SnapChat Hack Involved Undocumented API


Snapchat is blaming unofficial, unauthorized apps for an apparent hack that has resulted in thousands of nude photos of users being released on 4chan, the same online forum where nude celebrity photos taken from hacked iCloud accounts were released.


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YouView and Netflix poised to sign a deal – Recombu


Netflix could soon be heading to BT and TalkTalk YouView boxes. 

The streaming service has reportedly entered talks with YouView, which could see...


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Gesture Recognition for Smart TV Market by Types worth $479.88 Million by 2018 – WhaTech


Gesture Recognition For Smart TV Market categorizes global market by Hardware(IR Temperature Sensor, Image Sensor, IR Proximity Sensor, , Light Sensors, & Semiconductor ICS) Software (2D & 3D Image Sensor), And Geography (Americas, EMEA, & APAC).


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Google offers three months free Now TV streaming to UK Chromecast owners – Engadget


Every now and again, Google likes to give something back to Chromecast owners. In July, it celebrated the streaming dongle's first birthday by offering a


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As networks strain, pay-TV operators begin embracing OTT distribution – FierceWireless


It appears operators' work in the area of video transmission is coming at the right time. According to a new report from FierceCable, major video content producers like ESPN and others are increasingly embracing over-the-top (OTT) distribution.


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Hillcrest Labs Brings Motion, Gesture and Cursor Control to Skyworth Smart TVs – PR Newswire (press release)


ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hillcrest Labs today announced that Skyworth, a leading TV brand in...


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Number-of-Connected-TV-Devices-Hits-Half-a-Billion – EContent (press release)


Worldwide ownership of Connected TV Devices (including smart TVs, smart blu-ray players, IP-enabled game consoles, and digital media streamers) grew 7% percent quarter-on-quarter in Q2 2014 and 34% versus over the same period in 2013 to reach 500...


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Connected TV device ownership hits half a billion units – DTG

Connected TV device ownership hits half a billion units
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Global ownership of connected TV devices—including smart TVs, Blu-ray players, game consoles and digital media streamers—reached 500 million units in Q2 2014, according to StrategyAnalytics.


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Myst is being turned into a ‘transmedia franchise’ will reach TV – TweakTown


Remember Myst? Well, it's being turned into a TV show, and beyond that, a 'true transmedia franchise'


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EE launches HbbTV-based TV service for the UK – DigitalTVEurope.net


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EE launches HbbTV-based TV service for the UK
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UK 4G mobile operator EE is to launch a fixed-line TV service, competing with BT and TalkTalk.


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