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YouTube Live Tokyo Fails

Whereas YouTube Live in San Francisco attracted 700,000 concurrent live viewers, YouTube Live Tokyo attracts none — because it’s not even live. The show was supposed to start at 3pm Japan Standard Time. It is now 7:56pm in Japan, and there’s nary a live stream in sight. Click here to continue reading “YouTube Live Tokyo Fails”…

Ready for YouTube Live?

Live online video is nothing new. Startups like Ustream and Justin.tv have been offering it for over a year. Google-bankrolled online video leader YouTube, however, likes to bide their time before rolling out features. When they do launch those features, they leverage their deep pockets and enormous community to launch with a bigger splash than anyone else does. Click here to continue reading “Ready for YouTube Live?”…