YouTube Adds 6 New Languages To Automatic Caption Support

YouTube has offered automatic caption support since 2009 and today the social video website added six new European languages. The websites new language support includes Russian, French, German, Dutch, Italian, and Portuguese. YouTube now support 10 languages. Automatic caption support allows viewers who may be hard of hearing to read along to speech in videos. […]

VEVO Has Paid Artists $200 Million Since 2009

VEVO, a popular music video site which maintains many musical artists’ YouTube accounts announced that it has paid $200 million to artists since its inception in 2009. The music video service has paid out more in 2012 than the previous two years combined. CEO Rio Caraeff shared the news today during a conversation at the […]

YouTube Allows Partners To Link Websites In Annotations

YouTube has long had annotations which display on top of videos and with a new feature, partners will be able to link to a select number of websites that sell their products or merchandise. This is a big step forward, and instead of clicking on product or merchandise links in the description, users will simply […]

Vimeo Launching Movie Rentals In Early 2013

Vimeo is a bit behind the curve when it comes to offering movie rentals, but announced this morning, its pay-to-view movie service will launch early next year. The service will completely launch at Vimeo.com/Movies and as a bit of a preview, there are six movies currently available to rent. Unlike YouTube, which features all different […]

Vimeo Debuts New Design And It’s Pretty Awesome [Video]

Vimeo on Tuesday debuted the company’s brand new look and the website has been completely deconstructed and built back up with more emphasis on videos alongside a stronger user interface that brings more community into the fold. On the company’s blog staff member Soxiam wrote: “Today is a big day – one of the biggest […]