AOL & Google Go Head-to-Head with YouTube

CNET has details of Google’s changes to their Google Video service, in an apparent effort to better compete with the popular YouTube.

Now people who want to post their video clips can do so through a Web-based system without having to use special software. They also can view the clips instantly, said Peter Chane, product manager for Google Video.

Meanwhile, InformationWeek reports AOL is offering a beta of it’s YouTube alternative, AOL UnCut.

The site called AOL UnCut, which has thousands of beta users, will officially launch “end of June or beginning of July,” the company said.