According to co-founder Steve Chen, YouTube will be adding live video content before the end of this year.
"Live video is just something that we've always wanted to do, we've never had the resources to do it correctly, but now with Google, we hope to actually do it this year," he said in an interview with Pop17 blogger Sarah Meyers.
As online video continues to boom and high-speed broadband connections spread, live online video will be one of the next steps. Up to newspapers to be at the forefront.
View the video interview here.
Source: NewTeeVee through I Want Media