The German graphic designer Florian Hofmann has created an animated video in which mini-phones in the control room of a big smartphone give users information about the weather or play music.
After winning the 2018 International Leipzig Festival for Documentary, the film has been mired in controversy for giving a platform to racist slurs. Filmmaker Pablo Ben Yakov says he wanted to let the audience judge.
Instagram, which has surpassed 1 billion users, is entering the video streaming arena, launching a video platform called IGTV. The app is supposed to help the social media platform compete with YouTube.
The east African nation hopes to raise millions from the levy on smartphone apps such as Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Protesters have threatened to mobilize against the tax unless it is removed by Friday.
Fear of Facebook has spread at the International Broadcaster Convention (IBC) in Amsterdam after the social network unveiled plans to expand the reach of its video offering in order to increase its advertising revenues.
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