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Facebook Is Trying to Win the Video War Using YouTube’s Own Playbook

A web giant is trying to ramp itself up as a video platform, so it starts paying content creators to use the service, and–at least initially–doesn’t seem all that concerned about things like rampant copyright infringement. Is that a description of Facebook now, or is it a description of YouTube in its early days? That’s…

http://fortune.com/2016/04/29/facebook-youtube/

Facebook Is Trying to Win the Video War Using YouTube’s Own Playbook

A web giant is trying to ramp itself up as a video platform, so it starts paying content creators to use the service, and–at least initially–doesn’t seem all that concerned about things like rampant copyright infringement. Is that a description of Facebook now, or is it a description of YouTube in its early days? That’s…

http://fortune.com/2016/04/29/facebook-youtube/

Twitter Isn’t Worried About Facebook Live

Facebook FB would never admit it. But lately, the social media giant seems like it’s trying to crush Twitter TWTR . The two social media companies are highly competitive, even though one is currently worth $308 billion, has 1.6 billion users, and dominates digital advertising. The other, worth $12 billion, is in the middle of…

http://fortune.com/2016/04/26/twitter-isnt-worried-about-facebook-live/

Facebook May be Playing Catch-Up on Video, but It Is Going All In

Figuring out where some social media services are headed is difficult because they seem to be going in half a dozen different directions at once. But that’s not a problem with Facebook. CEO Mark Zuckerberg has made it crystal clear for some time that he sees video–and particularly live mobile video–as the future, and the…

http://fortune.com/2016/03/02/facebook-video/