Twitter Has Killed Off One Of The Biggest Platforms For Black Culture - Huffington Post

Whether in Ferguson or just down the block, Vine conferred real power on its black users. By Lilly Workneh. Frederick M. Brown via Getty Images. Host King Bach speaks onstage during the 6th annual Streamy Awards. Bach is one of the most popular stars ...

Why Pornhub's Bid For Vine Makes Sense - Vocativ

The world mourned the loss of Vine following Thursday's announcement that the looping, six-second video platform will soon be discontinued, but Pornhub VP Corey Price immediately saw an opportunity. Mere hours after news broke that the Twitter-owned ...

What Vine Stars Are Saying About the Short-Form Video Platform Shutting Down - Adweek

On Thursday, Twitter announced it would soon be "discontinuing" the mobile app for Vine. Vine provided a wealth of hilarious six-second loops, often involving sports or highlighting political protests in a time before we all had livestreaming ...

Pornhub makes offer for now-defunct smartphone video app Vine - Washington Times

A screen capture from the official Vine website. On Oct. 27, Twitter announced it was discontinuing the 6-second looping-video app. more >. 0. Share. 0. Tweet. 0. Share. 0. Pin. 0. Share. 0. Mail. 0. Share. Print. By Ken Shepherd - The Washington Times ...

How Vine Changed Music - MTV.com

On October 27, 2016, the last good thing about the internet was cut off. In a curt Medium post, the social video app Vine announced that it would be shutting down in the coming months. On Twitter — the much bigger company that bought Vine in 2012 for ...

Why Vine died - The Verge

The thing about Vine becoming the internet's premier tool for making short-form videos is that it happened almost completely by accident. Its founders had envisioned their tool for making 6-second clips as a way to help people capture casual moments in ...

Twitter is Shutting Down Vine, Laying Off Employees - Geek

Twitter announced Thursday that it'll be discontinuing the Vine mobile app in a move that limited all productivity on the internet as people went looking for their favorite vines. In a blog post on Medium, Twitter, which acquired Vine before it even ...

Twitter killing Vine video service makes the internet worse - Boing Boing

The point of Vine was never to generate the next Fellini. It was to have dumb, stupid free play on an internet increasingly hostile to that kind of freedom, whether because of surveillance or heavy-handed advertiser presence or trolls. The lack of ...

Pornhub lends a hand to Vine with a buyout offer: '6 seconds is more than enough' - The Next Web

In a shocking turn of events, yesterday Twitter announced it's shutting down Vine within the next few months. But it seems the dying micro-vlogging service's fate might not be sealed just yet as Pornhub wants to lend a hand. The porn giant has offered ...

Twitter axes Vine amid global job losses - Netimperative

Twitter is shutting down its pioneering short video platform Vine, making the announcement on the same day that the embattled social network announced global job losses. In a blog, the video platform said “nothing is happening to the apps, website or ...

Twitter Forced To Shut Down Vine - iTech Post

Vine is on its last leg. Twitter just announced that it will shut down the popular six-second video platform. Twitter said that Vine will be discontinued "in the coming months" but did not disclose the reason for pulling the plug on the video service ...

Twitter to close Vine - CampaignLive

Vine allows users to upload six-second videos. Twitter said in a blog post that it will discontinue the mobile app "in the coming months". The post said: "Nothing is happening to the apps, website or your Vines today. We value you, your Vines, and are ...

Activists mourn the loss of Vine app they say shined a spotlight on Ferguson - CNN

Warning. A video in this story contains graphic language. (CNN) Antonio French arrived at the scene two years ago, soon after Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, had been shot in Ferguson, Missouri. French stood in the crowd behind the barricade ...

SheLovesMeechie On The Death Of Vine And The Future Of Viral Dance Crazes - The FADER

For Atlanta's SheLovesMeechie, Vine was the spark that allowed him to become one of the internet's most beloved dancers. Meechie started out uploading dance videos on YouTube, but soon switched to Vine as his primary marketing tool after realizing the ...

Twitter to Shut Down Vine, the Six-Second Video App - KQED

Twitter announced Thursday that it will soon shut down its Vine video app. (Photo: Cy Musiker/KQED). By Cy Musiker October 27, 2016. Share. Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) · Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) · Click to ...

Vine Is Dead, Long Live Vine - The Ringer (blog)

Thursday, Vine announced it is done. The looping video app launched in 2013 will shut down soon, though the website will live on and users will be able to access their old Vines (for a while you will be able to download them). But no new Vines will be ...

RIP Vine, 2012-2016 - Daily Beast

On Oct.27 at 12:30 p.m., Vine died. She was survived by her terrible father, Twitter. She was just 3 years old. The cause of death was murder by discontinuation. Twitter has taken responsibility for the killing, admitting that they will soon disable ...

Twitter Cuts Off Vine - Search Engine Journal

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A eulogy for Vine, the best place on the internet - Fusion

Last summer, during a particularly tough stretch at work, I found an unlikely source of relief in Vine. Every night before bed, in lieu of turning on Netflix or reading a book, I would pull out my phone, open the app, and spend the next 15, 30, or 45 ...

Twitter Is Cutting Vine, Which Will Be Discontinued - SFist

Vine, the 6-second looping video format introduced by Twitter more than three years ago as its rough video equivalent of a 140-character tweet, will soon be no longer. The company posted to Medium, the internet's obituary section for tech companies ...