Posts Categorized: Video



1970s Taiwanese pop star brought back to life as a hologram (VIDEO)

Remember last year when a hologram of Tupac performed alongside Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre at Coachella? Well, the company who went bankrupt s...

  • September 10, 2013
  • at 3:10 pm
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Report: Alibaba in talks to invest in Sina Video

Yesterday, China’s tech media began spreading a very interesting story: according to the First Economic Daily, Chinese e-commerce gian...

  • September 6, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Singapore’s I2R has developed a very cool robotic camera that could change teleconferencing

I’m a huge advocate of working from home, but even I will admit that it can be tough to try to integrate telecommuters into real-life ...

  • August 22, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Taiwanese animators take on Elon Musk’s Hyperloop (VIDEO)

Riding the wave of the Elon Musk hype, Taiwanese animators at NMA have given us another awesome video.

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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How much money can you get for making 6-second Vine videos for brands?

Mobile video app Vine is quite popular worldwide, surpassing 13 million users a couple of months ago. While most people simply love playing ...

  • August 13, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Chinese Researchers Team Up With Microsoft to Teach Kinect How to Understand Sign Language (VIDEO)

The folks at Microsoft Research Asia have collaborated with researchers from the Institute of Computing Technology at the Chinese Academy of...

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Nightspade Turns Your Smartphone into a PC Game Controller

Nightspade Turns Your Smartphone into a PC Game Controller (VIDEO)

Nightspade wants to turn your mobile phone and tablet into a game controller, and your computer into a gaming system. At Rock Star Dev 2013,...

  • July 8, 2013
  • at 2:45 pm
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Google’s StreetView Guy Walking Around Japan’s Creepily Deserted Battleship Island

Watch Google’s StreetView Guy Walking Around Japan’s Creepily Deserted ‘Battleship Island’ (VIDEO)

Japan’s notoriously creepy Battleship Island – actually called Hashima Island – has been deserted since the mid-1970s when its...

  • June 28, 2013
  • at 12:48 pm
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Youku-Tudou Launches ‘Sharing Plan’ to Encourage and Reward Original Content Producers

Most people go to Youku for the TV shows and movies these days, and it’s easy to forget that the site first earned its reputation in p...

  • June 26, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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China Labor Watch alleges iPhone 5C factory violations

The iPhone 5C hasn't even been officially announced yet, but Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and the American-owned factory that makes it is already und...

  • September 6, 2013
  • at 12:58 pm
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Pakistan’s year-long Youtube ban might finally be ending (but offensive videos will be blocked)

If you are a Pakistani Youtube fan, this has been a tough year. The Google service has been blocked in the country since last September, whe...

  • August 26, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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PPTV to launch PPLink hardware that switches video between mobiles and TVs

Following on the heels of its entry into the set-top box market, PPTV is about to launch the PPLink, a piece of hardware that is designed to...

  • August 21, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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PPTV acquisition rumors include Alibaba

Alibaba and Hunan TV to buy PPTV? PPTV says no

Here’s a rumor that’s simply too juicy not to pass along: Chinese tech blog 36kr is reporting that according to an unnamed Chine...

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 1:11 am
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HTC new TV ads with Downey Jr

HTC places a $1 billion bet on new marketing campaign with Robert Downey Jr (VIDEO)

After struggling with sales, seeing an executive brain drain, and suffering a huge loss in stock value, HTC (TPE:2498) needs a huge boost. T...

  • August 12, 2013
  • at 4:04 pm
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E-Wheelchair Creators Raise $1 Million, Roll Closer to Shipping in 2014

While everyone’s talking about Tesla and Terra, there are plenty of other startups working on electric vehicles. One such group of innovat...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 11:49 am
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Line Officially Launches in India With New TV Ads

Line Officially Launches in India With New TV Ads (VIDEO)

Japan-made Line app is weighing in to the social messaging app battle in India by officially launching in the country with the aid of two ne...

  • July 1, 2013
  • at 10:57 pm
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“Eye to Eye”: The Viral Music Video That Pakistan’s Internet Can’t Stop Laughing At

It looks like Pakistan may have found its own Rebecca Black. Or the Numa Numa guy. Or this guy. You know what, this really is better without...

  • June 28, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Smartisan OS launch

China’s Over-Hyped Smartisan OS Has Just Launched; What Next?

After lots of bullshit hype that this would somehow “kill off Apple eventually”, China-made Smartisan OS has finally launched.

  • June 17, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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