Tag Archives: video

YouTube will experiment with ways to prevent dislike button ‘mobs’

YouTube is all too aware of the potential for abuse of the dislike button, and it could soon take steps to make people think carefully about hitting that thumbs-down icon. Project management director Tom Leung posted an update this week revealing tha...

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Twitter’s Jack Dorsey explains how editing tweets might work

Twitter chief Jack Dorsey has mused about letting people edit tweets in the past, but now he's providing an inkling of how it might work. In a conversation with Joe Rogan, Dorsey suggested that Twitter could introduce a short time window where you c...

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Hulu reveals how its new pause ads will work

In early December, word surfaced that Hulu was considering a new type of advertisement: one that appears when the viewer pauses the video they’re watching. The company has proceeded with introducing that new ad type, though it doesn’t work quite the way it was originally tipped. Rather than presenting a video advertisement, Hulu is dishing up a static ad on … Continue reading

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The sequel to the Bill Murray movie ‘Groundhog Day’ is a VR game

After 26 years, the hit Bill Murray movie Groundhog Day has a sequel... but it's not a movie at all

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Thor wants to help you with those 2019 health goals

You might chalk up actor Chris Hemsworth's ripped physique to perfect genetics and unlimited access to the best personal trainers in the world. However, for a price, Thor is now willing to share one of those advantages in a small way with an app call...

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Machinima’s YouTube gaming channel has effectively disappeared

Machinima's YouTube gaming channel has been essentially scrubbed from the internet, as most videos on the site have been set to private and unplayable. Neither video creators nor users of the channel were notified, Kotaku reported, so the news sent a...

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Netflix announces ‘Space Force’ comedy series starring Steve Carell

If you've missed The Office and Steve Carell's Michael Scott, Netflix's latest series announcement may be a bit of welcome news. In a video, which you can see below, Netflix has revealed a new workplace comedy called Space Force, which will center on...

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‘Game of Thrones’ teaser trailer hypes up the final season

Following some subtle teasers and brief clips, HBO has at least revealed the release date and a substantial teaser for Games of Thrones' final season.

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Humans abandon a toxic Earth in Netflix’s film ‘IO’

Netflix has released a trailer for its next sci-fi film, IO, which takes place in a future where Earth has become uninhabitable to humans. While most of humanity has abandoned Earth for Jupiter's moon Io, scientist Sam Walden, played by Margaret Qual...

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PepsiCo is using robots to deliver snacks to college students

If walking to a regular vending machine seems too inconvenient, what if the vending machine came to you? PepsiCo is doing just that at the University of Pacific campus in Stockton, California with robots called "snackbots." Using a smartphone app, st...

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