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  • News: YouTube Adds 2D-to-3D Conversion Tool

    YouTube wants to improve on the lack of 3D content, which is one of the main barriers stopping mass adoption of the technology. The video streaming site is now making it easier for anyone to create 3D video content, without the need for special cameras, with a beta 2D to 3D conversion tool.

  • News: Netflix deals with cloud security concerns

    As Netflix commits its future to streaming movies to customers, it relies almost exclusively on cloud services for its infrastructure, raising security concerns that require a new way of thinking, the company's cloud security architect says.

  • News: Apple releases updates for Compressor, Motion

    Apple's primary focus on Tuesday may have been the 10.0.1 Final Cut Pro X update, but its other professional-level video apps, Compressor and Motion, haven't been left out in the cold. Both applications have received updates, to versions 4.0.1 and 5.0.1 respectively, and the company has additionally released a package of ProApps QuickTime Codecs for all three applications.

  • News: Instagram 2.0 adds live filters and higher-resolution photos

    Instagram on Tuesday unveiled version 2.0 of its popular photo-sharing app. The update adds new filters, live filter previews, instant tilt-shift effects, more border controls, high-resolution photos, and rotation controls.

  • News: Apple starts to fine-cut Final Cut Pro X

    If you've been skeptical, suspicious, or cynical over Apple's ground-up rewrite of Final Cut Pro, Tuesday's 10.0.1 update may well spur you to give the software another shot: The company has not only restored several much-needed features for professionals, it's also offering wary non-linear editors a free 30-day trial and a PDF booklet to help transition from Final Cut Studio.

  • News: Netflix apologizes, spins off DVD service

    Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has two messages for all of you who feel jilted by the company's action this year to split its DVD and streaming video services. First: "It's not you, it's me." Second: "We're doubling down."

  • News: ITV Player suffers outage following Downton Abbey demand

    ITV's online catch-up TV service, ITV Player, suffered an outage last night as web users flocked to the net to watch the first episode of Downton Abbey.

  • News: Consumer Wrath Hits Netflix Hard

    Hell hath no fury like a consumer scorned--a fact Netflix is discovering since it restructured its pricing in July. One million consumers have bailed since the restructure, and the company's stock price is falling precipitously.

  • News: DEMO '11: Keep your eyes on WeVideo

    While there were a lot of impressive technologies at this year's DEMO convention, WeVideo looks like it has the most potential to be the Next Big Thing.

  • News: Skype closes Windows gap with improved Facebook integration

    Just five weeks after releasing its last update, Skype has unveiled beta version 5.4 of its Mac client. The new update promises to add improved Facebook integration, as well as bring the Mac version of the popular VOIP software more in line with Skype for Windows.

  • News: Canon Announces New High-End Point-and-Shoot Cameras

    Canon announced two new cameras Thursday morning as part of its PowerShot line of point-and-shoot cameras. The two models, the S100 and the SX40 HS, are upgrades for the S95 and the SX30 IS respectively and both cameras are seeing incremental upgrades rather than radical changes.

  • News: GO tv, new pay and digital TV launches in Kenya

    Multichoice Kenya, which is 40% owned by Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC) and 60% by Multichoice Africa, on Tuesday launched GOtv in Kenya. The launch took place at the Nairobi Hilton and was attended by GOtv Managing Director Felix Kyengo, KBC Managing Director - Waithaka Waihenya, Ministry of Information & Communication Permanent Secretary --Dr Bi-tange Ndemo and Information & Communication Minister -- Hon Samuel Poghisio. GOtv will be available with the use of a standard television aerial and GOtv's digital tv decoder.

  • News: Creating a cloud-based backup for your image library

    Creating your own cloud storage system doesn’t require a degree in computer science. But it does help to choose the right equipment. A number of companies are offering network-capable hard drives that work nicely for photo backup and remote access. These network appliances typically house a couple of drives, basic server software, and an Ethernet connector. And since you don’t have to wire these units directly to a computer, they can be housed anywhere you have power and a connection to the Internet.

  • News: Remains of the Day: Everything but the kitchen sync

    Apple may be up for bringing back some of MobileMe's soon-to-be-discontinued features at a later date, if consumers barrage them with feedback. Elsewhere, a profile of Tim Cook's successor, an ultra luxury car with an Apple twist, and who made HTC the latest barometer of cool, anyway? The remainders for Tuesday, September 13, 2011 would like their car brought around right away.

  • News: iPhone Accessories to Take Phone Photography to New Levels

    Apple's smartphone darling--the iPhone 4--is fast becoming one of the most popular cameras in the world. This is due in part to the image quality of its camera and to the photo software available for it (including Instagram, a photo filter app that simplifies sharing your photos).

  • News: Netflix Now Works on Android 2.2 and 2.3 Devices

    Netflix customers who want to watch the latest shows on the go using their smartphones have gotten some good news, but not everyone will be able to share in the party.

  • News: Blackmagic Design launches Thunderbolt video capture box

    Intensity Extreme features HDMI and analog video I/O, and is powered completely by Thunderbolt.

  • News: IBC 2011: Adobe buys colour and stereo 3D tech from Iridas

    Adobe says that expects to add Iridas colour grading tools -- which include tools for working with stereoscopic 3D footage -- to its video product line.

  • News: Adobe releases second free beta of Edge HTML5 animation tool

    Adobe has released a second free beta version of its new Edge software for creating animated web pages and elements such as ads in HTML5.

  • News: Adobe launches Carousel cloud-based photo app

    Adobe has announced Carousel, a new photo editing and sharing application that spans the desktop, tablet, and smart phone.



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