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Vevo Relaunches Apple TV App With Video Previews, Curation

Vevo Relaunches Apple TV App With Video Previews, Curation

Vevo revamped its app for Apple TV with a design it plans to trickle out to other streaming boxes later this year, aimed at displacing music-only apps for TV like Pandora. Vevo first launched on tvOS last February, and this represents its first major overhaul since then. According to the Vevo , the company saw a 58 percent increase in viewership on television between Q1 of 2016 and Q1 of 2017, and two billion video views for two consecutive months.


Samsung surprises with early release of unlocked Galaxy S8

Samsung surprises with early release of unlocked Galaxy S8

The folks over at XDA Developers have done some digging and discovered that some Galaxy S8 units actually carry UFS 2.0 chipsets. Would you buy a refurbished Galaxy Note 7? This is specifically for the SM-G930U model and comes after several variants of the Galaxy S7 from different mobile carriers in the different countries were released a few weeks ago.


SpaceX arranging a funeral in space

SpaceX arranging a funeral in space

The company has over 100 participants booked with each reservation starting at $2,490. And one company is now making that new commercial market a reality. "We are pleased to be able to play a role in their historical mission". A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket disappears into clouds after it lifted off on a supply mission to the International Space Station from historic launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, U.S., February 19, 2017.


YouTube removes mobile streaming requirements, makes it available to everyone

YouTube removes mobile streaming requirements, makes it available to everyone

Google has made it pretty hard to live stream to YouTube , at least on mobile. The video site is making it easier for users to broadcast content straight from their mobile devices by lifting the 1,000 subscribers requirement. It seems a little odd because the company is now organizing the I/O 2017 developer conference wherein it is dropping a lot of news. With Android TV, Chromecast, and the YouTube TV app, users will be able to see 360-degree videos and live content on the big screen.


Facebook to stream MLB game each Friday starting this week

Facebook to stream MLB game each Friday starting this week

Facebook may have missed out on streaming the country's most popular sport , but it has signed a deal to broadcast America's pastime. Red matchup on Friday will mark the first of Facebook's 20 broadcasts, with additional games to be announced at a later date.


ASUS ZenFone AR will launch at Verizon this summer

ASUS ZenFone AR will launch at Verizon this summer

In fact, Verizon will be the exclusive USA carrier for the ZenFone AR , so you'll have to be on big red if you want to buy ASUS's new device from an operator. The ZenFone AR is both Project Tango and Daydream VR-ready, which means future owners can get a variety of different experiences with just one handset.