• Scripps Interactive Said to be Planning Hulu-esque Video Portal for HGTV, Food Channel Archives
    VideoInk,com is reporting that Scripps Networks Interactive is readying a new Hulu-like video portal called ulive.com, which will show off the company’s extensive library of programming from its Food Channel, HGTV and Travel Channel cable networks. The site will also "develop and release original programming spanning five categories: travel, home, food, parenting, and wellness," VideoInk says, quoting multiple source. The new site could debut in June.  A Scripps spokesman would not comment today. but Scripps holds its cable upfront Tuesday morning in New  York, a likely time to make the announcement. The media company is said to be …
  • 72% of Video Buyers Upped Spending Last Year, Adap.tv Semi-Annual Report Says
    Adap.tv this morning is releasing its/ State of the Industry report showing continued enthusiasm for the online video sector. Survey results also show 66% of brands now reporting they utilize in-house programmatic buying.