Microsoft acquires web-based video editor Clipchamp

Venture Beast

Microsoft has acquired Clipchamp, a web-based video editing platform, for an undisclosed amount. The startup had raised around $15 million. Read More.

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Raisins have the internet divided, thanks to a viral TikTok video

Mashable VR

That last one is an unlikely addition, which is probably why the internet is currently losing it over a viral TikTok recipe. million views on a 34-second video of a mac and cheese dish she made for her husband. Then there's Twitter, where the video was also trending for a hot minute.

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Comcast: Pandemic drove peak internet traffic up 32% in 2020

Venture Beast

Comcast said that peak internet traffic rose 32% in 2020 over pre-pandemic levels, with some markets rising 50% in some markets in March 2020. Read More.

Instagram Is Pivoting To Video

GizModo VR

Like so many media companies before it, Instagram is gearing up for a sweeping embrace of video as its content of choice, the platform’s head, Adam Mosseri, announced on Wednesday.

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Open Channel: Should Video Games Remain Animated, or Go Live Action?

GizModo VR

The last few years have seen a successful streak of films and shows based on video games , primarily from Netflix.

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Cisco channels Snapchat for video app in bid to ‘compress time’

Venture Beast

Cisco launched an asynchronous video platform called Vidcast to combat Zoom burnout, putting it in competition with Loom, Asana, and more. Read More.

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Subspace will launch its parallel and real-time internet for gaming and the metaverse

Venture Beast

Subspace has unveiled its parallel and real-time internet with a tech platform for gaming and the metaverse. GamesBeat Mobile PC Gaming technology Bayan Towfiq category-/Games/Computer & Video Games category-/Online Communities console gaming Mobile gaming PC gaming Subspace

Instagram, the Internet's Cool Mom, Leaves Up Videos Encouraging Kids to Steal From School

GizModo VR

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Internet of Things: simply put

CTOvision

We know you know about the many issues of the Internet of Things, and have provided higher order issues for your consideration here. But with this post we wanted to bring your attention to two videos that are a more simple explanation. The first is a very simple explanation put together by Intel: The second is a version that gives IBMs take: CTO Internet of Things NewsMichael Johnson.

HBO Is Leaving Amazon Prime Video

GizModo VR

Beginning on September 15, anyone who once subscribed to HBO via their Amazon Prime Video account will have their subscription terminated as part of a deal cut by HBO’s parent company , WarnerMedia, to remove the channel from Prime Video’s Channels service.

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TikTok Is Reportedly Testing 5-Minute Video Upload Lengths

GizModo VR

Mad with power after universally expanding the maximum video upload length to three minutes last month, TikTok is now reportedly testing out five-minute video lengths for users who want to create even longer-form content.

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Fall is still the internet's favorite season

Mashable VR

Let's investigate some of the internet's favorite "autumnal" media. Unpacking Meg Ryan Fall While you've probably heard of Hot Girl Summer, you may not have heard of the latest internet season, Meg Ryan Fall. Another part of the internet claiming fall is the Dark Academia subculture.

What is Starlink? Elon Musk’s satellite internet service explained

Mashable VR

Mashable's Jennimai Nguyen answers the most pressing questions about SpaceX's internet system, how it all really works, and how to sign up. More about Mashable Video , Elon Musk , Spacex , Starlink , and Satellite Internet.

I cooked 7 internet-famous recipes in 7 days

Mashable Tech

Internet of Yum digs into all the things that make us drool while we're checking our feeds. More about Mashable Video , Recipes , Cooking , Internet Of Yum , and Pancake Cereal. Mashable Video Recipes Cooking Internet Of Yum Pancake Cereal

Amazon Finally Released a Prime Video Mac App

GizModo VR

Amazon at long last has introduced a native macOS app for Prime Video, which includes support for offline downloads, in-app purchases, and movies and TV show rentals for you to enjoy on your brand new 16-inch MacBook Pro (or an older Mac, as long as it’s running Big Sur or later).

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Revisiting the website that shaped the internet

Mashable VR

Launched in 2000, HOTorNOT allows users to rate photos of total strangers on the internet. More about Mashable Video , Social Media , Hotornot , Culture , and Web Culture. Mashable Video Social Media Hotornot Culture Web Culture

Dropbox Capture brings video messaging to the distributed workforce

Venture Beast

Dropbox has announced a trio of new products aimed at the increasingly distributed workforce, with a particular focus on video communication. Read More.

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NOVA Labs Produces Video Describing Why The Internet Is So Insecure

CTOvision

The video at this link and embedded below was produced by PBS’ NOVA. The video does a great job explaining some very complex topics in an easy to understand way. It is the kind of video that I recommend sharing broadly, especially with people who do not yet realize that there is no such thing as a 100% risk-free or secure computer. If you have read that book will not be surprised by this video. The more people that understand what is in this video the better.

One single CDN user took down the internet this week

Mashable VR

On the morning of June 8, some of the biggest websites on the internet simultaneously went offline. More about Amazon , Internet Outage , Tech , Cybersecurity , and Big Tech Companies. Amazon Internet Outage Tech Cybersecurity Big Tech Companies

The internet makes me money

IT Toolbox

I love the internet. This is because, for me, the internet is much more than cute cat videos. Although, cute cat videos are fun to watch every now and then. There is much, much more to the internet than Facebook, WhatsApp and SnapChat. As far as I know, the internet holds more knowledgeI literally couldn't live without it. At least not in the way I am accustomed to living.

Telecom Companies Win Injunction to Put New York's Affordable Internet Law on Hold

GizModo VR

In a huge win for internet service providers, a federal judge on Friday granted a preliminary injunction to stall a New York law mandating affordable internet for low-income households.

Luna Labs’s Replay automates creation of mobile game video ads

Venture Beast

Luna Labs is launching Replay, a tool for mobile game studios that lets them create endless versions of video ads from one game video. Read More.

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Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends Report 2016

CTOvision

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner Mary Meeker delivers her annual internet trends report in the video below. (We She says "easy growth is behind us" as the newest internet users are coming from less developed and less affluent countries. Big Data CTO Mobile News Video Mary MeekerMichael Johnson. We recommend downloading the entire report here ).

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Cyberpunk Video Game System Shock May Get a Live-Action TV Series

GizModo VR

If you were a fan of first-person shooter video games in the mid-’90s, you may remember 1994's System Shock.

How To Repair Corrupted Video For Free

TechnoBezz

Creating a video and downloading it is not a big deal. Since MP4 is not the only video file format, the issue can be related to a different format. Changing the file format or try another video media player should fix the problem. What about a corrupted video ?

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These states saw an increase in internet speeds during the pandemic

Mashable VR

The speculation was that during COVID-19 the internet would suffer a slowdown as most of America was forced to stay home. Despite these fears, many states have actually seen an increase in their internet speeds. More about Mashable Video , Internet Speed , Isp , Covid 19 , and Tech.

How To Boost Mobile Internet Speed On Android

TechnoBezz

There is no denying that the Internet plays a significant role in human life today. In the recent scenario, life cannot be imagined without the Internet connection in one’s computer system or the smartphone. See Also: How To Set Up Samsung Galaxy Nexus For Internet.

The Milk Crate Challenge is the latest dangerous internet challenge

Mashable VR

The #cratechallenge is the latest viral internet challenge and the latest way to get seriously injured. Watching these videos is not for the faint of heart. However, there are still videos all over TikTok and other social media apps like Twitter and Instagram.

How to download videos from Vimeo

Mashable VR

If you're looking to watch internet videos offline, the best way to do so is to download them to your computer. By far the most popular online destination for video content is YouTube and Mashable has previously walked you through how to download videos from that platform.

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Robot Chef Brings Internet of Things Into the Kitchen

CTOvision

It will be connected to the Internet, and will be controllable via smartphone. Video: Robot chef serves up the future of home cooking (theglobeandmail.com). The post Robot Chef Brings Internet of Things Into the Kitchen appeared first on CTOvision.com. Assistive Technology Companies CTO Internet of Things Robots 3D printing automated kitchen BBC chef Hannover Messe kitchen London moley robotics Muscle Prosthesis robochef Robot robot chef Robotic arm Robotics shadow hands

Reconsidering 'Star Wars kid,' the early internet's meanest moment

Mashable VR

In Tales of the Early Internet , Mashable explores online life through 2007 — back before social media and the smartphone changed everything. More about Star Wars , Early Internet , Culture , and Web Culture. Star Wars Early Internet Culture Web Culture

Elon Musk's satellite internet got faster over the summer

Mashable VR

Folks who are tired of relying on underground cables for fast internet might finally have a good alternative. Starlink's growing satellite internet network, operated by Elon Musk's SpaceX, is starting to catch up.

LG TVs Will Now Automatically Disable the Dreaded Motion Smoothing for Prime Video

GizModo VR

Beginning this week, LG’s 2020 and 2021 4K and 8K smart TVs will roll out an update that will allow viewers to automatically watch their Amazon Prime Video content in Filmmaker Mode , “the way the content creators intended it.”

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HBO Max Slashes Price After HBO's Departure From Amazon Prime Video

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Netflix Is Expanding Into Video Games

GizModo VR

Eyeing an even bigger slice of the media pie, Netflix is planning an imminent expansion into the video game space, and has reportedly tapped a former Electronic Arts and Facebook executive to helm the initiative.

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Sony Is Killing On-Demand Video in the Playstation Store as Streaming Takes Over

GizModo VR

The streaming video business is booming, and while that makes it easier to access tons of content, for some companies like Sony, it makes it less attractive to manage digital storefronts, so at the end of August, Sony is disabling the ability to buy on-demand videos in the PlayStation Store.

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No, Reddit Didn't Kill 2 Popular Video-Downloader Bots

GizModo VR

And while some of these bots have gone to that great Github in the sky, reports that two beloved video-downloader bots were getting the axe this week apparently… Read more.

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TikTok Users Are Burning Snowballs in Viral Videos to 'Prove' the Snow is Fake

GizModo VR

Have you seen those viral videos on TikTok and Twitter where users are burning snow to “prove” that it’s actually fake ? The viral videos actually show a perfectly normal reaction to placing the flame of a lighter or match against a snowball.

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Easy way to download embedded video to your computer

TechnoBezz

There could be many reasons why you would want to download embedded video and save it to your computer and if you are wondering how to do just that, keep reading. This requires just a few clicks, and the addon will be added to your browser so that you can download the videos to your computer.

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The Who's Roger Daltrey says the internet is destroying our brains, society, and civilization

TechSpot

The singer made his internet-hating comments to the Coda Collection, which, somewhat ironically, is a video streaming service available on Amazon featuring music concerts, documentaries, and more from artists such as Jimi Hendrix, Bob Dylan, and the Rolling Stones, the latter of which Daltrey referred to as a "Mediocre Pub.

Netflix Has Acquired Its First Video Game Studio

GizModo VR

Forging ahead with its bizarre plans to expand into the video game space, Netflix has reportedly acquired Night School Studio , an indie game developer that will mark the first acquisition of its kind for the streaming platform.

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Gabby Petito's disappearance shouldn't be an internet true crime thriller

Mashable VR

The internet adores a juicy true crime story, but the voyeuristic online frenzy to find Gabby Petito is in poor taste. Their podcasts, extensive YouTube videos, and wildly popular TikToks have followings because these creators are great storytellers.

Amazon Prime Video Is Testing a Shuffle Feature Now, Too

GizModo VR

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