Tronc bot video; Snapchat news; BBC VR. Hacking TV

Bots. VR. And Snapping Video. Hacking TV #0047

This is Hacking TV and this week the search for the right creative formula for successful video today.

First, a radical idea from the Tribune company: That bots can create 2,000 news videos a day.

Then its radical conservatism at Snapchat, which is making its news video section newsier.

Since we've decided that the future is all about virtual reality, the BBC and Getty Images are starting to see what they can do with it. Hint: There are bagpipes.

And at youtube, the growing tension between the masses and the elite.

This is Hacking TV.