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YouTube: Invading minds

By Sagar Relan

Founders
Chad Hurley
Steve Chen Jawed Karim It was founded around February, 2005 In Nov, 2006, bought by Google for $1.65 billion

History!!!
Before the launch of YouTube in 2005, there were few

easy methods available for ordinary computer users who wanted to post videos online.

Now anyone can upload & share videos on the portal

www.youtube.com

I am loving it
Easiest source of entertainment It brought back old videos , TV series. Charlie Bit My Finger, which was uploaded on May 22, 2007, is a viral video that has received the most views of any user generated YouTube video, with over 300 million views.

Moral Policing.But Why?


In July 2011, YouTube was

blocked in the People's Republic of China On February 23, 2008, Pakistan blocked YouTube because of "offensive material" towards the Islamic faith

Thailand blocked

YouTube between 2006 and 2007. Iran blocked Youtube, after declaring it as violating social and moral codes of conduct

This is Getting SERIOUS!!!!


YouTube has also faced criticism over the offensive

content in some of its videos.

The uploading of videos containing defamation,

pornography, and material encouraging criminal conduct is prohibited by YouTube's terms of service

Lighter Note..
Most popular video sharing platform worldwide.
Quick streaming Easy & nice interface Informative Visual learning, Guitar, Dance moves.