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Vimeo Adds Live Streaming Functionality

09/26/2017, Vimeo, possibly the only video sharing website widely known across the globe after YouTube, today announced that it has added live streaming functionality to its platform for the first time. This has been made possible by the company’s acquisition...

Showtime Secretly Mined User CPUs For Cryptocurrency

09/26/2017, Showtime is a major network so you can imagine the kind of traffic its websites pull. It appears that the company recently put that traffic to use by secretly mining cryptocurrency. A script was discovered on some Showtime websites which used users’...

Instagram Monthly Users Cross 800 Million

09/25/2017, Instagram is marching on its way to become a service that boasts one billion users. The Facebook-owned service today announced that it now has 800 million users across the globe. It has added another 100 million monthly users since April 2017. The figures...

Obama Warned Zuckerberg To Take Fake News Threat ‘Seriously’

09/25/2017, There has been a lot of talk about whether or not the spread of fake news and disinformation on Facebook influenced the 2016 presidential election. It’s an idea that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has dismissed as being “crazy.” According...

Google Earth Now Shows Crowdsourced Photos

09/19/2017, You can use Google Earth to check out any part of the world without having to leave your couch. The satellite imagery has been considerably improved over the past few years but now Google Earth is providing users a completely different way of exploring...

Pirate Bay Hijacks Your CPU To Mine Digital Currency

09/17/2017, Torrent websites can’t rely on legitimate ad networks to generate revenue. That’s due to the pirated content that flows freely on these websites. Running any website requires resources, let alone a torrent website, which has more complications...

Bing Fact Check Labels Now Visible In Search Results

09/17/2017, To combat the surge in fake news, Google started adding fact check findings to search and news results earlier this year. It started working with fact checking organizations like PolitiFact and Snopes for this purpose. Bing is now doing something similar....

Facebook Snooze Button Lets You Temporarily Mute People

09/14/2017, All of us have people in our Facebook networks that we like to remain connected to. However, it’s common for some of those people to fill our News Feeds with photos and posts that we might get tired of after a certain amount of time. Facebook has...

Free HBO Now Included In AT&T Unlimited Choice Plan

09/12/2017, After announcing the subscribers on its Unlimited Plus plan will receive free access to HBO with their wireless plan back in April this year, AT&T has now confirmed that subscribers on both of its unlimited plans will be able to get HBO for free....

Twitter Night Mode For Desktop Goes Live

09/06/2017, Twitter launched the Night Mode feature for its iOS and Android apps last year. The feature enables users to switch to a dark theme for the app. It makes it easier to use the app particularly at night when the glare from a bright theme can often prove to...

Facebook Watch Goes Live For Everyone In The United States

09/05/2017, It has long been reported that Facebook is going to create a dedicated section on its website where it will host all of the original programming that it has been working on. It was later confirmed that this dedicated section will be called Facebook Watch....

Facebook Might Make It Easier To Add Copyrighted Music To Videos

09/05/2017, According to a new report, Facebook is offering major record labels and music publishers hundreds of millions of dollars so that the billion-plus users of its social network can legally add songs in the videos that they upload to the social network. This...

YouTube Live Now Lets Users Stream iPhone Apps

09/05/2017, YouTube Live has long enabled users to stream live video using the world’s most popular online video sharing website. Google today announced that it’s rolling out some improvements for this feature. The improvements include the ability to...

New YouTube Logo Revealed, Material Design Interface Live For All

08/29/2017, YouTube’s logo has largely remained unchanged ever since the video sharing website was launched. When it was first launched over 12 years ago, it only had support for one format, 320×240 at 4:3 aspect ratio. In contrast, YouTube now lets users...