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Privately share a video that only a select few can watch

Larry wants to make a video available, via streaming, to friends and family, and only to friends and family


Google, Microsoft finally bury the hatchet on YouTube app

Ads? Check. Downloads? Eliminated. Microsoft and Google's YouTube will publish a Windows Phone app the way Google wants it.


YouTube and Windows Phone: The Google-Microsoft slap fight continues

Microsoft's response to Google's takedown request for the Windows Phone 8 YouTube app: Hypocrisy much?


German case on embedding YouTube videos referred to EU court

Embedded YouTube videos don't infringe copyright under current German law, but they could violate European rules, the German Federal Court of Justice said on Thursday.

Copyright owners denied class status in YouTube suit

A federal court in New York has denied class certification to copyright owners in an infringement lawsuit against YouTube over unauthorized hosting of content, stating that copyright claims have only superficial similarities.

Google tells Microsoft to shut down its YouTube app for Windows Phone

Google on Wednesday demanded that Microsoft yank its YouTube app for Windows Phone from the market and disable any downloaded copies of the app, according to, which received a copy of Google's cease and desist letter.

Epson's Moverio BT-100 smart glasses

Epson brings hands-free YouTube to smart glasses

Epson America is bringing hands-free interaction with YouTube to its smart glasses, which could set the stage for improved usability of applications like augmented reality.

Watch this: ISS Commander Chris Hadfield covers Bowie's 'Space Oddity' in space

Chris Hadfield wraps up a stellar run as commander of the International Space Station with an out-of-this-world cover of David Bowie's "Space Oddity."


YouTube launches pilot program for subscription-based paid channels

In a move that should surprise precisely no one, YouTube announced a pilot program that will herald a new age of subscription-based paid channels on the Google-owned video site.


YouTube Trends Map tells you what North Dakota's watching

Wondering what the world is watching? A new YouTube Trends Map shows trending YouTube videos around the country, along with demographic breakdowns.