Is Amazon’s Video Direct a Challenge to the Video Whoppers- YouTube or Vimeo?

Amazon is all set to take on YouTube, Netflix, Vimeo and other online video platforms. The retail company launched its online video services where users can upload videos and be paid royalties as well. The viewers can watch the videos for free, buy or rent the content with advertisements. The Prime members of Amazon can benefit an ad free version with additional benefits. The company offers access to proficient television shows and movies through Prime Video.

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YouTube Unplugged – YouTube Aims to Cut the Cord by 2017

YouTube is working on YouTube Unplugged which, if everything goes as planned, should be launched by 2017 and will cost you around $35 per month. This will give you live TV without having to pay for a cable connection. While this sounds easy enough for the audience, the legwork required by Google to accomplish this task seems to be tougher than they anticipated. YouTube is trying to get the major players like ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox to sign on ...

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Technology Addiction – Who is Doing This to Us?

There was a time when light was a symbol of enlightenment and self-realization but that has quickly changed. Now when we talk about light in darkness, it is usually the light of your smartphone lighting up for a new notification. You’d get up weary eyed to the sound of that ding and check what just came up in your virtual social world that has quite ironically made you unsocial. And now that you have checked that notification, you decide to ...

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Recent Studies Show That Social Media and Depression Go Hand in Hand

Depression is a problem that is rooted more deeply in our generation than ever before. We continuously hope to evade from such problems but we end up in a web that is difficult to break. And when I say web there is some reference to the World Wide Web in it too, because a recent research from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine shows that the use of social media may be directly linked to depression.

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Tubi TV – Watch Movies and TV shows for Free

Free video streaming services are now giving paid subscriptions like Netflix and Hulu some competition. The new services that are coming up are based on a completely different model than Netflix, Hulu or Amazon. These services do not rely on subscriptions for their profitability. Their claim to fame is the fact that they are free and are supported by ads instead of paid memberships. A popular streaming service is Tubi TV which has a massive library.

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How to Download YouTube Videos

When we think of downloading videos, the first thing that we must consider is whether it is legal or not. Copyrights are a subject that are very important and should be given some consideration when you choose to download videos. According to the terms of services of YouTube, you should not be downloading any video till the time the content does not specifically show a download option. Google ends up losing money when you watch YouTube videos offline. The company ...

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Top Netflix Alternatives

Netflix is becoming quite synonymous to video streaming. The company has unarguably secured the top spot in the industry. Netflix provides a perfect mix of movies, TV shows and original content at a good price. It is supported by most of the devices which makes it easy for the users. So while Netflix is one of the best, there are many other programs that are equally great. Some of these programs work on a subscription model while others are ad-supported, ...

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