New school Silicon Beach meets old school Hollywood

Aug 30, 2013
With Netflix reporting first quarter revenue of over $1 billion, others are seeing profit in original storytelling. And major tech companies are setting up production studios all over L.A.
Posted In: Silicon Beach, Tech, hollywood, YouTube

YouTube ads are the new frontier for fraud

Aug 14, 2013
Advertising fraud now comes in video form.
Posted In: fraud, online advertising, YouTube

Jeff Price's Audiam helps musicians make money from YouTube

Aug 8, 2013
The SpinArt Records and TuneCore co-founder's has a new company that's generating a lot of buzz.
Posted In: Music, YouTube

YouTube karaoke, Tajik-style

Jun 6, 2013
Did the government of Tajikistan ban YouTube over an embarrassing karaoke performance?
Posted In: Tech, YouTube

Google challenges Microsoft over Windows Phone

May 17, 2013
The two tech giants go head-to-head over advertising on Google's YouTube app.
Posted In: windows phone, Microsoft, Google, YouTube

Five baby bloopers and cute pet videos used to sell

May 14, 2013
From singing pets in Subaru ads to a Ragú campaign featuring 'Charlie Bit Me!,' here's a look at how advertisers are using home videos to sell just about anything.
Posted In: YouTube, home videos, advertising

Putting a price on YouTube

May 6, 2013
YouTube is set to start charging a monthly fee for certain video channels. But most content will still be free.
Posted In: YouTube, paywalls, online video

You may soon have to pay for YouTube

May 6, 2013
YouTube will reportedly start charging around $1.99 a month for certain channels -- not for the cats on skateboards, but high quality produced content.
Posted In: YouTube, online video, digital subscription

To YouTube, a billion users adds up to ... what exactly?

Mar 21, 2013
Half the world's internet users visit the video site, but it's not known whether YouTube makes a profit or a loss for its owner, Google. Homemade squirrel videos aren't real attractive to advertisers.
Posted In: YouTube

YouTube hits a billion

Mar 21, 2013
YouTube announced that it’s reached a billion viewers per month, putting in the same league as its parent company Google and Facebook.
Posted In: YouTube, social media, Tech