Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim

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  • Youtube Founded

    YouTube was founded in February 2005, as a destination to watch and share original videos worldwide through the Web. Users can upload and share video clips on and YouTube enables video embedding that allows YouTube videos to be placed on non-YouTube pages.
  • Youtube launch

    Official site launch (8M videos watched a day)
  • Google Localizes Youtube for European Audiences

    Google Inc. launched versions of its video sharing service Youtube in French and other languages on Tuesday. Localized versions now exist for Brazil, France, Ireland, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Poland, Spain, the U.K. and the U.S.
  • Youtube new music world

    YouTube is one of the biggest and most powerful repositories of music in the world
  • innovators

    Focusing on “disruptive technology,” Christensen shows why most companies miss out on new waves of innovation. Whether in electronics or retailing, a successful company with established products will get pushed aside unless managers know when to abandon traditional business practices. Using the lessons of successes and failures from leading companies, The Innovator’s Dilemma presents a set of rules for capitalizing on the phenomenon of disruptive innovation.