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YouTube No Substitute to Press Release to Restate Earnings

Research shows video can present special hazards for a company when those powers are most needed.

For Flash on Linux, There Are Open Player Alternatives

Adobe may be discontinuing its standalone Flash Player for Linux, but Gnash and Lightspark both offer an open source solution.

Comcast Steampix Joins Attack on Netflix

Comcast's new streaming service, Steampix, is the latest service to try to grab business from Netflix.


Hulu Enters Original Content Biz with 'Battleground' Series

The new series from Hulu taps politics to create a 13-week mix of drama and comedy.


Google Updates YouTube with Discovery Features

Google TV gets some new navigation functions, just ahead of an expected refresh for Apple TV.


No Flash for Chrome on Android, Adobe Says

Google missed the Flash boat, after Adobe announced it is abandoning development of Flash for mobile browsers.

Web-based Counseling -- Telepsychiatry -- Is Taking off

Telemedicine has been around since the 1990s, but psychiatrists say it's increasingly used to treat remote patients as technology and security improves.

Visual Explorer Ultimate

Visual Explorer Ultimate offers a lot of built-in features for online video fans.

Redbox, Verizon Team on Streaming Service

The Netflix rival is expected to launch this year, but the partners are disclosing few details.


Netflix Launches 'Lilyhammer' Original Series

The tale of a mobster making his way in Norway stretches Netflix's distribution practices by posting eight episodes at once.