Video Sharing

Amazon Echo Show regains YouTube access

YouTube is back and fuller than ever on the Amazon Echo Show, the Alexa-enabled speaker with a touchscreen.<p>Back in late September, Amazon alleged …

Technology

Self-claimed underage girls parade pregnancy online

Videos of Chinese girls claimed to be underage and pregnant could still be found on a video sharing platform even as the site said it reported …

News (China)

Facebook's Instagram Is Turning Into an E-Commerce Platform

Just in time for the holidays.<p>For the most part, <b>Facebook</b> (NASDAQ:FB) hasn't been very successful with its efforts over the years to bring e-commerce …

eCommerce

Google Photos eases video sharing on slow connections

With Google pre-loading Google Photos on a range ofAndroid devices, it's no wonder the app has racked up 500 million users. The search giant is already capitalizing on its success using AI-assisted tools that pester you to share more visuals. Now, it's hellbent on eradicating any mobile signal …

Technology (India)

Google Photos 3.6 speeds up video sharing by first uploading a low-res copy

Back in March, Google Photos sped up backups and sharing in low connectivity areas by first uploading lightweight previews of images. Google is now applying that same principle to videos by uploading a low-res copy that can be used for immediate sharing.<p>Version 3.6 of Google Photos for Android …

Google Photos

Google Photos 3.6 makes video sharing way faster

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Android News

Amazon Echo Show available in UK and Germany

Amazon surprised us this week with a quick announcement of five new Alexa devices. One other recently-introduced device took this chance to expand …

Technology

Adios Haters: You Can Now Control Who Comments on Your Instagram

Instagram has a new solution to halt abuse from online trolls: filter them out.<p>The photo and video sharing app rolled out a new feature Tuesday …

Social Media

Snapchat debuts Sponsored 3D World Lenses at Advertising Week New York

Snapchat’s chief strategy officer Imran Khan took to the Advertising Week New York stage today (September 28) to announce that brands can now sponsor …

Digital Marketing

Facebook's Instagram Continues to March Towards 1 Billion Users

The popular photo and video sharing service just hit 800 million monthly active users.<p>Five months after reaching 700 million monthly active users …

Stocks

Pornhub stats reveal Apple fans went nuts for the iPhone X

Apple fans sure love a decent piece of hardware – or so does Pornhub traffic stats suggest. So much so, it turns out a significant chunk of people were more excited to tune it to yesterday’s iPhone reveal event than to browse smut flicks.<p>The porn heavyweight reports it saw a massive drop in traffic …

Apple TV

Chinese Video Sharing Platform Stars Bypass China’s Fame Machine

At a mammoth exhibition space in Pudong, users of leading Chinese video-sharing platform Bilibili have stepped out of the virtual world to see their favorite online personalities in the flesh.<p>In one area, gamers are glued to their consoles in live competition. On the freestyle stage, fans can take …

Taiwan

Google Gives YouTube A New Look And More (Video)

Google has announced that it is giving its YouTube video sharing platform a new design. The new YouTube gets a cleaner look and also a new range of …

Google

LinkedIn rolls out native video sharing

LinkedIn is continuing to diversify its product portfolio with the introduction of native video, as the online professional network’s owner Microsoft …

Digital Marketing

YouTube roll out in-app video sharing and messaging to users worldwide

YouTube today is launching a new sharing feature in its mobile app, previously in testing with users in select markets. The feature allows YouTube users to send their friends videos and chat from within a new tab in the mobile app – effectively turning YouTube into a mobile messenger of sorts.<p>The …

Technology

YouTube’s video sharing and messaging feature is now rolling out globally on iOS

Earlier this year, YouTube launched a new private video sharing functionality for the service on mobile. After first launching in Canada and then expanding to the rest of North America, the Shared tab is now rolling out globally.<p>This Shared feature manifests as a fifth tab in the bottom bar of the …

Mobile

YouTube’s video sharing, messaging feature is now rolling out globally to Android and iOS

Earlier this year, YouTube launched a new private video sharing feature for the service on mobile. After first launching in Canada and then expanding to the rest of North America, the Shared tab is now rolling out globally around the world.<p>The Shared feature manifests as a fifth tab in the bottom …

Technology (India)

We can no longer ignore Dr. Google

In a world of cyberchondria and a web polluted with unlimited medical data, patients are searching their symptoms, diagnoses and treatment options …

Health Care

AI is more accurate in identifying and blocking extremist content

Google has said that its artificial intelligence (AI)-driven robots are more accurate than humans in identifying and blocking the extremist videos …

YouTube messaging arrives in-app to simplify video sharing

In its present form, sharing a YouTube video from the service’s mobile app requires the user to tap the ‘Share’ button, then choose a third-party app …

YouTube redirects wannabe jihadists

YouTube is giving aspiring suicide bombers and run-of-the-mill jihadists a big thumbs down.<p>The video sharing giant has launched an experimental …

Canadian News

LinkedIn video sharing could be a revelation

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Digital Media Briefing" subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>LinkedIn is set to roll out a function for natively uploading videos onto the social network via its mobile app, Marketing Land reports.<p>Users will soon be able to take …

Digital Media

You Are Using Facebook Video Wrong! How To Get The Most Out of Video Sharing on Facebook

Over the past two decades, we’ve witnessed the rise and fall of multiple online social networks. Nevertheless, unlike its predecessors, such as …

Social Media Marketing

Dragon Quest XI Will Support PS4 Pro; Gets Video Sharing Guidelines and Lots of New Info

Today Square Enix published an extensive FAQ on <i>Dragon Quest XI</i> on its official website, including relevant information on the game.<p>We get the …

PlayStation 4

Blockchain Video Platform To Launch 30 bln Token ICO At 3 Satoshis Each

A little-known Italian Blockchain video sharing platform Make It Viral (MIV) has announced an ICO where tokens will sell for three satoshis …

Bitcoin

YouTube at a Glance - exploring one of the biggest search engines!

YouTube at a Glance – exploring one of the biggest search engines!<p>In terms of video content, YouTube is the ultimate giant and one of the major …

New Media

Video of dog and owner hugging goes viral for melting social media's heart

A pup and his owner shared an intense hug during a boat ride and its melting hearts everywhere.<p>Jackson Blue is a 3-year-old Samoyed doggo; he’s a …

Father's Day

Vivendi’s Video Sharing Site Aims to Challenge Facebook and YouTube

Vivendi’s video-sharing website Dailymotion said on Tuesday it signed new partnerships with major U.S. music and media providers to stimulate its …

Universal Music Group

Google Announces New Plans to Remove Extremist Content on YouTube

Alphabet’s Google will implement more measures to identify and remove terrorist or violent extremist content on its video sharing platform YouTube, …

Google

How Social Titans Market To Win

Kantar Media recently released a report on how social networks are spending their marketing dollars, highlighting their varying approaches.

Advertising