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YouTube and Amazon Instant Video now available on Nintendo's Wii U

Color's Plan C (Or Is It B.5?): Becoming Verizon's Live Mobile Video Partner

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Color, the famously overfunded social app shop, is still looking for its first big hit. But the company has found a way to get some help, with a deal with Verizon Wireless to pre-install Color on some of its Android smartphones. This will be an extension of Color’s current app,...
Color's Plan C (Or Is It B.5?): Becoming Verizon's Live Mobile Video Partner

Flutter adds the ability to play and pause video apps with hand gestures

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I’m a big fan of the Mac OS X app Flutter and have been using it to skip tracks in Spotify and iTunes since it launched. When I visited Y Combinator Demo Day, I tagged Bot Square, the company behind Flutter, as a team to keep an eye on. Bot...
Flutter adds the ability to play and pause video apps with hand gestures
Cypress debuts ad platform for Xbox Live video apps

Price Is Right, Pose, Change.org, Amex, hi5, more on this week’s top 20 emerging Facebook apps by MAU

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Games were popular on our list of emerging Facebook applications this week, led by The Price Is Right Slots. Other types of apps that made our list included mobile fashion app Pose, a few video apps, Change.org, RockMelt social browser, American Express’ app and more. The apps grew from...
Price Is Right, Pose, Change.org, Amex, hi5, more on this week’s top 20 emerging Facebook apps by MAU

Video: Chromebook Pixel running Chrome OS and Linux simultaneously

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My daily use of Google’s Chromebook Pixel is working out like a charm for what I do, nearly all of which is web-based. Yet, there are still times when a native app is better, or even required, to get the job done. My weekly podcast and videos are perfect examples, although...
Video: Chromebook Pixel running Chrome OS and Linux simultaneously

New Megaupload To Launch On Police Raid Anniversary

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With 50 million visitors per day at its peak, Megaupload was one of the largest websites on the Internet. This abruptly ended January this year when the U.S. Government took down the file-hosting service and had several key employees arrested including founder Kim Dotcom. Despite ongoing criminal proceedings Dotcom and...
New Megaupload To Launch On Police Raid Anniversary
Video apps seeing strong growth with Facebook Timeline

What Do We Need? Cheap Smartphones. When Do We Need Them? Now, Says Movile's Bloisi. (Video)

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Movile founder and CEO Fabricio Bloisi Rocha has some insights into the Latin American mobile market for y’all. “We can’t have the same approach that we have developed in services in California and sending them to the whole world — because the realities in countries like Brazil or Argentina are...
What Do We Need? Cheap Smartphones. When Do We Need Them? Now, Says Movile's Bloisi. (Video)

Kaltura nabs $25m from Mitsui, ORIX, Intel and more to grow its open source video platform globally

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Kaltura, the open source video platform that’s powering Wikipedia’s new HTML5 player, has announced a new $25 million funding round from new investors which include Mitsui & Co. Global Investment and ORIX Ventures, with participating from existing investors which include Nexus Venture Partners, Intel Capital, .406 Ventures and Avalon Ventures....
Kaltura nabs $25m from Mitsui, ORIX, Intel and more to grow its open source video platform globally

Yahoo, Scribd, Draw Something, Instagram, Pandora, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

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Yahoo’s news reader application topped our list of apps growing by monthly active users this week. The Washington Post’s Social Reader, as well as games, a few video apps, professional networking apps and others made up the list. Interestingly, the addition of Instagram for Android devices also pushed this...
Yahoo, Scribd, Draw Something, Instagram, Pandora, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

Socialcam, Zoosk, Viddy, Pinterest, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

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Our list of growing Facebook applications by monthly active users this week was again dominated by Open Graph video apps. In addition, there was dating app Zoosk, several games, and other popular apps such as Skype and Pinterest. Titles on our list gained the most MAU of any apps...
Socialcam, Zoosk, Viddy, Pinterest, more on this week’s top 20 growing Facebook apps by MAU

Mozilla: Look ma, no plug-in for video, apps

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The makers of Firefox team up with the 3D graphics gurus at OTOY to show off a new codec that can run high-end video and desktop apps in the browser. [Read more]...
Mozilla: Look ma, no plug-in for video, apps

Barnes & Noble bolstering Nook Video catalogue, bringing UltraViolet to the HD and HD+

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Barnes & Noble is seriously beefing up its Nook ecosystem by striking deals with studios and other providers to bring a ton of new video content to its HD and HD+ tablets. Debuting alongside the slates, expected to start shipping in the US this week, thousands of SD and...
Barnes & Noble bolstering Nook Video catalogue, bringing UltraViolet to the HD and HD+

Boxee Looks to Reinvent Itself with Cloud-Based DVR Box

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Boxee, the New York-based start-up that introduced the irregular-shaped Boxee Box for streaming Web video to TV sets, is betting with its new box that users are going to want to DVR a lot of basic TV. The company’s new device — simply called Boxee TV, not Boxee Box 2...
Boxee Looks to Reinvent Itself with Cloud-Based DVR Box

Ditching Zune for Xbox: a new look at Windows 8 media apps

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Windows 8 Release Preview Hands-on: Windows 8's SkyDrive Windows 8's built-in antivirus will put third-party products first Hands-on: News, Sports, and Travel go Metro in Windows 8 Release Preview Sync it up: Hands on with the preview of Windows 8's cloud sync service Internet Explorer 10: embedded Flash, Do...
Ditching Zune for Xbox: a new look at Windows 8 media apps
WebRTC is almost here, and it will change the web

To Capture New Users, Socialcam Redesigns Its Website And Introduces A Leaderboard

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Social mobile video startup Socialcam is rolling out a new web site today, which is designed to create more engagement for users that might not have the mobile app installed. The company has also introduced a leaderboard to help highlight users to celebrities, brands and top producers on the Socialcam...
To Capture New Users, Socialcam Redesigns Its Website And Introduces A Leaderboard
How social video apps leverage Facebook Open Graph to rapidly gain new users

Barnes & Noble unveils Nook Video Service to challenge Amazon Instant Video

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Barnes & Noble is finally getting in on the streaming-video action. On Tuesday, the bookseller announced a Nook video-on-demand service coming this fall with content from major TV and movie studios, including HBO, Sony, Warner Brothers, Viacom, and Disney. The Nook Video service will enable users to rent or...
Barnes & Noble unveils Nook Video Service to challenge Amazon Instant Video

Givit Aims to Be A Rare "Blue Lobster" Among Otherwise Commonplace Social Video Apps

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An estimated one in two million lobsters off the shores of America are blue. The odds of finding one are about as good as picking the “social video app” that’s going to be the next big thing among a sea of immitators. Stereotypes aren’t right 100 percent of the time,...
Givit Aims to Be A Rare "Blue Lobster" Among Otherwise Commonplace Social Video Apps

AOL On Network launches mobile video apps to lure advertisers across multiple platforms

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AOL is launching Android and iOS apps to help users find and watch video content on their smartphones, the company announced today during the Advertising Week in New York. The apps are operating under the company’s video umbrella, the AOL On Network, which launched in April 2012. One of the top ten...
AOL On Network launches mobile video apps to lure advertisers across multiple platforms

Netflix’s Reed Hastings Chastises Comcast Over Net Netrality And Its Shady Xfinity App

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In the latest battle in the war for living room domination, Netflix’s CEO Reed Hastings took to his public Facebook account and called out Comcast’s latest attack on Net Neutrality. As he explains Comcast’s just-launched Xbox 360 Xfinity app does not count against the provider’s ISP data caps. However, if...
Netflix’s Reed Hastings Chastises Comcast Over Net Netrality And Its Shady Xfinity App

The NewTeeVee Guide to Video Apps on the iPad http://om.bit.ly/bwNh7l from @newteevee tip @techmeme

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The NewTeeVee Guide to Video Apps on the iPad http://om.bit.ly/bwNh7l from @newteevee tip @techmeme

EC Wades In On Connected TV, Cross-Border Content Regulation In New Green Paper

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The European Commission believes that, alongside the rise of smartphones, tablets and other TV replacements, by 2016 connected TVs could be used in the majority of European homes — up from around 40.4 million today. Today it released a Green Paper to lay the groundwork for how it might cope...
EC Wades In On Connected TV, Cross-Border Content Regulation In New Green Paper

Social App Pheed Brings Streaming Pay-Per-View to Mobile

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There’s a reason social app Pheed has catered to the creative community in the six months since it launched. It’s an amalgam of sites like Instagram and video and audio sharing apps, where creatives can retain rights to their content and monetize it if they want. Think of it as...
Social App Pheed Brings Streaming Pay-Per-View to Mobile

How Social Video Could Kill YouTube

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Startups like SocialCam and Viddy, two of the fastest growing social networks for sharing video on smartphones, may be on a collision course with Google-owned YouTube. While initial indicators are far from conclusive, rumblings of a possible market tsunami are afoot. From January to March, people spent 10% less time...
How Social Video Could Kill YouTube

Here Are The Best iPhone And iPad Apps You Missed This Week (AAPL, GOOG, FB)

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Whether you want a new game or the latest and greatest blogging utility, you'll find it here. This week we're rounding up iOS, Android, and Facebook apps.Coffee Meets Bagel Coffee Meets Bagel is a neat Facebook app that allows you to connect with one potential love interest per day. Instead...
Here Are The Best iPhone And iPad Apps You Missed This Week (AAPL, GOOG, FB)

New Facebook guidelines require news and video apps to wait at least 10 seconds before publishing user activity

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Facebook has updated its Open Graph publishing guidelines to require social news and video apps to wait at least 10 seconds before posting “read” or “watch” actions to a user’s Timeline. This will prevent Open Graph applications from being able to publish stories on behalf of users immediately after they...
New Facebook guidelines require news and video apps to wait at least 10 seconds before publishing user activity
Onesheet On-The-Go: Music Service Now Lets Artists Connect With Fans Across Mobile Devices
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