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Briefly: Vine heading to Android, Amazon updates Kindle Android app

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Popular video app Vine will be headed to Android in the future. Co-founder of the Twitter-owned app Dom Hofmann confirmed to The Verge it will be ported, following its successful launch on iOS devices. The app, which allows users to create six-second video clips for sharing on social networks, is...
Briefly: Vine heading to Android, Amazon updates Kindle Android app

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

Snapchat Flaw Lets Some Users Save Video Clips

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Snapchat, a controversial app for sharing photos and now videos, has a problem: A developer has already found a flaw in its Android app which lets users save videos. Just like photos shared on Snapchat, videos are supposed to self-destruct after the receiver views them.  But that's not exactly the case with...
Snapchat Flaw Lets Some Users Save Video Clips

Clinch refreshes its social video-editing app to let you tap content posted on Twitter and Instagram

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We first reported on Clinch‘s social video editor when it hit the App Store back in September, a mobile app that helps its users create “enhanced video experiences”. In real terms, this means that Clinch combines videos, pictures and content from multiple sources, based on location and time, and can...
Clinch refreshes its social video-editing app to let you tap content posted on Twitter and Instagram

Searching For TV News Online

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Most news organizations provide video content on their sites, and aggregators like Google News also offer video clips for some stories. But there are also some excellent search tools that focus exclusively on broadcast television news, and they can often take you to “all the news that’s... Please visit Search...
Searching For TV News Online

Vine graces Amazon Appstore, gives Kindle Fire HD's front-facing cam a workout

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Sure, the Kindle Fire HD may only have a front-facing camera, but its solitary shooter is about to start flexing more than its video chat muscles. Vine has just arrived on Amazon's Appstore, and it's ready for owners to download and churn out as many six-second video clips as...
Vine graces Amazon Appstore, gives Kindle Fire HD's front-facing cam a workout

Color inks deal with Verizon, but the real story is the file format it’s working on

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For some, the company Color has been a cautionary tale to raising money in Silicon Valley. The company itself is hearing nothing of the sort and seems to be quite happy with the direction in which it’s going. After raising north of $41M and launching two unsuccessful iOS apps, it...
Color inks deal with Verizon, but the real story is the file format it’s working on

Video sharing service Vine reportedly to launch as standalone iOS app soon, play nice with Twitter

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Contrary to reports from earlier today that the video service Vine would be a built-in Twitter service, All Things D’s Peter Kafka is now stating that it will be a standalone app available in Apple’s App Store. The app, which was rumored but never confirmed to have been acquired by...
Video sharing service Vine reportedly to launch as standalone iOS app soon, play nice with Twitter

Sign o' the Times: Twitter gets a Vine copyright complaint from Prince's record label

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Twitter has been served a DMCA copyright complaint for content that was published using the Vine video platform it acquired and launched earlier this year. Twitter openly shares how many DMCA takedown notices it gets from copyright holders concerned with content shared on Twitter (or in this case, one of...
Sign o' the Times: Twitter gets a Vine copyright complaint from Prince's record label
Twitter teams up with Fox and ESPN to bring more video and ads to your timeline
Social video app Viddy hot on Facebook, adds 300k users in 1 day

Twitter Considered Its Own 'Twit.ly'-Like URL Shortener

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Read the rest of this story »See Also:Bit.ly Launches Bitly.tv To Track Popular Video ClipsURL Shortener Bit.ly Launches Pro Service To Deflect Google AttackBit.ly Offering Even Shorter 'J.mp' URLs...
Twitter Considered Its Own 'Twit.ly'-Like URL Shortener

Three things that Reddit did right during the Boston bombings and why that matters

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Although mainstream media outlets like CNN and the New York Post have come under plenty of fire for the way they handled information during the Boston bombings (Reuters even fired one of its social-media editors), much of the attention has focused on what Reddit got wrong — in part because...
Three things that Reddit did right during the Boston bombings and why that matters

Sony Cyber-shot WX80 packs WiFi, 10 fps shooting, 12,800 ISO in a $199 point-and-shoot (hands-on)

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There's no full-frame sensor or advanced mode dial here, but Sony has managed to line up a compelling set of features for its CES flagship point-and-shoot. At $199, the Cyber-shot WX80 offers a huge jump in performance with only a modest bump in price, making it by far Sony's...
Sony Cyber-shot WX80 packs WiFi, 10 fps shooting, 12,800 ISO in a $199 point-and-shoot (hands-on)

ESPN Could Be Coming To Your Apple TV Soon (AAPL, DIS)

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ESPN and Apple are holding talks about bringing the network's content to the Apple TV, Bloomberg reports. The app would give ESPN subscribers access to streaming web content. Bloomberg's report doesn't say what kind of content the app will run though. For example, ESPN's iPad app lets you stream the...
ESPN Could Be Coming To Your Apple TV Soon (AAPL, DIS)

Cinemacraft lands new funding, led by 500 Startups, to ramp up its Videogram content platform

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Cinemacraft has capped a very busy past month by announcing that it has closed a new round of seed funding, led by existing investor 500 Startups. “The bridge round funding will be used to deploy pilots with publishers in US and Japan, hiring,  and to iterate on the product,” founder...
Cinemacraft lands new funding, led by 500 Startups, to ramp up its Videogram content platform
Samsung Techwin and iWatchLife partner on home monitoring camera systems

GetGlue Expands From Toolbar to Popups

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GetGlue, the social network and recommendation engine, has launched some new features that it hopes will broaden the appeal of its service by adding popup content widgets to any page that contains a link to Wikipedia, the Internet Movie Database, Last.fm and dozens of other popular sites, with related...
GetGlue Expands From Toolbar to Popups

Step in the time machine as the Ars OpenForum talks retro gaming

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Remember Altered Beast? One advantage of playing video games in 2012 is that users can take their pick across genre, platform (hear our recent podcast on PCs versus consoles), solo games, MMOs, and more. With many decades of games behind them, players can now also select games based on era....
Step in the time machine as the Ars OpenForum talks retro gaming

ESPN delivers College Football companion app to iOS and Android just in time

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If you're a football fan, then we don't have to tell you that college football kicks off this Thursday. But perhaps you have yet to find the perfect app for your smart phone or tablet to keep you informed during the fifteen solid hours of football this Saturday. ESPN...
ESPN delivers College Football companion app to iOS and Android just in time
Magisto brings its 'magical' video editing to Android

A quick video primer on Forbes' Lewis DVorkin, next week's PandoMonthly guest

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The majority of PandoMonthly guests are one of two things: entrepreneurs or investors. So it may come as a surprise to see Forbes’ Chief Product Officer Lewis DVorkin on the slate for next week. What’s an executive of an old hoary financial magazine doing in the old PM hot seat?...
A quick video primer on Forbes' Lewis DVorkin, next week's PandoMonthly guest

Iran lifts Gmail ban #thecircuit

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Iran lifts Gmail ban: Iranian authorities have restored access to Gmail after a weeklong ban on the service, the Associated Press reported. The service was blocked in response to video clips on Google's YouTube site that showed parts of an offensive movie that sparked protests. The ban, the report...
Iran lifts Gmail ban #thecircuit

Can Twitter elevate the "second screen" with live video?

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In what would be an inevitable push for the company building toward a TV-centric future, Twitter is reportedly in talks to add live video to its platform through deals with Viacom and NBC, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. Such a move would make perfect sense considering Twitter’s current trajectory, as the company...
Can Twitter elevate the "second screen" with live video?
Keek snags $7M for social video service

From T-Pain To $6 Million In New Funding: Viddy Attempts To Become The “Instagram Of Video”

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People really like Instagram. Founder Kevin Systrom recently appeared in a Best Buy Super Bowl ad paying tribute to mobile innovators, a testament to how far its come with a team of six. (Over 15 million users-far.) While Instagram is awesome (just ask Alexia), they haven’t extended their platform to...
From T-Pain To $6 Million In New Funding: Viddy Attempts To Become The “Instagram Of Video”

Last Night's Real Winner Was Now This News, Which Narrated the Election on Twitter Using ASCII Art

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Now This News, the recently launched video news site created by ex-HuffPo founders Eric Hippeau and Ken Lerer, carved out a unique space for itself amid the overwhelming din of last night’s election. As the tweets poured by at an impossible rate, Now This News–formerly Planet Daily–stuck out with a...
Last Night's Real Winner Was Now This News, Which Narrated the Election on Twitter Using ASCII Art

YC alumni ReelSurfer rolls out new user profiles to help you "claim" your clips

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Have you ever found yourself frustrated with the fact that you can’t find clips of your favorite quote or sequence easily without having to scan through the entire video? What if there was a way where you could compile all the best scenes into one giant reel so you could...
YC alumni ReelSurfer rolls out new user profiles to help you "claim" your clips
MYSTERY: Instagram Founder Kevin Systrom Has Posted Only One Photo This Year (FB)

Microsoft claims a meaningless 88% win rate in its new 'Meet Your Match' Windows Phone challenge

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The days of ‘Smoked by Windows Phone’ are behind us, but Microsoft’s new challenge, ‘Meet Your Match,’ is in full swing. Today the company published a blog post claiming that, thus far, it has secured an 88% victory rate in the gambit. The challenge pits specific features of Windows Phone against those...
Microsoft claims a meaningless 88% win rate in its new 'Meet Your Match' Windows Phone challenge
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