How to scale your video sharing service to handle 6 million users in 30 days

Who doesn’t have time to watch a 36 second long video? Not many people it turns out, as the Toronto-based video sharing service Keek has proven by registering six million users in just

Published on: February 13th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Internet firms get creative to capture shortening attention spans

Chances are you'll never finish reading this article. By the time you get to the third paragraph, an e-mail notification will pop up and you'll click away to respond to it. Or you'll

Published on: January 29th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Toronto social network site used by Kim Kardashian raises $18 million

A social video networking platform developed in Toronto announced this week that it has closed a funding round worth $18 million and registered some six million users in just 30 days.Keek, which counts

Published on: January 17th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Keek adds $7 million to become ‘Twitter for video’

A Toronto-based firm has raised another $7 million in funding towards its goal of becoming the “Twitter of video” on the Internet, it announced today. Keek is a social video platform that allows

Published on: September 18th, 2012 Brian Jackson