Benny and Rafi Fine (aka The Fine Brothers) have new representation. The comedy duo responsible for the incredibly popular Kids/Teens/Elders/YouTubers React series, the transmedia program MyMusic, and a handful of other online video hits recently took their talents and their 7+ million aggregate YouTube subscribers to WME. Show More Summary
Movember may be over, but that isn't stopping the Made Man channel from celebrating a prominent man who happens to rock a sweet moustache. Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan is the first honoree for the men's lifestyle channel's second...Show More Summary
Before departing Deadline last month, Nikki Finke built a reputation as one of the most well-connected journalists in Hollywood. When a big entertainment story broke, the byline often listed Finke's name. In a recent sketch, Funny or...Show More Summary
The cover song is the bread and butter of many successful YouTube musicians. Recording a rendition of the latest Lady Gaga or Taylor Swift song is a surefire way to draw in lots of viewers while also showcasing personal chops. Recently, however, covering songs has become a tenuous process. Show More Summary
John Krasinski has stepped behind the camera for a series of branded shorts. The Office funnyman has teamed with Bud Light to direct Hold My Beer, a campaign based off an Internet meme. Each Hold My Beer video features a bunch of dudes...Show More Summary
It's another installment of the weekly Tubefilter Chart of the Top 50 Most Viewed U.S. YouTube Channels and when one female pop star falls from the top, another one is right there to take her place. Chart Toppers Last week it was Rihanna. Show More Summary
Online video service Blip is trying to scale down from 900,000 publishers to just a few thousand serialized shows. That process is anything but painless.
Not to be outdone by the rest of the internet, YouTube is having its own kind of Cyber Monday deal. Creators on the world’s largest online video platform will now be able to incorporate 24 famous holiday tracks (12 vocal and 12 instrumental...Show More Summary
Before Maker Studios was the huge multi-channel network it is today, it was The Station: A comedy channel created by top YouTubers. Once Maker took off, the original Station channel lay dormant--until recently. More than two years after...Show More Summary
It's true: The Chernin Group has acquired a majority stake in Crunchyroll, an online video service specialized in Anime.
Apple has acquired social search engine Topsy, a move that will give Apple access to a wealth of real time data from Twitter.
Time Warner Cable knows that some of its customers don't care about 300 channels. The company is now offering a bundle of local channels and HBO -- but is it really a good deal?
The latest example of European web censorship in the name of copyright doesn't just target internet service providers -- it also requires Google, Microsoft and Yahoo to remove links to the offending sites.
Over the past few days, I’ve been watching and personally using a lot of the major online e-commerce sites and so far, it seems most have done a good job of having their infrastructure ready for this year’s online shopping crush. I haven’t seen anyone on Twitter or Facebook complaining about any website problems with […]
It's another installment of the weekly Tubefilter Chart of the Top 50 Most Viewed YouTube Channels Worldwide and the Turkish music industry is making very big gains. Chart Toppers MÜ-YAP is back on top. The Turkish Phonographic Industry...Show More Summary
Thanksgiving is the time of year where we all come together with family, eat food, reminisce, and talk about the things we are thankful for. Right now, I’m thankful for The Last Royals, who although may not share the same thoughts on the Eureka State as I do, they sure do have an eloquent way of sharing their feelings. Show More Summary
There's a condition and a name for the ailment from which many of us suffer. It’s called Social Media Anxiety Disorder (SMAD)—when a person finds themselves constantly locked into their social media accounts, when their heart beats a...Show More Summary
I'll admit that I'm bending the rules a bit with this week's Indie Spotlight. I've chosen to feature a series that has drawn tens of thousands of YouTube views and has been picked up by Funny or Die, so calling it an 'indie' web series is a bit of a stretch. Show More Summary
Toronto's hard-partying, crack-smoking, football-throwing mayor is coming to a computer screen near you. Rob Ford, who has recently made headlines as his own City Council attempts to remove him from power. Ford's ridiculous behavior makes him the perfect subject for his own reality show, and that is exactly what we're going to get. Show More Summary
When we counted down our top seven Thanksgiving videos of 2013, readers noted that we failed to mention a special Thanksgiving event that won't happen again for more than 70,000 years: Thanksgivukkah, the holiday resulting from the convergence...Show More Summary