The Exit: Getaround’s $300M roadtrip

In August of last year, Getaround scored $300 million from Softbank. Eight months later they handed that same amount to Drivy, a Parisian peer-to-peer car rental service that was Getaround’s tic

Online platforms still not clear enough about hate speech takedowns: EC

In its latest monitoring report of a voluntary Code of Conduct on illegal hate speech, which platforms including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube signed up to in Europe back in 2016, the European Commiss

Vivendi Buys 80% Of France’s Dailymotion, Valuing The YouTube Rival At $295M

The long-running saga of who would become the new owner of online video site Dailymotion has finally come to an end. Vivendi has announced that it’s acquired an 80% stake in the company from Fre

PlayStation 4 Gets Suspend And Resume, External HD Backups On March 26

Sony’s upcoming “Yukimura” update for PlayStation 4 brings the console one magic power that many players have been eager to get their hands on: The ability to suspend game play and r

Microsoft Is Interested In Buying Stake In Dailymotion

Orange CEO Stéphane Richard talked with BFM Business at the Mobile World Congress about Dailymotion — as a reminder, the YouTube competitor is fully owned by Orange. The French telecom company

Dailymotion Buys SublimeVideo Developer Jilion To Build Out Video Producing And Customizing Capabilities

With a Yahoo purchase very much <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/dailymotion#src5">off the table</a>, France’s <a target="_blank" href="http://www.dailymotion.com">Dailymot

This Week On The TC Europe Podcast: Dailymotion Is Growing, SwiftKey Gets Better, Cambridge Gets Into VC

This week, we talk about SwiftKey releasing a lot of new keyboard layouts and features, Dailymotion expanding to Japan and acquiring a startup in Europe, and Cambridge getting into VC. This is the Tec

Dailymotion Announces An Upcoming European Acquisition And A New Office In Japan

While the French government scuppered Yahoo’s acquisition of Dailymotion, the video platform is still planning its next expansion moves. According to news agency AFP, the French company will ope

France’s Dailymotion Finds Stateside Tech Partner In Video Editing Service Givit

In other video news this week, the video editing app Givit has announced its integration with Dailymotion, the second largest social video site globally after YouTube. It is the first U.S. app to be b

Yahoo’s Deal To Buy A $200M Stake In Dailymotion From Orange Scuppered By French Government

It looks like lightning has struck on the towers of Dailymotion. Yahoo’s bid to take a $200 million majority stake in the video site — known as the ‘YouTube of France’ —

Orange Acquired Dailymotion For $168 Million By Buying Out Remaining 51% Stake [Update: Orange Confirms]

Back in January 2011, Orange <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/01/25/confirmed-orange-acquires-49-of-dailymotion-for-e59-million-rest-to-follow/">acquired</a> 49 percent of <a target="_blank" href=

Putting Videos Front And Center, Dailymotion’s Redesign Combines Instant Play And Personalized Recommendations

It might not have ever grown to be the size of YouTube, but Dailymotion is holding its own. The video site claims more than 110 million unique monthly visitors worldwide, including 30 million uniques

AnyClip Brings Thousands Of Full Films, Movie Clips To Dailymotion

<strong>Exclusive -</strong> While <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/youtube">YouTube</a> is reportedly paving the way for a <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/10/03/youtube-reportedly-fork

Dailymotion shoots for video-powered apps, slowly opening up developer API

<img alt="" src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0000/2800/2800v10-max-250x250.png" title="Dailymotion" class="shot" width="182" height="40" /><a href="http://dailymotion.com/">Dailymo

Confirmed: Orange acquires 49% of DailyMotion for €59 million, rest to follow

<img class="alignleft size-full wp-image-30832" title="dailymotion" src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/dailymotion2.png" alt="" width="182" height="40" />Rumors have been flying aro

5min Brings 200K How-To Videos To Dailymotion

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/dailymotion.png" class="shot2"><a href="http://www.5min.com">5min</a> has struck a deal with Dailymotion to bring 200,000 how-to videos about

The Ten Most Likely M&A Deals In Online Video

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/02/tc-ma.png"> Which online video companies will get bought in 2010?   Venture capitalists are desperately looking for exits while the usual sus

How To Make Money In Online Video

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/02/tc-ash-4-graph1-215x108.png" width="215" height="108" /> <em><strong>Editor’s note</strong>: This is the fourth in a series of posts on the

State Of The Vlogosphere: 70% of Video Blogs Are Hosted On Five Sharing Sites

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/01/vlogon-215x177.jpg" width="215" height="177" />Media search and discovery site <a href="http://www.mefeedia.com/">MeFeedia</a> this morning re

Dailymotion lands on iPhone

<img class="shot" title="dailymotion" src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/dailymotion1.png" alt="dailymotion" width="200" height="55" />[France] Paris-based video sharing site <a hre
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