There are always two sides to the story…

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 tech industry and internet culture. He's currently Flipboard's Assistant Managing Editor, overseeing news curation in technology, science, gaming and health. In addition to his day job, Ken's the co-host of "The Created Economy" podcast, examining the Creator Economy. In a past life, he was a former reporter for VentureBeat and The Next Web, covering tech startups, the industry's innovations and funding.