The YouTube Television Lab

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The YouTube Television Lab

Here is an interesting story from Wired about the lab YouTube has for analyzing how people watch television. Like advertising, everyone thinks they are an expert at watching television. We’ve all spent a good deal of our lives in front …

Viral Story Writer Tells All

What does it take to get someone to click on a headline at a news site so the article becomes a viral story? Here are a few tricks to the trade from a writer who’s job it is to create …

Removing Fake-Facts From Search

According to Wired, Google is seeking to remove fake-facts from its search results and has released a feedback form that allows consumers to curate results. Wired praises Google for this effort at transparency and in addressing the issue of …

AI Journalism at The Washington Post

A Wired story explains how Artificial Intelligence (AI) is being used at The Washington Post to write mundane, data heavy stories. At this point, journalist at the newspaper see it as helpful, allowing them to address the more mundane aspect …

WIRED Picks Top Science Stories of 2016

Matt Simon from WIRED has chosen the top nine science news stories of 2016. The list includes captivating chronicles of new discovery, personal drama and perseverance leading to technology breakthroughs. Check out his list and see if you agree. …

First Live-Action Virtual Reality Film?

Wired has a story about what might possibly be the first live-action virtual reality film ever produced. It is short, less than 40 seconds. You can get an idea of how live-action virtual reality works from the story and you …