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Google makes its move, uses Motorola to file patent lawsuit against Apple

Netflix rolls out new 'post-play experience' on web player, PS3 (video)

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If you've been marathoning a new favorite TV show on Netflix recently you may have noticed that on the PlayStation 3 (above) and browser-based (after the break, along with a quick demo video) players it's got a new tweak. At the end of each episode as the credits roll...
Netflix rolls out new 'post-play experience' on web player, PS3 (video)
Wii U Reportedly Hacked To Allow Users To Run Games From USB Devices

VLC for Android beta officially launches, now available to download on Google Play

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After years in development, the VideoLAN team have finally launched their popular VLC video player on Android, meaning that if you own one of the newer ARMv7-powered Android devices, you will be able to download the first beta of the app from Google Play today. Initially targeted at “power users and...
VLC for Android beta officially launches, now available to download on Google Play
Brightcove Introduces Native Video Players For iOS And Android, Will Discontinue HTML5-Based Hybrid Approach

Buddy Media arms marketers with more social tools

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Social marketing platform operator Buddy Media is rolling out a bunch of updates to its suite of tools that should give marketers more flexibility and resources in using social channels to reach consumers. The update includes a unified social data API, the ability to track conversions and campaigns across entire social...
Buddy Media arms marketers with more social tools

Poll: Would you enjoy a MicroSD Card slot in your iOS device?

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Apple is unlikely to ever do such a thing (among other things, it would kill its pricing matrix), but sometimes I wish my iPhone or iPad had a built-in MicroSD card slot for easy access to lots of cheap storage.  16GB cards routinely sell for $10 and new cards go...
Poll: Would you enjoy a MicroSD Card slot in your iOS device?

Sony says sayonara to MiniDisc, will sell its last players in March

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We were told back in September that Sony was halting production on its disc-loading music players, but devices have now reached the end of the production line, with the last MiniDisc players set be shipped out this March. The optical player managed to claw out a 20-year life for...
Sony says sayonara to MiniDisc, will sell its last players in March

ReadWriteWeb DeathWatch: Flash

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When the Web was still text links and tables, Adobe Flash brought us rollovers, interactive games and kitten videos. But a hard stand by Apple was the begining of the end for the groundbreaking technology, and guess what? We'll be OK without it. The Backstory The early years of...
ReadWriteWeb DeathWatch: Flash

iOS: Apple Unveils New Tricks for Background, Video & Audio Apps

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Apple is showing off its iOS 4 all week in San Francisco and this evening one session will demonstrate some new audio and video capabilities that developers can incorporate into their apps. Smart backgrounding and customization are the name of the game. Developer and former Apple employee Dan Burcaw will...
iOS: Apple Unveils New Tricks for Background, Video & Audio Apps
Epic Playground wants to be the Chartbeat for media analytics (exclusive)

Hulu Updates Video Player, Adds 10-Second Rewind And Easier-To-Use Settings

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Hulu released a new, chromeless video player on Saturday, in an effort to improve the viewing experience for users of its web site. The new player is designed to give viewers easier access to their settings, and has also added a 10-second rewind feature to enable viewers to quickly skip...
Hulu Updates Video Player, Adds 10-Second Rewind And Easier-To-Use Settings

Name Your Top Sites Using Flash [Qotd]

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Some people thought I was unfair to Flash, calling it an unnecessary piece of power-sucking crap that has no real use beyond online video and advertising. So here's the question: Apart from video, what are exactly your top Flash sites? Flash is not going to be used in Windows Phone...
Name Your Top Sites Using Flash [Qotd]
Now Google is the patent bad boy? ITC staff want to sue Android maker

Flash Comes to the iPad… At Least for Advertisers

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Although the iPad will not support Adobe Flash, thanks to the mobile advertising network Greystripe, advertisers can still serve their Flash-based ads on the new device.Greystripe is now announcing its iFlash Ad Units product, which will let advertisers deliver Flash content to the iPad. When we talk about what...
Flash Comes to the iPad… At Least for Advertisers

Next-Gen Video Format H.265 Is Approved, Paving The Way For High-Quality Video On Low-Bandwidth Networks

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The ITU has approved a new video format that could bring 4k video to future broadband networks, while also making streaming HD video available even on bandwidth-constrained mobile networks. The H.265 standard, also informally known as High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC), is designed to provide high-quality streaming video, even on...
Next-Gen Video Format H.265 Is Approved, Paving The Way For High-Quality Video On Low-Bandwidth Networks

Netgear launches NeoTV Prime next-generation video box with Google TV

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Netgear is one of those companies that likes to bring the wide open internet into your living room so you can watch any videos on your TV. That’s why it makes for a good partner with Google, which is invading the living room with its Google TV service. The...
Netgear launches NeoTV Prime next-generation video box with Google TV

Tremor Video Launches Platform For Building Ads That Work On Any Mobile Phone

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Until recently, mobile video ads have mostly been pretty boring. That’s because, frankly, they’re difficult to make and scale across all the different devices that brands, agencies and marketers want to serve them in. So instead, they serve up boring old display ads, or maybe pre-rolls, against mobile video. Ad...
Tremor Video Launches Platform For Building Ads That Work On Any Mobile Phone

NBC, Time Warner Tell Apple They're Sticking with Flash [Flash]

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It sounds like not everybody is ready to just throw Flash out the window because Steve Jobs told them to, as Time Warner and NBC have just told Apple they're happy to stick with it for their online video players. More »...
NBC, Time Warner Tell Apple They're Sticking with Flash [Flash]

Videolicious Relaunches Its App For Mobile Video Editing, Raises $1.4 Million From Amazon And Others

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Last year, we wrote about an app called Videolicious designed to quickly let users create videos without having any editing expertise. The startup has been refining its app since then, and just released a new version to improve automatic video creation. In addition to the release of the new app,...
Videolicious Relaunches Its App For Mobile Video Editing, Raises $1.4 Million From Amazon And Others

Samsung Galaxy S4: review roundup

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US reviewers have got their hands on Samsung's new flagship smartphone - is it better than the iPhone 5 or HTC One?Samsung's Galaxy S4 - its new flagship smartphone - is in the hands of reviewers in the US, who have given their verdict. Here's a roundup.AllThingsD/Wall Street Journal: "Galaxy...
Samsung Galaxy S4: review roundup
Time Warner Cable CEO: 'I'm not sure I know what Airplay is'

North Korean Study Confirms It: People Will Share, Whatever The Risks

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A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about how the ever-increasing storage capacity of portable hard drives made it unlikely that the sharing of music could ever be stopped. That was a somewhat theoretical piece based on general trends in technology; but here's some supporting data from a rather unusual...
North Korean Study Confirms It: People Will Share, Whatever The Risks
Mixin lets users insert comments into video and share with friends (exclusive)
Google's official app market found hosting malicious Android apps—again

VEVO partners with Virgin America for a specially produced in flight channel

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Music fans rejoice, getting on a flight no longer means missing seeing your favourite videos as VEVO has just buddied up with Virgin America. The partnership means that there will be a Virgin Produced Channel with VEVO music videos and original programming as part of the in-flight entertainment system from...
VEVO partners with Virgin America for a specially produced in flight channel
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Buddy Media becomes preferred ad partner for Group M, launches new features and API

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Social marketing software company Buddy Media announced Monday that its ad platform is now the preferred choice of major advertising media company GroupM. The news follows the launch of a number of new features for the platform, including a social data API released last week. GroupM, which serves as the parent...
Buddy Media becomes preferred ad partner for Group M, launches new features and API

Tech photos this week: Dethroning Apple

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(1/6) WALKMAN'S REVENGE. Apple (AAPL) rules the world of digital music and video players, but former king of the hill Sony (SNE) has a new Walkman line it hopes will flip the script.  NEXT>> (1/8) CLIPPING THE SHUFFLE. SanDisk (SNDK) is the number-two maker of digital audio players, and its...
Tech photos this week: Dethroning Apple
SublimeVideo Launches Horizon, A Customizable, Branded HTML5 Video Player For Mobile And Web
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