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  • Vevo Launches in Brazil
    Online music video joint venture Vevo launched a stand-alone service in Brazil Tuesday. The popular music video site offers stand-alone services in the U.S., Canada, the UK, and Australia and ...
  • Netflix Expands To Scandinavia, Land Of Piracy
    Netflix on Wednesday announced plans to launch its streaming on-demand TV and movie service in Sweden, Norway and Finland by the end of 2012. The California-based company revealed the launch ...
  • Visible Measures Raises $21.5 Million To Expand Video Ad Platform
    Visible Measures, a video analytics company that is also a video network, on Tuesday said it had raised $21.5 million in new funding, bringing its total funding to date to ...
  • Huffington Post Launches Online News Network
    AOL's Huffington Post Media Group on Monday launched HuffPost Live, a new live streaming news network that aims to heavily involve its users in the creation and dissemination of n ...
  • AOL Relaunches Connected TV App, Improves Advertising Features
    AOL on Friday unveiled version 2.0 of its connected TV app, which it is renaming AOL On, after the video hub the Web giant launched earlier this year. Among other ...
  • Like, Wow! AwesomenessTV Lands $3.5 Million
    AwesomenessTV, one of the new channels launched this summer as part of YouTube's 100 channels initiative, has secured $3.5 million in funding from a group of investors led by MK ...
  • Why Google Wanted The iOS-YouTube Deal To Expire
    You're not alone if you're wondering why Apple is dropping its YouTube app from forthcoming versions of iOS, Apple's mobile operating system. Predictably, neither company is saying much, but speculation ...
  • Video Startup That Reads Emotions Nabs $12 Million Series C Round
    Affectiva, a Massachusetts-based startup whose technology measures emotional response through a Web camera, secured $12 million in Series C funding in a round backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers ...
  • Olympics Ads Fail to Go Viral in July
    The most surprising thing about Unruly Media's Global Ads Chart for July, which measures the ads that received the most shares during the month, is that only one of the ...
  • Report: Brands, Agencies to Increase Video Spending Across Platforms
    Most marketer and agency executives anticipate increasing their digital video advertising spend this year, according to a new study from Advertiser Perceptions -- and a good portion of the momentum ...
  • Seinfeld, Hanks, King Tackle Web Video In Different Ways, Face Similar Challenges
    Three of America's most recognizable entertainers -- Jerry Seinfeld, Tom Hanks and Larry King -- have joined the wave of new online video series coming to market -- each with ...
  • AOL Bullish on Video
    During a second quarter earnings call with reporters on Wednesday, AOL CEO Tim Armstrong singled out video advertising as a growth driver for the company in the near-term. ...
  • Redbox, Verizon Unveil Exec Lineup For Netflix Competitor
    Redbox and Verizon on Monday offered up some more details about their forthcoming Netflix competitor, Redbox Instant by Verizon, including the executive lineup, which will include former executives from both ...
  • YouTube Pushes Google+ Integration To Clean Up Comment System
    Google has started pushing Google+ integration with YouTube, urging its users to replace their old YouTube user names with their Google+ profiles when posting comments or videos on the video-sharing ...
  • YouTube, Unilever Launch Ramadan Channel
    YouTube and Unilever have teamed up to launch a dedicated channel to Ramadan, the Muslim month of fasting, on the video-sharing giant's site. The video hub will house more than ...
  • AP Bows HD Video Hub For Local Broadcasters
    The Associated Press on Thursday launched a new Web video hub for local broadcasters called AP Video-US, a daily selection of the day's top news and other interesting videos picked ...
  • Comcast, Scripps Ink TV Everywhere Deal
    Comcast and Scripps Networks on Thursday reached a long-term content deal to bring Scripps' TV networks to Comcast's TV Everywhere products, which are available to subscribers of its Xfinity cable ...
  • Reserve Channel Launches On YouTube
    Another week, another YouTube original channel launch. Uncommon Content on Thursday launched the Reserve Channel on YouTube, which is aimed at the upscale insider crowd that might want to better ...
  • Larry King Launches New Web Show On Hulu
    Larry King is back. The 78-year old former CNN host has launched 'Larry King Now,' a 30-minute streaming entertainment and news show that will run in the early evenings from ...
  • Dailymotion Launches Cloud-Based Video Hosting, Distribution Platform
    Dailymotion, the Web's second-largest video site after Google's YouTube, is expanding beyond the realm of selling ads against online video content uploaded by its users. Today, the video-sharing site is ...
  • Is TV Everywhere Doomed...On Purpose?
    Is TV Everywhere doomed? Some media industry analysts seem to think so. The broad experiment by pay-TV providers to offer their subscribers access to TV content on Web-enabled devices has ...
  • New Jivox Tool Inserts Ads Into Live Streaming Events
    A new tool from Jivox, a video advertising technology company, allows video ads to be inserted inside live streaming events -- which has long been a challenging area for marketers. ...
  • USA Today Launches Daily Listing of Top Web Videos
    News organization USA Today on Tuesday launched a daily online and print listing of the day's best Webisodes and video podcasts, as chosen by its editorial department. Just about any ...
  • Report: Yahoo Names Marissa Mayer to CEO Post
    In a surprising twist, Marissa Mayer, one of the top executives at Google, has been named CEO of Yahoo, 'The New York Times' reported Monday. It had been widely assumed ...
  • Could BSkyB's Now TV Disrupt the Pay-TV Business Model?
    BSkyB, News Corp's UK-based pay TV operator, is set to challenge the likes of Netflix and LoveFilm with a new streaming TV service that launches in the UK Tuesday on ...
  • MobiTV Withdraws IPO
    Citing unfavorable market conditions, mobile TV provider MobiTV has withdrawn plans for an initial public offering, which it had been planning since last August. The company had sought to raise ...
  • Poptent Raises $5.5 Million
    Poptent, which crowdsources the making of online video ads by handing out assignments to its network of 50,000 ad producers, on Thursday announced a $5.5 million round of funding led ...
  • Mobile, Video Ad Sales Hit Hard by Microsoft Cuts
    Microsoft's latest round of layoffs, which were confirmed on Wednesday, are interesting in that the tech giant seems to be cutting back on online video and mobile advertising, which just ...
  • Aereo Win Could Be a Turning Point for Online Video
    TV and online video industries are on a collision course, as broadcasters continue to battle with pay TV providers over carriage fees and online TV startups like Aereo make it ...
  • Aereo Win Could Be a Turning Point for Online Video
    Increasingly, it looks like the television and online video industries are on a collision course, as broadcasters continue to battle with pay TV providers over carriage fees and online TV ...