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YouTube InVideo ads tech a turn off?

There’s more to YouTube these days than amateur video clips and 5-minute funnies. What with Google quite controversially closing the doors on their Google Video service, could YouTube point the way to video on demand? In its current form, Google seem happy with the type and volume of content on YouTube, so there’s no reason […]

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Google’s YouTube to show some charity?

I’m not often moved by local affairs. I don’t even read the local papers all that often. But if there’s something of note, my dad will read aloud, and we’ll either laugh and rage. So what do Google’s YouTube, a singer from Barnsley and a charity have in common that got me thinking? Sat in […]

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Apple, YouTube, EMI in tech’ triumvirate

Technology can be an incestuous business to be in. Deals being forged one week, when only the week before, those same parties were sat staring at each other across a court room. And if you keep an ear to the ground an finger to the wind, you’ll have a noticed that it’s the same names […]

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YouTube to kick-off soccer deal?

Much has been said about Google buying YouTube. I’ve even had something to say in the past, too. What with so much content of dubious, questionable copyright floating around on YouTube, many eyes are focused in their direction. A few weeks ago, the BBC struck something of a deal with YouTube, which allowed the BBC […]

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Tumblr for businesses?

There’s an angle in there somewhere. There’s a business case to be made for Tumblr, so long as there’s not a precious attitude about the borrowed domain. While out on a belated seasonal combined office party earlier this year, the conversation brushed against business ‘blogging for a moment, and what are the advantages to businesses […]