Friday, June 22, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
AMD Presents Modular Routing Design for Chiplet-based Systems
Software Business Continues to Work For BlackBerry
Apple Turns to the U.S. Patent Office to Invalidate Qualcomm Patents
Samsung Patents Bezel-less, Notch-free Smartphone Design
China is Home to Most Smartphone Vendors
VidCon 2018: Youtube Announces Memberships, Merchandise as Alternatives to Ads
Chatting With Google Assistant Gets More Natural
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich Resigns After Found to Have Relationship With Employee
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Youtube...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, September 03, 2009
Youtube May Charge For Streaming Movies


YouTube is in talks with Hollywood movie studios to offer streaming movie rentals, according to The Wall Street Journal.

It would mark the first time the world's most popular video site would charge its users to watch videos.

Google's YouTube has held discussions with Lions Gate Entertainment, Sony Pictures and Warner Brothers about online movie rentals, according to the report.

A trial of the movie rental service was originally scheduled for this month, but that was pushed back as negotiations with the studios continue, the report said.

In many cases, the movies would be available for rental for a fee in a system similar to Web rental programs from Apple iTunes, Netflix and Amazon.com with newer movies. YouTube would likely charge a similar fee around $3.99 a rental.

YouTube is currently offers video for free, on an advertising-supported basis.

Last month, YouTube announced a partnership with Time Warner Inc properties including CNN and TNT. It agreed a similar deal in March with Walt Disney.


Previous
Next
Philips Showcases New 3D 21:9 TV at IFA        All News        WirelessHD 60GHz CE Products Arrive in Europe
Microsoft Delivers Live HD Online Video Using HTTP     General Computing News      eBay to Sell Skype For $2.75 Billion

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
VidCon 2018: Youtube Announces Memberships, Merchandise as Alternatives to Ads
YouTube Music and YouTube Premium Launch in More Countries
YouTube Introduces YouTube Music Streaming Service, YouTube Red Becomes YouTube Premium
Youtube Details Video Removal Figures
YouTube Will Shoot and Publish a Promotional Video for Your Business
Social Networks Have One Hour to Remove Online Terrorist Content, Europe Says
YouTube Live streaming Updated With Live Captions, Improvements in Chat
YouTube TV, Adds sports and Turner, But gets More Pricey
YouTube to Label News Videos That Receive Government Funding
YouTube Go Expands in 115 More Countries
YouTube Revises Rules to Protect Advertisers From Offensive Content
YouTube Said to Launch Music Subscription Service

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .