Friday’s Video Views

Tooling around on the Mashable site this week, I stumbled cross a section called Mashable Battles in which the site’s sociable editors pit two digital platforms, gadgets, smartphones, whatever, against one another. The latest battle asked readers to weigh in on the perennial leader in online video, YouTube, versus the upstart Hulu. Is this a PC vs. TV battle all over again?

Hulu Hoopla

Separately, but hardly unrelated, we found Hulu founder Jason Killar chatting it up with AllThingsD’s Kara Swisher:

Leanback and Veg Out

But YouTube is not sitting still. This week it debuted Leanback in an effort to make one’s online video viewing a better experience – no matter what the screeen. Here’s the company’s video clip about it:

Pass the Popcorn

Leanback didn’t go unnoticed by Beet.TV, which grabbed the designer of the product’s interface for a few bites.


Ubiquitous Check-In

Moving on, if you hadn’t gotten your fill of FourSquare and Gowalla of late, here’s a “location-based check-in app” for homebodies, GetGlue:



Etsy Anyone?

Finally, it appears the make-it-yourself e-commerce space is booming. Etsy is hiring and created a video to let everyone know:

5 Comments

  1. 吳婷婷
    July 13, 2010

    唯有用熱情、用智慧去觀察事物,這事物才會把他的秘密,洩漏給我們............................................................

  2. 婷珊
    July 10, 2010

    一個人的際遇在第一次總是最深刻的,有時候甚至會讓人的心變成永遠的絕緣。............................................................