Amazon’s New ‘Video Direct’ Rivals YouTube As A User-Generated Video Platform

Amazon have launched a new ad-supported video service for creators to reach Amazon users, increasing competition between YouTube and parent company Google. Amazon Video Direct is the new platform from tech giants Amazon and allows…

YouTube Protecting Creators Further With Improved Content ID

YouTube have announced improvements to their Content ID program to protect creators and help them earn¬†more revenues. In a blog post yesterday¬†YouTube announced that they’re developing a system to help creators continue earning money during…

Instagram Video Creators Now Get 60 Second Videos

Instagram has announced they will now allow video creators to add up to 60 second videos to the popular image sharing service. In the last six months, the time people spent watching video increased by…

Jam With Strangers Around The World With WholeWorldBand

WholeWorldBand let’s you record and jam with musicians from all around the world without any additional equipment. WholeWorldBand is the application from Kevin Godley of 10CC and one half of Godley & Creme. WholeWorldBand combines…

Mumbai’s ‘YouTube Space’ Production Facility Will Be Available Soon

YouTube announced new ‘YouTube Spaces’ for Toronto and Mumbai at VidCon 2015, now Mumbai’s space is almost ready. YouTube Spaces are production spaces created to collate an area’s YouTube talent into one space designed for…

SoundCloud Pulse – SoundCloud’s First App for Creators

Today SoundCloud released their first app tailored for creators on Android devices. SoundCloud Pulse is designed as a companion to the existing SoundCloud app which will enable users to manage their accounts and to “keep…

YouTube Expands To 7 More Countries

Google has added local versions of YouTube to 7 new countries, increasing it’s total to 85. YouTube garners billions of views a day and 80% of those come from outside Google’s home in the US….

Introducing RouteNote’s New YouTube Tools

Under the YouTube menu on your RouteNote user account you can now access two databases to help you create content for your YouTube channel. The first database is a directory featuring websites that host license-free…

Beatport Only Paying 5% Royalties On New User Streaming Service

Earlier today Electronic Music store, Beatport, introduced the ability for anyone to upload their EDM tracks to their streaming service for free. As promising an introduction as this is, it is revealed in Beatports terms…

Nintendo’s Limited YouTube Affiliate Program

In recent news Nintendo have released a new YouTube affiliate program. After signing up with Nintendo, this allows YouTubers big or small to use Nintendo gameplay footage in videos, monetize the video, then (after YouTube…