U.S. students are falling behind international students in science rankings, but that won’t be the case if a group called the Ecogeeks has its way. This gang of engaging young scientists and web video producers has turned their Ecogeeks science video podcast into a cult hit among kids, teachers, and anyone with an interest in . . .
Every time you watch a video on sites like YouTube or Netflix, you’re actually watching a video stream instead of say watching a video on your computer that you’ve downloaded and saved. When you stream video you need an Internet connection, when you watch a video you have saved on your computer it doesn’t matter . . .
Before getting into details and the differences between Microsoft Windows Media Player (WMP) 12 and RealPlayer one thing is clear they both deliver high-quality audio and video. Deciding which media player is right for you depends on what you want it to do. One media player offers a bit more customization of controls and a . . .
UPDATED GOOGLE CHROME AND REALPLAYER, DECEMBER 11, 2012: We have just released a new version of RealPlayer that works with Google Chrome. Please select Check for Updates in the drop-down menu in the RealPlayer app or simply click the orange button in the top right corner of this page to download and install the newest version . . .
The Olympics may almost be over, but that’s just making room for the start of another sport. That’s right, football is finally back, as the 2012 NFL Preseason is already underway. Once again this summer, you can watch NFL online with the NFL Preseason Live streaming video package. A slew of games is scheduled each . . .
Over the past couple of years, YouTube has been adding video enhancement functionality to its upload tool such as the ability to include comments or block out portions of a video. Now, the company has created a face blurring tool that can automatically blur out the faces of each person in your uploaded YouTube video. . . .
The last of the major PGA tournaments of the year is about to swing into action, as the 2012 PGA Championship gets underway August 9-12 at scenic Kiawah Island in South Carolina. Fans who prefer to watch PGA golf online are in luck – PGA.com is streaming the PGA Championship live online, at absolutely no . . .
The video-sharing website YouTube is the third most popular site on the Internet, streaming a staggering four billion videos every day. That popularity, however, is not all wine and roses and piano-playing cats. Of those four billion YouTube videos viewed daily, many are copyrighted material provided by media businesses for people to view on YouTube. . . .
UPDATED JULY 24, 2012: Details on watching the Olympic Torch Relay online, mobile apps available, and exclusive content for Facebook added. The Olympic Games date back to the 6th Century BC, but this summer’s London 2012 Olympics mark the first time you can sit at the computer and watch the Olympics live online. NBC Sports . . .
The video conference of the future has arrived, and it’s every bit as out-of-this-world as a “Star Wars” hologram. Thanks to Canadian researchers who have developed a 3D video conference technology that projects a life-size, 360-degree, real-time holograph version of your video chat partner – whether they’re right next door, or in a galaxy far, . . .