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.
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.)
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.