Feeds

YouTube co-founder either HATES Google+ or his vid account just got HACKED

Jawed 'me at the zoo' Karim is peeved, apparently

Internet Security Threat Report 2014

One of the original creators of YouTube, Jawed Karim - whose face has been viewed millions of times on the video-sharing website - has apparently complained about having to sign in to Google+ to leave a comment below clips.

Karim, who is best known for appearing in the first vid ever to be uploaded to YouTube back in 2005, has - it would seem - posted the following comment on the Google-owned service:

why the fuck do i need a google+ account to comment on a video?

As noted by the Verge, It's unclear if Karim's YouTube account has been hacked into, allowing an imposter to make it appear as if the YouYube co-founder - whose handle on the site is "jawed" - is pissed off with Google for forcing its users to create Google+ IDs to access the site.

Jawed says WTF to Google+

Jawed's WTF moment. Who says everyone likes G+?

He created YouTube eight years ago, along with Steve Chen and Chad Hurley. In 2006, Google paid out a jaw-dropping $1.65bn for the loss-making service and then waited a very long time for the site to start turning a profit.

Google recently changed the way its comment system works on YouTube to make it more palatable to advertisers by stripping it bare of controversy. ®

The very first YouTube Video

Top 5 reasons to deploy VMware with Tegile

Whitepapers

Choosing cloud Backup services
Demystify how you can address your data protection needs in your small- to medium-sized business and select the best online backup service to meet your needs.
Forging a new future with identity relationship management
Learn about ForgeRock's next generation IRM platform and how it is designed to empower CEOS's and enterprises to engage with consumers.
Security for virtualized datacentres
Legacy security solutions are inefficient due to the architectural differences between physical and virtual environments.
Reg Reader Research: SaaS based Email and Office Productivity Tools
Read this Reg reader report which provides advice and guidance for SMBs towards the use of SaaS based email and Office productivity tools.
Storage capacity and performance optimization at Mizuno USA
Mizuno USA turn to Tegile storage technology to solve both their SAN and backup issues.