Robin L Marshall/Getty Images A new YouTube policy taking effect today, December 2nd, will allow creators with a focus on gaming to upload videos that contain simulated violence without worrying about being automatically hit by age-restriction gates. The company’s new policy for gaming is already how YouTube treats other scripted entertainment formats, like television and movies. It will allow future gaming videos that include scripted or simulated violence to possibly be approved directly without an…"YouTube’s new gaming policy will allow creators to produce more violent footage"
The social media giant says the Tory video infringed the BBC’s intellectual property rights. BBC Politics News: Source link"General election 2019: Facebook bans Tory ad over BBC footage"
The Pentagon released newly declassified video and images Wednesday of the raid targeting ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi that shows US forces taking small arms fire from multiple locations as their helicopters approached the compound. CNN news: Source link"Pentagon releases first Baghdadi raid footage"
First aerial footage shows 'unprecedented' damage in Bahamas as Dorian moves on CNN news: Source link"First aerial footage shows 'unprecedented' damage in Bahamas as Dorian moves on"
Photo by Dan Seifert / The Verge Amazon’s home security company Ring is coaching police departments in how to effectively request security camera footage from its customers, police emails obtained by Motherboard suggest. The emails contain advice like being more active on social media or speaking at meetings in order to encourage a better “opt in rate.” Over the past month, multiple reports have emerged about the partnerships between police departments across the US and…"Amazon is helping police convince people to hand over their Ring camera footage"
Trash is a new startup promising to make it easier for anyone to create well-edited videos. Social video is an area that CEO Hannah Donovan knows well, having previously served as general manager at Vine (the video app that Twitter acquired and eventually shut down). She said that in user research, even though people had “really powerful cameras in their pockets,” when it came to editing their footage together, they’d always say, “Oh, I’m not…"Trash uses AI to edit your footage into a fun, short videos"
DJI’s newest product, the Osmo Pocket, is the smallest handheld stabilizer the drone / camera company has made. It takes a bunch of things the Chinese company has done really well and puts them into an impressively small form factor. It’s meant to offer drone-like footage in a size that is comparable to a GoPro (even if it can’t take the same kinds of wear and tear). The Osmo Pocket costs $349 and ships December…"DJI’s Osmo Pocket is a tiny handheld gimbal that shoots 4K footage"
As millions of Americanâ€™s cozied up to a weekend of turkey sandwiches, Californiaâ€™s firefighters were just settling into their own beds at night. Some for the first time in weeks. After a historic fire season â€” made only more historic after following up last yearâ€™s record-setting fire season, which bested the previous record-setting fire season, and so on â€” the stateâ€™s firefighters finally have a reason to settle in for a much-needed nap. The Camp…"Drone footage offers a peek at the devastating effects of California’s wildfires"