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As many people probably know by now, Google came out with another of its Google Labs features on Monday: a Google News timeline view, which gives users the ability to see and scroll through headlines, photos and news excerpts by day/week/month/year. The sources of this data can also be customized to include not just traditional…

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I guess I am getting soft in my old age, but as soon as I saw the video of Capucine -- a young French girl who tells a magical story filled with monkeys and tigers and Winnie the Pooh and a hippopotamus that is allergic to magic -- I fell in love with her, as…

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There are so many people spending their lives in front of video cameras -- not just on sites like YouTube but on thousands of discussion forums and chat rooms across the Internet -- that the surprising thing isn't how many people choose to die in front of their webcams, it's how few. Liz Gannes at…

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So the soon-to-be new U.S. president, Barack Obama, is reportedly going to videotape regular addresses to the American people and upload them to YouTube, as well as to his new Change.gov social-media portal. All I could think of when I saw the headline from the Washington Post is "What the heck took so long?" It's…

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According to at least one account, the big star of the NewTeeVee Live conference -- put on by the gang at GigaOm -- wasn't the CEO of Hulu, or the head of Netflix, or even alterna-star Xeni Jardin of Boing Boing. It was 15-year-old video artist Lucas Cruikshank, otherwise known simply as "Fred." Lucas was…

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