Is Vine a YouTube Threat?

It's undeniable - video plays an important role today in the digital ecosystem for both consumers and brands. While YouTube has a very strong virtual hold on the Web video market, there's plenty of competition for the platform including Twitter-ow.....»»

Category: internetSource:  websitemagazineRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2014

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

There’s now a kid-friendly Vine

Vine has released a new app just for kids. It features age-appropriate content in a similar six-second video format to the grownup Vine. The videos are held by little cartoon creatures,….....»»

Category: mediaSource:  gigaomRelated News1 hr. 6 min. ago

Vine Releases Kid-Friendly Version of Its App

Vine today revealed a new version of its video-sharing service aimed at kids. The app, called Vine Kids, is separate from the main Vine app, but pulls curated, kid-friendly content from the main service. Kids can swipe left or right to see the next Vine v.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  phonescoopRelated News2 hr. 39 min. ago

Twitter launches Vine Kids app for iPhone

Twitter has released a new iPhone app linked to its Vine video-sharing network, Vine Kids. The app offers a curated selection of videos "appropriate for a young audience," and further removes the core client's ability to record new material. Animated char.....»»

Category: topSource:  electronistaRelated News2 hr. 39 min. ago

Vine Kids app is all about the cute; no creepiness allowed

Vine just got a little sibling The 6-second video platform announced a new standalone app called Vine Kids on Friday that is kid-friendly See also: 20 cute animal vines that are six seconds of perfection It's been two years since Twitter launched the pop.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 52 min. ago

Twitter launches Vine for kids app on iOS

The new stand-alone app will be full of short videos appropriate for children. Twitter today launched Vine Kids, a separate stand-alone video-sharing tool aimed at children. In a blog post, Twitter said the new app is meant to be a place full of shor.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated News3 hr. 14 min. ago

Vine Kids delivers family-friendly video loops

Let's be honest: Kids are really easy to entertain. Give 'em something that makes noise and flashes some pretty colors and they're set. And that's pretty much what Vine does, ad infinitum. There's sounds, and sites and it loops forever or until the k........»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News3 hr. 18 min. ago

Snapchat Discover hosts original video from CNN, Vice and ... AT&T?

AT&T Inc. and two online studios, Astronauts Wanted and Fullscreen Inc., are collaborating on “SnapperHero,” in which celebrities from YouTube and Vine play superheroes in short clips.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsJan 28th, 2015

Twitter users can soon post 30-second videos, send group messages

Ideal for anyone that splits their time between mobile video applications like Vine or Instagram and Twitter, the social network is adding the ability to post 30-second video clips directly to the main feed. The post Twitter users can soon post 30-second .....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 27th, 2015

Twitter strengthens core functionality with group direct messaging, mobile video camera

Twitter has announced a pair of new features that’ll give the microblogging platform some much-needed core functionality in the face of stiff competition......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 27th, 2015

Twitter strengthens core functionality with group DMs, mobile video camera

Twitter has announced a pair of new features that’ll give the microblogging platform some much-needed core functionality in the face of stiff competition......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 27th, 2015

Twitter Adds Video Support So You Can Watch Ads, Err, Message Friends

Twitter added two new services today to a) help people DM bomb lots of people at the same time and b) try to compliment Vine with (slightly longer) in-app ad support video support. Read more........»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsJan 27th, 2015