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What 'Groupon clones' can learn from YouTube

The last time Google spent a ten-figure amount on a market leader and left the rest of its rivals in the dust, many rushed to change strategy. Did they make things worse for themselves in the process?

By December 2, 2010


Revver is acquired amid spike in interest

Video-sharing site's low asking price helped renew buyout talks with entertainment network LiveUniverse, sources say.

By February 15, 2008


Video site Revver shopping itself for a song

Revver, a video-sharing site that offered to share ad revenue with video creators, is trying to sell itself for a percentage of the money invested in the company.

By February 6, 2008


Revver shares $1 million with videographers

Video-sharing company splits revenue with video creators pays out $1 million over the past year.

By September 13, 2007


Another executive shakeup at Revver

Video-sharing company sees CEO Steven Starr move to chairman. Company best known for paying videographers has seen employee exodus in last six months.

By June 8, 2007


Failure Friday: Red Herring, Magnolia, and Pageflakes go dark

Several popular sites went down for various reasons and we sort out the mess.

By January 30, 2009


Why Obama should ditch YouTube

President-elect Barack Obama's use of YouTube to deliver his weekly address raises serious issues--due to the privacy-invading cookies that are sent to Google servers.

By November 24, 2008


A coming of age for YouTube

Admit it: You can't build a business on showcasing home movies. YouTube finally realized that, and now it's getting serious about making money.

By November 17, 2008


Dear Obama: Use BitTorrent for your Fireside podcasts

The news that President-elect Barack Obama will be using YouTube to distribute his weekly "radio" messages is met with general fanfare among the digerati.

By November 14, 2008


Flock 2.0 out of beta: Gets current Mozilla engine, MySpace support, more

New version of the browser connects to more social networks and media sites.

By October 15, 2008