So not everyone is happy with the Google/YouTube deal. For all the efforts that Google is taking to assuage fears that it will take YouTube and manipulate it so badly that people will begin to stop using it, there is feedback on the recent announcement by the founders of YouTube on their site. Above you will find the original announcement from the founders and an example of the reaction it got on YouTube. While most of the response appears to be favorable, it remains to be seen once the transaction is complete and the audience sees what steps have been taken.
By Ken Yeung
Ken Yeung is a journalist fascinated with the stories of the tech industry and internet culture. He's currently the Technology Editor at Flipboard, where he observes what's happening in the space while also identifying new topics of interest. In addition, he co-hosts the weekly internet show "The Created Economy," which focuses on what's happening to creators and influencers. Previously, he was a reporter for VentureBeat and The Next Web, covering tech startups, the industry's innovations and funding. Ken also has a newsletter you should also subscribe to called "Filed."View all of Ken Yeung's posts.