16-minute podcast with a proposal to pair famous people in politics, law, entertainment, education, sports, one Repub and one Dem, to join together to demand a bipartisan investigation of the connection between Trump and Russia, like...Show More Summary
When your website or blog goes down it can be pretty frustrating while also having consequences over the short and long term. Yuck. And while it is not the end of the world, it can be a little bit scary if you rely on your blog for an income. When a site goes offline there...
Since launching two years ago, YouTube Kids has grown up a lot and become a go-to destination for families around the world. With over 30 billion views in the app to date and over 8 million active viewers enjoying the app each week, it’s been exciting to see kids fall in love with the storytelling and videos from our amazing global creators. Show More Summary
The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. 'Arrival' tops the chart this week, followed by ‘Hacksaw Ridge'. 'Doctor Strange' completes the top three. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and ANONYMOUS VPN services.
Companies are often losing millions or billions of dollars in market value when President Trump slams them in a tweet. Now, one company has found a way to make a profit on Trump-related stock swoons — and maybe save a few puppies. Actually, this clever stock trader is a bot. Show More Summary
Leave a comment with your entry for this month’s content challenge. You’ll have the chance to win a really good book! Hey, it’s February! And that means we have two new prompts for our 2017 Content Excellence Challenge. This month, we’re...Show More Summary
Jason Kottke: Last night, during the Senate confirmation hearing of Senator Jefferson Beauregard “Jeff” Sessions III for Attorney General, Senator Elizabeth Warren attempted to read a letter that Coretta Scott King had written to the...Show More Summary
People are flying through things. So much is being written and people are getting alarmed by this and that, but being frantic isn't going to help. When I find myself freaking out, and it happens a lot, I step away from the keyboard and try to refind a perspective in a bigger world. Show More Summary
YouTube is set to take on Facebook Live by expanding its mobile livestreaming platform, but the Internet video giant is not quite ready to let just anyone stream on its service. Today, the Google Inc. video unit announced that it’s opening...Show More Summary
A huge focus for us here at YouTube is to find new ways to let creators and viewers interact with each other and the videos they watch. And that's why we’ve supported live streaming since, well, before Beyoncé even had a baby – way back in 2011! And in 2016, we witnessed the most-viewed political live streams of all time – the 2016 U.S. Show More Summary
The confetti has hit the field. We all went Gaga. The Pats have come out victorious.While you may not have seen that coming, we’ve seen our highest ever watch time during the game, with more than 350K hours spent watching Big Game ads, marking over 15 percent year-over year-growth. Show More Summary
Sun Microsystems Inc. Chief Executive Scott McNealy’s infamous statement in 1999, “You have zero privacy…. Get over it,” has long been a go-to quote for those highlighting the dangers of technology’s potential to intrude on personal lives in unintended ways. Show More Summary
The top 10 most downloaded movies on BitTorrent are in again. 'Arrival' tops the chart this week, followed by ‘Passengers'. 'Doctor Strange' completes the top three. Source: TF, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing, torrent sites and ANONYMOUS VPN services.
I just did a tweetstorm that says something important. I've listed the points below with a little light editing. Journalism plays dumb, worse than "view from nowhere." Can't ask who is in charge until someone says Trump isn't. It seems journalism has at least two functions. Show More Summary
At the iOS 9 WWDC, Apple introduced several useful features in its Search APIs. Going well beyond “find this text,” this set of SDKs helps developers provide their users with better in-app content using Spotlight, Handoff, and Siri Suggestions.
Every time we use an app on our smartphone or do an online search, a company somewhere is collecting that data and using it, in combination with the data of a million other users. The companies learn about how we use their apps, where we are located and our ages and interests. Show More Summary
After spending its first four years helping companies protect the data they keep in Office 365 and other leading cloud apps, Bitglass Inc. is moving into the broader cloud computing market. The startup kicked off the expansion into infrastructure-as-a-service today by adding support for market leader Amazon Web Services to its flagship reverse proxy. Show More Summary
Cybercrime is one of the fastest-growing crimes in the nation, costing businesses and consumers billions of dollars each year. And as most security experts will tell you, the bad guys are one step ahead of you. Nowhere is that more apparent than in the rapidly growing problem of identity theft. Show More Summary
More and more everyday items, from health wearables to smart beds to cars, now generate and send user data to third parties. As these Internet of Things devices proliferate, potentially betraying consumer habits and health information...Show More Summary
How does an application know that users are actually whom they say they are? The answer in many cases is still: with a password. But the Internet of Things is exposing new problems with this already inadequate method, as the recent Dyn...Show More Summary