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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 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,...

YouTube Mix Comes To Android

04/27/2014, There’s a feature on the desktop version of YouTube that’s much appreciated by music lovers. Called YouTube Mix, the feature suggests music videos from musicians. Its essentially an auto-generated playlist of an artist’s most popular...

Saudi Arabia Wants Local YouTube Content To Be Regulated

04/25/2014, The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is not a country that anyone can simply drop by, and we have heard of stories on how strict the country is when it comes to conservative traditionalism. Well, it will not be the first country in the world that will have a beef...

How To Convert YouTube To MP3

04/21/2014, YouTube is nearly ten years old, and over this decade, it has evolved, a lot. The vast majority of popular artists first share their new creations on the video platform through their network’s account – this was unthinkable not so long ago....

Yahoo And Vevo Partner Up For Original Music Programming

04/15/2014, It is safe to say that in terms of videos on the internet, YouTube is the king and is pretty much everyone’s go-to website when they want to search for videos. This is despite alternatives out there such as Daily Motion and Vimeo, both of whom offer...

YouTube Live Streaming Now Supported By Chromecast

04/08/2014, Google’s Chromecast dongle wasn’t as “open” as it is today when it was first released late last year. The company was quick to plug a root exploit, which even killed apps that allowed streaming of local content. Since then the...

Xbox One YouTube App Will Now Support Uploads

04/07/2014, Microsoft says that Game DVR and Upload are two of the most frequently used apps on the Xbox One. Why wouldn’t they be, who doesn’t like to record epic gaming moments and later share them with friends and fellow gamers? Unfortunately, Upload...

YouTube On-Demand Music Streaming Service Delayed [Report]

04/06/2014, We have been hearing rumors since last year that Google is creating a YouTube on-demand music streaming service. Its already widely used for watching music videos and listening to tracks, all videos on YouTube are free, albeit ad-supported. Apparently...