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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 live streams US Presidential Debate 2012

10/02/2012, If you are interested in politics, then surely nothing is going to stop you from watching all three 2012 presidential debates from tomorrow onwards. We are the harbingers of good news this time around with word that you have yet another option to view the...

YouTube Turkey operates under Turkish web domain

10/02/2012, Turkey, one of the model progressive Islamic nations at the moment, has finally emerged the victor in a long-running battle to persuade YouTube to operate under a Turkish web domain. This would mean that the Turkish government will now have a tighter rein...

Political YouTube video in Brazil blocked by Google

09/28/2012, Google recently landed in hot waters in Brazil when a court ordered the arrest of a Google executive. The verdict had been issued after Google refused to take down a political video from YouTube. The video apparently criticized a mayoral candidate in...

YouTube for Android updated, gets YouTube TV queueing among others

09/26/2012, It cannot be denied that there is a fragmentation issue involved where the Android mobile operating system is concerned, but this does not mean those who are a few versions behind in terms of the latest Android version need fret about their mobile YouTube...

Brazilian court orders arrest of Google executive

09/25/2012, YouTube is the most popular video portal on the web. Ever since Google acquired it, every major YouTube decision is commonly considered as coming from Google. That may or may not be the case but what we can say for certain is that the onus of the...

YouTube videos served on older non-iOS 6 versions

09/23/2012, For the remaining 85% of you who have yet to upgrade to iOS 6 and yet have a strong affinity towards YouTube on your mobile device, fret not. A YouTube representative did mention that they will continue to serve YouTube videos to older devices, never mind...

YouTube Free for Nokia Belle devices

09/19/2012, If you are still rocking to one of those old school Belle-powered devices from Nokia, then you might be interested to hear that a YouTube Free app has been hanging around for your Nokia Belle smartphone. This particular YouTube app will enable you to sign...

Google introduces new YouTube app for iOS

09/11/2012, Heads up YouTubers on iOS, it seems like Google has officially released a new YouTube app for iOS. This YouTube has  been designed to be more friendly to use and just like Google, it will come with search suggestions when you type, allowing you to get to...

YouTube Mobile lets you skip ads now

08/22/2012, If there is one irritating thing about YouTube these days (and have been for quite some time already), it would be the presence of ads in some of the videos. Don’t you just hate it when you are hoping to jump straight into the action, only to...

YouTube App for PS3 arrives

08/14/2012, You know something, it is rather hard to believe that there has yet to be a native YouTube app for the PS3 platform – at least, not until this morning. I know, many of us have already watched YouTube over a PS3 in the past, but with a new YouTube...

Excel music video blows the mind away

08/10/2012, Expressing yourself through Microsoft Excel, I guess this would be the ultimate – making an entire music video out of Microsoft Excel, as you can view in the YouTube video above. Touting a stop-motion animation video, it shows off the creative...

YouTube video editor gets even easier to use

08/09/2012, YouTube first introduced the ability to edit its videos to users back in 2010, and a couple of years have already passed since then – wither the kind of updates that helps keep YouTube ahead of the times? Well, we are glad to say that the YouTube...

YouTube adds highlights view option and improved homepage feed

08/03/2012, Google has rolled out a few updates on YouTube, particularly in the homepage feed. Google hopes that these updates will provide an even better viewing experience to its users. The update brings a couple of improvements to YouTube’s video thumbnails....