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Paid content coming to YouTube?

During a conference call with investors about Google’s Q1 earnings, CEO Eric Schmidt made some interesting comments about YouTube. To give you some background about this: last week, David Silversmith published estimates about how much Google is losing on YouTube, which came down to over a million dollars a day:

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YouTube now officially offering HD option on some videos

TechCrunch just noticed that YouTube has already turned on the new HD resolution discussed earlier. Videos that were uploaded in 720p or higher resolution how offer a “watch in HD” option that provides far better resolution than the “high quality” option that preceded it. If you want to see the difference, have a look at […]

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Youtube adds full HD resolution videos

Google has quietly been adding true 720p-resolution HD movies. Wired was the first of the mainstream news sites to pick up this news after it first appeared in several forums. Just have a look at the video below to see the difference in resolution over normal YouTube videos: To view the video full-screen you’ll have […]

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