Using YouTube as an Accelerant for Video Games by LAURA HUDSON


By LAURA HUDSON

Getting YouTubers or Twitch streamers to share their thoughts on a new game can have a powerful effect on its success.

Published: August 15, 2017 at 02:00PM

from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/16/technology/personaltech/using-youtube-as-an-accelerant-for-video-games.html?partner=IFTTT
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Facebook Introduces a Dedicated Home for Videos by DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI

The world’s largest social network is trying to coax its two billion monthly users to stay around and watch more videos.

Published: August 8, 2017 at 02:00PM

from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/09/technology/facebook-videos-youtube-competition.html?partner=IFTTT
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BuzzFeed Is Turning Food Videos Into a Profit Empire by PUI-WING TAM


By PUI-WING TAM

Tasty has been so profitable through its brand-sponsored videos that it is now turning its digital food machine into real-world products.

Published: July 26, 2017 at 02:00PM

from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/27/technology/buzzfeed-is-turning-food-videos-into-a-profit-empire.html?partner=IFTTT
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How BuzzFeed’s Tasty Conquered Online Food by FARHAD MANJOO


By FARHAD MANJOO

Those overhead food videos that you watch and watch? BuzzFeed’s Tasty has mastered the format to become one of the world’s most popular content producers.

Published: July 26, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Daily Report: Facebook Takes Aim at YouTube’s Video Dominance by PUI-WING TAM


By PUI-WING TAM

Google-owned YouTube has been the internet’s go-to destination for both viewers and would-be stars. Now it’s getting some competition from the leading social network.

Published: July 9, 2017 at 02:00PM

from NYT Technology https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/10/technology/daily-report-facebook-takes-aim-at-youtubes-video-dominance.html?partner=IFTTT
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Why Some Online Video Stars Opt for Facebook Over YouTube by DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI

The best-known video celebrities gravitate to the mass audience of YouTube. But some others are carving a niche on the worlds biggest social network.

Published: July 8, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Mike’s and Kevin’s Week in Tech: Streaming Music and Harassment in Venture Capital by MIKE ISAAC and KEVIN ROOSE


By MIKE ISAAC and KEVIN ROOSE

Two Times reporters discuss the Jay-Z album debut on Tidal, and the bad behavior that runs rampant in the venture capital industry.

Published: June 30, 2017 at 02:00PM

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