Videos

  • A video game controller that can sense players' emotions 13-04-2014 01:48 PM

    Washington: Stanford engineers have developed what could be the next big thing in interactive gaming: video game controllers that measure the player's brain activity and change the gameplay to make it more exciting. The prototype controller was developed by Gregory Kovacs, a professor of electrical engineering at Stanford University, in...
  • Hundreds of Tetris fans play a giant version of the classic video game on the side of a 29-story building in Philadelphia 08-04-2014 09:56 AM

    Sam Robinson said it's been about 15 years since he last played the videogame Tetris on a Game Boy. On Saturday night, he played it on the side of a skyscraper. Robinson, 30, was among the hundreds of Tetris fans who had a little fun Saturday with a big version...
  • Amazon Fire TV review: A great device, but not fully ready 06-04-2014 11:03 AM

    New York: Amazon's new Fire TV streaming device shows a lot of potential in bringing together the best features from competing devices and adding voice search on top of that. But for now, it's largely promise: Many of the best features work with only a handful of video services, which...
  • Two-legged dog chasing a stick on his first trip to the beach is an Internet sensation 05-04-2014 10:35 AM

    A dog in Washington state has no rear legs, but he can balance enough to run on only his front legs, as millions of people have seen in a YouTube video. Duncan was born with deformed rear legs that were amputated to remove the dead weight. The 9-month-old boxer belongs...
  • Fire TV: Amazon launches Android-powered video streaming device at $99 02-04-2014 10:19 PM

    New York: Amazon.com Inc unveiled a video streaming device dubbed Fire TV that can pipe video directly to television and offers a more prominent showcase for the e-commerce giant's slate of original programming. It is priced at $99. The company says the Amazon Fire TV device has better speed, performance...
  • Yahoo in talks to buy online video service News Distribution Network for $300 million: Report 01-04-2014 11:02 AM

    San Francisco: Yahoo Inc is in preliminary talks to acquire online video service News Distribution Network for $300 million, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal on Monday. The deal could further Yahoo's efforts to bolster its online video programming and video advertising revenue, according to the report,...
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger defends violence in his film 'Sabotage'; says video games are worse 29-03-2014 12:41 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood action star Arnold Schwarzenegger has defended the level of violence in his new movie 'Sabotage', saying that video games are worse. In the film, the former politician plays a boss within the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), whose members meet an unpleasant end after they rob a...
  • 23 retro video games you can play in your browser and where to find them 28-03-2014 11:11 AM

    Duke Nukem 3D (1996), NBA Jam (1993), Prince of Persia (1989) and Mega Man X (1993) are among 23 retro video games you can play in your browser. ...
  • Shark gives Florida student 2-hour ride, stars in hit YouTube video 27-03-2014 12:30 PM

    A hammerhead shark dragged a college student in his kayak up the Atlantic coast for a two-hour 'South Florida sleigh ride' that the kayaker taped with a head-mounted camera and posted on YouTube. Adam Fisk, 22, posted a five-minute clip of his adventure titled "Lone Man Gets Towed for Miles...
  • Video of Rajkot BJP candidate walking on school children goes viral 24-03-2014 10:13 AM

    Ahmedabad: In a major embarrassment for the Gujarat Bharatiya Janata Party, a video showing the party's Rajkot candidate Mohan Kundariya walking over the backs of school children went viral on messaging application Whatsapp. The video was taken at a yoga camp organised by the Arya Samaj. Kundariya has defended himself...
  • What do you tell a stranger offering you cookies? 'Yes!' Video of mom struggling to teach toddler life lessons goes viral 18-03-2014 11:53 AM

    A mother is seen struggling to teach her daughter a valuable life lesson - do not accept food from strangers. Always say 'no' to strangers. But this little girl is partial to cookies and icecream. She keeps repeating 'what do you tell a stranger offering you cookies?' 'Yeah!' she replies,...
  • Hilarious footage on hidden cam: This dog isn't allowed on the bed. So of course it has a romp on the bed when the owners are away! 18-03-2014 09:11 AM

    This dog has been told in no uncertain terms that it is not allowed on the owners' bed. The owners go away after fitting a hidden camera to see what the dog does in their absence. The bed is forbidden area, so of course, like any child the dog just...
  • Wonder PL, a new video platform, wants to take on YouTube, Vimeo 18-03-2014 06:39 AM

    Wonder PL, a new video platform for lifestyle content that launched on March 13, is taking direct aim at YouTube and Vimeo while hoping to capitalise on the soaring popularity of online video. Backed by Universal Music Group, Qualcomm Ventures, former Apple executive Pascal Cagni and a personal investment by...
  • Had enough of the viral 'First Kiss' ad? This hilarious parody 'First Sniff' starring dogs is just as good! 14-03-2014 09:23 AM

    You've seen the viral 'First Kiss' video. A clothes line broke millions of hearts worldwide when it announced that the emotional video showing complete strangers kissing for the first time is a planned advertisement for its upcoming collection. Never mind. Here's something to help you cope with the sadness. Another...
  • Facebook rolls out video ads, will review video spots for creative quality 14-03-2014 06:46 AM

    San Francisco: Facebook will allow more marketers to run video advertisements on its website, provided the world's No.1 social network deem them to be of high-enough quality. Facebook and social media rivals like Twitter are increasingly trying to grab a slice of lucrative TV-marketing budgets as they try to sustain...
  • Modern School's viral bullying video: Once the shock wears off, let's take a good, hard look at how we are raising our kids 13-03-2014 05:17 PM

    New Delhi: If you are on WhatsApp, you would have by now been forwarded a disturbing video of a group of boys bullying a mate at what appeared to be a school's brick-lined playground. A short message usually precedes the video, now viral on WhatsApp, revealing the purported identities of...
  • 'Candy Crush' maker King Digital sees up to $7.6 billion IPO valuation 13-03-2014 07:10 AM

    King Digital Entertainment, maker of hit mobile phone game Candy Crush Saga, expects to be worth up to $7.6 billion when it goes public this month in the United States, amid concerns about its over reliance on the game. King will hope to benefit from its focus on the estimated...
  • Just ahead of elections, Ghaziabad authorities report shortage of video cameras 12-03-2014 06:34 PM

    The Ghaziabad district administration is facing a shortage of video cameras, said an officer on Wednesday. "To conduct peaceful elections we need about 200 video and still cameras but we possess only 80 cameras," said Richhpal Singh, ADM City." In the 2012 assembly elections, we hired cameras and paid at...
  • Saw that video of strangers kissing for the first time that we all loved and helped go viral? It's an ad for a clothing line 12-03-2014 02:31 PM

    Let this be a lesson. All that's viral probably has a hidden back story. Remember that video of 20 strangers kissing for the first time that we passionately loved and helped go viral? It's an advertisement for a clothing brand that scored nearly 20 million YouTube views in two days...
  • Seen the viral '20 strangers asked to kiss' video? Good. Now imagine 20 things that can go wrong if Indians are asked to kiss 12-03-2014 10:51 AM

    Film director Tatia Pllieva used a gamut of emotions - coy, curious, awkward, gauche and tentative - to create a passionate, three-minute montage on YouTube of 20 complete strangers kissing for the first time. Chances are that by now the video, that now has over 19 million views, has been...
  • 20 strangers were asked to kiss for the first time. This adorably awkward video will remind you of your own first kiss 11-03-2014 01:50 PM

    Remember what your first kiss felt like? Were you awkward, hesitant and over thinking it before you tentatively leaned in? Film director Tatia Pllieva used all of these emotions beautifully in a YouTube compilation that has taken the Internet by storm. Twenty complete strangers were asked to kiss one another...
  • Microsoft counts on shooter game Titanfall to boost Xbox One sales 11-03-2014 10:36 AM

    San Francisco: Microsoft Corp is betting on making sci-fi combat game "Titanfall" a hit big enough to boost sales of its Xbox One videogame device, helping it catch up in terms of sales with rival Sony Corp's PlayStation 4 console. Retailers are gearing up to get in on the buzz...
  • My boyfriend doesn't allow me to shoot with other men: Shakira 09-03-2014 11:16 AM

    London: Pop star Shakira has revealed that her partner Gerard Pique no longer allows her to film music videos with men. The 37-year-old 'She Wolf' singer said that the footballer's jealous nature has led to him banning male love interests from her shoots, reported Digital Spy. "He's very territorial. Since...
  • Watch: YouTube FanFest brings together viral stars on one stage 01-03-2014 10:39 PM

    YouTube FanFest with HP has brought together those who became stars on YouTube. The event, that took place on March 1 in Bandra in Mumbai, brings together YouTube stars like All India Bakchod (AIB), TheViralFever, Shraddha Sharma, Vsauce and many more. A treat for all you Internet fans indeed. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 01-03-2014 01:23 PM

    Coming up on the CJ show this week: Citizens use mobile phones to expose corruption in govt offices,Transgenders pick up the CJ mike to demand their voting rights, your pictures and much more. Watch the show on Saturday at 9:30 PM. ...
  • Watch: Adorable video of newborn who refuses to let go of its mom moments after birth 01-03-2014 10:57 AM

    An adorable video of a newborn baby who refused to let go of its mum soon after a caesarean section birth has gone viral. The baby is seen nuzzling the mother's face and bursting into protesting cries as a nurse tries to pull it away from the mother. The baby...
  • You've been peeling bananas wrong all your life. This is how monkeys do it and it will blow your mind! 01-03-2014 10:51 AM

    The old video was once a rage on the Internet. The number of views will bear testimony. It's still worth a watch. This is the correct way to peel a banana. Watch this and realize that you've been peeling bananas wrong all your life. The video demonstrates how monkeys peel...
  • Katy Perry removes Islamic symbol from 'Dark horse' video 28-02-2014 03:52 PM

    Los Angeles: Pop star Katy Perry has removed the Islamic symbol from her 'Dark horse' video following an online petition demanding video-sharing site YouTube remove it due to its blasphemous content. Shazad Iqbal, who started the petition after spotting a man wearing a necklace that read god (Allah) in Arabic...
  • Pure evil! Man films hilarious video of children slipping on ice, with running commentary 26-02-2014 12:01 PM

    This is pure evil. A man, presumably a dad waiting to pick up his kid from school, filmed students flailing their arms helplessly as they slipped and fell on ice, chuckling through the running commentary all the time. This six-minute clip will make you grin too. ...