The Netease web portal will use the video hosting technology form Ku6

Quick overview : Ku6 Media partners with NetEase

Ku6 Media Co, an internet video company in China, focused on User Generated Content ("UGC"), today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Chinese Internet company NetEase.

Ku6 will provide technology support to video related activities on NetEase microblog platform, including video uploading and sharing. Meanwhile, NetEase microblog users will be given access to Ku6 Media video contents via embedded Ku6 Media video players.

For information, Netease socialized web portal platform also owns Youdao, a search engine that could have, according to NetEase, 1% of China’s search market and a product search engine called Huihui that competes with Alibaba eTao. The Yahoo like chinese portal claims to have 500 Million users for its email service.