It can be done! Here’s how to Twitch on your new Nintendo Switch
Once you've conquered your favorite Switch game, the next logical step is obviously live streaming your gameplay online for the world to see. Here are a few helpful tips for live streaming from your Nintendo Switch. The post It can be done! Here’s how to Twitch on your new Nintendo Switch appeared first on Digital Trends....
Facebook Live viewers can now chime in with private chats — or their own video stream
Facebook is making it easier to watch live-streams with friends -- and to actually live-stream with friends. Two new updates allow for private chats and picture-in-picture shared streams. The post Facebook Live viewers can now chime in with private chats — or their own video stream appeared first on Digital Trends....
Tired of live videos that aren’t really live videos? So is Facebook
Pushing images and polls as live video will soon result in lower interactions as Facebook fights to keep live video actually live video. Pages that publish looping animations and polls as live will see lower interactions. The post Tired of live videos that aren’t really live videos? So is Facebook appeared first on Digital Trends....
Facebook’s social conscience is revealed in the way it allocates resources to solve problems
Facebook has been playing whack-a-mole with a number of problems of late. The social networking site has been accused of not doing enough to curb the menace of fake news articles, having an organisational gender bias, allowing fake accounts to continue to be active and not taking down graphic videos of rape or murder quickly enough. From as far back as 2012, Facebook policies for content moderation seem to have the mind of a teenage male. More recently, videos of a fight related to the murder of...
Facebook’s social conscience is revealed in the way it allocates resources to solve problems
Facebook has been playing whack-a-mole with a number of problems of late. The social networking site has been accused of not doing enough to curb the menace of fake news articles, having an organisational gender bias, allowing fake accounts to continue to be active and not taking down graphic videos of rape or murder quickly enough. From as far back as 2012, Facebook policies for content moderation seem to have the mind of a teenage male. More recently, videos of a fight related to the murder of...
Facebook’s social conscience is revealed in the way it allocates resources to solve problems
Facebook has been playing whack-a-mole with a number of problems of late. The social networking site has been accused of not doing enough to curb the menace of fake news articles, having an organisational gender bias, allowing fake accounts to continue to be active and not taking down graphic videos of rape or murder quickly enough. From as far back as 2012, Facebook policies for content moderation seem to have the mind of a teenage male. More recently, videos of a fight related to the murder of...
Facebook’s social conscience is revealed in the way it allocates resources to solve problems
Facebook has been playing whack-a-mole with a number of problems of late. The social networking site has been accused of not doing enough to curb the menace of fake news articles, having an organisational gender bias, allowing fake accounts to continue to be active and not taking down graphic videos of rape or murder quickly enough. From as far back as 2012, Facebook policies for content moderation seem to have the mind of a teenage male. More recently, videos of a fight related to the murder of...
Facebook’s social conscience is revealed in the way it allocates resources to solve problems
Facebook has been playing whack-a-mole with a number of problems of late. The social networking site has been accused of not doing enough to curb the menace of fake news articles, having an organisational gender bias, allowing fake accounts to continue to be active and not taking down graphic videos of rape or murder quickly enough. From as far back as 2012, Facebook policies for content moderation seem to have the mind of a teenage male. More recently, videos of a fight related to the murder of...
Facebook Live used to broadcast murder again; Thai man films himself killing 11-month old daughter
A Thai man filmed himself killing his 11-month-old daughter in two video clips posted on Facebook before committing suicide, police said on Tuesday. People could access the videos of the child’s murder on her father’s Facebook page for roughly 24 hours, until they were taken down around 5 PM in Bangkok (3:30 PM IST) on Tuesday, or about a day after being uploaded. “This is an appalling incident and our hearts go out to the family of the victim,” a Singapore-based Fac...
The live-streaming Mevo pocket cam comes to Android, goes 4K on iOS
Livestream has announced that its Mevo live-streaming camera is a getting a host of new updates this summer, including support for Android devices, YouTube live, 1080p streaming, and 4K internal recording. The post The live-streaming Mevo pocket cam comes to Android, goes 4K on iOS appeared first on Digital Trends.
Mark Zuckerberg needs to address the issue of live murders on Facebook, in a more stern manner
Mark Zuckerberg seemed to be in a jovial mood as he started off the F8 Developers Conference by making a reference to how the F8 2017 event was happening around the same time as the release of the Fast and Furious 8. He followed this up by holding a tome, a funny reference to the 6,000-word manifesto he had written in the past about building global communities. A couple of awkward jokes later, there was a poignant moment during the keynote. Zuckerberg said, “We have a full roadmap of ...
Mark Zuckerberg needs to address the issue of live murders on Facebook, in a more stern manner
Mark Zuckerberg seemed to be in a jovial mood as he started off the F8 Developers Conference by making a reference to how the F8 2017 event was happening around the same time as the release of the Fast and Furious 8. He followed this up by holding a tome, a funny reference to the 6,000-word manifesto he had written in the past about building global communities. A couple of awkward jokes later, there was a poignant moment during the keynote. Zuckerberg said, “We have a full roadmap of ...
Police has increased the search radius to hunt the murder suspect for killing a man on Facebook live
The manhunt widened on Monday for a murder suspect who police said posted a video of himself on Facebook shooting an elderly man in Cleveland, where authorities appealed to the public for help in the case after urging the killer to turn himself in. Police said they have received “dozens and dozens” of tips for possible sightings of the suspect, Steve Stephens, and tried to persuade him to surrender when they spoke with him via his cellphone on Sunday after the shooting. But Stephens ...
Facebook issues statement after murder suspect shares video of shooting in Cleveland
 Facebook has issued a statement after a video showing a fatal shooting was uploaded onto the social media network by the alleged murderer. Cleveland Police say that Steve Stephens broadcast the killing of an unidentified elderly man on Facebook on Sunday evening and is the target of a manhunt as of this writing. Read More ...
Victim of gang rape on Facebook Live has been relocated to a ‘safe place’
A 15-year-old girl whose gangrape was streamed live on Facebook, and her family have been relocated to a “safe space”, a media report said. After the video of the attack was published, the authorities offered relocation services to the victim and her family as they started receiving threats and were being harassed, the Chicago Sun-Times reported on Saturday. On Monday, five to six men allegedly gangraped a teenager and streamed the assault live on Facebook. What was more horrifying w...
Victim of gang rape on Facebook Live has been relocated to a ‘safe place’
A 15-year-old girl whose gangrape was streamed live on Facebook, and her family have been relocated to a “safe space”, a media report said. After the video of the attack was published, the authorities offered relocation services to the victim and her family as they started receiving threats and were being harassed, the Chicago Sun-Times reported on Saturday. On Monday, five to six men allegedly gangraped a teenager and streamed the assault live on Facebook. What was more horrifying w...
Victim of gang rape on Facebook Live has been relocated to a ‘safe place’
A 15-year-old girl whose gangrape was streamed live on Facebook, and her family have been relocated to a “safe space”, a media report said. After the video of the attack was published, the authorities offered relocation services to the victim and her family as they started receiving threats and were being harassed, the Chicago Sun-Times reported on Saturday. On Monday, five to six men allegedly gangraped a teenager and streamed the assault live on Facebook. What was more horrifying w...
Twitter launching Live video API tomorrow
 Twitter is about to make it much easier for media publishers to post live video broadcasts with the launch of a live video API tomorrow morning. The API will let companies hook up professional broadcasting and video editing equipment to Twitter with more powerful integrations than Twitter’s existing Periscope Producer feature. The forthcoming API was first reported last week by The… Read More ...
Facebook reportedly in talks to bring MLB live-streams to its upcoming TV app
Facebook is reportedly in talks with Major League Baseball (MLB) to license live games from the upcoming season. The deal could provide a major boost for Facebook's recently announced video app for set-top boxes. The post Facebook reportedly in talks to bring MLB live-streams to its upcoming TV app appeared first on Digital Trends....
Facebook is building a new app to help Smart TV owners consume its video content
Facebook has mentioned that the social media giant is currently working on a separate app focused on the video content on the Smart TV platform. This app will run on set-top boxes like the Apple TV, Samsung Smart TV and Amazon Fire TV. This new app will only focus and push out video content to the TV so that you don’t get lost in other media formats like text and photos that are not meant to be consumed on larger screens. The company detailed that this move is to target all the Smart ...