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'Fred' creator, the Tiger Woods of user-generated video?

A 15-year-old from Nebraska produces the most popular series on YouTube and is in discussions about a possible movie deal. Is this user-gen's version of a Hollywood player?

By November 14, 2008

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How about user-generated commercials on YouTube?

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?

By October 16, 2008

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Former Vevo, Sony top execs join music-video startup Vadio

Rio Caraeff, who led Vevo from its beginning until he departed in November, joins a former Sony Pictures vice chairman at Vadio, which helps streaming-music services add video to their offering.

By May 12, 2015

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YouTube Kids app goes overboard with ads, consumer groups charge

The "hyper-commercialized" YouTube Kids teems with ad tactics deemed illegal on television, watchdogs say -- and they want the FTC to take action.

By April 7, 2015

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Facebook: The next home of The New York Times?

Facebook is reportedly working with prominent news sources to host their content on its pages and share in the advertising revenue.

By March 24, 2015

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Google to welcome back real-time tweets to search results?

Twitter and Google have reached a deal to reconnect the search giant to Twitter's firehose of user-generated content, sources tell Bloomberg.

By February 4, 2015

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Media gurus: User-generated content a big threat

Amateur videos, podcasts, wikis and blogs can compete effectively against offerings from big media companies, industry execs say.

By April 17, 2007

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SoundCloud goes legit, licensing music from major label Warner

The "YouTube for audio" signs its first deal with one of the three major record labels, which will give it access to songs for a subscription-streaming service to launch in 2015.

By November 4, 2014

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Immersion looks to shake up mobile videos with touch feedback

The company unveils TouchSense Engage, which uses touch feedback technology to simulate the roar of a crowd or the boom of an explosion.

By September 22, 2014

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User-generated Web sites in clicks-to-cash dilemma

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.

By January 15, 2007