How Peppa Pig became a video nightmare for children

The weirdness of YouTube videos, the extremism of Facebook and Twitter mobs, the latent biases of algorithmic systems: all of these have one thing in common with the internet itself, which is that – with a few dirty exceptions – nobody intentionally designed them this way. This is perhaps the strangest and most salutary lesson […]

Zoom, USISPF to provide free video access for schools

The U.S.-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) on Tuesday announced that it is partnering with video meeting app Zoom to provide free access to the video technologies for K-12 (primary and secondary) education institutions in India. The current lockdown globally due to the COVID-19 crisis has resulted in many schools transitioning to video conferencing.

PHT remembers video games: EA Sports’ NHL ’98 and its unmatched intro video

EA finally found its Playstation-era footing with NHL ’98 Asking a video game company to pump out an annual sports title is already asking a lot. Asking them to make a jump from console generations borders on audacious, especially around this time, when developers were still trying to figure out the whole “polygon” thing.

Shocking video shows tourists feeding caged tigers with FISHING POLES at a Chinese zoo

Viral video emerged on Monday shows a group of tourists – some are children – leaning against a balcony while swinging their fishing poles attached with raw meat to attract the tigers on the ground. It remains unknown when the video was filmed

Top New Video Games Releasing On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC This Week — April 5-11, 2020

The long-anticipated remake is also coming this month–well, part of it. This particular release only tells Cloud’s story through the Midgar story arc, but Square Enix says the side quests and other content still makes the game size comparable to that of other mainline Final Fantasy titles. Combat in the remake has also been reimagined. […]

East Bay School District Reaches $665K Settlement With Student Over Bond Parody Video

The settlement provides that both sides will pay their own lawyers’ fees. When asked about legal fees, Yu family attorney James McFall stated, “While the amount of the settlement is a matter of public record, what the family plans to do with the money is something they choose to keep private.”

TikTok buried videos of ugly, poor, obese and disabled users

The controls were reportedly put in place to ensure “rapid growth in the mould of a Silicon Valley start-up while simultaneously discouraging political dissent with the sort of heavy hand regularly seen in (TikTok’s) home country of China.”

Paul Walker’s daughter shares rare video of him

The “Fast and Furious” actor turned 40, weeks before he was killed in an accident in which he was the lone passenger of a 2005 Porsche Carrera GT that slammed into a light pole and burst into flames in an office park in the community of Valencia in Santa Clarita, about 30 miles north of […]

Former Flash Director Shares Cryptic Response to Ezra Miller’s Choke Video

Shortly after the video began to make headlines, director John Francis Daley sent out this short message that simply says, ‘Creative Differences.’ That would appear to be directed at Miller. The message simply is clearly alluding to the usual, diplomatic explanation for why creative teams exit projects in Hollywood. Based on the timing of this […]

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard record awkward video apology over dogs

“It was offered. Whether the court accepts it or not as part of an outcome is really the realm of the court, and in this instance the court did,” he told reporters. “I don’t think it is something they would have willingly wanted to do.”