Entries in YouTube (4)

Thursday
Jan282010

Chad Hurley | YouTube

image credit: World Economic Forum/Wikimedia CommonsChad Hurley was born in 1976 in Birdsboro, Pennsylvania. Hurley co-founded YouTube with Steve Chen and Jawed Karim. Hurley and Chen sold YouTube to Google in 2006. He is currently the CEO of YouTube.

 

 

 

Wednesday
Oct132010

Feross Aboukhadijeh | YouTube Instant

image credit: Feross Aboukhadijeh/ferros.orgFeross Aboukhadijeh is the creator of YouTube Instant (yinstant.com) that he launched on September 10, 2010. Youtube Instant, inspired by Google Instant, is a website that allows users to search the YouTube video database as they type. Ferross is currently a computer science student at Stanford University and a software engineer intern at Facebook.

 

YouTube Instant Creator: Feross Aboukhadijeh YouTube Instant - NBC Interview ("Instant Success")

 

Saturday
Aug212010

Jawed Karim | YouTube

image credit: Robin Brown/Flickr Jawed Karim was born in 1979 in Merseburg, East Germany. He attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign earning a Bachelor degree in Computer Science in 2004. He is the co-founder of YouTube along with Chad Hurley and Steve Chen also fellow PayPal employees. Karim has launched a venture fund called Youniversity Ventures with the goal of helping university students and former students to develop and launch there business ideas. On Saturday, April 23, 2005 at 8:27PM Jawed uploaded YouTube's first video entitled "Me at the zoo".

 

 

Thursday
Jan282010

Steve Chen | YouTube

image credit: Rico Shen/Wikimedia CommonsSteve Chen was born in August 1978 in Taipei, Taiwan. Chen co-founded YouTube with Chad Hurley and Jawed Karim in 2005. Chen and Hurley sold YouTube to Google in 2006. He is currently the Chief Technology Officer at YouTube.