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  • Sep 17, 2014
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Syria rebels vow to punish atrocities amid video outrage

The Free Syrian Army pledged on Wednesday to punish atrocities amid outrage over a video showing the mutilation of a corpse, as the regime ruled out discussing President Bashar al-Assad’s departure in negotiations.

Wednesday, 15 May, 2013, 5:23pm

Mother’s video surveillance of daughter angers Facebook users

The woman admitted the girl was her daughter and she recorded the video through a webcam installed on her daughter’s desk lamp. “…[Today’s homework]progress is not bad, but she kept talking to herself, and was singing while doing [homework],” the woman commented on the video.

6 Mar 2013 - 5:03pm

Video a chilling prelude to balloon calamity

In the candid scenes, visitors from Hong Kong, France, Japan, Britain, Hungary and Egypt merrily wave at the camera and snap pictures as the balloon is inflated. A young Chinese woman poses for photos with her family.

3 Mar 2013 - 5:14am

North Korea removes Call of Duty copycat video game from YouTube

The video was "taken down by the user" after the complaint was filed by US-based Activision, the publisher behind the blockbuster military shooter video game franchise.

9 Feb 2013 - 5:29am

North Korean propaganda video shows New York under attack

The footage was uploaded by the North's official website, Uriminzokkiri, which distributes news and propaganda from the state media.

6 Feb 2013 - 5:29am

Illegal racers on Hong Kong's streets video themselves and aid police

Motorists who upload videos of illegal car races online to boast of their driving skills are helping police catch offenders.

Officers say that as front-view cameras on cars become more common, a trend has emerged for posting videos of high-speed races online.

17 Nov 2012 - 4:23am

Anti-Islam filmmaker Nakoula Basseley Nakoula denied bail

The filmmaker behind the anti-Islamic video that has sparked violence across the globe is behind bars after a US judge ordered that he be arrested and held without bail on suspicion of violating terms of his probation, including allegedly lying about his role in the film's production.

29 Sep 2012 - 4:23am

3-D Camcorders

Sony HDR-TD10E

15 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Old tech

The way we watch movies at home changes relatively quickly, as the death of the videocassette illustrates. What's more, commercially successful technology isn't always as good as that which it replaces. Betamax video players were better quality than the VCRs which came slightly later and became the industry standard.

10 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Film editing tool gets an Oscar

Developed for digital video editing on a personal computer, Avid Liquid 7 offers the Swiss Army Knife-version of essential software programs to get the job done.

It has a fully integrated video toolset:

25 Apr 2006 - 12:00am