Apple and Samsung can almost state “All your smartphones are belong to us,” because they’re already two-thirds of the way there.
CES 2014 is just around the corner so we’re expecting a barrage of tech news and announcements. One of the bigger companies showing off 4K streaming at the CES in Las Vegas is YouTube. No, the Google-owned video sharing website isn’t releasing its own 4K Ultra TV but it’s finally supporting the hi-def streaming technology.
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So I may have been a little late to this one but I couldn’t let it slip by. Over this weekend, I spotted this video while cruising the epitome of ‘practical time spent wasted on the internet practically,’ BuzzFeed, and I got a real chuckle. Face-to-face conversation, the way it changes in society overtime and more »
Apparently this has been around for a while, but I just discovered it. When you search for a TV show on Google, there’s a “Remind Me” button. Click it, and you’ll get notifications from Google Now prior to the show. Here’s some screen shots, both on a Google Search and the reminder. The reminder is more »
Our prayers have been answered. The quite simple but extremely useful capability of viewing YouTube videos while not having them open on your Android screen will soon be a reality. YouTube audio playlist surfers like myself, rejoice. Thanks to a sweet segment called APK (Application Package File) Teardown on the awesome Android news blog, Android more »
We all use our in different ways. It’s true. But how about the things that we all do on our smartphones, regardless of who we are? The video below (hat tip: BuzzFeed) hit the web this week and it cycles through some of the most popular kinds of photos that we take with our phones. more »
Ever put up a video on YouTube and find that your favorite Madonna song (which fit so perfectly with the content of your short film project) had been taken down by the site because of copyright infringement? Of course you have. If not, at least as a viewer, you’ve probably seen that annoying, red rectangular more »
YouTube will be undergoing scheduled maintenance today from 6pm-10pm PST today. Within that four hour period, no one will be able to start live events and many pages will be in read-only mode. If you’re planning on hosting a live event today, make sure you start it before the maintenance starts. You may also experience more »
Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson’s SMS Audio headphone and accessories brand has hit the ground running and hasn’t seemed to slow down it’s pace. Announced on Tuesday, a partnership with Rhapsody will put a free 60-day trial version of the streaming music app in the hands of anyone who purchases select SMS by 50 Audio products. more »
From the brooding and beautiful filmographer famous for “Aguirre: The Wrath of God,” “Grizzly Man,” and various other oft-intense films and documentaries, Werner Herzog, comes a web-sculive short film entitled “From One Second to the Next.” The film, just over 30 minutes long, documents four families whose loved ones were affected by car accidents involving more »
Sharing is one of Facebook’s core features. Much of the site’s content is generated by users sharing photos, links, videos and other user-generated materials. However, users who abuse this feature are at risk of damaging their reputations and even breaking the law. Don’t believe it? Let’s look at two recent examples. The first involved a more »