Done cloning Snapchat, Facebook is now chasing Chinese short-form video sensation TikTok with the launch of its knock-off Lasso. Available now for iOS and Android, Lasso is Facebook’s answer to the zany mobile lipsyncing playground that’s gained ground with young users, both in China and in the West. The release confirms TechCrunch’s scoop from last month […]
Video shot by Sean Dacaney and edited by Evan Watkin. Click here for transcript. Earlier this week, we brought you our War Stories interview with Star Control & Star Control 2 creators Fred Ford and Paul Reiche III, wherein the two designers discussed issues that almost derailed the games during their development. But our talk […]
An anonymous reader shares a report: When most people think of 5G, they’re envisioning an ultra-fast, high-bandwidth connection that lets you download seasons of your favorite shows in minutes. But 5G’s possibilities go way beyond that, potentially reinventing how we watch video, and opening up a mess of privacy uncertainties. “Right now you make a […]
AT&T has begun beta testing a streaming device that seems to be something of its own Roku competitor, according to a statement made by John Donovan, CEO of AT&T Communications, during the company’s third quarter earnings call. The device, first scooped a year ago by Variety is an Android TV-based set-top box which integrates other streaming apps and […]
Up until now, if you saw a YouTube video you liked embedded in a website, you had to click through the video to YouTube's page in order to subscribe to that channel. Now, YouTube is making it a little easier for viewers to see the videos they want (a…
Hitman 2 just roped Sean Bean into being an assassination victim in a video game. Genius!
With image stabilization and cinematic slow-mo editing tools, this new 360-degree camera is a one-stop shooting machine.
Its innovative camera makes video chats look like they were filmed by a professional camera operator.
“The Surrey Space Center successfully used a net to capture a piece of artificial space junk in orbit for the first time in history on Sunday,” writes Slashdot reader dmoberhaus. “The video was just released Wednesday and is quite stunning.” “Not only does the net look cool as hell, it’s addressing a major problem for […]