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user-generated content


Google's double standard on user-generated content

Prescreening content uploaded to YouTube for copyright violations is impossible, Google argues constantly. However, it requires its AdSense partners to do just that.

By January 31, 2011


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


Daily Debrief: Google's new user-generated site to compete with Wikipedia

On Friday's edition of the Daily Debrief, CNET reporters Kara Tsuboi and Elinor Mills discuss Knol, Google's new competitor to Wikipedia.

By July 25, 2008


Meet the YouTube Music app. This tune may ring a bell...

YouTube drowns out its old music service with fanfare for a new app that spins songs and music videos for everybody. (It just plays best if you pay.)

By November 12, 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


Google's Blogger to put sexually explicit content behind privacy wall

The search company says any blog with sexually explicit content or graphic nudity will be made private as of March 23. Blogs created after that may be removed, depending on the severity of the content.

By February 24, 2015


Brightcove.tv pulls plug on user-generated video

Company decides to ditch consumer-generated video and will only use the site to host the professional videos that it collaborates on with businesses.

By November 27, 2007


4K? For what? iPhone 6S camera ushers ultra-high resolution into mainstream

Thanks to Apple's new iPhones, the next wave of super-high-def video won't flow from Hollywood or pro sports leagues. It will bubble up from people like you.

By September 25, 2015


Xbox interview: Phil Spencer on Halo, the future of VR, and being nice

In a wide ranging interview, Xbox boss Phil Spencer chats about keeping the Halo franchise fresh, whether he's happy with the Xbox One's position, and why he doesn't bad mouth his competitors.

By September 23, 2015


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