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04.11.14 Andy Cush

Coachella’s organizers are livestreaming the three-day music festival in its entirety again, and as The Verge points out, that means you’ll be able to watch OutKast’s first live show in about a decade as it plays out, even if you’re not in Indio. To do so, just head to Coachella’s YouTube channel around 11:30 PST (2:30 EST). […]

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12.05.13 Marina Galperina

Virginia Tech has just staged the operatic works of Mozart within the indie sandbox video game Minecraft. Watch “OPERAcraft” above (it starts at 24:00) to see the live performance voiced by a group of Virginia Tech music majors from a four-story stage construction while a cast of Minecraft characters controlled by highschool students are projected onto 42-foot-by-26-foot […]

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08.12.13 Andy Cush

Thanks to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, this week, you’ll be able to take an afternoon break to the deepest recesses of the Atlantic Ocean. From now until Friday, the NOAA’s Okeanos Explorer and an accompanying unmanned submarine are traversing the Northeast U.S. Canyons, and live streaming the entire thing. To tune in, use the player below. The […]

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05.10.13 Andy Cush

Bitcoin: Currency of the future! Speculative bubble! Somewhere in between those two! Wherever you stand on the viability of the hot-button crypto-currency, chances are you’ve seen (and potentially been beguiled by) references to Bitcoin mining, the process by which hyper-powerful computers work through a series of hyper-complicated computations in hopes of stumbling across some digital […]

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02.15.13 Andy Cush

This morning’s meteorite impact in Russia had nothing at all to do with the massive asteroid that’s scheduled to barely graze by Earth this afternoon, it turns out–that one’s still on its way. Asteroid 2012 DA14, at 50 meters in diameter, will zoom by without disturbing our planet, according to NASA, but it’s understandable if you’re […]

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04.12.12 Joseph Schulhoff

The next wave of Occupy protest videos will likely have crisper image clarity thanks to Livestream’s HD broadcasting device: the Broadcaster. At $495, the Broadcaster is a streaming device made to take HD footage (1080i, 720p, or SD 480i) encode it to the h.264 codec and stream it to a user’s Livestream account. The Broadcaster […]

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