Facebook tests Instant Video downloading over Wi-Fi to save your data
12 September, 2017, 12:53 | Author: Marjorie Miles
The feature, known as "Instant Videos", downloads videos while on a Wi-Fi connection and later allowing them to watch when on-the-go, or whenever they're without mobile data connection.
"Instant Videos" are being tested with a small percentage of people using its Android application, the social media giant was quoted as saying by TechCrunch on Tuesday.
The company has improved its strategy for video content, including cutting deals for digital TV shows.
Land Rover Discovery SVX debuts with supercharged V8
Another option is an air purification system to improve the outside air entering the cabin and passing through the air-con unit. If you're interested, you can register your interest with Land Rover, but prices won't be confirmed until next year.
This means users can watch videos on the go for free, without having to stream via a mobile network.
Instant Videos on Facebook are marked with a lightning icon.
Facebook has recently been making a push to be the most dominant player in online videos, earmarking money to develop original content and tweaking their content-serving algorithm for users who are on a mobile data connection. However, FacebookInstant Videos functions a bit differently. While connected to a WiFi network, it will cache the videos on the smartphone and will make them available for viewing later.
Bayern Munich star confirms he rejected Man Utd switch
Lewandowski said he feared Bayern would be left behind if they did not invest heavily in the transfer market. 'We need time. Rummenigge told Bild: "I am sorry for what Lewandowski said". "Obviously Robert was irritated by PSG's transfers".
While Instant Articles has mostly focused on the speed and convenience of reading news on Facebook, Instant Video focuses on the cost and accessibility.
Capturing a global audience for its newfound video efforts will certainly be important for Facebook.
Airlines Cancel Atlanta Flights As Irma Heads North
Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport is prepared for the resumption of commercial air service Tuesday, September 12, 2017. Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood global airport announced in a tweet Monday it will remain closed until Tuesday.
Irma remains off the west coast of Florida as it moves past Miami, but the city is being buffeted by high winds and heavy rain. With Irma, the forecast track along the Gulf coastline will expose more of Florida's cities to the stronger side of the storm.
Zeid said he was further "appalled" by reports of Myanmar authorities laying land mines along the border with Bangladesh. Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has come under worldwide pressure to halt the violence.
Last year, it was said that the Yanomami people could face extinction if they are not protected, revealing the increase of danger. The victims reportedly belonged to a tribe labeled as "uncontacted" by the United Kingdom based organization Survival Unlimited .
A boat rack storage facility lays destroyed after Hurricane Irma blew through Hollywood, Fla., on September 10, 2017 . The company has said it expects millions of people to lose power, with some areas experiences prolonged outages.
Robyn Horsager-Boehrer, professor and chief of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Texas Southwestern's William P. But the evidence on how much, if any, is safe to drink, or at what stages of pregnancy, is notable by its absence.
Auto shares also witnessed buying as the increase in Goods and Services Tax (GST) was less wide-ranging than expected. IndusInd Bank shared had risen as much as 6 per cent to a 52-week high of Rs 1,799.10 during intraday trade.
In comparison, human judges didn't get anywhere near these levels of accuracy, with a 61% success rate for men and 54% for women. Worse again, that anti-gay governments - such as Russian Federation - could use it to target members of a country's population.
Therefore, in the Champions League , the English return two years later, which will give owners more motivation for the fight. The Horsemen, as they're nicknamed, had to negotiate three rounds of qualifying in order to reach the group stage.
Louisville, which was originally scheduled to play Clemson at 3:30 p.m., will now face the Tigers at 8 p.m. on ABC. The Cardinals quarterback accounted for 525 total yards and six touchdowns in a 47-35 win over North Carolina.
Now check-in process has again resumed and flight operations have become normal after no "harmful substance" was found. The incident took place at Frankfurt Airport's Terminal 1 on Monday afternoon, German media reported.
Vigilance is key in recovering from Irma
South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster on Sunday night issued a mandatory evacuation for some barrier islands, CNN reported . The core of Hurricane Irma , potentially with winds gusting over 150 miles per hour or more , is going to come close.
Power outages reported across South Florida as Irma approaches
Authorities are still surveying damage from the record-breaking storm, and this story will be updated as more details emerge. At the moment Irma is making its slow fateful right turn that will put it on a collision course with Florida's west coast.
Trump's lawyers wanted Jared Kushner gone
People familiar with the matter told the WSJ that staffers had begun to prepare a statement in case Kushner did ultimately resign. Kushner and the president's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., according to people familiar with the matter...
Panthers Made Light Work Of 49ers In Week 1 Matchup
Shanahan said he would take some time to go back and look at those situations to decide if he needs to alter his thinking. It was a heavy workload for a guy playing in his first game at this level and shows Carolina's confidence in him.