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YouTube Stars Rhett & Link Premiere New IFC Television Show

YouTube Stars Rhett & Link Premiere New IFC Television Show

As Nalts writes today, there aren't too many YouTube stars who have crossed over from the Internet to television with much success. Whether audiences aren't ready to embrace web stars on the TV or the web content doesn't easily translate to the traditional TV format, …

Hulu For Sale, Considering Offer From Unknown Potential Buyer

Hulu For Sale, Considering Offer From Unknown Potential Buyer

Hulu, the online provider of streaming movies and television shows, has received an offer from a potential buyer. The identity of the buyer is unknown, though rumors suggest it is a well-known, very large company. What is known, is that Hulu is considering the offer, …

Sony Spat With Netflix Suggests Fragmentation Ahead In Streaming Video

Sony Spat With Netflix Suggests Fragmentation Ahead In Streaming Video

Netflix recently had to pull Sony films from the service that were provided to them by Starz. The reason is that Starz and Sony are renegotiating some contract and until it's sorted, Sony films are no longer to be shown on Netflix. Now this could be …

May 2011 Nielsen vs. ComScore Online Video Numbers

May 2011 Nielsen vs. ComScore Online Video Numbers

It's time once again to take a look at the previous month's online video viewing numbers and statistics. This time, I waited until I got them from both the two major statistics firms, comScore and Nielsen, before writing anything up. It gives a clearer picture …

Content Length Directly Impacts Video Advertising Completion Rates

Content Length Directly Impacts Video Advertising Completion Rates

eMarketer has some interesting data up today, pulled from both Limelight Networks and Freewheel, showing that shorter online video ads are watched to completion more often than longer video ads. And that seems totally logical. However, the data also reveals that viewers are much more willing …

Hulu Ties Knot With Miramax, Will Show Ads On Films

Hulu Ties Knot With Miramax, Will Show Ads On Films

Yes! I was, as always, right! Well, maybe not always but it seems more and more lately in this online video prognostication thing I've been doing. A while back Netflix and Miramax signed a deal for streaming rights to the library. Now, and totally not …

Screen Convergence Continues – Vudu, Netflix to Get Dedicated Remote Buttons

Screen Convergence Continues   Vudu, Netflix to Get Dedicated Remote Buttons

Earlier in the year Netflix announced they would have a dedicated button on remote controls for connected devices coming from some manufacturers. Wal-Mart obviously thought that a brilliant idea and so got those same manufacturers to put some Vudu buttons on the remotes as well. …

Miro 4 Lets Android Users Sync Music & Video From Multiple Digital Libraries

Miro 4 Lets Android Users Sync Music & Video From Multiple Digital Libraries

Since I just got back to the US and picked up an Android phone. I've been doing a lot of reading about it, because I like to get the most out of the tools available to me. Miro has been on my radar for quite …

Online Video Numbers Hold Steady for April, Except at AOL

Online Video Numbers Hold Steady for April, Except at AOL

comScore released the Video Metrix a bit late this month and I've been quite busy of late so I missed it. Well I got a nudge from Mark about it and so here we are. If you've been following the saga you know that there …

Kiefer Sutherland Web Series, The Confession, Gets Feature Film Deal

Kiefer Sutherland Web Series, The Confession, Gets Feature Film Deal

After years of being considered a lesser form of online video, web series are finally starting to get their due. The recent Mortal Kombat: Legacy series is going strong, attracting millions of viewers. The Guild has a total of 45 million views for its combined …

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