Introducing Facebook Timeline
Every time Facebook changes their interface, people become upset. But the new Facebook Timeline layout actually looks pretty cool.
The video was uploaded only 24 hours ago
A New Class Of Social Apps On Facebook
Also among the most-shared videos released yesterday was another announcement from Facebook: newly verbified, app-generated statuses. Wait… what? The video demonstrates it just fine.
Incidentally, the way you get the new Timeline view involves some basic testing of the verb-status app fields. This other video explains that in better detail.
Webcam 101 for Seniors
Although “Webcam for Seniors” was uploaded nearly two weeks ago, Tweets and blog posts linking to the video maintained high levels throughout the week, keeping it within the top 20 most blogged-about videos of the week on Viral Video Chart.
What Does It Feel Like To Fly Over Planet Earth?
This stunning time-lapse take from the International Space Station offers a truly unique view of our planet.
Official Ojai Valley Taxidermy TV Commercial
How does a local TV commercial for a taxidermy company turn into one of the most-viewed, most-shared videos of the week? Being produced by Commercial Kings Rhett and Link is a good start. Turning into a meme on Reddit is even better. For more on the Chuck Testa phenomenon, check out The BuzzFeed Interview.
- Airplane debris discovered Wednesday on the coast of the French island of Réunion is found to belong to a Boeing 777, a Malaysian official confirmed to AFP Friday.
- Beijing has won its bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics. It's the first city to host both the summer and winter games.
- Zimbabwe's environment minister has called for Walter Palmer, the American dentist who killed Cecil the lion, to be extradited over the animal's death.