Statistics show that we are watching fewer videos on YouTube. However, we are watching longer videos and subsequently spending more time on the site. YouTube is changing. To celebrate its seventh birthday, YouTube boasts that 72 hours of video is being uploaded to the site every minute. That figure was 48 hours one year ago, meaning YouTube is experiencing strong growth in video uploads. But if Facebook buys either Viddy or Socialcam , then suddenly YouTube would have a problem — because then there would be a large competitor offering easy video sharing.
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What do these three situations have in common: a flooded basement, a blown transmission, photography at your wedding. If you consider yourself a gambler, you may decide that the potential cost savings of an amateur are worth the risk. But be prepared, because an amateur plumber can do just as much harm to your home as he can do repair. Amateur photographers, videographers, and web designers may be less expensive, but you run a greater risk of your expectations not being met. In our eyes, you can still produce professional work without making a living off of it. So what do we consider to be amateur videography.
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A kid from Nebraska shows up in New York City to make it big. This kid was Bryan Odell, a year-old college dropout who lived with his parents. But central casting had nothing to do with it. As an aspiring YouTuber, he cast himself. Founded in and owned by Google since , YouTube today contains multitudes: 72 hours of video are uploaded onto the service every minute.
World News Reuters Tuesday October 1, Amateur video of violent demonstrations in Hong Kong on Tuesday captures the moment when a policeman points a pistol at a black-clad protester and fires a round, after which the young man falls to the floor. The video became the most arresting image of the Charlie Hebdo shooting.