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food news

Cops Seek Dunkin' Donuts Thief Who Livestreamed Himself Stealing a Doughnut

The South Brunswick police are calling the man the "Donut Desperado."
Jelisa Castrodale
6.6.19
In Moderation

Machine Learning Identifies Weapons in the Christchurch Attack Video. We Know, We Tried It

It took 29 minutes for a Facebook user to first report the livestream of the Christchurch terrorist. Now a machine learning system spots weapons in the stream with an over 90 percent confidence rating.
Joseph Cox
4.17.19
tech

Documents Show How Facebook Moderates Terrorism on Livestreams

On Friday, at least 49 people were killed in terror attacks in New Zealand. Documents, sources, and interviews with senior Facebook employees show how difficult it is for social media companies to moderate live footage.
Joseph Cox
3.15.19
Film

‘People’s Republic of Desire’ Shows the Dark Side of Livestreaming for a Living In China

Filmmaker Hao Wu's new documentary follows two livestreamers as they try to make it on YY, a popular streaming platform.
Matthew Gault
12.3.18
video

Chinese women are getting rich by simply livestreaming their days

In China, young women like 23-year-old Huan Huan can earn tens of thousands of dollars a month livestreaming themselves essentially just walking around.
Karen Ye
10.24.17
but also lots of people paid

The Mayweather-McGregor Fight Shows It’s Impossible to Stop Social Media Streaming of Big Events

You could pay $100 to watch on Pay Per View, or hope your mom’s neighbor has a big projector in the backyard that she can Facetime you.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.28.17
Don't Eat This

Viral Livestream Poisoning Highlights the Risks of Wellness Trends

Natural does not always mean healthy.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.6.17
funerals

The Future Is Having Your Funeral Livestreamed

More and more funeral homes and crematoriums are beginning to offer livestreaming services for friends and family who can't make it on the day.
Hannah Ewens
5.8.17
happy endings

'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' Community Bands Together to Support Bullied Player

Streamer has HSAN 2, a condition that keeps him from feeling pain.
Leif Johnson
4.20.17
Boat Boys

Build Computers and Chill With 'Boat Party'

We're premiering our new live series this Sunday
Danielle Riendeau
2.17.17
Technology

Facebook Live has a big problem: livestreamed violence

Noah Kulwin
1.6.17
Twitter

Twitch Is Opening Up Beyond Gaming Content

Twitch streamers will be able to stream non-gaming content under a new "IRL" category.
David Bixenspan
12.15.16
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