19 hours ago, 11:58am CST
Youtube Can't Keep Up With The Gangnam Style The famous Gangnam Style video took the internet by storm and now Youtube needs to be updated in order to show up the correct number of views as its only using 32-bit integer
Dec 3 2014, 12:23pm CST
Yahoo to Announce Own Version Of YouTube There are 62 video sharing sites worldwide at the moment, and of course the largest by far is YouTube, which now garners more than 17% of all Internet traffic. That’s why you have to wonder why a company would even...
Jun 9 2014, 3:50pm CDT
The Top 10 YouTube Ads Of The Past Year Each year, YouTube crowns the top 10 video ads of the past year–not for 2013, but for the 12-month period ending close to the Cannes Lions advertising conference, which starts June 15 this year. This year, the top 10...
Jun 9 2014, 3:05am CDT
Google Buying Twitch Is An Unsettling Thought Last night, Variety reported that Google is close to a deal that would purchase streaming giant Twitch for $1B. This morning, The Wall Street Journal says that the two parties are merely in “early talks,” and not...
May 19 2014, 9:32am CDT
Tencent Ties Up With Korean Gamer, Eyes Youku Tudou Internet leader Tencent (HKEx: 700) has just announced a major purchase involving a Korean game maker, in what would normally be leading news on the Chinese Internet. But instead, the company is making bigger headlines...
Mar 28 2014, 8:21pm CDT
YouTube Ban Follows Twitter Blockage in Turkey A ban on YouTube followed the Twitter blockage in Turkey. Prime Minister Erdogan seems to be afraid of the role of social and visual media in revealing his regime’s corruption.
Mar 28 2014, 3:40am CDT
Social Marketing Startup ZEFR Raises $30M ZEFR is a startup that builds social marketing and rights management software for online videos. ZEFR’s software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions are used by many of the largest brands and content owners on YouTube....
Feb 26 2014, 9:56pm CST
YouTube ordered to take down anti-Muslim film SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. appeals court ordered YouTube on Wednesday to take down an anti-Muslim film that sparked violent riots in parts of the Middle East and death threats to the actors. The decision by a divided...
Feb 26 2014, 8:26pm CST
Twitch Takes Over As It Passes A Million Broadcasters Live-streams of video game tournaments and other game-related programming are the hottest form of entertainment on the web –so hot that gaming-centric video web site Twitch is taking over the platform that gave birth to...
Feb 10 2014, 11:12am CST
Aereo's "Sold Out" Service In NYC Only 300,000 Subscribers Last Friday, subscribers who tried to sign up to Aereo’s streaming TV service in the NYC area got a message saying the company was out of capacity, with no ETA as to when more would be added. While some in the media...
Feb 3 2014, 12:50am CST
Sundance Tunes Into Online Audiences The Sundance Film Festival is devoted to discovering and developing independent artists and audiences–so it’s time to embrace digital markets. As box office revenues stay low, the best bet for buoying independent...
Jan 21 2014, 8:58am CST
How Big Is Twitch's Audience? Huge. Gaming-centric video web site Twitch ended 2013 with more than 45 million unique monthly viewers who watched, on average, 106 minutes of video a day, according to an end-of-year report from the company.
Jan 16 2014, 8:16am CST
LIVE Becomes The Hot New Web Video Trend For a week in the middle of the winter, all the world’s film geeks trundle off to the cold – to screen, drink, and party their way through the annual pilgrimage know as Sundance. Historically, you had to be there to be...
Jan 14 2014, 4:36pm CST
China video sites confident public will pay China's video industry confident it can beat piracy, persuade public to pay for online content
BEIJING (AP) — When media studies student Liu Zhiqi settles down to watch a movie or TV drama at the home of...
Jan 14 2014, 1:16am CST
CES Panel: Brand Advertisers About To Stream Onto YouTube In the last couple of years, YouTube has rapidly evolved from a huge but random collection of videos to a huge collection of videos organized into channels. That has gotten the full attention of both content creators...
Jan 6 2014, 7:16pm CST
2013 = L.A. + Video While games, financial tech, mobile (apps and wearables), ad tech, and e-commerce are growing and thriving sectors in Los Angeles, this year video was a category people talked about (and I wrote about) more than...
Dec 26 2013, 11:51am CST
Most Watched YouTube Videos for 2013 The topmost watched videos worldwide on YouTube for this year include the most trending bizarre music video 'The Fox' and also the top music video "GENTLEMAN M/V" by PSY. The top 10 trending videos reflect the temper of the times we live in. And these are indeed interesting times.
Dec 11 2013, 6:48am CST
YouTube Music Awards will Go Live On November 3 From NYC YouTube has announced to host its first ever YouTube Music Awards on Sunday, November 3. Lady Gaga, Eminem, and Arcade Fire are some top names that will join Google's video site favorites CDZA and Lindsey Stirling in this live-streaming event where music will be on the top.
Oct 1 2013, 12:54am CDT
This is the New Logo for YouTube YouTube has totally redesigned its logo. It has just changed its previous logo with new one on official Facebook and Twitter accounts but not on its own website. Hence, a formal acknowledgment is still required.
Aug 29 2013, 9:05am CDT
Twitch TV is Currently Down The largest live video streaming site for games is currently down. Twich officials said that it is down for maintenance. But users have to reset passwords once site is back online.
Jun 22 2013, 3:53am CDT
Google Introduced Youtube Trends Map Today Google has launched today a new mapping service for YouTube. YouTube Trends Map will show U.S. users, the most viral and trendy videos of the day. But the popularity chart will be managed according to region and gender and also according to different age groups.
May 7 2013, 8:56am CDT
Fullscreen BEAM: The First YouTube App for Google Glass It comes furnished with public and private sharing features. We are talking about the Fullscreen BEAM. This happens to be the first YouTube app for Google Glass that takes class and comfort both into consideration.
May 4 2013, 5:50am CDT
Kim Dotcom releases Megabox Preview Video Kim Dotcom is about to launch a music service called Megabox that is supposed to unchain artists and fans. Today he released a video showing some of the features of Megabox.
Sep 26 2012, 6:49am CDT
Banned Kate Upton dancing to Cat Daddy Video is now Approved by Youtube Youtube pulled a video of 2012 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover model Kate Upton one day after its release because it was too sexy. Now Youtube retracted and unbanned the sexy Kate Upton doing the Cat Daddy video. Kate Upton's new dance video is already viral with over 2 million views.
May 4 2012, 1:47am CDT
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