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  • Communication challenges for Aam Aadmi Party

    Uday's Space |  Uday Sahay
    Doubling up today as a communication professional and as an involved member of Aam Aadami Party, I have to confront a frequently asked question -...

  • Pakistan's caged social media

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Even though Pakistan has enjoyed one full term of a democratically elected government, followed by a successful election last year, its citizens are struggling to...

  • 10 most watched YouTube videos of 2011 26-12-2011 10:05 AM

    Leading the pack of the most watched YouTube videos of 2011, literally, is a dog video. ...
  • Court asks websites to remove offensive content 24-12-2011 11:42 AM

    New Delhi: In a major blow to 21 social networking websites including Facebook, Microsoft, Google, Yahoo and YouTube, a Delhi court on Saturday asked them to remove derogatory content by February 6, 2012. All the 21 defendants have to submit an order of compliance to the court that they have...
  • Social networking sites summoned by court 24-12-2011 07:17 AM

    New Delhi: In yet another blow to 21 social networking sites including Facebook, Microsoft, Google, Yahoo and YouTube, a Delhi court on Friday issued summons to them for facing trial for allegedly webcasting objectionable contents. Metropolitan Magistrate Sudesh Kumar took cognizance on a private criminal complaint and directed the Centre...
  • Rebecca Black tops YouTube videos in 2011 21-12-2011 01:32 PM

    New York: Rebecca Black's infamous Friday video has topped all other YouTube videos of 2011 with 180 million views. The Google Inc. video-sharing site announced its most-viewed clips of the year Tuesday. The 14-year-old Black was turned into a viral video celebrity after her parents paid a production company to...
  • When technology, Bollywood walked hand in hand 18-12-2011 11:56 AM

    New Delhi: Technology was the buzzword in Bollywood. From social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook to Youtube to VFX, filmmakers merged new platforms and showbiz to make and market their products - with roaring success. The Hindi film industry used technology like never before for continuous film promotion, to...
  • YouTube launches website for school children 15-12-2011 08:02 AM

    New Delhi: YouTube has launched a new service 'YouTube for schools', which will have no access to videos other than those related to education. YouTube can be a very engaging education tool. There is just one small problem in giving kids YouTube access! The children might indulge in watching content...
  • Google acquires RightsFlow to manage music licensing 10-12-2011 11:57 AM

    New Delhi: Google has been on an improvement spree, since quite some time now. It has been frequently tweaking its products. Now, a post on the YouTube blog disclosed that Google has bought RightsFlow, a start-up based in New York to manage its music licensing. This would further boost YouTubes...
  • Govt wanted 358 items removed from Google 07-12-2011 10:18 PM

    New Delhi: Google has received government requests for the removal of 358 items from its services, including YouTube and Orkut, during the January-June period, according to a report by the Internet search giant. As many as 255 item removal requests cited the government criticism as the reason, said the Google...
  • YouTube renovates website with a new look 02-12-2011 10:34 AM

    San Francisco: YouTube has reprogrammed its website to make it easier for viewers to find and watch their favourite channels. The facelift, unveiled Thursday, is the latest step in YouTube's attempt to make the Internet's most popular video site as easy to navigate and as compelling to watch as cable...
  • Now, watch Karnataka CM live on YouTube 01-12-2011 05:07 PM

    Bangalore: It might not go viral on the web like the Kolaveri video neither would it be as entertaining like the Mumbai flash mob dance, but then if you have the time you can also watch Karnataka Chief Minister live on the state government website. The previous Chief Minister of...
  • YouTube pays 1 lakh pounds for a homemade video 15-11-2011 03:53 PM

    London: Video sharing website YouTube has paid a British family 100,000 pounds for homemade video clips of their three children. Howard Davies-Carr, the 42-year-old father of Charlie and Harry, became famous after the "Charlie bit my finger - again!" video was posted on the website. Since he posted the video,...
  • Watch the Haj live on YouTube 04-11-2011 01:27 PM

    New Delhi: YouTube will broadcast the live coverage of the annual Islamic pilgrimage of Haj from November 5 for the first time. Around 2.5 million Muslims will officially begin the annual Islamic ritual of the Haj in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, this Saturday. The Haj represents one of the five pillars...
  • Google releases 'Life in a Day' movie on YouTube 01-11-2011 02:04 PM

    New Delhi: One of the most unusual movies of recent times is now available on a computer screen near you. Google has announced that Life in a Day is now available on YouTube. "On July 24, 2010, thousands of people around the world recorded videos of their lives to take...
  • Google takes another shot at the TV market 29-10-2011 08:56 AM

    San Francisco: Google Inc is making another push to bring its Web savvy to television sets, hoping to tap into a vast new market despite consumers' lukewarm reaction to one of its initial offerings. The Internet search engine unveiled a revamped version of its Google TV service and announced plans...
  • YouTube launches broad entertainment venture 29-10-2011 08:38 AM

    New York: YouTube is making a bold step into original programming in an entertainment venture with some 100 content creators, from Madonna to The Wall Street Journal. The Google Inc.-owned video site said Friday that it's launching more than 100 new video channels. The partners include an array of Hollywood...
  • With deals, YouTube expands as music destination 20-10-2011 08:58 AM

    New York: YouTube has been very good to bedroom singers, who have found a quick path to fame, and major labels, which have benefited from some of the largest digital audiences for their top music videos. But the middle tier - hundreds of independent labels and their deep rosters of...
  • Google faces outage, returns 502 error 19-10-2011 01:37 PM

    New Delhi: Many Google users have reported receiving a 502 error while trying to access any Google service. Google products which seem to have been affected include Google.com, YouTube, Gmail, Google Talk and Blogger. Tweets from users reporting the error seem to indicate that it is users from India who...
  • After shower video, Poonam Pandey's mirror act 18-10-2011 02:38 PM

    New Delhi: A three-and-half minute video trailer of Poonam Pandey drying herself after a shower and applying make-up led to her website crashing, truly signifying the niche she has created for herself for her internet fan base even as major television and film roles still elude the celebrity model. The...
  • 'Sesame Street' on YouTube resumes after hacking 18-10-2011 11:06 AM

    New York: The YouTube channel for "Sesame Street" is back online after hackers forced its shutdown for a day by loading X-rated material. "Sesame Street" Executive Producer Carol-Lynn Parente (pah-REHNT'-tay) said Monday that YouTube had taken the channel down Sunday after noticing the racy material. The channel usually carries new...
  • YouTube hit: Poonam Pandey's raunchy bath video 14-10-2011 01:36 PM

    New Delhi: Starlet Poonam Pandey just cannot stay out of news. After making headlines for promising to strip for the Indian cricket team, she is back with a raunchy and provocative video of her bathing in a two piece bikini that is an instant hit on the internet. The nearly...
  • Review: Software for recording now, playing later 30-09-2011 04:05 PM

    San Francisco: If the idea of being stuck on a plane for hours without access to the movies in your Netflix queue fills you with dread, software that lets you record streaming videos from the Web and watch them later on your laptop may be an appealing solution. That's the...
  • Western economic mess: Learn from the Indian middle class

    The Straight Drive |  Sriram Balasubramanian
    The BBC interview with a trader on the crashing of the Global Economy on YouTube, that is running viral caught my eye. It talked about...

  • SRK ropes in YouTube, Google+ for 'Ra.One' promotions 27-09-2011 01:02 PM

    Shah Rukh Khan has roped in YouTube and Google+ to promote his ambitious home production, 'Ra.One'. ...