The digital studio that specializes in scripted female dramas is partnering with the script site to find a writer to develop a YouTube series. The Black List will solicit teleplays to be evaluated by its community of industry pros and readers and deliver a shortlist of five writers to be considered for a script. Show More Summary
Initially, the new Roku Stick only features screen casting functionality on two services, YouTube and Netflix. But Roku's other media partners are coming soon, the company told VentureBeat.
Viral videos are moving up from the Internet to Hollywood. Jimmy Kimmel partnered with the hottest celebrities to recreate storied YouTube videos in dramatic fashion. Not unlike popular movies adapted from books, Kimmel's masterpieces also relied on source material for their inspiration. Show More Summary
TV conversation app Zeebox will be creating interesting conversation during this Sunday’s Oscars: asking which celebrity on the red carpet you’d want to be your best friend forever. Zeebox is partnering with YouTube character Miranda...Show More Summary
ZEFR just got a lot richer. The brand management company that provides its clients social media marketing and rights management on YouTube has secured a $30 million funding round led by Institutional Venture Partners (IVP). By scoring...Show More Summary
The most popular Spanish-language sketch comedy channel on YouTube is going bilingual. Enchufe.tv, an Ecuadorian comedy channel with more than five million subscribers, has partnered with the MiTu network in a deal that will bring its...Show More Summary
You may have comes across German YouTube user “Ultrawipf” (aka Gigawipf) who has configured a fleet of floppy disk drives to move in time — and thus appear to sing — a range of songs from Smoke On The Water to the Inspector Gadget theme. Among his more popular uploads was the disk drive choir […]
(YouTube link) There’s nothing wrong with being single, but it can be painful on occasions like Valentines Day when the world convinces you that you’re the only one without a sweetheart. So what are you looking for in a partner? You’re not asking for much in a significant other -only the world on a silver platter! -via Tastefully Offensive
Since launching an official channel last September, Steve-O has learned that YouTube is his perfect platform. The prankster best known for his role in Jackass is one of online video's fastest-growing creators, racking up nearly two million subscribers and more than 16 million views in less than five months. Show More Summary
Thanks to his industry knowledge and unbounded candor, investor Jason Calacanis has become one of the most important voices in the YouTube space. Calacanis has not been shy in his criticism of YouTube and its aggressive revenue split, and his latest blog post returns to this topic once again. Show More Summary
Susan Wojcicki took over YouTube, Wednesday, from my pal Salar Kamangar. Salar did an amazing job growing YouTube and everyone is thankful for his efforts; he’s a class act who quietly built the product into the most important assetShow More Summary
Last October, the AwesomenessTV network partnered with the Hearst Corporation to spruce up the YouTube channel of teen magazine Seventeen. After launching some new programming on the Seventeen channel, AwesomenessTV has now revealedShow More Summary
News that Microsoft and Electronic Arts have been partnering with YouTube users to promote their products has prompted a fresh round of gaming-related Internet outcry. Is this advertising tactic the way of the future or a shortsighted mistake?
Maker Studios has struck a deal with another top traditional media personality. The multi-channel network whose celebrity partners include Snoop Dogg and Kevin Smith has teamed up with its biggest name yet, scoring a partnership with...Show More Summary
Yesterday The Ellen Show released a YouTube clip that seems to be from today's yet-to-air show in which she announces that she's partnering with Beats Music and that she's going to be in one of their SuperBowl commercials. She also plays a brief clip from the commercial and says she'll show more on Thursday. Show More Summary
YouTube creators JennXPenn (real name Jenn McAllister) and Andrea Russett are young and successful, and they recently became roommates in LA. AwesomenessTV, the network with which they are both partnered, is using their co-habitation as the basis of a unique reality show launched on YouTube. Show More Summary
Craig Benzine is better known on YouTube as Wheezy Waiter, where he’s built up a sizable following of 500,000+ subscribers thanks to his pensive, whimsical, and imaginative videos and playlists of him highlighting the good stuff. Matt...Show More Summary
Yesterday, Ars Technica reported that Microsoft tried to pay various YouTube account holders to post positive reviews related to the Xbox One. Video partners of Machinima were allegedly offered a premium of $3 for every thousand views on video segments, which had to include 30 seconds praising the entertainment console. Show More Summary
New information has been leaked by partners of an MCN that wish to remain anonymous and the info contains screenshots of one EA's assignment to partners of the Ronku network for positive coverage of Battlefield 4 and Need for Speed: Rivals.Click To Continue Reading
Machinima partners got $3 per 1,000 views to say nice things about Microsoft's newest console.