YouTube has remained rather mum on the success of YouTube Red thus far. But during her keynote address at VidCon this evening, CEO Susan Wojcicki offered a glimpse into the success of the initiative. Wojcicki said that more than half...Show More Summary
As live streaming apps become increasingly popular, YouTube is looking to stay up-to-date. At VidCon, the video site announced a new feature on its mobile app that lets users stream footage directly from their smartphones and tablets. Users...Show More Summary
Amid a growing fleet of livestreaming products on today’s market -- including Periscope, YouNow, and Meerkat -- what differentiates Facebook Live is the ability to watch and share broadcasts with friends, said the company's director of video, Fidji Somo, onstage today at VidCon. Show More Summary
If you're a creator who makes content for any kind of distribution (whether it be a feature film, a theatrical play, a TV program, or some kind of online video) the success or failure of that content can be dependent upon the mechanics of the distribution mechanism. Show More Summary
Tycho: I know you have them - Qs that burn for our unrelenting, precision As. If only there were some kind of form you could put those in. Hmm. Hmmmm. (CW)TB
Jack Baran is evolving into one of YouTube's most versatile vloggers. The 19-year-old from Fairfield, Connecticut creates videos on his thatsojack YouTube channel, where he has more than 1.6 million subscribers. His content covers aShow More Summary
In his opening remarks at the seventh annual VidCon gathering this morning here in Anaheim, Calif., the event’s co-founder, John Green, delivered a fascinating -- and seemingly counterintuitive -- thesis: going viral and amassing subscribers and views, he said, isn’t necessarily a good thing. Show More Summary
Gabe: I finally had the opportunity to try out the Microsoft HoloLens. I’ve played around in pretty much every consumer virtual reality rig available (with the exception of the PSVR) and I love the idea of VR but they all make me a little sick. Show More Summary
Brian: I am the sort of person who tries to match the cheese I am serving to the movie I’m showing when I have friends over. Or when I watch an episode of How I Met Your Mother alone. So it should come as no surprise that, on the rare week that we’ve released two new products at the same time, they’d share something in common. Show More Summary
My friend Becky does the adorable all ages comic Little Vampires.
In April, BuzzFeed announced its Development Partners program, through which it offered its homegrown stars new creative opportunities in exchange for a vow of exclusivity.... Visit Tubefilter for more great stories.
A little more than a year after its launch, Canvas Media Studios has raised a major funding round. The production company founded by Bernie Su and David Tochterman has announced a “significant” investment from Third Wave Capital andShow More Summary
Tubefilter and BBTV are taking over the racetrack for our 6th annual VidCon kickoff party! Drop in, hang out, and race with some of the... Visit Tubefilter for more great stories.
Vine heartthrob Cameron Dallas just landed his own reality show on Netflix. Dallas marks the second online influencer to be tapped to headline a series by the streaming giant following Haters Back Off, a scripted comedy starring Miranda...Show More Summary
On May 25, 2016, Fine Bros Entertainment released Sing It!, a web series available through YouTube Red. Sing It! seeks to expose the cliched and highly-scripted nature of singing competitions like American Idol and The X-Factor through...Show More Summary
On the eve of the seventh annual VidCon, the world’s largest online video convention announced it’s spreading its wings. Beginning next year, VidCon Europe and VidCon Australia will make their respective debuts, and each convention will last just two days. Show More Summary
Tycho: I did my best, people. I did my best! I don’t develop things, really; not games, in any case. I develop film occasionally. But even with my rudimentary knowledge of the form, I can establish with clarity that city simulation is not a talent housed primarily in the neck. Show More Summary