Monday, October 09, 2006

Google Buys YouTube

(A bit late on this, the PC was in use :P)

Google have agreed to buy YouTube, the video-sharing site for a large (not too large for them) amount of money. Article here: Google Buys YouTube

Mentioned possibilities include that of Google sharing ad revenues with video producers that contribute to the site. The buying of YouTube seems to be for not much more than the sheer advertising potential (and it eliminates the largest competition to Google Video

PS. I am now on Linux, and plan to post about that another time :)


Anonymous said...

I heard someone say they watch anime on YouTube ^^ of course it's illegal, isn't it? I'd be acuzed if I had a faster internet connection ^^