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14/02/2005 YouTube is established by 3 former Paypal employees

YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California. The service was created by three former PayPal employees - Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim. Google bought the site in 2006 for US$1.65 billion; YouTube now operates as one of Google's subsidiaries.


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