Shocking video shows iPhone battery bursting into flames after man bites it

A bizarre video shows an iPhone battery bursting into flames after a man bites into it in an electronics store in China.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/24/shocking-video-shows-iphone-battery-bursting-into-flames-after-man-bites-it.html

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YouTube adds humans to video reviews, revamps ad policy after recent scandals

YouTube announced on Tuesday a revamp of its advertising policy as well as stringent, human-run video reviews in the wake of recent scandals that have plagued the platform.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/17/youtube-adds-humans-to-video-reviews-revamps-ad-policy-after-recent-scandals.html

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Twitter responds to Project Veritas allegation that it can share Trump's direct messages

Twitter pushed back on a Project Veritas video in which one of its engineers claims that the tech giant is “more than happy” to help investigators probing connections between President Trump and Russia.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/11/twitter-responds-to-project-veritas-allegation-that-it-can-share-trumps-direct-messages.html

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YouTube punishes Logan Paul for Japan ‘suicide forest’ video

YouTube has punished Logan Paul for his controversial video showing an apparent suicide victim. The Google-owned company said it’s removing his videos from a major ad revenue program and canceling his appearance in a web series.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/11/youtube-punishes-logan-paul-for-japan-suicide-forest-video.html

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Logan Paul controversy: YouTube under fire for letting shocking video stay up

Though YouTube star Logan Paul has faced severe criticism for posting a video to his channel that appeared to show a body hanging in a Japanese “suicide forest” (which he later deleted and apologized for), it appears the platform itself is also to blame.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/03/logan-paul-controversy-youtube-under-fire-for-letting-shocking-video-stay-up.html

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'Star Wars' has a new Jedi: An Ohio grandma with lightsaber skills

A viral video of a grandmother shows her celebrating Christmas with a round of an augmented reality “Star Wars” video game.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/28/star-wars-has-new-jedi-ohio-grandma-with-lightsaber-skills.html

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Hilarious cockatiel sings 'pitch perfect' Apple ringtone when it's upset

Lucky the cockatiel made viral headlines Tuesday after his owner uploaded a video of him tweeting the “Opening” iPhone ringtone.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/19/hilarious-cockatiel-sings-pitch-perfect-apple-ringtone-when-its-upset.html

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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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