Heartbreaking video of starving polar bear stirs controversy among conservationists

A video of a starving polar bear recently went viral, tugging at viewers’ heartstrings as the emaciated creature makes its way across an iceless wasteland. Some experts, however, say that the video, which has been seen by millions of people, may not be all that it seems.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/13/heartbreaking-video-starving-polar-bear-stirs-controversy-among-conservationists.html

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Video purportedly shows diver's terrifying encounter with great white shark

A video that purportedly shows a diver’s terrifying encounter with a massive great white shark has gone viral.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/12/video-purportedly-shows-divers-terrifying-encounter-with-great-white-shark.html

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New YouTube music service launching in March, report says

Not content with just dominating online video, YouTube wants a piece of the music subscription business and is apparently preparing to launch a YouTube-branded service in March 2018.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/08/new-youtube-music-service-launching-in-march-report-says.html

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UC Berkeley professor’s ‘slaughterbots’ video on killer drones goes viral

A UC Berkeley computer science professor helped to create a video that imagined a world where nuclear weapons were replaced by swarms of autonomous tiny drones that could kill half a city and are virtually unstoppable.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/11/21/uc-berkeley-professor-s-slaughterbots-video-on-killer-drones-goes-viral.html

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Amazon Denies Rumored Plans for Ad-Supported Prime Video Service


Amazon has denied a report that it has been working on a free, ad-supported video platform to complement its subscription-based Amazon Prime Video service. Amazon has been in talks with various television networks, movie studios and other media entities about providing content to the site, according to the Monday report. Such a service would place Amazon in direct competition with Apple and other streaming video services for original content, which has become an important way for a new service to gain market share.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84953.html?rss=1

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Amazon planning free, ad-supported video streaming service, report says

Alongside the growing amount of original content, signing up for one or more streaming video subscription services such as Netflix or Prime Video comes with the added bonus of no ads.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/11/13/amazon-planning-free-ad-supported-video-streaming-service-report-says.html

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Drone captures capsizing boat and Florida teen's daring rescue

A drone captured video of a boat capsizing in Jupiter Inlet, Florida and a daring rescue in the rough water by a nearby 13-year-old surfer.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/30/drone-captures-capsizing-boat-and-florida-teens-daring-rescue.html

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Dumb and dumber: Apple fires iPhone X engineer after daughter's viral video

After his daughter’s YouTube video showing off the iPhone X went viral, Apple reportedly fired one of its iPhone engineers.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/30/dumb-and-dumber-apple-fires-iphone-x-engineer-after-daughters-viral-video.html

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Dramatic video shows daredevil jumping off 800 ft. cliff without a parachute

A viral video shows a a 33-year-old daredevil jumping 800 feet off of a cliff in Yosemite National Park – without wearing a parachute.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/16/dramatic-video-shows-daredevil-jumping-off-800-ft-cliff-without-parachute.html

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Hands On With Adobe Photoshop and Premiere Elements 18

The overall layout of Photoshop Elements 18 will be very familiar to anyone who has used Elements before banner

If you’re not getting all you need from cloud-based photo and video editing tools, and don’t want to spend a huge amount of time and money on a full professional suite, Adobe continues to innovate with Elements 18.

The post Hands On With Adobe Photoshop and Premiere Elements 18 appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/256597-adobe-introduces-photoshop-premiere-elements-18-lots-ai-hood?source=Computing

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Cloudflare Stream Promises Easy, Cheap Video Hosting


Cloudflare on Wednesday released the beta version of Cloudflare Stream, a new, inexpensive streaming video service. Designed for app developers who want to build businesses hosting and streaming videos, Cloudflare Stream bundles encoding, global delivery and video player software into one package. These functionalities can be separated upon request. Cloudflare wants to remove the need for users to grapple with the nuts and bolts of the technology, and to offer its service at a low price.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84843.html?rss=1

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Atari's new console does much more than just video games

Atari has released more details about its upcoming video game console — and it’s a long way from the pioneering 2600 model that made Atari famous in the 1970s.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/27/ataris-new-console-does-much-more-than-just-video-games.html

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Facebook courts video makers for 'Watch' tab with financial incentives

For the many digital publishers who have been shifting their focus to video content, Facebook ’s new “Watch” video platform is a sight for sore eyes.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/11/facebook-courts-video-makers-for-watch-tab-with-financial-incentives.html

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The new copycats: How Facebook squashes competition from startups

Tech startups live by the rule that speed is paramount. Houseparty, creator of a hot video app, has an extra reason for urgency.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/10/new-copycats-how-facebook-squashes-competition-from-startups.html

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World Wrestling Entertainment gets toehold in China with streaming deal

World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. is betting on China’s growing appetite for online video content—and its taste for melodrama.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/10/world-wrestling-entertainment-gets-toehold-in-china-with-streaming-deal.html

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Facebook's new 'Watch' tab marks major push into original TV shows

Facebook is launching a new video tab called “Watch,” marking the start of its big push into original content. Landing this week for select users, the tab is expected to be a more structured version of its current video offering.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/09/facebooks-new-watch-tab-marks-major-push-into-original-tv-shows.html

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