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Movie studios keep asking Google to remove pirated content on their own computers

The submissions are likely innocent mistakes due in part to the actual hunt for infringing content, but shows just how little effort the movie studios are putting into submitting takedown requests. 33 more words

TV & Movies

Twitch is finally transitioning from Flash to HTML5

The company is following in the footsteps of another major online video haven. Youtube switched its default player to HTML5 in January of this year, citing the format’s recent adoption of Adaptive Bitrate (ABR). 36 more words

Policy & Ethics

How Pornhub's designers keep you coming…back

Behind the public facing Pornhub persona lurks MindGeek, a global conglomerate headquartered in Luxembourg. The company is controversial with many performers and directors in the adult business uncomfortable with its near monopoly status. 28 more words

Web Tv

Slack invents emoji favs, which are the best thing ever 💁

Some of us are addicted to favoriting tweets, but Slack had a better idea: what if you could favorite a message with emoji? After users consistently asked for a “like” button in its app, Slack wanted to find a better way to do it. 36 more words

The Next Web

Google's new $15 Ethernet adapter for Chromecast could finally solve your connection woes

Google’s Chromecast is great, affordable way to stream content from your mobile devices to your TV, but it’s not without issues. Google is now out to fix arguably its biggest problem – dropped wireless connections – with a new $15 Ethernet adapter. 15 more words

Television

The Netherlands: A Look At The World’s High-Tech Startup Capital

It’s a fascinating time to take stock of startup innovation in the Netherlands, a rare turning point where you can watch the hard work of the past give way to the immense promise of the future. 53 more words

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The Netherlands: A Look At The World's High-Tech Startup Capital

It’s a fascinating time to take stock of startup innovation in the Netherlands, a rare turning point where you can watch the hard work of the past give way to the immense promise of the future. 2,836 more words

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