Posts Tagged ‘ Viacom ’

Did YouTube Employees Upload Pirated Videos To Bump Up The Site’s Traffic?

Oct 6th, 2009 | By | Category: Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video


December Sets Record For U.S. Online Video Viewing; Surges 13%

Feb 4th, 2009 | By | Category: General, Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video, Video Podcasts


YouTube’s Legal Troubles Grow By $779 Million

Jul 30th, 2008 | By | Category: General, Internet TV, Streaming Video


Vimeo Bans Space-Hogging Gaming Videos; Are The Wild West Days Of Internet Video Coming To An End?

Jul 21st, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Podcast Hosting, Video


Google, Viacom Agree To Avoid Media Privacy Debacle

Jul 15th, 2008 | By | Category: General, Internet TV, Podcasting Law, Video


It’s Time For Google To Settle With Viacom, Get On With Making YouTube A Business

Jul 9th, 2008 | By | Category: Citizen Media, Commentary, Featured Story, Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video

Google’s got a big problem with YouTube – the melting-pot nature of user-generated media.

This, along with a billion-dollar lawsuit, courtesy of Viacom, is keeping Google from making money on 96% of its content.

It’s time for Google to settle with Viacom, and get on with building a business based on what makes YouTube unique – user-generated media.



YouTube Ready To Give Up Your Personal Browsing Info

Jul 7th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Story, General, Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video

A few days ago, we suggested that YouTube Needs To Grow A Spine, arguing that YouTube needs to “unequivocally state that they will defend your right to privacy, even if that means taking this all the way to the Supreme Court”.

Now others are starting to weigh in, and it looks like we are not alone in thinking that YouTube needs to grow a spine, if not more….



YouTube Needs To Grow A Spine

Jul 5th, 2008 | By | Category: General, Internet TV, Podcasting Law, Streaming Video, Video


Viacom’s Billion-Dollar YouTube Lawsuit Just Turned Ugly

Jul 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: Streaming Video, Video, Video Podcasts, Vlogs


Does YouTube Lawsuit Threaten The Future Of The Internet?

May 27th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Story, Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video

Remember Viacom’s $1 billion lawsuit against Google over copyright infringement?

Viacom sued Google, arguing that “YouTube is a significant, for-profit organization….based on building traffic and selling advertising off of unlicensed content.”

Google is fighting back, claiming that the Viacom lawsuit threatens the future of the Internet as we know it!