12-year-old and her dad make stop-motion clip celebrating her favorite books

Reddit user UnicyclePete's 12-year-old daughter is a huge fan of the EJ12 Girl Hero book series, and made the stop-motion video to prove it. The clip — a submission for the series' book trailer competition — pulls elements from each story, sto.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 12th, 2016

Avatar XPrize aims to let humans remotely inhabit robots video - CNET

Japanese airline ANA is sponsoring a competition with an estimated prize pool of over $20 million, and the goal is both ambitious and exciting: Build a general purpose robot avatar for humankind......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsOct 11th, 2016

App Bloat Is a Problem with Potentially Grave Consequences

Apps are getting bigger. In the intense competition for consumer attention, developers have loaded their apps up with images, fonts, video, SDKs and more. The benefits of all of these are well documented, but you don't often hear about the impact of app s.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsOct 9th, 2016

5 reasons not to buy the Google Pixel (and 3 reasons to snag it) video - CNET

Google has some really tough competition. Maybe the Pixel phone isn't up to snuff......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsOct 6th, 2016

The new Amazon Echo Dot is the smartest no-brainer ever video - CNET

At just $50 or £50, Amazon's mini-sized smart speaker is even better than before, and twice as affordable. Competition is coming, but it might be too tempting to resist......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsOct 5th, 2016

Which streaming service are viewers most happy with: Netflix, Amazon or Hulu?

In the battle for online video supremacy, Netflix unquestionably has a leg up on the competition when it comes to original programming. In 2016 alone, for example, Netflix plans to introduce more than 600 hours of original content across every type of gen.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated NewsSep 28th, 2016

Want to know how to make a spaceship? Have a contest video - CNET

From the first transatlantic flight to the private space race, how competition inspired innovation......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsSep 26th, 2016

Facebook opens profile expression kit as it looks to add more Snapchat-style filters

It's getting harder to tell your various social media networks apart. And now that Facebook is engaging in new efforts to make your profile picture look more like a Snap photo or a Vine video, it's only becoming more confusing. The post Facebook opens pr.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 25th, 2016

Vine star King Bach will be the host of this year’s Streamy Awards

LOS ANGELES – The Streamy Awards has found its next host. Vine star King Bach (real name Andrew Bachelor) will take on the hosting gig for the 6th annual awards show, which honors excellence in online video and those who create it. “It’s.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsSep 21st, 2016

Taylor Swift mini-me wins "America"s Got Talent" in the cutest way possible

After wowing audiences and becoming an internet sensation with her audition back in June, Grace VanderWaal has won season 11 of America's Got Talent. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Taylor Swift, Singer, Competition, and Reality Show After wowing .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsSep 15th, 2016

New Twitter app launches on Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Xbox One, brings free video content from Periscope, Vine, and partners

Matthew Lynley / TechCrunch: New Twitter app launches on Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Xbox One, brings free video content from Periscope, Vine, and partners like NFL, NBA, and Bloomberg  —  Twitter needs to figure out a way to continue to.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated NewsSep 14th, 2016

BioWare contest gives people the chance to add their voice to the Mass Effect universe

Imagine having your voice immortalized in a video game. The idea is pretty fantastic, but it’s something most people would never get the opportunity to do. BioWare, however, is running a competition that will give people the chance to voice a charac.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 13th, 2016

FCC: Get an App for that Video

Pay-TV services would be required to provide free apps to access and search their video content under an FCC proposal aimed to open competition in digital media......»»

Category: hardwareSource:  eetimesRelated NewsSep 9th, 2016

T-Mobile laughs at Verizon’s LTE Advanced announcement

T-Mobile is working hard to make itself look better to consumers than the competition, and it's doing a pretty good job of it. Recently it announced its new T-Mobile One plans that eliminate data caps and give you free video streaming with some caveats. T.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsSep 7th, 2016

These music video vignettes made by Radiohead fans are just incredible

LONDON — When Radiohead announced that it would run a competition for fan-made music video vignettes, it was obvious the standard was going to be pretty high. SEE ALSO: People are eating photos of Thom Yorke's face, because Radiohead fans Back in Ju.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsSep 5th, 2016

Hands-on: Acer’s Liquid Z6 series adds more tough competition to the affordable smartphone market [VIDEO]

Acer was on-hand at IFA today to unveil two new phones to compete in the ever-growing affordable phone sector. It's the Liquid Z6 and Z6 Plus, both of which share many similarities but also have enough different to warrant serious consideration between th.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsAug 31st, 2016

BBC presenter shares video of bizarre road rage incident

LONDON — BBC presenter Jeremy Vine has shared a video of a road rage incident he was involved in last Friday while cycling through London. In the clip below, filmed on cameras attached to Vine's helmet and the rear of his bike, a woman blares her ho.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 31st, 2016

This speedy LG washer struggles with stains video - CNET

The $1,100 LG WM3575CV washing machine may clean clothes fast, but it can't keep up with the competition......»»

Category: topSource:  cnetRelated NewsAug 28th, 2016

Samsung promises the upcoming CF791 monitor will out-curve the competition

In a video outlining Samsung’s monitor lineup for late 2016, the Korean electronics giant has shown off the latest in monitor technology: deep curves. The CF791 is, according to Samsung, the curviest monitor in the world. It apparently out-curves other .....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 26th, 2016

Apple is building a video sharing app, wants a cut of the social media pie

Snapchat has wasted little time in becoming one of the hottest social platforms around, a fact that hasn’t gone unnoticed by both its competition and those looking for the next big thing. Apple, as it turns out, may be one of those interested partie.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsAug 25th, 2016