The Day In Online Video News and Views: November 4th 2013

The Day In Online Video News and Views: November 4th 2013

The internet's reaction to yesterday's YouTube Music Awards is a mixed bag – mostly it's been one of confusion at the approach taken by director Spike Jonze. Overall, the deliberate 'chaos' of the event proved weary for some, innovative for others. The show's watch page confirmed that the live stream attracted 873,288 views; either the numbers are way, way out and need updating or YouTube seriously misjudged the amount of attention the awards were going to get, particularly as 60 million people were said to have voted for the nominations. Read more about this and other stories from the day in online video news.

The Day In Online Video News

What the heck happened at the YouTube Music Awards? Daily Dot 

YouTube Awards Provides Subscriber Boost—for Some Acts Adweek

YouTube Bypasses PewDiePie SocialBlade

YouTube Music Awards Drew Thousands, Not Millions, of Views AdAge

The Day In Cable And VoD News

‘Someone Marry Barry’ to Hit Theaters and VOD on Eve of Valentine’s Day Variety

Netflix's 4K Tests: Are We Any Closer to Ultra HD TV Adoption? NoFilmSchool

Netflix Enters Oscar Race with Documentary Acquisition ‘The Square’ Variety

Amazon's first original shows are coming this month, but you can't binge watch them The Verge

Hulu Renews ‘Quick Draw’ for Second Season Variety

The Day In MCN News

Machinima expands beyond YouTube with new Twitch channel The Verge 

Vevo is Top YouTube Partner Channel in the Netherlands comScore

The Day In Advertising, Marketing And Mobile News

Delta Celebrates FAA Gadget Sanity With a Viral YouTube Hit AllThingsD

TV Christmas adverts battle moves online as shops target social media The Guardian

Joy of Buying a Hyundai Is Like Having a Four-Hour Erection, Says Dealer Ad AdWeek

Viddy goes Supernova: can the one-time king of mobile video get back in the spotlight? The Verge

Big Brands Are Bailing On The Super Bowl, Because At $4 Million A Spot It's Too Expensive BusinessInsider

But Wait, There's More!

Visible Measures launched a video app on Samsung TVs and told no one PandoDaily

JumpCam brings its collaborative video editing app to Android GigaOm

BBC Radio 1 aims to 'crack smartphone generation' by embracing video The Guardian

Google expands Glass sales but still wants a one-to-one chat with every buyer Engadget

Netflix Trailer Button Adder Lets You Preview Movies Before Watching Lifehacker

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