YouTube Says Computers Are Catching Problem Videos by DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI

The video-sharing site said it took down more than eight million videos in the fourth quarter of 2017. The vast majority were flagged by computers.

Published: April 22, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Giving Videos a Window of Their Own by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

Recent versions of the Mac operating system include the ability to watch web video in a separate floating window so you can play while you work.

Published: March 22, 2018 at 02:00PM

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AT&T-Time Warner Case: How the Biggest Antitrust Trial in Years Could Play Out by CECILIA KANG


By CECILIA KANG

Here’s what you need to know about a courtroom battle that could determine how you watch HBO or even sports.

Published: March 19, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Connecting Hardware to an iPad by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

Apple’s tablet has a headphone jack and a Lightning port to plug in external devices, but you can also pair gadgets and sling files wirelessly.

Published: March 19, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Closed Captions You Can Actually See by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

If you have trouble reading the descriptive text on screen, you might be able to adjust the size, color and font in your app or device settings.

Published: March 8, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Here Come the Fake Videos, Too by KEVIN ROOSE


By KEVIN ROOSE

Artificial Intelligence video tools make it relatively easy to put one person’s face on another person’s body with few traces of manipulation. I tried it on myself. What could go wrong?

Published: March 3, 2018 at 02:00PM

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Finding Closed-Caption Content Online by J. D. BIERSDORFER


By J. D. BIERSDORFER

Many streaming video providers offer movies and television shows with embedded text descriptions for those who cannot hear the words being spoken.

Published: February 18, 2018 at 02:00PM

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