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The untold story of Google’s $1.65 billion acquisition of YouTube, from those who lived it (GOOG, GOOGL)

The untold story of Google’s $1.65 billion acquisition of YouTube, from those who lived it (GOOG, GOOGL)

From left: YouTube founders Steve Chen, Chad Hurley, and Jawed Karim; Google cofounder Larry Page, former Google CEO Eric Schmidt, and Google cofounder Sergey Brin. Noah Berger/AP Photo; YouTube; Paul Sakuma/AP Photo; Samantha Lee/Business Insider This story is available exclusively on Business Insider Prime. Join BI Prime and start reading now. YouTube’s sale to Google…