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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 Be Launching Subscription Service Soon [Rumor]

05/06/2013, Earlier this year we reported that it was possible that YouTube could be considering launching a paid subscription service. This was apparently revealed in an interview in which a Google spokesperson mentioned that they were looking into subscriptions in...

Eric Schmidt Says YouTube Has Left Conventional TV Far Behind

05/05/2013, There have been many arguments for and against this statement, however fact and numbers are hard to refute. Recently, YouTube sailed past the board for a billion unique monthly visitors and Google’s executive chairman Eric Schmidt believes that...

YouTube Comedy Week Will Bring Big Stars And Hilarious Sketches

04/25/2013, From May 19 to May 25, YouTube will be organizing a Comedy Week on the website, which will bring together several big name stars who will be performing hilarious, hopefully, sketches and stand-up routines. This is a significant move on YouTube’s...

YouTube Achieves Victory Over Viacom Case

04/18/2013, It is undeniable that YouTube trends have changed over the past few years, but it is a good thing that the company’s legal standing has remained. A federal judge has ruled that the DMCA still offers protection for the streaming site from...

YouTube For iOS App Adds Live Streaming Support

04/15/2013, This past weekend, Coachella chose YouTube to be the platform to stream its concerts all over the world, which we’re sure a number of you might have caught, that is, if you weren’t outside enjoying the spring weather. Now that Coachella is...

YouTube Offers VHS Mode Alternative

04/14/2013, In this day and age, we have more or less taken High Definition for granted, especially when such video quality is achieved on our TVs and even now, mobile devices, as smartphone manufacturers begin to include Full HD displays in their respective...

Google Links Google+ Pages To YouTube Accounts

04/10/2013, It seems that Internet search giant Google is currently testing out a new kind of program which will enable creators to link up their Google+ pages to their respective YouTube accounts and channels. This feature remains as a beta at the moment, so do not...

YouTube Co-Founder Announces MixBit Collaborative Video Platform

04/01/2013, One of YouTube’s co-founders teased he was close to launching a new video service, but was about a month away from its actual launch. What better day to launch an actual product, or in this place a video platform, than on the day where the Internet...

YouTube Serves One Billion Users Monthly

03/21/2013, It’s completely undeniable the go-to video streaming service to watch cat videos, people making fools of themselves and Russian dash cam footage is YouTube. It seems everyone around the world visits the site on a regular basis, and today, YouTube is...

Yahoo May Buy Controlling Stake In Dailymotion

03/19/2013,   According to latest reports Yahoo is in talks to purchase a controlling stake in video website Dailymotion. The information has been received from people familiar with the matter. If this is true, it would be the first acquisition that Yahoo makes...