Monday, July 23, 2007

9. Audio and Video Web 2.0 Websites

Web 2.0 users want to interact not only with text and images, but also with audio and video, and by now most Internet users have heard of iTunes, podcasting and YouTube. These sites and ideas are not only attractive to users but also to big business. For example, in 2007, Google purchased YouTube for 1.6 billion dollars. Google clearly sees a strong future for user-created and shared video on the Internet.


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