Prescreening content uploaded to YouTube for copyright violations is impossible, Google argues constantly. However, it requires its AdSense partners to do just that.
User-generated content has been a big hit on YouTube, but advertising on the site hasn't fared so well. Could user-generated commercials work?
On Friday's edition of the Daily Debrief, CNET reporters Kara Tsuboi and Elinor Mills discuss Knol, Google's new competitor to Wikipedia.
Amateur videos, podcasts, wikis and blogs can compete effectively against offerings from big media companies, industry execs say.
Company decides to ditch consumer-generated video and will only use the site to host the professional videos that it collaborates on with businesses.
It's not the most innovative name but the concept may be revolutionary. Metaplace, a virtual community that is currently being tested for launch in spring 2008, was one of the most talked about start-ups at the TechCrunch40 Conference.
Learn how to do things with Sclipo, an up-and-coming video tutorials service.
Make black-and-white cartoons in your browser with AniBOOM's Web-based editor ShapeShifter
Heavyweights such as YouTube and MySpace may be awash with millions of clips, but face big challenges turning traffic to cash, a research firm finds.