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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


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


Tech titans warn MovieTube suit could revive Stop Online Piracy Act

Google, Facebook among those that say the film studios' suit against the MovieTube site aims to resurrect the wide powers that copyright holders would have had if SOPA had become law.

By August 11, 2015


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


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


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


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


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


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


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