YouTube is toying with paid music subscriptions.
With the thousands of automatic takedown notices for illegally uploaded videos flooding Google’s inbox, it’s nice to know that the legitimately bad requests by media companies aren’t blindly approved.
In what would become a very expensive game of musical chairs, Google is interested in making a $50 million investment into music video service Vevo.
8 fan-made GTA V trailers should help ease the pain of an 8 month wait for the game to release. Minecraft, Lego bricks, Battlefield 3, old GTA games, Mario, and the real-life streets of Rio De Janeiro. They’re all represented here.
Want to improve your 2013 Super Bowl experience? We’ve devised a comprehensive game day guide for football fans and all their apathetic friends and family members.
Facebook causes Americans more stress than any other social network. But it’s also the network with the most positive effect on our moods.
A new crop of television-quality video content may be heading to YouTube soon — but not unless you pay for it.
Social music service Soundrop announced this morning that it has launched listening rooms on Facebook, which means that artists — and fans — can create social music spaces where they can listen to music together, chat, and vote on what they want to hear next.
Today Codecademy is launching a new partnership with nine companies to help budding developers learn APIs and create actual functioning sites, projects, and even products.
YouTube is rolling out a new feature that will allow users to transform their mobile devices into a YouTube remote, the site announced today.
Here are ten of the best game trailers to grace our screens during 2012. They represent a cross-section of the gaming world, and feature a variety of styles and budgets. The one thing they have in common? They’re done right.
YouTube released its annual yearly review early this morning, highlighted what the site’s 800 million visitors are watching and uploading. And there’s more than a few milestones in the data.
Just days after rolling out a new iOS upgrade, YouTube gives its content creators their very own camcorder app.
YouTube is rolling out a brand new look on its website that emphasizes its growing channel-based ecosystem of content creators.
YouTube has reached a new agreement with commercial airline Virgin America that will bring web video content to passengers during flights, the site announced today.
Google has released a major update of its iOS YouTube app, and it now supports the iPad and the iPhone 5′s longer display.
YouTube rolled out a update to its captions feature today that allows you to automatically translate video captions, meaning you’re no longer restricted to watching content produced specifically for your primary language.
The Wii U isn’t all about fun and games. It’s also about videos about fun and games.
If you follow VentureBeat but don’t regularly check our GamesBeat site, here’s a list of the best video game stories we ran over the last seven days that you may have missed.
Following its strategy of landing on a variety of streaming devices, YouTube today launched a brand new app for the Nintendo Wii game console.
YouTube has become a massive news destination, YouTube chief executive Salar Kamangar said in his acceptance speech, with 7000 hours of news-related footage uploaded every single day.
Google has added some awesome new features to its YouTube Android app today that greatly increase the Google TV experience.
On Monday, the company was serving 110 gigabytes of data per second, almost without a hiccup, not counting the livestreams — 170 thousand simultaneous streams of live video, pushed out over the Internet.
While major TV news networks are almost entirely devoted to discussion of the 2012 presidential debates between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, a handful of online streaming services are offering coverage of the fringe candidates — aka the people who have no chance of actually winning the election in November.
Guest Post Television is a tough business, and few innovators make it big. But these eight companies have defied the odds.
Lately, the world’s most popular video site YouTube has put its full focus on channels, specifically its new premium partner channels like Nerdist and the new Tech Feed channel by Revision3. However, there’s still plenty of one-off videos and creators out there that deserve attention, and YouTube is working on a way to deliver.
Editor’s Pick Yesterday I pulled up the Youtube app on my recently updated iOS 6 sporting iPhone 4S. Or, I tried to.
Editor’s Pick Unlike the last election cycle, the 2012 presidential debates will be available online. You might want to turn off your TV to watch these ones — or at the very least, keep your smartphone or tablet handy.
AOL has signed an agreement with Google’s YouTube to bring a slew of its original video content to the site, the company announced today.
TV is moving to the web, and no company is benefitting more from that than Google. It’s really not a competition.
Google last night released its official YouTube app for the iPhone and iPod Touch, which offers a more streamlined interface, access to more videos (and the ads that power many of them), and more sharing capabilities.
Google is shuttering its TV ads product in favor of online video ad solutions.
YouTube could make more money. Video search could get much, much better. And that laborious process of tagging every video you upload to YouTube with all the keywords you can possibly think of might finally be over … all because of technology based on a recently awarded Google patent that enables automated object recognition.
Editor’s Pick We all have regrets, but they don’t typically involve blowing billions of dollars.
YouTube just released an update to its Xbox Live app today that gives the video player a significant speed boost along with some other additions.
Google has launched a new YouTube Elections Hub for the latest political videos now through Nov. 6′s big election.
ComScore released its July 2012 online video rankings for the U.S., and the news is that there is no contest. Google (read YouTube) is number one, and you’ve got to look a long way down the graph for numbers two, three, and four.
Beyond that, Facebook is now number two, and Hulu is quite obviously Queen of Ads.
While the 2012 Olympics closing ceremony concluded last week, YouTube is just now revealing the event’s impressive viewership and streaming data.
Guest Post Some countries in Europe have overtaken the US – home of Netflix, Hulu, and YouTube – in online video consumption.
AwesomenessTV is so awesome that they snagged $3.5 million in a first round of investment.