Tag Archive: Autoplaying


How to Disable Netflix AutoPlaying Previews & Trailers

Would you like to turn off Netflix autoplay of previews and trailers? It’s fairly simple to disable preview autoplaying, and you can always reenable it again should you change your mind. As you likely have noticed by now, Netflix automatically plays previews and trailers of shows and movies as you browse around. Some users may … Read More

Twitter injects autoplaying video ads into iOS app

Twitter is looking to take a swipe at YouTube’s viral video crown by adding a new feature that will automatically play videos in your timeline. Starting today, some Twitter users in the U.S. on iPhone and iPad may see videos…Read more ›

How To Restrict Facebook Auto-Playing Videos To Wi-Fi Only [iOS Tips]

Facebook’s main iOS app has just added a feature to automatically play videos–sans sound–when you swipe the video preview onto your screen. If you have data caps, or just don’t want to waste your cellular bandwidth on videos you don’t…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Stop Auto-Playing Videos on Facebook to Conserve Cellular Data

Facebook recently began to auto-play videos that are contained within the news feed of the Facebook app for iOS (and presumably Android). Though the videos play without sound, that auto-play behavior can still greatly increase the iPhones cellular data usage due to the large size of video files as they are streamed to the device. … Read More

Facebook To Turn Super Troll This Week With Auto-Playing Video Ads For Us All

Facebook’s auto-playing video ads, which first appeared on iOS last week, will be seen by all users on all platforms later this week, The Wall Street Journal reports. You’ll see them on your desktop as well as your mobile devices, and they…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Facebook Figures Out A New Way To Annoy: Autoplaying Videos (And Video Ads)

4Get ready for a whole new way for Facebook to make navigating through your feed on your iPhone hell! Facebook is preparing to launch auto-playing videos in your News Feed… and, yup, they’ll eventually be available to advertisers. The approach Facebook wants to take here is very Vine or Instagram-like. Essentially, videos will autoplay as […]

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