Vine science fair explains it all in 6 seconds

This is much more fun than dissecting a real frog. (Credit: Video screenshot by Amanda Kooser/CNET) Twitter's 6-second Vine video format has been used to launch new social-media stars; host a film festival competition; and broadcast a brain surgery. It.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  cnetRelated NewsAug 27th, 2013

Vine hits 40M user milestone within seven months, updates Android app

Twitter has revealed that its short video service Vine has managed to gain its 40 millionth user. The user number milestone has been achieved despite new competition from well-established Instagram, and comes at the same time as it updates the Android ver.....»»

Category: topSource:  electronistaRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2013

Blip: Vine triples user base, ain"t afraid of a little Insta-competition

Just a couple of weeks ago, Vine was reported as the number one non-game app downloaded from the Apple store in June despite the release of Video on Instagram.Despite the coveted position, it was expected that people would steadily flock to the heavily us.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2013

Vine more than triples user base to 40 million, shrugs off Instagram competition

When Facebook launched Video on Instagram, some were quick to dig an early grave for Vine -- Twitter's video-only app was surely doomed, right? Wrong. Twitter just revealed that Vine now has over 40 million registered users, or more than triple the 13 mil.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 20th, 2013

Presenting The Funniest Vines Of 2013 (Thus Far)

It's Friday in August and you know what that means: another episode in our semi-regular series entitled "Justify The Continued Existence Of Vine In The Face Of Massive Competition In The Video Sharing Space By Highlighting A Number Of Very Funny Short Vid.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 9th, 2013

Vine 1.3 (for iPhone)

Twitter's micro-video-sharing app gets some nice updates, but still falls short of the competition......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJul 11th, 2013

6 Reasons Instagram Video Beats Vine

Even before Instagram released its video feature Thursday, nervous 'grammers and Viners chewed their fingernails in anticipation. What features would Instagram video introduce that Vine refused? And would the differences mean stiffer competition between t.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJun 20th, 2013

Facebook launches updated Instagram w/ 15 sec video clips, custom filters & cinematic stabilization

Today, live from Facebook’s press event, the company just announced that its bringing video to Instagram with a brand new set of features. In what appears to be direct competition for Twitter’s rapidly growing Vine video sharing app, Instagram.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated NewsJun 20th, 2013

More Wondrous Images from the 2014 Bioscapes Competition [Slide Show and Video]

Microscopes find beauty in strange places--from a fossil fern to fruit fly sperm -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsDec 16th, 2014

Wondrous Images from the 2014 Bioscapes Competition [Slide Show and Video]

Microscopes find beauty in strange places--from a fossil fern to fruit fly sperm -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsDec 16th, 2014

Fly Labs wins #TNWUSA Boost startup competition with its easy-to-use video editing suite

After being selected from a pack of 48 startups to present with the final 16 startups on stage at The Next Web USA Conference — cohosted by WeTransfer — editing-app suite startup Fly Labs has been crowned the Boost champion of the conference. .....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextwebRelated NewsDec 10th, 2014

Sony Movie Studio Platinum 13

Sony's consumer video editing software brings a wealth of powerful digital movie manipulations, but it still trails the competition in usability and speed......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsDec 8th, 2014

Phhhoto is a profitable photo app that’s grabbing the attention of pop stars & top tech execs

When it comes to image sharing apps, Instagram reigns supreme for photos, Vine and Instagram lead the pack in short videos, and Twitch is quickly becoming the darling of live streaming video. But thus far, no mobile service has risen to the top for GIFs &.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated NewsDec 5th, 2014

Viral Vine video reveals the celebrity torment of never-ending selfies

First known selfie, taken by Robert Cornelius in 1839 There is little doubt that 2010 was a pivotal year for the selfie -- Apple introduced the iPhone 4 with its stellar front-facing camera and popular filter photography app Instagram made its grand........»»

Category: mobileSource:  tuawRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2014

Steam ready to take on Twitch with new game Broadcasting feature

Streaming videos of people playing video games is big business. Right now though, there isn't much competition -- Twitch pretty much dominates the scene. But, if there's one company that can topple the king it's Valve. Today it took the wraps off Ste........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2014

Tomy"s Six-Second Video Camera Lets Kids Vine Just Like Grown-ups

If your kids have been jonesing to get their Vine on, but you'd rather not put a $500 mobile device in their hands just so they can create bite-size six-second videos, Takara Tomy has a cheaper solution. Its new Magical 6 camera does basically the same th.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsDec 1st, 2014

Vine Gets Pushy

Vine is helping users stay up to date with their favorite accounts. The popular video sharing app has unveiled a new feature that enables users to receive push notifications and a notification in their activity feed every time their favorite accounts pos.....»»

Category: internetSource:  websitemagazineRelated NewsNov 26th, 2014

Vine Adds Push Notifications for Favorites

Vine recently updated its Android and iOS mobile apps with push notifications. Moving forward, users can opt to receive alerts when their favorite Vine accounts post new content. Vine is a short-video sharing service. It lets people upload and share six-s.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  phonescoopRelated NewsNov 26th, 2014

The V.360 aims to be the GoPro of panoramic video cameras, now available for $399

The V.360 is the latest panoramic camera to enter the market. Like the competition, it captures both 1080p HD video and high-res still images, but it is compatible with GoPro mounts. The post The V.360 aims to be the GoPro of panoramic video cameras, now .....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsNov 25th, 2014

How Vine Went From Comedy Video App To Popular Journalism Tool

Just before Channel 4 News’s chief correspondent Alex Thomson set off on a reporting assignment to Ebola-hit Sierra Leone earlier this month, one of the show’s digital producers pulled him aside and suggested he should “do some Vines” while he was.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsNov 24th, 2014