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Instagram Stories Gets Live Video Replay as It Hits 250 Million Daily Active Users

HIGHLIGHTS Instagram introduced an option to share a replay of a user’s Live video The Live video can shared to Instagram Stories for 24 hours Instagram has also added 250 million daily users on Instagram ‘Stories’ Photo-sharing app Instagram has announced it will introduce an option to share a replay of a user’s Live video to ‘Stories’ feature for 24 ... Read More »

E3 2017: Video Games Take Centre-Stage as Spectator Sport

Photo Credit: Christian Petersen/ Getty Images North America/ AFP HIGHLIGHTS YouTube, Twitch, and Facebook turned gamers into online stars at E3 2017 The e-Sports matches were hugely popular at the annual gaming expo YouTube billed itself as the biggest gaming platform with record audience Long fiercely guarded video game industry terrain, the Electronic Entertainment Expo kicked off Tuesday with YouTube, ... Read More »

Celebrating the Music of Video Games as an Art Form

HIGHLIGHTS London Symphony Orchestra will perform game music this weekend Music will include songs from Sonic the Hedgehog and Mario This year marks the 30th anniversary of the first game-music concert The electronic bleeps and squawks of Tetris, Donkey Kong and other generation-shaping games that you may never have thought of as musical are increasingly likely to be playing at ... Read More »

Video Gaming Becomes a Scholarship Sport at University of Utah

The University of Utah will become the first big-time sports school to offer scholarships for competitive video gaming, so far the most high-profile entry into collegiate esports. Backed by the Salt Lake City school’s video game development program, Utah’s first varsity esports team will play Riot Games’ popular League of Legends and compete in Riot’s collegiate league. More teams in ... Read More »

How to judge the time commitment of your next video game

One of the most crucial skills for success is proper time management. It’s vital that we use our time as effectively as possible. In that spirit, I offer a tip that will help you make some important decisions concerning the time you dedicate to the great pastime of playing video games. Today’s AAA titles vary wildly in the time they ... Read More »

Live 360-degree video comes to Periscope and Twitter

Live video is everywhere these days, from live Instagram Stories to Facebook Live broadcasts. But now live video on Twitter really will be everywhere, because select partners will be able to broadcast live, interactive 360-degree videos. Twitter’s Periscope app already lets anyone push live video to their Twitter feed. Starting today, “selected partners” will be able to broadcast 360-degree video ... Read More »

Moto X (2017) or Moto C gets pictured in leaked renders and video

For a long time now Motorola has been rumored to be reviving the Moto X line. Once these were its flagship smartphones, but now that job is reserved for the Moto Z. So the next Moto X, if there will ever be one, will sit in the company’s portfolio right below the Z. That means the new X should have ... Read More »

Students of Naxal-hit Chattisgarh district study maths through Hindi video lectures

The video lecture titled ‘Setu’ was the brainchild of Kanker collector Shammi Abidi, which is currently being used for running a remedial course in mathematics for class 9 students and for weekly training of primary and middle school maths teachers who do not have the subject background. Representational image, The video lecture titled ‘Setu’ was the brainchild of Kanker collector ... Read More »

Apple iPhone 7 Plus disassembled on video

A day before the iPhone 7 Plus launches, someone already took apart one unit to see what’s inside. Most interesting, of course, is what filled the hole left over from the 3.5mm headphone jack. By the looks of it, the square module of the new Force Touch module for the non-clickable Home button. There doesn’t seem to be a second ... Read More »

Google Pixel ‘Sailfish’ leaks in 3D renders and 360-degree video

The upcoming Google Pixel phone, codenamed ‘Sailfish’ has leaked once again, this time in 3D renders and a 360-degree video, both courtesy OnLeaks and Android Authority. According to the source, the phone measures 143.8 mm x 69.5 mm x 7.3 mm. It has roughly 5.2-inch 1080p display and running on a Snapdragon 820 with 4GB of RAM. On the bottom ... Read More »