcasts

Facebook is making an effort to elevate their content. The company has just 'acqui-hired' Vidpresso, a video startup that works with publishers and TV broadcasters to generate interactive online content videos on social media platforms.

Internet August 16, 2018

Science Thinks Popcorn Tastes Better When Eaten Using Chopsticks

A new study found that people actually had a better and more immersive experience eating popcorn with chopsticks. The findings highlighted that novel ways of eating food is likely to improve regular meals.

June 28, 2018

Can’t Find The Right Video? Google Will Now Autoplay 6-Second Previews Via Mobile Search

Google will soon help you identify the exact video you’re looking for by autoplaying them for six seconds. Android devices will get it first, but Google has hinted plans for iOS support possibly in the future.

Google August 19, 2017

Tinder Stories? Tinder Buys Wheel Video App To Possibly Add Snapchat-Like Feature

Tinder acquired the startup Wheel, a video sharing app, to release a new video feature in the near future.

Apps/Software February 16, 2017

Kid Lands In Hospital After YouTube Stunt Imitation Goes Wrong

An 8-year-old boy from New Hampshire suffers a bad burn after imitating a YouTube sanitizer stunt, and his mother has spoken up to warn other parents.

Healthy Living/Wellness January 20, 2017

New NASA 3D Image Shows How CO2 Spreads In The Earth's Atmosphere

NASA has released a 3D video showing carbon dioxide movement through Earth’s atmosphere using satellite data. It nicely portrays the way the gas swirls around the sky and engulfs the Northern Hemisphere.

Earth/Environment December 19, 2016

Napflix Is The Streaming Service Meant To Bore Users To Sleep

Napflix is the streaming service that brings slow TV to users filled with the most boring content to help them fall asleep.

Internet October 25, 2016

Twitter Now Lets Video Makers Earn Cash Via Monetization Program To Compete With YouTube, Facebook

Twitter video makers now have an opportunity to make money on the platform via the new Publisher Amplify Program. Thanks to that, users who join in will get a revenue split with their content.

Internet August 31, 2016

This 5-Year-Old's Science Lab Video Is A Must-Watch

Oliver loves science and wants to share that with the world: now, the five-year-old has his own science video series, 'Oliver's Science Lab,' available on YouTube. Watch his first demonstration now.

Viral July 1, 2016

Last Surviving Witness Of Lincoln Assassination Appeared On TV

It seems impossible that someone who witnessed John Wilkes Booth killing President Abraham Lincoln could appear on television. However, one witness showed up on 'I've Got a Secret' in 1956.

Life & Style June 29, 2016

The Last Guardian Finally Gets A Release Date For PS4, Coming This Fall [Video]

'The Last Guardian,' the ending piece of the trilogy containing 'Ico' and 'Shadow of the Colossus,' has an official release date. Sony told the media during E3 2016 that the game will come exclusively on PS4 this fall.

Video Games June 14, 2016

This 'Game Of Thrones' Intro Recreation Brings A German City To Life

One 'Game of Thrones' fan reimagined his town of Bayreuth, Germany using the show's iconic intro.

Geek June 3, 2016

Apple Creates Website To Let You Make Your Own 'Shot On iPhone' Mother's Day Videos

Apple has created a website that allows customers to generate their very own 'Shot on iPhone' Mother's Day videos. Here's how the new video creation tool works.

Apple May 7, 2016

Ponder, The Anti-Social Network App, Looks To Combat Influencer Marketing Culture

Ponder, which is available for free in the Apple App Store, is designed to give users insight into what's trending in terms of everything from fashion to art.

Apps/Software April 15, 2016

Vyking’s AI Technology Now Knows How You’re Reacting To Video Advertisements

Vyking launches video ad that reacts to your facial expression

Business April 13, 2016

New HTC 10 Teaser Claims It Will Have The Best Camera For Shooting Photos And Videos

HTC has pushed out its new HTC 10 teaser. The video claims that the upcoming smartphone will feature the best camera for shooting photos and videos.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 7, 2016

Watch 16 Minutes Of 'Uncharted 4: A Thief's End' Gameplay

With the release of 'Uncharted 4: A Thief's End' only a month away, Sony just released a video containing 16 minutes of gameplay showing Nathan, Sam and Sully as they explore Madagascar.

Geek April 4, 2016

40 Years Of Apple In 40 Seconds: Steve Jobs' Revolutionary Brainchild Is Now Middle-Aged And Kicking [Video]

Apple was founded 40 years ago, and the company rolled out a 40-second video to showcase that. All the company’s successes and flukes appear in the funky short clip, making us curious about the next 40 Apple years.

Gadgets April 1, 2016

Instagram Will Now Let Users Record Longer 60-Second Videos

Instagram announced it will start allowing users to record 60-second-long videos on the platform.

Apps/Software March 29, 2016

Killer 'Destiny' Animation Will Make You Fall In Love With The Game's Exotic Weapons All Over Again

The exotic weapons in 'Destiny' already look great, but somehow, the creator behind this video makes them look even better.

Geek March 25, 2016

Forget 'Batman v Superman', Watch Batman Fight The Terminator Instead

Zack Snyder's 'Batman v Superman' isn't getting great reviews, but you can watch the Dark Knight slug it out with another indestructible character from the comfort of your own home.

Movies/TV Shows March 25, 2016

There Is A McDonald's Anime, And It Makes Fast Food Look Good

This is what a McDonald's anime would look like.

Internet Culture March 21, 2016

Video Of Man Urinating On Kellogg Factory Assembly Line Prompts FDA Investigation

Famous cereal maker, Kellogg's said that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will investigate a controversial video. The video shows a man urinating at a factory assembly line.

Life March 15, 2016

Opera Mini For Android Gets Enhanced Video Playback To Become 'The Fastest Browser For Video'

Opera Mini brings a new enhanced video feature to users of Android devices. With the latest update, users can now enjoy uninterrupted playback and minimized video loading delays while saving more data.

Apps/Software March 9, 2016

AI Video Search Platform Helps You Find Movies By Describing The Details You Remember

Valossa, a Finnish AI tech company, recently rolled out its artificial intelligence-powered in-depth video search software. Although still in beta version, will be able to quickly identify titles of movies based on details remembered by users.

Apps/Software March 7, 2016

'Grand Theft Auto' Done In The Style Of 'Pokemon' Works Surprisingly Well

Turn-based battles and colorful sprites turn the violent world of 'Grand Theft Auto' into something a little more kid-friendly.

Geek March 2, 2016

Watching 500 Episodes Of 'The Simpsons' All At Once Is The Real Reason To Get A VR Headset ... Or Maybe Not

This 360-degree video featuring 500 episodes of 'The Simpsons' playing all at once is certainly ... something.

Movies/TV Shows February 17, 2016

'Super Mario Kart' With 101 Players Sure Is Crowded

'Mario Kart' gets way more chaotic when there are an additional 100 racers with whom to compete.

Geek February 17, 2016

High-Speed Video Reveals How Wasps Navigate Way To Their Nest

Using high-speed video, researchers captured the learning flights of wasps, which lend insight into their internal navigation. How do these insects find their way home?

Animals February 13, 2016

Instagram Will Now Let You Know How Many People Watched Your Videos: Here’s Why You Should Care

Instagram users will soon be able to keep tabs on the view counts of their videos on the social media platform. Here are a couple of points of what it can offer to everyone.

Apps/Software February 12, 2016

YouTube Will Now Offer HDR Video Support

It wasn't going to be long before support for high dynamic range would make it's way to streaming services in the wake of a CES week saturated with HDR. And now, it looks like it's coming even sooner than we previously thought.

Digital Imaging January 8, 2016

GoPro's Streaming Channel App Is Now Available For PlayStation

GoPro launched its streaming channel app for PS4 and PS3 consoles on Tuesday, which allows users to stream, browse and shop directly from the gaming devices.

Apps/Software December 22, 2015

Facebook Kills Flash In Favor Of HTML5

The Flash player will be discontinued for use on Facebook's social network for their videos, and the company will now implement HTML5 in its stead, Facebook announced on Dec. 18.

Internet December 21, 2015

Porsche 911 Turbo Engine Purrs In New Teaser [Video]

Porsche revealed its new 3.8 liter twin-turbo engine 911 Turbo model in a video and the beastly vehicle purrs as good as ever. The Stuttgart-based manufacturer touted the 911 Turbo S variant as well, which is an ever mightier powerhouse.

FUTURE TECH December 18, 2015

This Woody Allen, 'Star Wars' Mash-Up Is All About C-3PO

If Woody Allen did 'Star Wars', this would be it.

Movies/TV Shows December 14, 2015

Pegboard Nerds 'Emoji' Video Explores Intersection Between Humans And Emojis For A Good Cause (Video)

The new music video from the Pegboard Nerds is a creative take on the intersection of humans and emojis. The clip was directed by Patrick John of 'Pixels' fame.

Internet December 11, 2015

Did Peter Jackson Just Confirm That He Will Direct An Episode Of 'Doctor Who'?

'Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit' director Peter Jackson posted a video teasing that rumors about him directing an episode of 'Doctor Who' could prove true, as soon as he's finished polishing his Oscars.

Movies/TV Shows November 30, 2015

'Halo' Versus 'Destiny' Is The Mash-Up Bungie Fans Have Been Waiting For

It's Spartans vs. Guardians in this mash-up video.

Geek November 23, 2015

David Bowie's 10-Minute Video For 'Blackstar' Takes Viewers On A Trippy Sci-Fi Journey

David Bowie recently released a video for his latest single, 'Blackstar,' the title track on his next album. The video is a 10-minute experimental short film that serves up a psychedelic sci-fi dream.

Movies/TV Shows November 20, 2015

This Amazing Video Recreates Philae Probe Landing On Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko

The European Space Agency's scientists recreated the historic landing of their Philae probe on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko one year ago. They wanted to explore the possibilities of what might have caused the unfortunate landing.

Space November 18, 2015

Not Iron Man, Not Rocketman But It's So Cool: Inventor Flies Around Statue Of Liberty Using JB-9 Jetpack [Video]

JetPack Aviation's CEO David Mayman took a spin around the New York Harbor, thanks to the company's JB-9 Jetpack. The JB-9 is capable of ascending over 10,000 feet and speeds over 100 mph.

Gadgets November 11, 2015

Snapchat Closing The Gap With Facebook With Six Billion Video Views A Day

Popular messaging app Snapchat has just notched six billion video views every day. Not so long ago, Facebook touted that its over a billion users watch videos eight billion times per day.

Apps/Software November 10, 2015

How Does A Balloon Pop? Researchers Say It Depends

For the first time, French physicists capture on video the process by which a balloon bursts or is popped.

November 3, 2015

The Empire Closes In, In New 'Star Wars Rebels' Clip

Things are looking grim for the crew of the Ghost in the latest episode of 'Star Wars Rebels.' A new clip posted online from episode 2 of the second season ramps up the tension.

Movies/TV Shows October 17, 2015

NASA Releases A Full Map Of Jupiter In New Video

The global map is the most detailed view of Jupiter, to date. It may provide essential information about its climate.

Space October 14, 2015

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