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Easter egg: YouTube does the Harlem Shake

Easter egg: YouTube does the Harlem Shake

Move over Gangnam Style, there’s a new viral video dance sensation currently sweeping the globe. It’s known as the Harlem Shake and if you aren’t already familiar with the 30-second clips littering YouTube, the site will happily give you a…
Vimeo demos upcoming "pay-to-view" option with six movies

Vimeo demos upcoming "pay-to-view" option with six movies

Unwilling to rely on in-video ads for revenue like its competitors (namely YouTube), Vimeo announced plans in September to introduce two monetization schemes, including a paywall component that would provide content creators with flexible tools to charge viewers. Although it…
Weekend Open Forum: What's your favorite horror movie?

Weekend Open Forum: What's your favorite horror movie?

Although I don't regret "cutting the cord," there are some inherent drawbacks to relying on Internet services and discs for shows and movies -- namely that you always have to know what you want to watch. That's generally fine because I'm not interested in most of what's on TV and...