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Content's Never Been a Profit Center, So Why Should It Be Any Different Online?

Yes, viewers are moving online, but despite billions of connected devices out there, it's unreasonable to think that in the slugfest between TV and the Internet, TV will lose. But the fact remains that with falling rates, the pre-roll isn't enough to fund online content. For content to survive -- let alone thrive -- it needs to make economic sense. ...More

  • Chutes and Ladders Becomes Action Movie Starring Playground Kids

    Each week, Sketchy, a Yahoo site that launched in March, releases a spoof video on a trending or timely topic du jour. Last week, Sketchy launched an action video based on the board game Chutes and Ladders, in an effort to spoof the upcoming theatrical release of fellow board game, "Battleship." ...More