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08.27.15
Google Chrome may ease auto-playing video headaches
08.27.15

Google Chrome may ease auto-playing video headaches

The browser may soon keep videos from playing automatically on background tabs.

By B. Steele,   08.27.15
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08.11.15
Facebook offers up its autoplay video ads to other apps
08.11.15

Facebook offers up its autoplay video ads to other apps

Facebook is letting developers leverage its autoplay video tech for in-app ads.

By B. Steele,   08.11.15
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06.29.15
Facebook figures if you listened to a video, you must like it
06.29.15

Facebook figures if you listened to a video, you must like it

Facebook continues to refine what you see in your news feed. Today, the social network that your m...

By R. Baldwin,   06.29.15
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06.16.15
Twitter automatically plays videos on iOS and the web
06.16.15

Twitter automatically plays videos on iOS and the web

Facebook isn't the only big social network automatically playing most videos these days -- Twitter...

By J. Fingas,   06.16.15
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03.23.15
Oh great, Twitter's testing autoplay videos in your feed
03.23.15

Oh great, Twitter's testing autoplay videos in your feed

Twitter has taken yet another page from Facebook's notebook. Starting today, the social media comp...

By M. Lalwani,   03.23.15
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12.17.13
Facebook confirms autoplay video ads are coming to your News Feed
12.17.13

Facebook confirms autoplay video ads are coming to your News Feed

They've been a long time coming, but Facebook's new video ads are finally here. Confirming an earl...

By M. Brian,   12.17.13
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12.17.13
WSJ: Facebook's autoplaying video ads launch this week
12.17.13

WSJ: Facebook's autoplaying video ads launch this week

After months of rumors, the Wall Street Journal claims Facebook will finally include video ads in...

By R. Lawler,   12.17.13
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12.11.13
Facebook brings auto-playing videos to mobile devices and the web
12.11.13

Facebook brings auto-playing videos to mobile devices and the web

We'd heard about Facebook experimenting with auto-playing videos in its news feeds on mobile (see...

By R. Lawler,   12.11.13
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06.18.11
Microsoft to malware: your AutoRunning days on Windows are numbered
06.18.11

Microsoft to malware: your AutoRunning days on Windows are numbered

Beware, malware. The Windows AutoRun updates for Vista and XP SP3 that Microsoft released in Febr...

By J. Pollicino,   06.18.11
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