On June 28 at 10:17 PM UTC, I got an invite to Google+ from Brian Rose (a Googler). I was in for a treat! 🙂 Here's what the home screen looks like: After multiple previous tries, I think Google's finally got it with Google+. I've used both Wave and Buzz, and while they were interesting … Continue reading Google+ gets social networking right
On Friday, as I visited the Upload page at YouTube to put up another video, I noticed this announcement. It says I'm now allowed to upload videos longer than 15 minutes. I checked the official YouTube blog, just to make sure, and it's true. This past Thursday, they started to allow selected users to upload longer … Continue reading Now I can upload longer videos to YouTube
I wanted to upload a 25 min/525 MB video to a video sharing site recently. I found myself out of options. Ever since Google Video stopped allowing new uploads, there is no other site where you could upload a video this long, at that file size, without having to upgrade to some sort of paid … Continue reading Who gets my vote for online video?