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  • YouTube for Android updated with video-trimming feature 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Google has announced a new video-trimming feature and inline video previews for the YouTube app for Android.Users can now select the exact frame where the video starts and ends, giving them precise control of their trims.There is now an inline video preview before the video is uploaded. "And...
  • New YouTube Kids app goes live in US; allows parental control for safer browsing by children 1 week ago

    New Delhi: YouTube has officially rolled out its YouTube Kids app in the US that makes web browsing easier and safer for the little ones. The first ever Google product for the young has a simpler design with larger images and bold icons that makes it easier for even 4-year-olds to...
  • YouTube videos showing liquor consumption considered funny, attractive: Study February 23, 2015

    Washington: In the YouTube universe, consuming alcohol is funny, drinkers are attractive and consequences minimal, a new study has found. The study of the content of leading YouTube videos involving alcohol intoxication has found the videos commonly juxtaposed intoxication with humour and attractiveness while infrequently depicting negative clinical outcomes. Brian A...
  • Samsung's new teaser video hints at a borderless, metallic 'Next Galaxy' S6 smartphone February 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung's latest video for its 'Next Galaxy' gives us a sneak preview of what seems like a sans-border smartphone in metal to be unveiled at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015 event in Barcelona starting March 2. The next flagship model in its Galaxy range is already speculated to...
  • YouTube Kids for children to be launched on February 23; will come with parental controls, big icons, minimal scrolling February 20, 2015

    Bengaluru: YouTube is releasing a new app for children next week, called YouTube Kids, which will run on smartphones and tablets and focus on kid-appropriate content. The free app from Google's online video service will be available for download from February 23 and will feature kid-friendly design, with big icons and...
  • YouTube to launch paid music service in a few months; will be completely ads-free February 19, 2015

    Bengaluru: Google's YouTube is set to launch its long-awaited paid monthly subscription service called YouTube Music Key in a few months, said Robert Kyncl, the online video service's head of content and business operations, at the Code/Media conference. The beta version of the service is currently being tested and is available...
  • Budget interviews to be streamed live on social media February 17, 2015

    New Delhi: With Prime Minister Narendra Modi's emphasis on utilising social media to reach out to people, the first interviews of the Finance Minister and Railway Minister, after they present their respective budgets, will be streamed live on 'YouTube' while questions will be invited from the people through 'Twitter'. The Information...
  • LG-Samsung washing machine spat: LG releases video showing its executive 'merely testing its rival's products' February 17, 2015

    Seoul: LG Electronics, whose appliance chief has been indicted on a charge of purposely damaging Samsung washing machines, issued a video clip that it says shows the executive was merely testing its rival's products in plain view at a store in Germany. The video from the incident last September was released...
  • AIB's Bollywood roast row: Do Indians lack a funny bone? February 4, 2015

    After a lot of outrage and controversy comedy group AIB had to take down the video of their roast show 'Knockout' from YouTube on Tuesday. The video was well received by people all over the country, but soon came under the hammer of criticism owing to the fact that...
  • Why an uproar over AIB roast? February 4, 2015

    After a lot of outrage and controversy comedy group AIB had to take down the video of their roast show 'Knockout' from YouTube on Tuesday. The video was well received by people all over the country, but soon came under the hammer of criticism owing to the fact that...
  • Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit slams AIB Knockout, expresses displeasure February 4, 2015

    Filmmaker and activist Ashoke Pandit has triggered a controversy after he posted a tweet slamming the AIB Knockout YouTube video featuring film producer Karan Johar and many others from the industry. The state government has now said that it will check if the organisers had the necessary clearances. ...
  • Amidst controversies, 'AIB Knockout' video removed from YouTube February 4, 2015

    After a lot of outrage and controversy comedy group AIB had to take down the video of their roast show 'Knockout' from YouTube, on the 3rd of February. The video was well received by people all over the country, but soon came under the hammer of criticism owing to...
  • Large amount of videos on YouTube makes it tough to identify all terror related content: Google January 29, 2015

    Brussels: Internet giant Google has said that the sheer volume of video on its YouTube website makes it tough to catch all terror related content, complicating the struggle to halt the spread of terrorist propaganda and hostage footage. Google Public Policy Manager Verity Harding said that about 300 hours of video...
  • Classy vs Creepy: How to ask out a Delhi girl January 19, 2015

    What was once believed to be rocket science combined with esoteric mystical knowledge has now been revealed. Straight from the horse's mouth, here, are tips on how to approach a Delhi girl when you want to ask her out.Remember guys, Be intelligent, classy, polite and funny, don't call anyone 'maal',...
  • Super Dad: The man who can put his pants on without using hands, while holding a baby! January 16, 2015

    The internet is full of awesome people who are endowed with seemingly useless superpowers that become the source of our entertainment. In the wild land of YouTube, we came across one such man, who manages to win my slow claps and an honorary title of SUPERDAD! Behold, ladies and gentlemen,...
  • Twitter, YouTube accounts of US military allegedly hacked by Islamic State backers January 13, 2015

    Washington: The Twitter and YouTube accounts for the US military command that oversees operations in the Middle East were hacked on Monday by people claiming to be sympathetic toward the Islamic State militant group being targeted in American bombing raids. "American soldiers, we are coming, watch your back, ISIS," the hackers...
  • Robots learn how to cook by watching videos on YouTube January 5, 2015

    Washington: Researchers have found a way to allow robots to learn how to cook by watching videos on YouTube. The researchers from NICTA, Australia's Information and Communications Technology Research Centre of Excellence, and the University of Maryland developed a way for teaching robots how to properly use tools by having them...
  • Twitter's upcoming video service will run videos of up to 10 minutes January 4, 2015

    Washington: Twitter has revealed more features about its native video service as part of its bigger strategy to position itself as a media platform. The Twitter Video Player will host videos of up to 10 minutes with no limit on file size, initially supporting MP4 and mov files, Techcrunch reported. There will...
  • 'Make in India' Facebook page adds one member every 3 seconds January 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' campaign adds a new member every three seconds on its Facebook page and has become the most sought after government initiative ever on any digital media platform. Make in India has seen an overwhelming response on its digital platforms like Facebook...
  • Kamal Haasan: 'Uttama Villain' trailer to be out soon; currently working on sound mixing December 30, 2014

    Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan has revealed that the trailer of his upcoming Tamil film 'Uttama Villain' is ready and will be unveiled soon. In a video released on Youtube channel, Haasan said the sound mixing work of the film is currently underway in Los Angeles. "The trailer is ready and should be...
  • Watch: Kanan Gill and Biswa Kalyan on IBNLive December 27, 2014

    Kanan Gill and Biswa Kalyan talks about how did they started with a YouTube channel.Their pretentious movie reviews are a huge hit on YouTube. For more, watch this video. ...
  • 'The Interview' released on digital platforms; here's where you can watch the movie online December 25, 2014

    You don't need to leave your house to watch "The Interview." Sony Pictures released the comedy on digital platforms. The online release comes a day after the studio reversed its previous decision not to show the movie after hackers stole internal documents and emails from Sony. The US said North...
  • Sony puts 'The Interview' on YouTube, other digital platforms December 25, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'The Interview', the provocative comedy that triggered a devastating cyberattack on Sony Pictures, went straight to US consumers on Wednesday in an unprecedented online debut after hacker threats prevented its wide release on Christmas day. The film was available for rental on Google Inc's YouTube site as of early...
  • Youtube now lets Indian users watch videos offline December 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Video sharing website Youtube launched an offline viewing service to help users download videos they can watch later, to overcome handicaps posed by low bandwidth and high costs of data plans. Under the service, which went live in India, Indonesia and the Philippines on Thursday, a user can click on...
  • Snapshot: Prince William, wife Kate Middleton meet Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z at NBA game December 9, 2014

    New York: Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton met star couple Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z here. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were here Monday for the Cleveland Cavaliers game against the Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center. Beyonce and Jay Z were seated just across the way, reports eonline.com. Prince...
  • Google to introduce child-friendly versions of search, YouTube, Chrome: Report December 4, 2014

    Bangalore: Google plans to roll out child-friendly versions of its most popular products in a bid to be "fun and safe for children", USA Today reported, quoting Pavni Diwanji, the company's vice president of engineering. The company will likely create specific versions of its search, YouTube and Chrome products for children...
  • DD anchor's 'Governor of India' video from IFFI Goa goes viral on social media; Prasar Bharti asks officials to look into it November 29, 2014

    New Delhi: After a clip featuring portions of a "clueless" live presentation by a Doordarshan anchor on the inauguration day of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) went viral on social media, Prasar Bharati has deputed a senior officer to look into the matter. The Doordarshan anchor is also seen introducing...
  • Watch: After Mumbai, a woman walks silently around Delhi for 10 hours. The infamous stereotypical Delhi men are all you'll see in the video November 24, 2014

    Delhi doesn't have the best image when it comes to women's safety. After the two viral videos of women walking around Mumbai, here comes the Delhi version. There have been attempts to prove the average Delhi man is much better than the negative image that is perceived about them.This video...
  • Watch: This guy has created a Guinness World Record for the tightest parallel parking ever. Don't you wish you had this skill? November 23, 2014

    This is one skill you wish you really had. Chinese wheelman Han Yue has broken an impossible world record of the tightest parallel parking ever. As a part of the China Drift Championship at Chongqing Olympic Park, Han slid his MINI 3 Door Hatch perfectly into a gap!Not content with...
  • Watch: Swipe right for the hilarious 'Jatinder' - the 'desi' Tinder that tells you the caste, marks and education of your prospective partners! November 23, 2014

    Tinder may be a dating app for users in the west, but we all have that one friend who is constantly looking for a perfect match to show their parents through the app. Here's an app you should recommend to everyone looking for a prospective bride/groom on Tinder -...