9/19/2006

Microsoft to launch video service to rival YouTube

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 8:05 am

Microsoft Corp. will start testing on Tuesday an Internet video-sharing service called Soapbox, the software company’s answer to Web sensation YouTube.

Soapbox is one facet of Microsoft’s strategy to create attractive Internet content to lure away billions of Web advertising dollars from market leaders Google Inc. and Yahoo Inc..

Source: Reuters

 

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