YouTube Mastheads now available on TV screens

Google last week released worldwide YouTube Mastheads on TV Screens. The YouTube Masthead on TV screens is available worldwide and advertisers can buy the placement on a CPM basis. Google…

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Instagram founders join $30M raise for Loom work video messenger

Why are we all trapped in enterprise chat apps if we talk 6X faster than we type, and our brain processes visual info 60,000X faster than text? Thanks to Instagram,…

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YouTube updates the Homepage

Google this week started to change the YouTube Homepage. Google says the new look includes longer video titles and larger, richer thumbnails to give users clearer information about the videos….

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Tinder’s interactive video series ‘Swipe Night’ is going international next year

Tinder’s big experiment with interactive content — the recently launched in-app series called “Swipe Night” — was a success. According to Tinder parent company Match during its Q3 earnings this week,…

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Haokan short videos reaches 110 million MAUs

Baidu last week announced that the Chinese website Haokan with short videos reached 110 million Monthly Active Users (MAUs). Baidu’s short video platform Haokan offers a mix of both user-generated…

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Zuckerberg misunderstands the huge threat of TikTok

“It’s almost like the Explore Tab that we have on Instagram,” said Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in leaked audio of him describing TikTok during an all-hands meeting. But it’s not….

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Not all is predictable on Facebook’s social Horizon

Most of the people I spoke with at Facebook’s Oculus Connect see the proliferation of virtual reality as a foregone conclusion, one that’s just a matter of timing at this…

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