Slashdot Items Tagged "media"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday May 23, 2018 @04:44PM Comcast Confirms Plan To Buy 21st Century Fox and Control of Hulu
Thursday May 17, 2018 @03:41AM YouTube Unveils New Streaming Service 'YouTube Music,' Rebrands YouTube Red
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @07:38PM Tesla Model X Breaks Electric Towing Record By Pulling Boeing 787
Friday May 11, 2018 @04:23PM YouTube Rolls Out New Tools To Help You Stop Watching
Sunday May 06, 2018 @01:41PM Google News To Be Revamped, Incorporate YouTube Videos and Magazines
Sunday May 06, 2018 @01:22PM New Hacking Tool Lets Users Access a Bunch of DVRs and Their Video Feeds
Friday May 04, 2018 @01:56PM YouTube Gets 1.8 Billion Logged-in Viewers Monthly
Thursday May 03, 2018 @06:45PM Google Says Chrome Blocks 'About Half' of Unwanted Autoplays
Monday April 30, 2018 @04:56PM Chinese Government Admits Collection of Deleted WeChat Messages
Monday April 23, 2018 @07:00PM YouTube Says Computers Helped It Pull Down Millions of Objectionable Videos Last Quarter
Sunday April 22, 2018 @01:23AM SmugMug Buys Flickr, Vows To Revitalize the Photo Service
Friday April 13, 2018 @07:32PM YouTube Is Littered With Mass-Produced Videos Made By Automated Bots
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @09:55AM AV1 Beats x264 and Libvpx-Vp9 in Practical Use Case
Sunday April 08, 2018 @07:44PM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Stream/Capture Video?
Friday April 06, 2018 @06:37PM Twitter Bans 270,000 Accounts For 'Promoting Terrorism'
Thursday April 05, 2018 @07:07PM The FCC Is Refusing To Release Emails About Ajit Pai's 'Harlem Shake' Video
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @05:17PM Facebook Blames a 'Bug' For Not Deleting Your Seemingly Deleted Videos
Monday April 02, 2018 @11:43AM EU's Long-Promised Digital Media Portability Rules Go Into Effect
Thursday March 29, 2018 @06:59PM Facebook Begins 'Fact-Checking' Photos, Videos
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @05:00PM VR Researchers Manipulate Human Visual System To Create An Infinite Corridor In a Fixed Space
Wednesday March 28, 2018 @12:10PM An Open Source, Royalty-Free AV1 Codec Has Been Released
Friday March 23, 2018 @12:09PM China Regulator Bans TV Parodies Amid Content Crackdown
Thursday March 22, 2018 @06:11PM KeepVid Site No Longer Allows Users To 'Keep' Videos
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @07:30PM Police Release First Video From Inside the Uber Self-Driving Car That Killed a Pedestrian
Wednesday March 21, 2018 @06:23PM YouTube Bans Firearms Demo Videos, Entering the Gun Control Debate
Thursday March 15, 2018 @07:05PM EU Wants To Require Platforms To Filter Uploaded Content (Including Code)
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @07:34PM YouTube Will Add Information From Wikipedia To Videos About Conspiracies
Thursday March 08, 2018 @03:56PM Scientists Prove That Truth is No Match For Fiction on Twitter
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @10:18PM A Short Documentary About 81-Year-Old Commodore Amiga Artist, Programmer Samia Halaby
Tuesday February 27, 2018 @08:54PM China Censors Social Media Responses To Proposal To Abolish Presidential Terms
Monday February 26, 2018 @05:30PM HBO's Fahrenheit 451 Trailer Teases Dystopian World Filled With Burning 'Chaos'
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @11:24AM Lawmakers Worry About Rise of Fake Video Technology
Thursday February 15, 2018 @07:42PM FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Is Under Investigation Over $3.9 Billion Media Deal
Saturday February 10, 2018 @07:56PM Is Social Media Causing Childhood Depression?
Friday February 09, 2018 @09:04PM YouTube Will Remove Ads, Downgrade Discoverability of Channels Posting Offensive Videos
Friday February 09, 2018 @02:45PM Viacom To Launch Its Own Streaming Service this Year
Friday February 09, 2018 @02:05PM Twitch To Ban Users For 'Hate' on Other Platforms
Friday February 09, 2018 @11:18AM VLC 3.0 Adds Chromecast Support and More as the Best Free Media Player Gets Even Better
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @06:21PM US Suicides Spiked 10 Percent After Robin Williams's Death, Study Finds
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @06:02PM Study: US Suicides Spiked After Robin Williams's Death
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @04:02PM Now Google Might Make a Game Console and Game-Streaming Service
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @09:12PM Pornhub Is Banning AI-Generated 'Deepfakes' Porn Videos
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @05:17PM Facebook is Talking About Expanding Its TV-like Service, Watch, Into a Rival To YouTube
Saturday February 03, 2018 @08:10PM Are Music CDs Dying? Best Buy Stops Selling CDs
Friday February 02, 2018 @03:49PM YouTube Will Put Disclaimers On State-Funded Broadcasts To Fight Propaganda
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @12:19AM MPEG Founder Says the MPEG Business Model Is Broken
Thursday January 25, 2018 @07:59PM Burger King Makes the Case For Net Neutrality
Thursday January 25, 2018 @07:45PM China Is Quickly Switching From Pirating To Streaming
Monday January 22, 2018 @07:44PM Netflix Is Now Worth More Than $100 Billion
Monday January 22, 2018 @07:36PM Google Just Broke Amazon's Workaround For YouTube On Fire TV
Monday January 22, 2018 @06:42PM Facebook Announces That It Has Invented a New Unit of Time
Monday January 22, 2018 @08:23AM Facebook VP Says Company Won't Use Experts To Fix Fake News Because It is Worried About Criticism
Sunday January 21, 2018 @07:27PM Can A New Open Photo File Format Replace JPEGs?
Friday January 12, 2018 @10:01AM Facebook Overhauls News Feed in Favor of 'Meaningful Social Interactions'
Saturday January 06, 2018 @08:35PM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Media Streaming Device?
Friday December 29, 2017 @07:59PM Kodi Media Player Arrives On the Xbox One
Thursday December 28, 2017 @10:43PM Kodi 18 'Leia' 64-Bit For Windows Is Finally Ready To Replace the 32-bit Version
Wednesday December 27, 2017 @12:43PM Vietnam Deploys 10,000 Cyber Warriors to Fight 'Wrongful Views'
Thursday December 21, 2017 @10:31PM Firefox Is Now Available On Amazon's Fire TV, Bringing YouTube Access With It
Thursday December 21, 2017 @04:44PM Kids In 'Netflix Only' Homes Are Being Saved From 230 Hours of Commercials a Year, Says Report
Thursday December 14, 2017 @05:50PM Facebook Will Introduce Ads As Videos Start Playing
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @05:53PM NiceHash Hacked, $62 Million of Bitcoin May Be Stolen
Thursday November 30, 2017 @07:46PM Vine Co-Founder Dom Hofmann Says He's Working On 'a Follow-Up To Vine'
Thursday November 30, 2017 @03:50PM Prepare for the New Paywall Era
Monday November 27, 2017 @04:50PM Plex's DVR Can Now Automatically Remove Commercials For You
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @05:55PM YouTube To Implement New Guidelines To Protect Minors From Disturbing Content
Friday November 17, 2017 @05:56PM Massive US Military Social Media Spying Archive Left Wide Open In AWS S3 Buckets
Thursday November 16, 2017 @05:21PM FCC Repeals Decades-Old Rules Blocking Broadcast Media Mergers
Thursday November 09, 2017 @06:47PM YouTube Says It Will Crack Down On Bizarre Videos Targeting Children
Friday November 03, 2017 @07:34PM Old Movies, TV Shows Are Being Digitally Altered and It's Freaking Out the Mandela Effect Crowd
Thursday November 02, 2017 @04:13PM Department of Justice Considers Blocking AT&T Deal For Time Warner
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @01:48PM CBS Sues Man For Copyright Over Screenshots of 59-year-old TV Show
Monday October 30, 2017 @10:50PM Is the Optical Cable Dying?
Friday October 27, 2017 @05:20PM YouTube Is Fighting the 'Adpocalypse' With a Less Trigger-Happy Flagging System
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @08:02PM Roku Wants To Start Streaming To Third-Party Devices
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @04:16PM Verizon Will Stop Throttling Video On Unlimited Plans If You Pay An Extra $10 Per Month
Friday October 20, 2017 @03:58PM Body Camera Giant Wants Police To Collect Your Videos Too
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:22PM PornHub Uses Computer Vision To ID Actors, Acts In Its Videos
Monday October 09, 2017 @04:48PM Hulu Lowers Prices After Netflix Raises Theirs
Monday October 09, 2017 @03:27PM Windows 10 Update Removes Windows Media Player
Sunday October 01, 2017 @04:14PM Donate Your Noise To Xiph/Mozilla's Deep-Learning Noise Suppression Project
Thursday September 28, 2017 @12:02AM Homeland Security Plans To Collect Immigrants' Social Media Information
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @04:16PM EFF Resigns From Web Consortium In Wake of EME DRM Standardization
Friday September 15, 2017 @05:21PM Warning: 'MetalKettle' Repository For Kodi Becomes Vulnerable After GitHub Takeover
Monday September 11, 2017 @06:31PM Amazon's Whole Foods Price Cuts Brought 25 Percent Jump In Shoppers
Saturday September 09, 2017 @03:30PM Kodi Is Fighting Trademark Trolls
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @04:53PM A Critical Apache Struts Security Flaw Makes It 'Easy' To Hack Fortune 100 Firms
Sunday August 27, 2017 @06:56PM Columnist Mocks The Case Against Cord-Cutting As 'Too Many Choices'
Sunday August 27, 2017 @01:27AM Another Crowdfunded Startup Takes Customers' Money, Then Shuts Downs
Friday August 25, 2017 @06:08PM Selling Alterable Versions of Star Wars Is Still Infringement, Says Court
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:25PM Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Will Add Subscriptions For News Stories
Sunday August 20, 2017 @11:18PM Plex Responds, Will Allow Users To Opt Out Of Data Collection
Saturday August 19, 2017 @12:47PM Should Plex Stop Allowing Users To Opt Out of Data Collection?
Thursday August 17, 2017 @05:31PM Video Is Coming To Reddit
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:49PM Facebook Downranks Video Clickbait and Fake Play Buttons
Monday August 14, 2017 @06:39PM Judge Says LinkedIn Cannot Block Startup From Public Profile Data
Friday August 11, 2017 @05:21PM Netflix Discussing Keeping Streaming Rights To Disney's Marvel, Star Wars Films
Monday August 07, 2017 @04:35PM First Evidence That Social Bots Play a Major Role In Spreading Fake News
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @05:52PM Man Used DDoS Attacks On Media To Extort Them To Remove Stories
Friday July 28, 2017 @03:55PM Laurene Powell Jobs's Organization to Take Majority Stake in The Atlantic
Thursday July 27, 2017 @02:24PM Librarian Attacks Amazon's Kindle Lending Program
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @02:32PM Google Is Testing Autoplay Videos Directly In Search Results
Saturday July 22, 2017 @11:47PM SoundCloud Halts Volunteer Archiving Project
Thursday July 20, 2017 @04:23PM YouTube Will Now Redirect Searches For Extremist Videos To Anti-Terrorist Playlists
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @04:26PM Facebook Is Looking Into Allowing Paywall For Selected Media Stories
Sunday July 16, 2017 @05:32PM Free Speech vs Billionaires: Netflix Streams A New Documentary About The Gawker Verdict
Sunday July 16, 2017 @04:33PM Tech Companies Capture A Third Of This Year's Emmy Nominations
Sunday July 16, 2017 @02:27PM Doctor Who's 13th Time Lord Announced: Actress Jodie Whittaker
Saturday July 15, 2017 @09:16PM Vintage SciFi Magazine 'Galaxy' Preserved Online - And Hopefully Also SoundCloud
Friday July 07, 2017 @09:06PM FSF Sees Hopeful Signs Before Sunday's 'Day Against DRM'
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @03:49PM CNN Warns It May Expose An Anonymous Critic If He Ever Again Publishes Bad Content
Tuesday July 04, 2017 @03:01PM Hulu Joins Netflix and Amazon In Promoting Royalty-free Video Codec AV1
Wednesday June 28, 2017 @05:27PM O'Reilly No Longer Selling Individual Books, Videos Online
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @09:54AM Leaked Recording: Inside Apple's Global War On Leakers
Friday June 16, 2017 @11:23PM Studio-Defying VidAngel Launches New Video-Filtering Platform
Wednesday June 14, 2017 @02:56PM More Than 80% of US Adults Get News On Their Phones
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @05:14PM HBO, Netflix, Other Hollywood Companies Join Forces To Fight Piracy
Friday June 09, 2017 @07:40PM Younger Millennials Don't Know What Networks Are Responsible For TV Shows, Unless It's Netflix
Thursday June 08, 2017 @08:25PM Ask Slashdot: What Is Your View On Sloot Compression?
Thursday June 08, 2017 @02:09PM Former FBI Director Admitted He Was the Source Of At Least One Leak To the Press
Monday June 05, 2017 @08:28PM DOJ Charges Federal Contractor With Leaking Classified Info To Media
Monday June 05, 2017 @04:40PM Videotapes Are Becoming Unwatchable As Archivists Work To Save Them
Sunday June 04, 2017 @01:18PM OpenELEC 8.0.4 Kodi-Focused Linux Distro Now Available
Friday June 02, 2017 @04:16PM YouTube Clarifies 'Hate Speech' Definition and Which Videos Won't Be Monetized
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @01:19PM Mary Meeker's 2017 Internet Trends Report
Thursday May 25, 2017 @10:35AM US Intelligence Community Has Lost Credibility Due To Leaks
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @06:35PM Facebook Signs BuzzFeed, Vox, Others For Original Video Shows
Wednesday May 24, 2017 @09:29AM Malicious Subtitles Threaten VLC, Kodi and Popcorn Time Users, Researchers Warn
Saturday May 20, 2017 @06:52PM Endless OS Now Ships With Steam And Slack FlatPak Applications
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:59PM Firefox 55: Flash Will Become 'Ask To Activate' For Everyone
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @10:43AM Hackers Aligned With Vietnam Government Are Attacking Foreign Companies
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @12:12AM Mac Users Installing Popular DVD Ripper Get Nasty Backdoor Instead
Monday May 01, 2017 @04:03PM Taser Will Use Police Body Camera Videos 'To Anticipate Criminal Activity'
Monday May 01, 2017 @03:44PM US Adults Will Spend More Than Half the Day Consuming Media, Study Says
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:57PM West Point Researchers Demonstrate Passive Netflix Traffic Analysis Attack
Sunday April 09, 2017 @10:26PM OpenELEC 8.0 Linux Distro Released For PC, Raspberry Pi, WeTek Hub
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:28PM Walt Mossberg Is Retiring
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:01PM Over 90% of College Students Today Regularly Use Netflix, But Only 34% Are Actually Paying For Their Own Account
Thursday April 06, 2017 @11:07AM Roku Has Hired a Team of Lobbyists As it Gears Up For a Net Neutrality Fight
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:12AM ESPN Has Seen the Future of TV and They're Not Really Into It
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:46PM Two Activists Who Secretly Recorded Planned Parenthood Face 15 Felony Charges
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @08:02PM NASA Launches Massive Digital Library For Space Video, Photos and Audio
Thursday March 23, 2017 @05:04PM YouTube Loses Major Advertisers Over Offensive Videos
Friday March 17, 2017 @04:20PM YouTube To Discontinue Video Annotations Because They Never Worked On Mobile
Friday March 17, 2017 @03:53PM Netflix Replacing Star Ratings With Thumbs Up and Thumbs Down
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @04:09PM Court Orders ISP To Hand Identities Behind 5,300 IP Addresses To Copyright Trolls
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @03:49PM Google Can Now Recognize Objects in Videos Using Machine Learning
Thursday March 02, 2017 @02:32PM Instant Messaging App Snapchat-Maker Snap's IPO Opened Trading At $24 a Share, Making the Company Worth $33 Billion
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @07:32PM A New Video Shows Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Arguing With a Driver Over Fares
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @01:17AM One Billion Hours of YouTube Are Watched Every Day
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:54PM PewDiePie Calls Out the 'Old-School Media' For Spiteful Dishonesty
Friday February 17, 2017 @02:37PM Your Personal Facebook Live Videos Can Legally End Up on TV
Tuesday February 14, 2017 @06:40PM Facebook To Autoplay Videos With Sound On By Default
Sunday February 12, 2017 @03:07AM Netflix Geoblocking Loosened Under New EU Law
Sunday February 05, 2017 @06:35PM How Open Sourcing Made Apache Kafka A Dominant Streaming Platform
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @04:45PM Secret Rules Make It Pretty Easy For the FBI To Spy On Journalists
Friday January 20, 2017 @08:00PM CBS, Paramount Settle Lawsuit Over 'Star Trek' Fan Film
Friday January 20, 2017 @03:02AM Facebook Has a Team That Handles Mark Zuckerberg's Page
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @11:12AM Facebook To Stop Paying Publishers To Make Live Videos
Saturday January 14, 2017 @07:40PM Ask Slashdot: What's The Best Place To Suggest New Open Source Software?
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:04PM Facebook's 'Journalism Project' Seeks To Strengthen Online News
Monday January 09, 2017 @02:32PM President Obama Signs Legislation Establishing Information Control Agency
Thursday December 29, 2016 @07:30PM Seattle Man Accused of Using Social Media To Set Up Fake Porn Agency
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @07:23PM Czech Republic Sets Up Counter-Terrorism Unit To Counter Fake News Threat
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @04:40PM North Korea's Android Tablet Takes a Screenshot Every Time You Open an App
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @03:12PM China's Alibaba Poised To Invest $7.2 Billion in Entertainment and Media
Monday December 26, 2016 @01:35AM VidAngel Keeps Streaming Videos, Defying Movie Studios and a US Judge
Friday December 23, 2016 @06:57PM BitTorrent Live's 'Cable Killer' P2P Video App Finally Hits iOS
Friday December 23, 2016 @04:52PM YouTube Views Are Down Across the Board, Analysis Says
Thursday December 22, 2016 @10:04AM After Insisting For Years That Facebook Is Not a Media Company, Zuckerberg Says Just Not a 'Traditional' One
Monday December 19, 2016 @05:02PM Facebook Messenger Launches 6-Screen Group Video Chat
Friday December 16, 2016 @11:46PM Germany Threatens To Fine Facebook Over Hate Speech
Friday December 16, 2016 @06:35PM Rogue Lawyers Made $6 Million Shaking Down Porn Pirates, Feds Say
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @04:03PM AT&T's DirecTV Now Plagued With Outages and Sports Blackouts
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @07:15PM Apple Is In Talks With Hollywood For Early Access To Movies On iTunes: Bloomberg
Monday December 05, 2016 @11:26AM Netflix Keeping Bandwidth Usage Low By Encoding Its Video With VP9 and H.264/AVC Codecs
Saturday December 03, 2016 @01:05PM Chrome 55 Now Blocks Flash, Uses HTML5 By Default
Thursday December 01, 2016 @06:32PM French Man Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Visiting Pro-ISIS Websites
Thursday December 01, 2016 @12:05PM Plex Media Player Now Doesn't Require a Subscription; Pass Users Get Kodi Plug-in
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @12:46PM Social Media Is Killing Discourse Because It's Too Much Like TV
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @10:45AM Netflix Finally Gets Download Option
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @06:55PM Malicious Video Link Can Cause Any iOS Device To Freeze
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @09:58AM Amazon Wants To Include Live Sports as Part of Prime Membership
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @12:47AM 'ClickClickClick' Site Reveals How Much Browsers Know About Your Online Behavior
Monday November 21, 2016 @04:46PM 4K Netflix Arrives On Windows 10, But Only Via Microsoft's Edge Browser
Monday November 21, 2016 @04:24PM Instagram Launches Disappearing Live Video and Messages
Monday November 21, 2016 @01:55PM China Says Terrorism, Fake News Impel Greater Global Internet Curbs
Friday November 18, 2016 @10:38PM Is Google's AI-Driven Image-Resizing Algorithm Dishonest?
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:34PM German Minister: Facebook Should Be Treated Like a Media Company Rather Than a Technology Platform
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:17PM AOL To Cut 500 Workers To Narrow Focus On Mobile, Video
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @05:36PM DJI Unveils Phantom 4 Pro and Inspire 2 Drones
Monday November 14, 2016 @05:19PM Facebook Disputes Gizmodo Report, Says It Never Built and Withheld Any News Feed Changes Based on Their Political Impact
Monday November 14, 2016 @01:58PM Facebook's Fight Against Fake News Was Undercut by Fear of Conservative Backlash
Friday November 11, 2016 @07:36PM Facebook Bug Tells Users They Are Dead
Thursday November 10, 2016 @07:40PM Pro Video Editor Says MacBook Pro Beats Out Superior Spec'd Windows Machines In Real-World
Friday November 04, 2016 @08:14PM Blizzard Launches A Professional Sports League For 'Overwatch'
Friday November 04, 2016 @05:31PM Munich Court To Try Facebook's Zuckerberg For Inciting Hatred
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @03:12PM Hulk Hogan Settles With Gawker For $31 Million
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @08:00PM National Geographic Releases Alarming Climate Change Movie 'Before the Flood' On YouTube
Monday October 31, 2016 @08:29PM People Who Use Facebook Live Longer, Study Finds