VIDEOS

  • Now, you can play Super Mario 64 right in your browser 12 hours 32 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Do you miss Ninetendo's iconic Super Mario and want to play it right now? The classic 1996 game is now available for download thanks to Unity developer Roystan Ross who has created the Super Mario 64 HD that features the original game's first level- Bob-Omb Battlefield. Except for the...
  • Vine now lets you create and upload high-definition 720p videos Yesterday

    New Delhi: Twitter's video-sharing app Vine has now announced to roll out support for high-definition videos. The company, in a blog post, clears that it has now bumped up the resolution of videos up from 480p to 720p."Vine has a new, beautiful high quality format. We've been working on technical...
  • Periscope vs Meerkat: Similar in nature, but still different 2 days ago

    New YOrk: Download Periscope, Twitter's just-launched live video-streaming app, and you'll find people broadcasting all sorts of mundane stuff: waiting for AT&T to fix their wiring, getting out of bed in Silicon Valley, looking outside their office window in Chicago. Watch the videos, and you might ask yourself, is this really...
  • Periscope: Twitter launches a new app that lets you stream live videos from your phone 2 days ago

    Bengaluru: Twitter launched a video streaming app called Periscope, just days after reports that it had blocked a rival app called Meerkat. Meerkat relies heavily on Twitter and has become hugely popular in the month since its launch. Twitter's announcement comes on the same day that Meerkat unveiled a list of investors...
  • Facebook rolls out 'embed video' feature for sharing videos onto other sites 3 days ago

    New Delhi: In what comes as a welcome addition, Facebook has introduced a feature to let users embed their videos onto other sites. Earlier the only way to share a video hosted on Facebook was to link to Facebook page or share it through the site itself. With the new...
  • Will you pay to watch video clips online? 5 days ago

    San Francisco: Would you pay to see some of the Internet's best video clips first? Vessel, a new service trying to change the way that short video pieces make money on the Internet and mobile devices, is betting on it. Instead of free-for-all distribution supported solely by advertising, Vessel will charge...
  • Verified users on Twitter will now be able to filter out trolls, spams, abusive tweets from timeline 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Verified users on Twitter will now be able to keep their timeline free of trolls and spam posts with the help of a new feature that is especially meant for the priviledged ones. The microblogging site has started rolling out a 'quality filter' to verified users who use the...
  • Twitter starts testing autoplay video feature in its iPhone, iPad app 5 days ago

    New Delhi: After Facebook, Twitter is now testing autoplay video feature on its iPhone and iPad apps. As a test run, some iOS users in the US who use the Twitter app on their devices will be able to notice videos playing automatically without even pressing the play button. Videos which...
  • Watch this amazing virtual reality video of Google-funded Magic Leap's 'Just another day in the office' 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Augemented reality startup, Magic Leap, has posted a video on YouTube showing off 'just another day in the office,' which bears the branding of Dr. Grordbort, a line of steampunk-esque guns, comics, and other products. It further shows the user interface of the game, complete with Google's apps....
  • OnePlus expected to launch a gaming device in April March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: After dropping a hint about its new product category at MWC 2015, OnePlus now comes up with a detailed post teasing the launch of its upcoming device under a new product category. "It's been a little over a year since OnePlus was founded, and while we launched with our...
  • Sony launches PlayStation Vue online TV service for $50 a month March 19, 2015

    New York: Sony Corp on Wednesday launched its PlayStation Vue Web video service in three cities, targeting customers looking for cheaper alternatives to cable with packages starting at $50. The Web and cloud-based television service, which allows users to access live TV and on-demand video, has been in test mode since...
  • Discovery Channel founder John Hendricks launches paid nonfiction video streaming service March 19, 2015

    New York: Discovery Channel founder John Hendricks on Wednesday launched a subscription streaming service for fans of science, technology and history, with the goal of dominating the nonfiction category in on-demand, online video. Hendricks said the ad-free service CuriosityStream fulfilled his long-held desire to deliver programming that people can watch whenever...
  • Meerkat CEO grateful to Twitter for helping jump-start the service March 17, 2015

    New York: Days after Twitter cut Meerkat - a new smartphone video live-streaming service - off from easily reaching the micro-blogging site's audience, the company said it was "grateful" to Twitter for helping jump-start the service. "We would not be sitting here if it wasn't for Twitter. We need to be...
  • Meerkat: This new app lets Twitter users stream live videos from their phones March 16, 2015

    San Francisco: Live streaming video from a smartphone may soon be known as "meerkatting" thanks to a new app that allows anyone with an iPhone to become a roving reporter. The free application called Meerkat has become a virtual overnight sensation since its low-key arrival on Apple's online App Store late...
  • Airtel, Orange join hands for video conferencing business March 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Telecom major Bharti Airtel's business-to-business service arm has partnered France-based Orange Business Services to allow their customers connect with each other for video conferencing facility. "Airtel Managed Video Conference customers will be able to collaborate with the Orange customers and vice-versa with an ease that is comparable to making...
  • Here's why 'Super Mario' runs from left to right March 15, 2015

    London: Ever wondered why 'Super Mario' runs from left to right? It may be due to a common visual bias! There may be a fundamental bias in the way people prefer to see moving items depicted in pictures, according to new research. An analysis of photos of people and objects in motion...
  • You can now upload your 360-degree videos to YouTube March 14, 2015

    New Delhi: YouTube has now started to support 360-degree video uploads. Users can watch the 360-degree videos on the YouTube app for Android, and by moving the phone or tablet around they will see all the different angles while the video plays. They can do the same on youtube.com or...
  • Twitter buys livestream app maker Periscope March 14, 2015

    San Francisco: Twitter said Friday it had purchased the maker of the video streaming app Periscope, amid what seems to be surging interest in live video sharing. "Excited to officially welcome @periscopeco to the Twitter team. Can't wait for everyone to see what they've built!" tweeted Twitter product vice president Kevin...
  • Supreme court pulls up Home Ministry for not acting promptly on rape videos March 13, 2015

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday took to task the union home ministry for doing just nothing for 20 days on a complaint about the posting of two rape videos on social messaging website WhatsApp that was brought to its notice on February 10. "Unless you pounce upon the criminal...
  • AAP is only harming itself, says MA Naqvi March 13, 2015

    The Bharatiya Janata Party hit out at the Aam Aadmi Party over the surfacing of videos alleging horse-trading by party leaders. BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said, "The AAP is only harming itself, their policies have backfired. There are no shortcuts in politics, AAP should realise that." ...
  • Sony plans US launch of its video-streaming service later this year: Report March 13, 2015

    New York: Sony Corp is planning the U.S. rollout of its long-anticipated video-streaming product later this year, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal on Wednesday. Sony Computer Entertainment President Andrew House said in an interview with the Journal that PlayStation Vue will launch within two weeks in New...
  • Man, boy in Islamic State killing video are French citizens: Official March 12, 2015

    Paris: A man and a boy featured in a chilling Islamic State propaganda video showing the killing of a Palestinian have been identified as French citizens, and investigators are looking into whether the man is related to an extremist who attacked a Jewish school in southern France in 2012, an...
  • Microsoft plans to create universal video games that can run on both Xbox One consoles and PCs March 5, 2015

    San Francisco: Microsoft is attempting to break down the walls surrounding console gaming. Phil Spencer, head of the company's video game division, detailed Microsoft's plan for game makers to create universal apps that can run on both Xbox One consoles and PCs with Windows 10, as well as smartphones, tablets and...
  • HBO to launch video streaming service with Apple, Google: Report March 5, 2015

    New York: HBO network is in talks with Apple, Google and some other companies to be its launch partner for the highly anticipated HBO Now video streaming service, according to two media reports. The service's retail price is expected to be $15 a month and will launch next month, timed to...
  • Huawei's smartwatch promotional videos pop online hours before MWC 2015 March 1, 2015

    New Delhi: Just hours before the Mobile World Congress 2015 kicks off, videos of Huawei's smartwatch have been spotted online that showcase the construction and usage of the luxurious digital watch. One video by Huawei device features the 'timeless design story' of the smartwatch, while another appears more like a commercial...
  • US officials identify 'Jihadi John' from ISIS beheading videos February 27, 2015

    According to CNN, US officials have identified the masked man who appeared repeatedly in brutal beheading videos from ISIS. The man who has been known as Jihadi John is 26-year-old Mohammed Em-Wazi, a Kuwaiti-born Londoner. Emwazi is believed to be from a well-to-do family and has a degree in computer...
  • Irrfan Khan's 'Jurassic World' character to feature in a new video game February 24, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Irrfan Khan's role in the upcoming fourth installment of the 'Jurassic Park' franchise will be a part of the first ever video game based on the film series. Irrfan plays Simon Masrani, CEO of the Masrani Corporation and the owner of Jurassic World in the movie, which has been...
  • New YouTube Kids app goes live in US; allows parental control for safer browsing by children February 24, 2015

    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...
  • 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...