Yahoo, Inc.’s Jeff Karnes Touts New Video Publishing Tools
SANTA CLARA, June 6, 2006 (Podtech News) – Video is currently the fastest-growing segment of the online market, in terms of popularity with consumers, according to Hitwise and other Internet research firms. Recent upstart YouTube is gobbling up market share, and its Internet video competitors are scrambling to catch up. One example of this is Yahoo Inc., which relaunched its online video service, video.yahoo.com, last week. Podtech’s Catherine Girardeau went over to Yahoo’s Santa Clara campus to talk with Jeff Karnes, Yahoo’s Director of Multimedia Search, about the company’s new video capabilities.