Tag Archives: Video

Google+ social network unveiled

Google has finally taken the wraps off a long-rumoured project – the search engine’s social network to challenge Facebook, which was previously thought to be called Google Me. In fact it’s.. more
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Sony S1 and S2 tablets get teaser video

Sony has released a teaser video for its upcoming S1 and S2 tablets. The pair of Honeycomb slates, one large and one small, are displayed via a Rube Goldberg style machine,.. more
Posted in Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing, Tech News

Red Bee Media launches RedPlayer next-gen video platform

Red Bee Media – the company which manages more than 90% of on-demand video in the UK for the likes of the iPlayer – has launched a next-generation “media grade” video.. more
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Royal wedding YouTube streams less than expected

The wedding of William and Kate, now the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, was a widely watched event, there’s no doubting that. Content delivery network Akamai said that the wedding broke its live streaming record, surpassing 1.6 million concurrent live streams (set during last year’s.. more
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Vevo music video service goes live in the UK

Vevo, the online music video platform which was set up by two major record labels in the US, has now arrived this side of the Atlantic. You might have seen Universal and Sony’s online service on YouTube previously, but now Vevo has a proper presence.. more
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Google video doodle commemorates Charlie Chaplin’s 122nd

Google has literally gone doodle crazy this week, with its third doodle in four days. The previous two celebrated Yuri Gagarin and Richard Trevithick, with the former being an animated doodle which showed the Russian cosmonaut’s Vostock 1 rocket taking off. Today’s doodle commemorates Charlie.. more
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Mortal Kombat “King of the Hill” trailer released

Warner Bros and NetherRealm Studios have released a video which shows off one of their beat-’em-up reboot’s online modes of play. King of the Hill is a winner-stays-on multiplayer experience, where the spectators waiting their turn to fight get to do more than just go.. more
Posted in Gaming News: PC, Xbox, PS3 & Nintendo, Tech News

YouTube snaps up Green Parrot to improve video quality

Google intends to strengthen YouTube further with the purchase of an Irish outfit which specialises in improving the quality of video. Green Parrot Pictures was snapped up by the company for an undisclosed number of pieces of eight. The company announced on its website: “We’re.. more
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iPad 2 and iPhone 5 to get new dual-core processor?

It’s been quite a day for Apple rumours, and here’s another following hot on the heels of the talk about the iPad sequel’s display this morning. If you missed that story, it revolved around speculation that the iPad 2 will double up its resolution to.. more
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Skype acquires mobile video experts Qik

Skype has announced the acquisition of Qik, a provider of mobile video software and services. Qik was established in 2006 and offers flexible solutions for capturing and sharing video across mobile devices and the web. The Qik service allows video to be shared in real-time,.. more
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