2014-08-27 23:00:18

3 Reasons to Take Broadcast TV Shows to YoutubeHuffington Post (blog)Big network shows like Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show have seen huge lifts in viewership on Youtube. It makes perfect sense. There’s a limit and ceiling to the growth of Fallon’s audiece who will watch his show on TV. That means that there is also a limit … …read...

Police: Boynton officer who drew gun in YouTube video justifiedPalm Beach PostThe cell phone video (Warning: graphic language) that was posted to YouTube shows a police officer removing the driver of the car, throwing him on the ground and arresting him. Another officer then comes into frame with his gun drawn, telling the three … and more …read more Source::...

Apple’s new 15in 2014 Retina MacBook Pro review: find out why you should be…Macworld UKIn Macworld US’s lab tests they found that the 2014 15in Retina MacBook Pro/2.5GHz scored 280, while the 2013 Retina MacBook Pro/2.3GHz scored 282. The reason for this decline in performance may be a result of the changes described above. However … and more ...

Patton Oswalt: Quitting Social Media ‘Made Me Feel Younger’MediaitePatton Oswalt’s summer of (mostly) no social media has almost come to an end. Rather than using Facebook or Twitter to let the world know how it’s been going, the comedian decided to write an op-ed for Time magazine, in which he explains how weaning … and more …read...

Startups Vie to Become the Uber for Beauty ServicesFox BusinessA slew of young startups are looking to bring the salon to you, in essence becoming the Uber for beauty services like hairstyling and makeup application. Companies such as GLAMSQUAD, TheStylisted and Madison Reed provide on-demand beauty services, … and more …read more Source:: Startup...

Mobile Development Startups Think Big, Rake in Big RoundsXconomyThe gambit the most ambitious mobile development startups are making is two-fold: First, the future will be a multi-device world, in which consumers access cloud services from devices running iOS, Android, Windows, and other mobile OSes. Second, they … …read more Source:: Startup News...

Josh Shaw takes social media center stageLos Angeles TimesOn a night when the national social media conversation centered on the Emmy Awards, USC cornerback Josh Shaw trended as the top dramatic hero. The surge started Monday at 3:34 p.m., when USC’s Athletic Department tweeted: “USC senior CB Josh … and more …read more Source:: Social Media...

Android PoliceYouTube has videos. Google+ has videos. In fact, Google+ uses the YouTube backend and interface for its videos. So it makes sense that...

Business InsiderIt’s not for everyone. The vast majority of D1 college players never play professionally.” While it may seem like it’s...

BillboardAdRev has named Brian Felsen its new president, making the former chief executive of CD Baby the latest example of the migration of talent...

How to free up space on a packed hard driveMacworld (blog)Reader Donna Vincent has a lot of files and little remaining storage space. She writes: I’ve been a Mac user for a long time and am accustomed to having space for a lot of files. That’s changed now that my MacBook Air uses an SSD drive. I find that I’m … …read more Source::...

Mother of missing teen urges parents to keep track of social media usageWWMT-TVPolice say it’s possible the suspect may have solicited other teens online and right now they are tracking his social media footprint to see what else he could be involved in. State police say they were able to link him to Hannah online. “We did some … and more …read...

Why I stopped reading magazines with NewsstandMacworldI’m not the only one who finds the app-as-enclosing-folder model an impediment to reading; Macworld’s Jason Snell does, too. Sure, I could configure push notifications for each title, but I don’t: They’re unreliable, and when I have a dozen or more … …read more Source::...

Telegraph.co.ukManchester United lose to MK Dons and social media revels in their 4-0 humiliation in the Capital One Cup. Unsurprisingly thousands of...

WiredCan’t get enough of that animated GIF where Oprah unleashes a swarm of bees on her studio audience? Or the one where some guy gets hit in...

CBS NewsAlthough the sharing-friendly interface of Twitter or Facebook seems to foster open debate, appearances may be deceiving. A new survey suggests...

ZDNetGoogle has announced the creation of Campus Seoul, a space for startups to hold events and network within Asia. Bridgette Beam, Senior Partnership...

Threat to upload footage of public urination onto YouTubeMetroAnother sign shows a camera capturing the moment he empties his bladder and what appears to be a threat to upload the footage onto YouTube. No videos of this nature can be found on the website. Which is a good thing. Bravo to the team behind pee …Czech Republic Sign Warns Public Urination Goes On...

Hull Daily MailA BEST man from Hull is a YouTube hit after a video of his heartfelt wedding speech racked up more than 300,000 views. Joey Boyes, 27,...

Sydney Morning HeraldHedge funds and high-frequency traders are ahead of regulators in both speed and back-room capabilities for deep analysis of information...

TechCrunchThough Seoul’s startup ecosystem is growing, with accelerators like SparkLabs and KStartup, it’s startup scene is still very young....

Economic TimesBANGALORE: Vishal Sikka has started hunting for disruptive ideas as Infosys looks to put its $100 million fund to incubate startups to...

San Diego couple captures pregnancy and birth in YouTube videoCBS 8 San DiegoSAN DIEGO (CBS 8) – A pregnancy and birth video created by a San Diego couple is trending on YouTube. Lowell Niles and Rochelle Jean-Jacques took a photo every day during Rochelle’s pregnancy, and then put it all together. Lowell says they used to … and more …read...

University of Wollongong launches AU$10m startup seed fundZDNet“We know that the younger an enterprise is, the more support is required, and early stage or angel funding can often be a challenge for startups in regional areas,” said Colless. “This seed fund will give startups a great financial leg up, while the … …read more Source::...

Alibaba and the YouTube of China Want to Sell You Star-Lord’s JacketBloombergWhat could happen when China’s largest online-retail company and the country’s equivalent of YouTube team up? One possibility: an extreme form of product placement that encourages viewers to buy whatever their favorite movie star is wearing. Chinese … and more ...

Times of IndiaBANGALORE: Infosys has begun to engage with venture capitalists to identify startups to work with or to acquire. “There are a lot...

New York Times (blog)Yet, whereas my own insular environment seems “walled off,” it surprised me that these girls seek to invite in the hurtful...

Chipmaker Qualcomm may face EU antitrust probeCNBCQualcomm, the world’s No. 1 mobile chipmaker, may face a European antitrust investigation in relation to a four-year-old complaint by a subsidiary of rival Nvidia, three people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. An EU probe would come at an … and more …read more Source:: International...

BGRAs it turns out, so can social. The Arab Spring, which occurred between 2010 and 2012, relied heavily on social media to arrange complicated last-minute...

Exclusive: Steve Nakagawa talks about bridging Research Park and downtown …Orlando Business Journal (blog)… the one who brought him to the nonprofit’s board. Nakagawa said the way all different organizations — public, private, government and academia — came together to build the modeling and simulation industry can be replicated in the startup...

Apple TV now channeling Showtime, iTunes FestivalMacworldNaturally, just as we rounded up the complete list of Apple TV channels, Cupertino added a few more options to its set-top box on Tuesday. Alongside a new app for the premium Showtime network, the company also launched a channel for content from its … and more …read more Source:: Mac World News...

YouTube phenom visits NKUNKU The Northerner OnlineYouTube phenomenon Judson Laipply, known for the early YouTube favorite “Evolution of Dance,” made his Victorfest debut on Aug. 22 as part of his Evolution of Dance tour. At the height of its popularity, “Evolution of Dance” was the most viewed video … …read more Source:: YouTube News By Google...

Maynard Webb: Are Too Many Startups Overvalued?Wall Street Journal (blog)The fact is, in the early fundraising stages of a startup, we’re not talking about liquid assets, just “funny money.” There is no way to trade the asset and get a market validation for price—nor will there be for years—so any price negotiated is … …read more Source::...

Pinterest Helps Startups Get DiscoveredU.S. News & World ReportA single photo shared on the social media site Pinterest in 2012 generated 48,000 hits in one week for the website of startup print shop Artifact Uprising, building momentum for it to eventually grow from a Colorado basement office into a multi-million … …read more Source:: Startup...

Ozobot Pre-Orders Available Now on Ozobot.comRock Hill Herald (press release)The multi-award winning product was first unveiled at the International CES 2014 as the world’s smallest intelligent robot. Forbes Magazine noted that Ozobot “…takes the physical-electronic play space in a fresh direction.” Ozobot pre-orders are … and more …read...

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