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user-generated content

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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

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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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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

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Will CBS' experiment in user-generated content work?

From CES 2007: CBS President and CEO Leslie Moonves discusses the steps his company has taken to merge old broadcast media with new user-generated content, and he brings Chad Hurley of YouTube and Philip Rosedale of Second Life on stage to demonstrate how their companies can work in this fashion.

November 2, 2007

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Marketers embrace user-generated content revolution

While some critics dismiss user-generated content as amateur and rife with licensing issues, marketers and advertisers are exploring business models to generate revenue. These include product placement, sponsorships and contests. We hear from Charlene Li, principal analyst at Forrester, Andrew Keen, author of Cult of the Amateur, and Dan Farber, ZDNet editor in chief.

November 2, 2007

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Crave giveaway: SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive

Need to expand the storage on your iOS phone or tablet? Win a SanDisk gadget that adds space while working as a convenient backup device for user-generated content.

By December 12, 2014

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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

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Metaplace brings user-generated virtual worlds to the browser

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.

By September 22, 2007

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Facebook, Vessel put YouTube on notice: Your talent isn't safe

The companies are reportedly attempting to court some of YouTube's hottest video stars as they seek content for their own services.

By December 8, 2014

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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