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BBC : Microsoft to launch YouTube rival

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Microsoft is aiming to capitalise on the user-generated video phenomenon by launching an online service to compete with YouTube, Google and Yahoo.
Soapbox starts testing on Tuesday and will launch within six months as part of current service, MSN Video.
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Is there anything that people wont rival against?
    
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Does M$ simply get jealous when attention goes elsewhere? Like a small child?
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They need to focus on vista, not all this other crap. I don't care how much money they have, they can't compete with everything.
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well might as well take BOTH of the biggest internet companies on at the same time, eh? Myspace AND youtube? Are they ****in retarded?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Sideburns
well might as well take BOTH of the biggest internet companies on at the same time, eh? Myspace AND youtube? Are they ****in retarded?
Don't forget google
    
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They have the money and the manpower, nothing wrong here
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bill gates must think he has the biggest e-willy in the world to take on google,myspace and youtube at the same time :***:
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by mootin
bill gates must think he has the biggest e-willy in the world to take on google,myspace and youtube at the same time :***:

I think it's the reverse, if you get my drift...you know...drives big trucks?
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post #10 of 21
Oh well, more places to upload video. If they allow larger files or better services, then so be it. Dunno why people are complaining. Better service is good, just lets see if Microsoft has better services.
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