When Google’s ‘Chrome TV’ TV app launches on Google Play, you’ll need an internet connection to watch it

The latest version of Google's Chrome TV app is coming to Android, but the video-streaming app has some important changes in store for you.The new version of the app is set to go live tomorrow.We'll take a closer look at the big changes ahead.Read moreA new Chrome TV page The new Chrome tv app now appears in the Google Play store, and while the app still isn't ready for the general public, it...

Indiana media market is ‘shaking off’ new Ebola threat

Indiana is beginning to recover from the Ebola pandemic, with more than a dozen counties reporting more than 100 cases in the past week.But the virus continues to spread, including through Indiana and the rest of the Midwest, according to the latest numbers from the Indiana Department of Health.The state reported Friday that there were 1,822 cases of Ebola in the counties, the most of any state...

Why will Google’s media marketplace suffer a major blow?

Posted September 21, 2018 12:21:14In a move that will surely have a chilling effect on the future of online media and a key part of Google's strategy, Google will no longer be able to create its own online media marketplace for media publishers.In a blog post published on Friday, the search giant said it was scrapping the product, which was launched in 2018.It is expected to be replaced by an...

Walmart to hire more than 100 more in the coming weeks

Walmart is set to hire hundreds more people in the next several weeks as it begins a process of reshaping its workforce, Axios has learned.As part of its restructuring effort, Walmart is hiring about 100 people in its fulfillment centers and warehouses, the company confirmed.This will be an increase of about 300 positions in the supply chain as of September 15.The Walmart spokesperson told Axios...

The world’s largest bitcoin exchange now supports Android and Apple TV, but it’s not clear how the platform will support the digital currency next year

New York Times tech editor Mike Masnick revealed on Twitter today that he and his team are working with Coinbase to support Android and iOS devices in the future."We are working on Android, too," he said."Our goal is to be ready to support the latest platforms by the end of the year."Masnick added that the company was looking into supporting Apple TV."Apple TV is one of the most popular streaming...

When will you be able to buy your own TV? (Updated)

Posted January 14, 2018 11:57:22When will you have to buy the TV that you want? Or maybe you are a TV junkie who loves watching the latest blockbuster TV shows on demand.It all depends on how you are living in the States.There are plenty of reasons to get rid of your TV as a cheap, disposable way to save money, as well as to keep up with the latest television trends and get some...

Facebook, Amazon and Google: News sites can be fragmented into categories

A new report from the New York Times finds that news sites that use a fragmented media marketplace (MFM) model are more likely to feature fewer stories from a variety of sources and are more susceptible to being targeted by social media trolls and abusive users.The report, "What's Next for News Sites?", found that only 6% of MFM news sites had at least one story that was exclusively about a...

Indiewire’s Top 10 New Indie Sites

Now playing: Amazon to make its TV show 'Harmony' available to the public on Amazon Video Now playing to watch the trailer for 'Harpers' starring Tom HanksNow playing to listen to the new 'Happily Ever After' music video by the Rolling StonesNow playing 'The Amazing Spider-Man' trailer: Behind the action Now playing 'Captain America: Civil War' trailer Now playing The Avengers: Infinity War...

How to make the ‘bullseyeball’ out of an image

When it comes to using the internet to find and buy content, people have been using a variety of tools to figure out what to do with their information.Now, there's a new one: an online marketplace that lets users make their own "bullseyecalls" that appear to be news articles and other news content.The platform, called Insight Media Marketplace, is designed to help people find and share news...