Category: Opinion

Opinionated pieces on various video-related topics and issues

Twitter Video: a news revolution?

At the time of writing not everyone’s seeing this in their Twitter app but gradually over the next fortnight or so, a new video feature is being added to Twitter accounts. We think it will be, to use that awful phrase, a “game changer” at...

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Opinion: YouTube Boost from Vessel?

So the secret is out; Vessel has officially unveiled what it’s up to in its plan for world video domination. The idea is to “poach” (well, OK – tempt) top YouTube celebrities into signing a limited-time exclusivity deal on each video and pitch access to...

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Wrist slap for UK vloggers over Oreo “ad”

Those pesky do-gooders at the UK’s Advertising Standards Agency, have stuck their nose into paid product promotions on YouTube after a handful of well-known vloggers put up videos for Oreo cookies. Despite telling viewers that the videos were made possible by Oreo and that the...

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We’re not buying 4K right now

This year’s CES was something of a disappointment for the camcorder user. Sure, DSLRs are still all the rage for creative videomakers whilst the average consumer just whips out their mobile phone but we at Tubeshooter like to imagine that there is still a hardcore...

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Cloud Cuckoo Land? Adobe’s new software strategy

It didn’t take long for that to come about then. Less than a year after Adobe launched its rental alternative to software buying, it’s now confirmed that this is the only way forward for people who want to keep using its software. Pay a –...