Scoop: This is Mixbit, the new video site of YouTube founders Steve Chen and Chad Hurley

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Mixbit, the new video website from AVOS Systems — the company co-founded by YouTube co-founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen — is about to launch any moment now.

The AVOS team has already started to take down some of the curtains, and we were able to take a first peek: It looks like Mixbit is a bit like Vine for the remix web, allowing its users to record video clips that are up to 16 seconds long, and then mix them together into longer videos, which can last up to one hour altogether.

Here’s how the Mixbit site itself puts it:

“The MixBit app and website helps people create videos together. The app lets you record, edit and publish videos as short as one second or as long as an hour—right from your mobile device. The MixBit site is also the first site that lets users collaborate with each…

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