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is a video-sharing website where users can upload videos. It is currently (7/2012) the largest such site, and was founded in 2005 by  Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim, who all worked at PayPal before. While it mainly featured movies from regular folks (and some illegal user uploads) at the beginning, but eventually YouTube grabbed enough market share to attract higher quality content over the years. Now, there is something for everyone, and YouTube continues to push for high-quality content, while keeping the support from amateur video-makers. The company was acquired by Google in 2006 for $1.6B.

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YouTube Could Offer Animated GIF Creation

12/11/2014, Just when you thought that YouTube does offer just about everything that you could ever want in terms of video sharing, along comes this bit of information from the grapevine that has yet to be 100% verified – the possibility of YouTube allowing you...

Indian Users Get YouTube Offline Viewing

12/11/2014, Google’s Android One program was aimed squarely at emerging markets like India. When it was talking up this new initiative the company also revealed that soon YouTube users in the country will be able to save videos from within the app for viewing...

Apple TV YouTube App Revamped

12/09/2014, It has been a while since the YouTube experience on Apple TV was significantly updated, those who have been waiting for an update can rejoice today because the Apple TV YouTube app has finally been revamped. Apple’s set-top box gets access to the...

Gangnam Style Breaks YouTube View Counter

12/03/2014, Korean pop sensation Psy took the world by storm with Gangnam Style. The music video instantly became viral because of two reasons, the quirky dance moves and the catchy tune. It became the most watched video clip on YouTube, the world’s biggest...

YouTube Creators Get Custom URLs

11/25/2014, If you’re not satisfied with the URL to your YouTube channel because its some username that doesn’t sit well with what your channel has come to be known as on the video streaming website, there’s finally a way for YouTube creators to...

OS X 10.10 Safari Users Complaining Of YouTube Incompatibility

11/23/2014, It seems that whoever does the quality control over at Apple in the software department really needs to do their job better. Not only have users been plagued with buggy iOS 8 updates, it looks like OS X is no exception to the rule. In fact you might...

YouTube For iOS Update Makes It More Music-Centric

11/13/2014, As some of you might have heard, yesterday YouTube announced YouTube Music Key which is the company’s long rumored music streaming service that could potentially end up competing against the likes of Spotify and other music services. That being said,...

YouTube Music Key Streaming Service Unveiled At Last

11/12/2014, We have covered countless rumors over the past year about YouTube’s paid music streaming service and today it has been officially unveiled at last. The streaming service is called YouTube Music Key and Google is rolling it out gradually. At first it...

YouTube Music Service Said To Launch In Weeks [Rumor]

11/12/2014, So we have been hearing rumors that YouTube could be launching a music service soon. Then again we have heard this rumor for quite a while now, so we’re not sure if this time it will be any different. That being said, a report from the Financial Times...

YouTube Rolls Out Support For 60fps Videos

10/29/2014, While most of the time watching videos at 30fps is more than satisfactory, it would definitely be a lot better if it ran at 60fps. Well the good news is that if you’re an avid YouTuber, you might be pleased to learn that YouTube has finally brought...

YouTube Arrives On Sony PS4

10/29/2014, YouTube – who would have thought that the video sharing website would have grown to such proportions, so much so that there are actually people out there who happen to make a living out of it? When it comes to gaming on YouTube, it does seem as...

YouTube’s CEO Claims Music Service Is A “Near Term Goal”

10/28/2014, For a while now there has been talk about YouTube possibly launching a music service of their own. At the moment the only way to listen to music on YouTube would be to fire up a music video, but apparently a less convoluted way is in the works and could...

New York Gets A YouTube Space Next Month

10/13/2014, YouTube, the biggest online video sharing website in the world, owes much of its success to creators who actually come up with shows and projects that make people want to come back. Sure the odd video clip attracts traffic of its own but some of the most...