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INVERNESS, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 08: Steve Aoki performs on stage on Day 2 of Rockness Festival 2013 at Clune Farm, Loch Ness on June 8, 2013 in Inverness, Scotland. (Photo by Ross Gilmore/Redferns via Getty Images)

DJ Steve Aoki to star in Twitch's first live concert tonight

In a departure from its core video game-playing audience, Twitch.tv is experimenting with live music concerts, starting with electronic artist Steve Aoki.

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YouTube gets injected with 12K live concert videos

The video-sharing site works with Music Vault to bring users thousands of remastered music videos, from The Grateful Dead to The Sex Pistols to Fleet Foxes.

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Google buys Songza, a Pandora-like player where context is king

For all the flash of Apple buying Beats, Google's purchase of Songza gives it an online music service focused on anticipatory contextual playlists -- key to an "Internet of Things" future.

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YouTube takes on crowdfunding and e-sports rivals with donations and 60fps video

YouTube has launched a raft of new tools for video creators to lure them away from Kickstarter, Indiegogo and Twitch.

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<p>The YouTube logo on display in the lobby of YouTube's headquarters in San Bruno, Calif.</p><br>

YouTube leaked contract hits off-notes for indie labels

Google's video site has a subscription-music service coming. Its leaked offer to independent labels confirms YouTube's terms.

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How to watch YouTube videos in slow motion

Want a slower look at an epic sports play, dance move, or the like? An easy-to-miss YouTube setting makes it possible.

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<p>YouTube&nbsp;music partner manager&nbsp;Isaac Bess stands in front of the video site's logo at its San Bruno, Calif. headquarters.</p>

YouTube to block indie labels that refuse to sign new terms

Users may see fewer indie artists on YouTube, as the record industry and Google spar over licensing agreements for a new paid service.

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Samsung's first ever 12-inch Ultra HD tablet

We're expecting new goodies at Samsung's "Tab into Color" event. Google Now helps you with your commute, YouTube comes to the PS4 and Brian's Google Doodle submission.

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'Spooked' conjures up ghosts and gags

Get ready to scream with the new webseries. Director Richard Martin and actor Julian Curtis talk to Crave about ghosts, the paranormal, and what attracted them to the hilarious horror comedy on Geek & Sundry.

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YouTube access restored in Turkey after 2-month blockade

Ban on video-sharing site lifted five days after the country's highest court said the move violated freedom of expression.

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iWatch satire skewers Apple before WWDC

Could Apple finally unveil a smartwatch at WWDC next week? If so, let's hope it doesn't turn out anything like this.

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'Gangnam Style' crossing 2 billion views: How YouTube deals

The K-pop video has galloped its way to another record. How is YouTube managing to keep up with hits like "Gangnam Style" and other viral sensations? CNET's Sumi Das sits down with YouTube's director of engineering.

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