felix baumgartner

felix baumgartner

What Eight Million Livestreams Really Means

allthingsd.com
That crazy leap that Felix Baumgartner made was astonishing. And if you’re interested in the future of Web video, YouTube’s ability to serve up eight million livestreams at the same time is a really big deal, too. As I noted yesterday, that number blows away YouTube’s previous peak of 500,000...
What Eight Million Livestreams Really Means

Felix Baumgartner and Red Bull Stratos preparing for next record breaking space jump attempt, watch right here (video)

www.engadget.com
Talk about building up the tension! Yep, our favorite Austrian daredevil is back out on the New Mexico desert, hoping the weather will hold, and he can finally fall into the record books. Don't forget, you can catch up on Felix Baumgartner's long journey to Roswell in our project...
Felix Baumgartner and Red Bull Stratos preparing for next record breaking space jump attempt, watch right here (video)
Here are the Crunchies finalists!

Felix Baumgartner jump: record 8m watch live on YouTube

www.guardian.co.uk
Video website attracts biggest audience for live stream to date - but more viewers watch Downton Abbey on TV in UKA world away from the traditional Sunday night viewing pleasures of Downton Abbey, supersonic skydiver Felix Baumgartner's 24-mile fall to earth was watched by a record audience of more than...
Felix Baumgartner jump: record 8m watch live on YouTube
Five ways to organically grow your YouTube audience

Baumgartner skydive bid aborted

www.bbc.co.uk
Austrian adventurer Felix Baumgartner is frustrated in his attempt to make the highest ever skydive....
Baumgartner skydive bid aborted

Can We Go Again? Baumgartner Safe on Earth After Highest Jump Ever.

allthingsd.com
Felix Baumgartner has done it. In a combination of crazy, genius and courage, the Austrian daredevil set a bunch of world records, including highest manned balloon flight, highest jump, and possibly the first human to break the sound barrier in freefall, though we’re still waiting on confirmation of that. One...
Can We Go Again? Baumgartner Safe on Earth After Highest Jump Ever.
The story behind Felix Baumgartner's supersonic jump

Relive the Stratos jump in breathtaking Lego form

news.cnet.com
A Felix Baumgartner Lego mini-fig takes a death-defying leap from a Lego Stratos capsule... and survives. [Read more]...
Relive the Stratos jump in breathtaking Lego form

Art Thompson, Red Bull Stratos' technical project director, talks circuit breakers, wind shear and biomedical data

www.engadget.com
While Felix Baumgartner landed safely on the ground just a matter of hours ago, the internet is still resonating with the sound of tweets, status updates and YouTube clicks, all thanks to what was one of the most spectacular human endeavors in recent history. The mission was simple, to...
Art Thompson, Red Bull Stratos' technical project director, talks circuit breakers, wind shear and biomedical data

Supersonic freefall helps Red Bull beat Google as king of social videos, while Apple misses top 10

thenextweb.com
Energy drink maker Red Bull has the best social video strategy, a new report from Goviral claims, followed by Google in second place and Samsung in fifth. Apple just missed the top ten, coming in at 11th, while Microsoft placed 37th. Goviral’s report tracked the top 100 brands across YouTube,...
Supersonic freefall helps Red Bull beat Google as king of social videos, while Apple misses top 10

Google Zeitgeist 2012: Top Searches Of The Year [Video]

readwrite.com
Gangnam Style, the presidential election of 2012, Hurricane Sandy and Felix Baumgartner's supersonic freefall; these are just a few of Google's top searches featured in their Zeitgeist 2012: Year in Review video uploaded today.  Besides historic events, scientific discoveries, celebrity deaths and the top trending videos, the 2:46 digital capsule is also a...
Google Zeitgeist 2012: Top Searches Of The Year [Video]

The Newsreel of Joseph Kittinger's 19.5-Mile Jump From Space

www.theatlantic.com
In 1960, Joseph Kittinger's daring leap from 102,800 feet above Earth setting records that remained unbroken for decades. Skydiver Felix Baumgartner plans to break it on October 9, 2012, live streaming the event from a Red Bull-sponsored site. With just a fraction of the technology at Baumgartner's disposal, however, Kittinger's...
The Newsreel of Joseph Kittinger's 19.5-Mile Jump From Space

Elon Musk's SpaceX Dragon to make its third trip to the International Space Station on March 1

thenextweb.com
NASA has announced that SpaceX’s Dragon capsule is set to make its third trip to the International Space Station. The US space agency has announced that it is targeting March 1, 2013 for its launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Space has certainly been in the news...
Elon Musk's SpaceX Dragon to make its third trip to the International Space Station on March 1

Gangnam Style, Barack vs Mitt among YouTube top 2012 videos

news.cnet.com
The top trending videos of the year took us around the world with Gangnam style and a rap of Barack vs Mitt and up into space with Felix Baumgartner's supersonic freefall. [Read more]...
Gangnam Style, Barack vs Mitt among YouTube top 2012 videos

Baumgartner's supersonic freefall: Faster than you thought

news.cnet.com
Red Bull Stratos releases the final data from Felix Baumgartner's breathtaking skydive last October. Seems he got to Mach 1.25, not the woeful Mach 1.24 of the previous estimate. [Read more]...
Baumgartner's supersonic freefall: Faster than you thought

Friday Fifteen -- October 12, 2012

pandodaily.com
Welcome to the Friday Fifteen: 15 GIFs, images, videos, and links that tell the story of the week that was. This week, Gawker and Reddit went toe-to-toe and Twitter flipped out over another debate. 1.  The Great Internet War of 2012 Gawker’s Adrian Chen has been at odds with Reddit...
Friday Fifteen -- October 12, 2012

If you were offline over the weekend, here's what you missed

thenextweb.com
If you took your attention away from the tech world over the weekend, here’s a chance to catch up on stories and features from The Next Web and beyond. The news Obama and Romney talk technology policy in letters to the NY Tech Meetup. Browsing Wikipedia is now completely free...
If you were offline over the weekend, here's what you missed
An In-Depth Look At The Most Impressive People of 2012
An Easter Egg Guide To YouTube Rewind Style 2012 [Video]

2012: The year in viral videos

www.guardian.co.uk
Some of the most popular videos of the year, including Nick Clegg's musical apology; Prince Charles's weatherman audition; and Felix Baumgartner's jump into historyRichard Sprenger...
2012: The year in viral videos

Man skydives from 13 miles above Earth, isn't satisfied (video)

www.engadget.com
Your worst nightmares? Felix Baumgartner's breakfast. Determined to cement his legacy in the Pantheon of Daredevilry, the famed skydiver successfully leapt from an altitude of more than 70,000 feet last week -- and that was just a trial. It's all part of Baumgartner's attempt to complete a record-breaking 120,000...
Man skydives from 13 miles above Earth, isn't satisfied (video)

PSY goes out on top as Google posts YouTube Rewind 2012 top trending videos

thenextweb.com
Google has released its YouTube Rewind retrospective for 2012, and, as you’d expect, PSY has taken the top spot with his über-viral Gangnam Style. To go out with a bang, the company invited popular YouTubers to join in on a “YouTube Style” video that recreates some of the most-watched moments...
PSY goes out on top as Google posts YouTube Rewind 2012 top trending videos
The best tech writing of the week, October 21

Australian firefighters test data-transmitting pills to monitor biometrics during work

www.engadget.com
A new swallowable pill has been trialled with 50 firefighters in Australia, aimed at monitoring body temperatures and other vital readings when working under extreme conditions. Using Equivital's EQ02 LifeMonitor capsule, the pill transmits metrics to a device housed on the chest. This then sends data on skin temperature,...
Australian firefighters test data-transmitting pills to monitor biometrics during work

Felix Baumgartner Discusses His Supersonic Freefall From Space

thenextweb.com
Remember Felix Baumgartner – that chap who jumped from space and broke the speed of sound with nothing but gravity at his disposal? Just in case you were asleep at the time, here’s another quick peek at what he did: Indeed, on October 14, 2012, Baumgartner flew 39km into the...
Felix Baumgartner Discusses His Supersonic Freefall From Space
SpaceX docks with the ISS, while Curiosity discovers a broken piece of itself on Mars

No supersonic skydive for Baumgartner tomorrow

news.cnet.com
The wait will drag on for daredevil Felix Baumgartner, as his attempt at a breathtaking, record-setting freefall continues to be bedeviled by the weather. [Read more]...
No supersonic skydive for Baumgartner tomorrow

Red Bull Stratos skydive breaks web-streaming record

www.electronista.com
Google has broken a record for streaming a live event. A 120,000-foot parachute jump by Felix Baumgartner on the Red Bull Stratos project saw over 8 million simultaneous live streams running through YouTube, alongside live television coverage of the balloon's launch, the skydive, and the landing.......
Red Bull Stratos skydive breaks web-streaming record

G-Form drops an iPod touch in a case from 100,000 feet, rivals Felix's antics (video)

www.engadget.com
Just because Felix Baumgartner set records by jumping from 128,000 feet doesn't mean he has a lock on stratospheric freefall stunts: see G-Form's latest video (after the break) as proof. In keeping with a tradition of launching a case line and then subjecting it to abuse on camera, the...
G-Form drops an iPod touch in a case from 100,000 feet, rivals Felix's antics (video)
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?