Prescreening content uploaded to YouTube for copyright violations is impossible, Google argues constantly. However, it requires its AdSense partners to do just that.
Quicksee is the latest company to cut a deal with Google, finalizing plans to join Google's Geo team with its combination of video and mapping software.
User-generated video is great, but there aren't any opportunities for making money, which makes it useless to video services. Find out why in Don Reisinger's latest 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?
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?
Company decides to ditch consumer-generated video and will only use the site to host the professional videos that it collaborates on with businesses.
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.
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.
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.
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