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Songza Acquired By Google, No Immediate Service Changes Expected
2014-07-02 09:44:49

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Tuesday Google Inc. announced that it had acquired streaming music service Songza, and while the terms of the deal were not disclosed online reports suggested that Google paid far more than a song for the service. The New York Times reported that a person briefed on the deal, but was not authorized to speak about its terms, said that Google may have paid more than $39 million for the music service. On its Google+ page the tech giant...

YouTube Offers New Features, Including Creator Studio For Mobile
2014-06-27 14:32:46

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While Google showcased a number of new Android offerings this week at its I/O Conference, Friday became YouTube's turn to show off. At the VidCon conference in Anaheim, YouTube introduced new features that are aimed at helping users reach global audiences, grow their business and make videos that are “even more awesome.” "We came to Anaheim today to offer them a sneak preview of new features and updates we’re releasing in the...

2014-06-25 08:27:03

Featured as one of top Beauty Apps by Apple, Better.me connects YouTube content creators, viewers and merchants directly on their platform, making DIY beauty effortless. LOS ANGELES, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's YouTube tutorials are abundant when it comes to beauty. And with all the many tutorials available, Better.me just made getting beautiful that much easier. Developed by powerhouse SK Planet of South Korea, with offices in Seoul and San Francisco, CA, Better.me is...

YouTube May Block Indie Music Videos After Failure To Reach Agreement
2014-06-18 10:26:27

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Video may have killed the radio star, but some indie music labels have claimed that Google-owned YouTube is looking to kill certain would-be indie music stars' videos. Many independent artists could disappear completely from YouTube in just a matter of days after the video service announced it was dropping content from those independent music labels who did not sign up for its upcoming subscription music service. While three major...

2014-06-04 23:05:18

Visicom Media Inc. announced the release of the newest version of its live studio and webcam effects software, ManyCam 4.0.97 for Windows. This major release includes several awesome new features including lower third effects, YouTube integration, game capture capabilities, and a new mobile video source for Android. Brossard, Quebec (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Visicom Media Inc. today announced the release of the newest version of its live studio and webcam effects software, ManyCam 4.0.97 for...

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2014-05-19 08:12:00

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Rumors began circulating on Sunday that Google was in talks to acquire video game streaming service Twitch for $1 billion. The entertainment industry trade magazine Variety reported that the search giant's YouTube was not only eyeing the popular streaming service, but apparently reached an all-cash deal that would be announced this week. Neither Google nor Twitch has responded to the reports, however. The San Francisco-based Twitch...

2014-04-24 23:09:04

DemoFlick is a professional explainer video production company who produces animated explainer videos for organizations from startups and SaaS like Compuware and Navigation.com to brands like Office Depot and Hewlett Packard. DemoFlick details industry trends in explainer video production, citing an increase in use at trade shows, and for internal communications and education-marketing. Boston, MA (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 In response to an article released in Google News about online video,...

Google Relies On 'Trusted Flaggers' To Report YouTube Video Abuse
2014-03-18 14:06:52

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The amount of video content uploaded to YouTube is overwhelming, and Google is looking to a community of about 200 people and organizations to aid its staffers by flagging videos with inappropriate content. Once videos are flagged by volunteers, YouTube's team then makes a final ruling on what videos can remain on the site. YouTube has a team of staffers that regularly monitors the content in order to flag and take down offending...

2014-02-23 23:02:42

YouTube Free Downloader is pleased to update the download technology that now allows for downloading of HD videos at even faster speeds. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 23, 2014 YouTube Free Downloader (YTFD v4.3) update improves users download speeds. The fresh upgrade has resolved the video downloading issues caused by YouTube.com moving to MPEG DASH adaptive video formats. The optimized multi-connection download technology is now faster and more efficient at downloading HD 720p and...

2014-02-21 12:23:01

SpotXchange Captures Top Spot in Ad Ranking, Serves the Most Video Ads in January RESTON, Va., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released data from the comScore Video Metrix service showing that 183.8 million Americans watched 48.7 billion online content videos in January, while the number of video ad views totaled 26.9 billion. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080115/COMSCORELOGO) Top 10 Video Content...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'