• YouTube is trying to make a tricky pivot from platform to programmer

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    YouTube has to start acting less like a tech platform and more like a TV network.
    The company has long served as the repository for every possible video on the planet, professional or otherwise. But given that the Alphabet-owned video site is making another push into original programming, it is looking to become an outlet where some people will seek out favorite shows with regularity.
    In other words, YouTube needs to shift slightly from having its algorithm find things you might want to watch to YouTube telling you what you should watch.
    That's the delicate dance YouTube originals head...
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