"But the shortest works are always the best," wrote the French poet, and video sharing start-up 12seconds is counting on that being true. The simple site, which launches an invitation-only alpha today (500 invites for Webware readers at the end of this post), places a 12-second limit on the videos its users can share.
Twelve seconds. Less than a quarter of a minute. It's enough to make Flickr's much-derided 90-second clips look like Lawrence of Arabia.
And that's the point, according to the 12seconds team, all of whom are working on the site as a … Read more