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  1. MGM Greenlights 600 Movies for YouTube Rental

    9:14 am 4/16/2012

    The studio is the latest to make older library movies available on YouTube and Google Play for online transactions; meanwhile, the sale and rental of physical DVDs continues to decline.Read more

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  2. Hotfile Slams MPAA's Interpretation of YouTube Ruling

    7:53 am 4/16/2012

    What did the Second Circuit really say in its recent verdict on Viacom's appeal? Hollywood studios offer a reading. The cyberlocker has its own interpretation. There's no peace in ongoing copyright wars.Read more

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  3. Google's Sergey Brin 'More Worried' About Open Internet Than Ever

    4:59 am 4/16/2012

    The executive criticizes foreign governments, Facebook and Apple and says the failed, Hollywood-favored SOPA legislation would have brought practices to the U.S. that are typically seen in China and Iran.Read more

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  4. Google's Quarterly Results Beat Wall Street's Estimates

    2:17 pm 4/12/2012

    The Internet behemoth also creates a new class of stock that it will distribute as a dividend to shareholders.Read more

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  5. MPAA Lines Up With Porn Studio in Steamy Copyright Dispute

    7:25 am 4/9/2012

    Embedded links and repeat infringers are subject of a battle that's garnered the interest of movie studios, Google and Facebook.Read more

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  6. Court Sides with Viacom, but YouTube Can Celebrate Small Victories (Analysis)

    10:36 am 4/5/2012

    Thursday's decision largely favored Viacom, kicking its massive copyright case down to a district court for further proceedings, but it handed YouTube parent Google enough to proclaim some vindication for its interpretation of the law.Read more

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  7. April Fools' Day: Keith Olbermann Takes Over GlobalGrind, Conan O'Brien Acquires Mashable

    6:36 am 4/1/2012

    The web got into the spirit of April 1, led by two TV hosts pretending to grab the reins at popular culture and tech sites.Read more

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  8. 'Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl' Part of U.K. YouTube, Google Play Rental Offering

    2:08 am 3/28/2012

    Disney U.K. and Ireland pacts with YouTube and Google Play to offer rentals on select titles.Read more

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  9. Google's Spending on Traditional Ads Jumps Fourfold

    6:20 am 3/27/2012

    The Internet giant spent an estimated $213 million on TV commercials and other "old media" in 2011.Read more

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  10. My Damn Channel Readies Live Comedy Show for YouTube Channel

    4:00 am 3/21/2012

    Hosted by Beth Hoyt from the company's new studio in New York, "My Damn Channel Live" will combine elements of late-night TV and social media to be "like TV, but on the Internet."Read more

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