Yahoo! Video was intended to be a video-sharing website on which users could upload videos, almost like YouTube. At launch, Yahoo! Video started as an internet-wide video program. Yahoo added the power to upload and share video clips in June 2006. A re-designed site was launched in February 2008 that changed the main target to Yahoo!-hosted video only.
The Yahoo! Screen rebrand was launched in October 2011, alongside eight original programs Yahoo! Screen has streamed three seasons of its Emmy-nominated original series, Burning Love, which was syndicated for TV through in 2013.
On April 24, 2013, Yahoo! acquired rights to stream content from the NBC series Saturday Night Live, including archive clips from current and past seasons, behind the scenes footage, and other content. Yahoo! holds non-exclusive international rights to the archive content and non-exclusive rights to clips from the present season
Featuring Hulu content, the Yahoo View app brings you thousands of TV clips on-the-go and allows you to be the primary to ascertain today’s trending videos. Watch the newest must-see clips in comedy, late-night talk shows, celebrity & entertainment, news, and movie trailers.