Home-bound users fume as video apps do not sync with TVs

Kat Volpe laid out an exercise mat and tried to sync her iPhone with her big screen TV for a fitness class webcast on Instagram last week during New York's coronavirus lockdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 25th, 2020

How to disable / turn off auto-play video previews in iOS 13

iOS 13 has been available to users for weeks now and has introduced various features, although it also delivered problems with bank apps and other... The post How to disable / turn off auto-play video previews in iOS 13 appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 9th, 2019

Netflix Wants To Track Your Physical Activity, But Why?

The world’s largest video streaming service wants to track your physical activity for some reason. Netflix and other popular apps collect tons of data about their users, but they are always hungry for more user data.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkAug 1st, 2019

Apple and Valve, which run two of the world"s biggest stores for buying video games, are feuding with each other — and iPhone users could end up losing out (AAPL)

AP Valve says that Apple has rejected one of its apps, Steam Link, because of "business conflicts." Steam Link would let gamers pl.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 26th, 2018

TikTok, the Chinese app taking the social media world by storm

Chinese social media apps have struggled to win over users beyond their home turf. TikTok is changing that......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 19th, 2018

Facebook Portal Non-Review: Why I Didn"t Put Facebook"s Camera in My Home

Facebook’s new video-calling device makes users feel as if they are in the same room, says columnist Joanna Stern. But with privacy concerns now front and center, the Portal can’t be completely trusted......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 9th, 2018

15 movies you"ll be able to watch at home much earlier than expected as theaters shut down

Universal As major movie-theater chains close in the US due to the coronavirus, studios are releasing movies early to video-on-demand. They include Warner Bros.' "Birds of Prey," Sony's "Bloodshot," and Universal's "The Invisib.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2020

eSports, gaming industry thriving as video games provide escape from reality during coronavirus pandemic

WFAA's Jonah Javad wrote this from his apartment balcony because he -- like most of you -- is staying home in an effort to limit the outbreak of coronavirus and to "flatten the curve." The COVID-19 pandemic flattened the sports world as we know it. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2020

Free workouts from Peloton, Nike and others to help you stay active during your quarantine

14 fitness apps and streaming services that you can try at home for free.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 27th, 2020

Amazon, Apple, and others are making shows, books, and sporting everts free to access online for users staying home during the coronavirus pandemic (AMZN, AAPL)

David Santiago/Miami Herald/Tribune News Service via Getty Images Com.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 27th, 2020

Rosenblatt Discusses RingCentral"s Potential Video Product Launch And Its Impact On Zoom Video

Zoom Video Communications Inc (NASDAQ: ZM) has been one of the biggest market winners from the coronavirus-driven surge in employees working from home around the world. .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 27th, 2020

Mexican protesters hold "stay at home" signs on the border with the US over fear of the coronavirus outbreak

Getty Images/Guillermo Arias Around half a dozen protesters blocked the Mexico-bound lanes of a border crossing over fears those coming from the US could spread the co.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 27th, 2020

Coronavirus: From Facebook to YouTube, live video is back. How the apps compare

While venues are closed because of COVID-19, Coldplay and Garth Brooks have turned to live sets on.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 26th, 2020

Slack CEO reveals what it"s like to lead one of the biggest workplace chat apps as the coronavirus continues to force people to work from home like never before (WORK)

Slack Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield posted a detailed account on Twitter of what the last two weeks have been like for the company as the coronavirus pandemic has upended business. Butterfield discussed the challenges of predicting how his company wil.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 26th, 2020

Live Video App Ablo Sees Surge in Users and Conversations Amid COVID-19 Lockdowns

GHENT, Belgium, March 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As millions find themselves under lockdown, live video chat app Ablo is uniquely positioned to connect users across borders and .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMar 25th, 2020

Live Video App Ablo Sees Surge in Users and Conversations Amid COVID-19 Lockdowns

GHENT, Belgium, March 25, 2020 /CNW/ -- As millions find themselves under lockdown, live video chat app Ablo is uniquely positioned to connect users across borders and languages over their shared experiences amid t.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMar 25th, 2020

Facebook to cut video streaming quality in virus-hit Europe

Facebook will downgrade video streaming quality on its platform and on Instagram in Europe, the latest U.S. tech giant to respond to an EU call to stave off internet gridlock as thousands work from home due to the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 22nd, 2020

These 3 at-home fitness apps are seeing a huge jump as gym buffs try to maintain their workout routines from home during the coronavirus pandemic

Shutterstock As major gym chains close thei.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 20th, 2020

There"s a filter on Zoom you can use to look better on video calls while working from home. Here"s how to turn on the setting.

Memphis Meats/Handout via Reuters Zoom, the video-conferencing platform, has seen a major uptick in usage as an increasing number of people quarantine in their houses t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 19th, 2020

In just one week, Microsoft adds as many users to its Teams collaboration software as rival Slack has in total

Microsoft and Slack are sprucing up their work-at-home tech solutions amid the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 19th, 2020

It’s ‘quarantini’ time. People say cheers to video happy hours when they’re stuck at home.

At home, isolated and stressed over coronavirus fears, people are having happy hours over video chats to unwind with friends......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 17th, 2020