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Week In Review: 90% Of SVOD Programming Is Watched On An Actual TV Set; Twitter Gets Caught Lying About Their User Numbers - TV[R]EV

<b>1. 90% Of SVOD Programming Is Watched On An Actual TV Set</b><p>As part of Nielsen’s new interest in SVOD viewing (they’re now measuring Netflix viewing, …

Televisions

Researchers develop device that can 'hear' your internal voice

New headset can listen to internal vocalisation and speak to the wearer while appearing silent to the outside world<p>Researchers have created a wearable device that can read people’s minds when they use an internal voice, allowing them to control devices and ask queries without speaking.<p>The device, …

Artificial Intelligence

OTT: The Exciting, Scary, Wild West

9<p>SHARES<p>This blog is the first in a three-part series. Click through to read Part 2, OTT: Challenges and Opportunities.<p>Remember the dot-com boom days? …

Televisions

Disconnect will protect your privacy on public Wi-Fi during your travels this Spring

popsci shop<p>Get lifetime tracker blocking and VPN protection for $49.<p>As the latest Facebook revelations hit the headlines, many of us are starting to think more carefully about digital privacy. Disconnect is a service that helps you block online trackers and stay anonymous, thanks to built-in VPN …

Information Systems

What’s Next for Digital Media Startups? (Guest)

By Alejandro GuerreroLately, it seems like digital media companies have seen better days. We’ve seen a big run of restructurings across the industry …

Media Industry

This House Can Be 3D-Printed For $4,000

New Story, a company that builds housing in the developing world, has a new invention: a massive 3D printer that will soon be able to extrude an entire four-room house in less than a day.<p>In rural El Salvador, a family living on $1.90 a day might live in a makeshift house with dirt floors, thin …

3D Printing

10 otherworldly places to travel to in 2018

We refer to a lot of things as “magical” these days, from mermaid toast to adaptogens and flower-strewn baths. It’s a term that’s equally as …

Travel

What is Layer3 TV and why is T-Mobile buying it?

T-Mobile’s big TV push starts here<p>T-Mobile announced it’s planning to launch its own streaming TV service next year, but it’s not going about the task alone. The company is acquiring Layer3 TV to help build the service, catapulting the relatively small cable company into the national …

T-Mobile

The future of media publishing is user experience, according to Seedtag

Adapting your business model to stay one step ahead of your competitors is an ongoing challenge for many publishers; audience, content, new industry …

How the NFL juggles the future of streaming, the decline of TV, and billions of dollars

The league wants to sell more football rights than ever. Is there an audience for it?<p>Back in October — in the midst of what ended up being one of the NFL’s worst stretches for TV ratings in years — CBS CEO Les Moonves sat puzzled onstage in front of an audience of tech and media executives in …

Televisions

Is machine learning the future of marketing?

What will the future of marketing hold? Will it be entirely automated by smart AIs that fully understand human nuance? Probably not. Will it be entirely manual and managed only by individual people without the aid of technology? Definitely not.<p>As we’ll discuss shortly, the top influencers in …

79 Airbnbs That Will Blow Your Mind (Not Your Budget)

There are holiday rentals, and then there are holiday rentals so unique, they’ll make you laugh and squeal with excitement. And, while Airbnb has …

‘Giving away your distribution is dangerous’: A Slack town hall with Chive Media Group’s Eric Spielman

Chive Media Group has grown up a lot in the decade since its founders, Leo and John Resig, launched the company. On Nov. 9, Eric Spielman, the chief …

15 Documentaries on Netflix That Will Make You A Better Person

As the holidays approach, your mind might begin to drift towards self-improvement. Many New Year’s resolutions are broken every year because people …

The incredible inventions of intuitive AI

What do you get when you give a design tool a digital nervous system? Computers that improve our ability to think and imagine, and robotic systems …

Inventions

A New Drug Has Been Found To 'Melt' Away The Fat In Our Arteries That Cause Heart Attacks

Sound too good to be true?<p>We all know that an unhealthy lifestyle and poor diet can start clogging up our coronary system, making us more vulnerable …

Diabetes

Universal Music Looks WITHIN for More VR Experiences

Universal Music Group is stepping up its virtual reality game with a new partnership with vr/ar tech startup WITHIN. The two companies will work …

Virtual Reality

90% of SVOD Viewing Is On the TV Set, Reports Nielsen. Only 20% of Viewing is Original Content

The reality of corporate tax rates in America: a data story.

I just coded my first AI algorithm, and oh boy, it felt good

I am no programmer, coder, or mathematician. I was required to take one computer-science class in college, and I barely passed—and that was over 20 years ago. Yet here I found myself, in my forties, sitting on my porch with my new best friends Python and Numpy, voluntarily trying to build my first …

Cord-Cutting Explodes: 22 Million U.S. Adults Will Have Canceled Cable, Satellite TV by End of 2017

Winter is here for cable and satellite TV operators.<p>American consumers are cancelling traditional pay-TV service at a much faster rate than …

Televisions

Wall Street Doesn't Know What to Make of Oddball Snapchat

Investors know what an internet company is supposed to be. It throws open its doors to the world. More people spending time on Google and Facebook …

Wall Street

The most important executives who work at Snapchat

Snapchat co-founders Bobby Murphy, left, and CEO Evan Spiegel rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange the day the company went public in March 2017.Richard Drew/AP<p>While CEO Evan Spiegel may be the ultimate decision-maker at Snap, he can't pull all the strings by himself.<p>Since he …

Advertising

Ross Levinsohn is named the new publisher and CEO of the L.A. Times as top editors are ousted

In a dramatic shake-up at the<p>Los Angeles Times, the Chicago-based parent company has installed new leadership and plans to invest more resources in the news organization to move it more quickly into the digital age.<p>Ross Levinsohn, 54, a veteran media executive who worked at Fox and served as …

The next media revolution will come from driverless cars

Driverless cars are here to stay, whether they are Elon Musk’s tenuously-funded Teslas or mainstream manufacturers’ more staid visions. As the …

Driverless Cars

Video Advertising in Social Media 2017: Showtime for Facebook, Snapchat and Twitter - eMarketer

17 charts are included in the full report:<p>Video Advertising in Social Media 2017: Showtime for Facebook, Snapchat and Twitter<p>US Digital Video Ad …

North America

You Can Take One of America's Most Breathtaking Train Rides for Only $97

You can travel from Seattle to Los Angeles all for less than $100.<p>If you’ve ever wanted to see the West Coast without the hassle of driving, then we …

Trains

Trump’s Phony Populism Rests on One Big Lie

The confusion of corporate liberty with individual liberty is the missing explanation for the president’s appeal to the white working class.<p>Most …

'Take On Me' app turns your home into an '80s music video

A-ha's classic video for "Take On Me" was the result of painstaking effort -- it took 16 weeks to rotoscope the frames, creating that signature blend between the real and hand-drawn worlds. Now, however, you only need an iPhone to recreate the look yourself. Trixi Studios has shown off an augmented …

Poll: Only 45% Of Republicans Think Trump Jr. Met With Russia. But Here's Why That Number Isn't Nuts.

This week, a stunning poll came out about Republicans and their supposed level of delusion regarding the Trump administration. The poll, courtesy of …