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Google Adds 500 Paramount Films to YouTube, Google Play Rental Library

Google says new movies will be $3.99 and older ones $2.99, and that most rentals will be for 24 hours.

Safe-Shopping Plug-In, YouTube Pause for Later

Zscalar Safe Shopping helps you avoid online scamming sites, and Pause for Later lets you bookmark YouTube videos and save your place when watching them.

20 April Fools' Must-See Websites From Google to Sony to YouTube

With so many amusing tricks, falsehoods and fabrications on the Internet, it could be hard to find the best ones, so PCWorld has done the work for you.


Cut Down Your Social-Network Notification E-Mails

Tired of the onslaught of messages from Facebook, Twitter, and other services? Let Notification Control steer you to the proper settings for each.

Resume YouTube Videos Where You Left Off

Clever browser extension Pause for Later lets you return to your spot, even after closing your browser.


YouTube No Substitute to Press Release to Restate Earnings

Research shows video can present special hazards for a company when those powers are most needed.

Looking for Tunes on YouTube? Open Up Freemake Music Box

Freemake Music Box is a free and easy window to the world of online music and music videos.

Apple's 30th Birthday Salute to Steve Jobs Removed from YouTube

Produced by Apple employees in 1985, tribute was first widely circulated after Jobs died.

Dad Shoots Daughter's Laptop; YouTube Yawns

A dad's method of keeping his daughter offline is drawing interest, but it's not new for YouTube. Plugging byte boxes are a common sight on the video site.

Google Updates YouTube with Discovery Features

Google TV gets some new navigation functions, just ahead of an expected refresh for Apple TV.