YouTube to buy streaming-video site Twitch for $1 billion: Variety

Google Inc`s YouTube unit has reached a deal to acquire videogame-streaming service Twitch for more than USD 1 billion, according to a report in Variety, the entertainment news publication.

Now band of drones can play music !

Robot rock-stars! A US start-up claims to have developed a band of drones that can play music better than an average human.

`Michelle Obama, we need to talk!`

"Michelle Obama, we need to talk..." say three young girls on behalf of animal rights group PETA , urging the US First Lady to use reusable plastic or ceramic eggs.

Mumbai NSUI chief caught dancing naked, suspended

Suraj Singh Thakur, the Mumbai unit chief of the National Students Union of India (NSUI), has been suspended for allegedly dancing naked at a party function in the Mumbai suburb of Kandivli last month.

Crowdsourced ‘Directors cut Star Wars’ reaches million YouTube views

A “directors cut” of a fan-made version of ‘Star Wars’ has crossed the one million mark on YouTube.

YouTube hits 4 bn daily video views

According to the company, roughly 60 hours of video is now uploaded to YouTube every minute.

‘Kolaveri Di’ takes Internet by storm!

It’s nonsensical and uses broken English for lyrics yet India can’t stop listening to ‘Kolaveri Di.’

Govt wanted 358 items removed from Google in Jan-Jun period

As many as 255 item removal requests cited the government criticism as the reason, said the Google Transparency Report.

Video of marines lip-synching Spears’ ‘Hold It Against Me’ is YouTube hit

A video showing marines lip-synching Britney Spears’ ‘Hold It Against Me’ has become a YouTube hit.

Onir releases `I AM` trailer on You Tube

First he used the social networking site Facebook to raise funds for ‘I AM’. Now director Onir has released the trailer of his forthcoming film on You Tube.

Viacom, You Tube air dirty laundry in legal battle

Viacom Inc. and Google Inc.`s YouTube site began airing each other`s dirty laundry Thursday, providing a tantalizing peek at the wheeling and dealing that triggered a bitter battle over the copyright laws governing the Internet.