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Startup Street: Is Tiktok a threat to Youtube?

Updated : November 21, 2019 09:45 PM IST

In 2005, video-sharing platform youtube changed the video creation game forever. Cut to 2019, another platform that has taken over the internet and once again is changing the video consumption and creation patterns is TikTok with its 15-second videos. With over 1 billion downloads, TikTok's popularity is being seen as a threat to Google's Youtube, which has 2 billion users.

A Chennai-based start-up is looking to change the face of the freight business by lending a digital touch and helping freight forwarders be more efficient. Startup Street checked into Freight Bro to find out how.

Silicon valley Ed-tech firm Udacity was setup by Sebastian Thrun. Sebastian has been named the 5th most creative person in business by Fast Company and is among the 50 smartest people in tech according to fortune. He founded Google’s moonshot factory Google X and led projects like Google Glass, Project Loon and some, even refer to him as the father of self-driving cars. Startup Street teams spoke with Dalpaorto to talk about Udacity's future plans.

Firework's parent company, Loop Now Technologies is a silicon valley based startup that was set up by early founding members of LinkedIn and Snapchat. The company is now betting big on the India market, and speak in details of that plan, the Startup Street team spoke with Vincent Yang, Co-Founder & CEO, Firework and Sunil Nair who leads the India arm of the platform.
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