DeepMind AI teaches itself about the world by watching videos

Posted in Software on 12th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

DeepMind has developed an AI that teaches itself to recognise a range of visual and audio concepts just by watching tiny snippets of video.

Facebook introduces new video service

Posted in Business on 11th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

Social media giant Facebook has made a move into dedicated video, pitting it against YouTube and TV networks.

Sony Patents Contact Lens That 'Records What You See'

Posted in Hardware on 18th Dec, 2016
by Alex Muller

A new patent, awarded to the company in April, describes a contact lens that can be controlled by the users deliberate blinks, recording video on request.

YouTube live-streams in virtual reality and adds 3D sound

Posted in Online on 18th Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

Google said select concerts from California's Coachella festival would be the first to use the virtual reality facility.

YouTube's new trending tab shows you viral videos 'as they take off'

Posted in Online on 10th Dec, 2015
by Alex Muller

Its interesting to watch YouTube add more curation features to the mix as the Internet supplants traditional TV.