YouTube - a consumer media company where people can watch and share original videos that range from amateurish to professional Founded by Chad

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a consumer media company where people can watch and share original videos that range from amateurish to professional Founded by Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim on February 14, 2005 Jawed Karim left the company to pursue an advanced degree at Stanford YouTube received funding from Sequoia Capital in November 2005 and the service was officially launched in December 2005 Google Inc. bought YouTube for $1.65 billion in October 09, 2006 in an attempt to monetize traffic 1
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YouTube On YouTube people can: Upload, tag, and share videos worldwide Browse millions of original videos uploaded by community members Find, join, and create video groups to connect with people who have similar interests Customize the experience by subscribing to member videos, saving favorites, and creating playlists Integrate YouTube videos on Web sites using video embeds or APIs Make videos public or private Pope, Queen Elizabeth and White house have their own channel www.youtube.com/vatican 2
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This note was uploaded on 01/28/2011 for the course IELM 120 taught by Professor Fu,qi during the Spring '09 term at HKUST.

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YouTube - a consumer media company where people can watch and share original videos that range from amateurish to professional Founded by Chad

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