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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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Live On YouTube App Launched For Xperia Z2 Smartphones

06/16/2014, Just about all smartphones these days do come with extremely decent cameras, and among the higher end models, those cameras have long outstripped the capabilities of point-and-shoot dedicated digital cameras from years ago. Sony Mobile has had their fair...

YouTube App Arriving On PS4 This Fall

06/10/2014, Back in the day, video game consoles were just that – gaming consoles that we played our games on, nothing more, nothing less. They were also more affordable than gaming PCs, at least back in the day, which is why gamers would opt to play on a...

YouTube In Turkey To Be Restored

05/30/2014, To ban or not to ban, that is the question that some countries ask themselves (at least those who are in the corridors of power) when it comes to retaining the online services in the vein of Twitter, YouTube and Instagram. In the case of Turkey, YouTube...

Yahoo’s YouTube Rival May Launch This Summer

05/27/2014, There is no shortage of reports about Yahoo building a YouTube rival. At first the company was believed to be seeking a majority stake in Dailymotion but that deal apparently fell through. Since then it is believed to be working on its own video streaming...

YouTube Appeases Content Creators As Poaching Rumors Heat Up

05/25/2014, There’s no doubt in the fact that YouTube is the world’s biggest online video streaming website primarily featuring user-generated content. Countless YouTube users have generated massive fan followings by posting videos of things they’re...

Twitch Might Reject Microsoft’s Offer In Favor Of Google

05/19/2014, Rumors of Google being close to acquire Twitch have been generating a lot of buzz over the last couple of days. It is believed that Google owned YouTube will take the broadcasting service under its wing for a reported $1 billion. A new report suggests...

Twitch Acquisition Talk “Isn’t Imminent”

05/18/2014, Earlier today, we did bring you word that there is a very real possibility of the Twitch video streaming service being purchased by YouTube according to the tune of $1 billion thereabouts. Twitch happens to be a video streaming service where gamers are...

YouTube Could Acquire Twitch For $1 Billion [Rumor]

05/18/2014, If you’re a gamer, chances are you have probably either tuned into Twitch or have streamed yourself playing on it. For those unfamiliar, Twitch is basically a video streaming service in which gamers can upload live streams of themselves playing games....

Developer Includes Playable Demo Of Their Game On YouTube Page

05/16/2014, While YouTube is a great way to check out the trailers for video games and movies, it seems that there are some developers out there who are trying to take things to the next level by actually creating playable game demos within YouTube itself. The...

Delicious Acquired By Science-Inc

05/08/2014, It seems that the social bookmarking service that we all know as Delicious has been picked up by Science-Inc from Avos Systems, which is a company that happens to be run by YouTube’s founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen. Unfortunately for the rest of us,...