Youtube is an a website video sharing ( various videos) popular which was established in February 2005 by three the former employees of PayPal: Steve Chen, Chad Hurley , and Jawed Karim. According to internet research company , Hitwise , in May 2006 YouTube had a market share of 43 percent . The user can load , watch and share video clips for free. Generally the videos on YouTube are music clips (video clips ), movies, TV, and videos made by the users themselves . The format used by videos on YouTube is . flv that can be played on web browsers that have the Flash Player plugin.
Well below this is the beginning and the struggle length of www.youtube.com following with the facts the facts :
1. Youtube was founded in the month of February 2005 by 3 former employees of PayPal, namely Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim.
2. In the first Office center Youtube located on the floor above a restaurant Pizza and Restaurant of Japan in San Mateo, California.
3. Video start of the first time at the additions on Youtube titled “Me at the Zoo”, featuring Jawed Karim in the garden animal San Diego. Until when is the video that still can be seen on youtube .
4. Youtube launched a Beta test in the month of May 2005, six months before the official launch which carried out the month November 2005
5. In the month of July 2006 or 8 months after inaugurated , carrying 65,000 video recently uploaded to the site Youtube every day , with 100 million views per day .
6. Choosing the name www.youtube.com causes problems for a site with a similar name , www.utube.com. The owner of the site, Universal Tube & Rollform Equipment, filed a lawsuit against YouTube in November 2006 after experiencing an excess load is regularly are caused by people looking for YouTube
7. In the month of October 2006, Google Inc. bought Youtube for 1.65 billion US $
8. In the year 2007 Youtube has consumed bandwidth to equal the amount of bandwidth the entire internet in the world in the year 2000
9. In the month of June 2008 magazine Forbes proclaim that revenue Youtube for the year 2008 is estimated to reach 200 million US $
10. In the year 2008 Youtube get awards the George Foster Peabody Award and since has become a “Speakers Corners” and participate instrumental in the development of democracy and freedom found
11. When this YouTube into an online site Video provider of the most dominant in the American union , even perhaps the world, with control of 43 percent of the market. An estimated 20 hours of video duration is uploaded to Youtube every minute with 6 billion views per day .
BLOCKING YOUTUBE IN SOME COUNTRIES
Youtube has been censored several times in several countries for various reasons . And It COUNTRIES THAT NEVER BLOCK YOUTUBE
• Saudi Arabia Youtube can be accessed in Saudi Arabia, but the page to confirm the date of birth of the user is blocked , preventing the users internet in Saudi Arabia see page were declared to mature on YouTube.
• Armenia Since Armenia declared a state of emergency as a result of the protest election of the president of Armenia in 2008, YouTube has been blocked in Armenia since 2 March 2008. Under the state of emergency , no no media were allowed to broadcast news but the media nationwide .
• Brazil YouTube is being sued by Brazilian and MTV VJ model Daniela Cicarelli ( better known as Ronaldo’s former fiancée ) that this site provides videos made by paparazzi. Demands requested that all video was removed , if not , Youtube will be blocked in Brazil. On the day Saturday , 6 January 2007, the order legally ordered that filter is placed to prevent the Internet in Brazil to access the site it . Measurement of effectiveness is questionable because the video was not just exist on YouTube, but also at other sites as a part of the phenomenon of the Internet. On the day of Tuesday , 9 January 2007, the court that same turn of selection of their earlier , asking filter removed . After the ban on YouTube in Brazil, there was the site brtube.com, as a replacement for YouTube in Brazil.
• Iran On December 3 , 2006, Iran blocked YouTube along with several other sites after calling it “immoral”. The YouTube ban was carried out after a video about Iranian soap opera star was put on YouTube. Some sources claim that the blockade was caused by a film that glorified the MKO ( the main Iranian resistance group against the fundamentalist Islamic regime ).
• Morocco On May 25 , 2007, Maroc Telecom ( a Moroccan state- owned company ) blocked all access to YouTube. Not no reasons were given why YouTube is blocked , but there is speculation that case it has a relationship with a group of separatist Polisario or there are videos that criticize the king Mohammed VI. Youtube can be accessed again on May 30, 2007.
• People ‘s Republic of China As part of the Golden Shield censorship program , Youtube has been blocked in the People’s Republic of China since 15 October 2007. · Syria YouTube is now blocked in Syria .
• Thailand On March 8 , 2007, Youtube was blocked in Thailand. Many internet users in Thailand believe the reason for the blocking was the video of a speech , Thaksin Shinawatra, former Prime Minister of Thailand on CNN. The Thai government does not confirm the reason for blocking , but YouTube can be accessed again on March 10 , 2007. On the night of April 3 , 2007, YouTube was again blocked in Thailand. This blocking was caused by a video that insulted King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Youtube re opened on 30 August 2007, after YouTube agreed to remove the video insulting the King of Thailand ‘s . On September 21 , 2007, Thailand announced they were asking for a court order to block the video that appeared on YouTube accusing Prem Tinsulanonda of trying to manipulate the royal throne to make him king of Thailand.
• Turkey YouTube was blocked in Turkey on 6 March 2007 to 9 March 2007. YouTube was blocked again on 18 January 2008 and re- opened on 27 March 2008.
• United Arab Emirates YouTube is blocked in the United Arab Emirates . This site can be accessed , but internet users in the United Arab Emirates can not access user pages . · Pakistan YouTube was blocked in Pakistan and its blocking was opened on February 26 , 2006.
• Indonesia On April 1 , 2008, Indonesian Information Minister , Muhammad Nuh , wrote a letter to YouTube to remove a Dutch film , Fitna , made by Dutch right- wing politician , Geert Wilders . Government of Indonesia provide a two -day to YouTube to remove videos that or YouTube be blocked in Indonesia. On 4 April 2008, Muhammad Nuh asking all ISPs Indonesia for me m block access to YouTube. On April 5 , 2008, YouTube was blocked as an attempt by an ISP. Finally on April 8 , 2008, YouTube along with MySpace , Metacafe , Rapidshare , Multiply, Liveleak , and the official site Fitna were blocked in Indonesia. Blocking YouTube and other sites finally opened on April 10 , 2008.