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  1. Online Video Going Long, Live and Mobile: Ooyala Study

    November 15, 2012 3:00 AM EST Just two years ago, conventional wisdom held that online videos should not last longer than three minutes because viewers have the attention span of a LOL cat. Fast forward to this fall, and 30% of total video viewing time on tablet devices are sp ...

  2. YouTube Set to Announce TV Initiative With 100 Niche Channels

    October 28, 2011 5:00 PM EDT In a low-budget early effort to compete with satellite and cable TV providers, YouTube is set to announce Friday that it has partnered with several entities to roll out television-style channels with professionally produced shows that will strike ...

  3. New eMusic Study Touts Ownership Over Streaming

    September 15, 2011 12:34 PM EDT With all the talk today about streaming music, free streaming, streaming on Facebook and more, it's important to remember that the majority of digital music users still prefer owning their own downloads. That's what music retailer eMusic ...

  4. BBC to Launch International Version of iPlayer as Subscription App

    June 15, 2011 7:59 AM EDT LONDON -- It has proved the most popular TV catch-up service in the U.K., regularly attracting over a million users per week. Now, an expanded version of the BBC's iPlayer will be launched internationally as a subscription app costing around ...

  5. The Daily: Rupert Murdoch's iPad-Only Newspaper Launches, Still A Work In Progress

    February 02, 2011 3:53 PM EST Today marks the launch of The Daily, NewsCorp's iPad newspaper that is founder Rupert Murdoch's vision for the future of digital publishing. Each "issue" features up to 100 "pages" of news, sports, entertainment, goss ...

  6. Business Matters: Analysts Expect Drop In WMG Revenue

    November 16, 2010 12:00 AM EST Opinion and analysis of the day's music news. Analysts Expect WMG Revenues To Fall -- Citigroup analysts expect Warner Music Group revenues in its fiscal third quarter (the period ending Sept. 30) to drop by 14% to $740 million. In a note to ...

  7. 5 Years After Live 8: Online Live Events Exploding

    July 12, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Five years ago, AOL’s webcast of the Live 8 concerts marked a watershed moment for the live streaming of concert footage online. More than 5 million people tuned in via the Internet to watch footage of the event, compared to the 2.2 million that w ...

  8. Music Choice Signs On For Nielsen Service

    July 21, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Nielsen has signed Music Choice for its video on demand measurement service, the company announced Tuesday (July 21). Music Choice is the third client for the burgeoning Nielsen product, and the first ad-supported network to subscribe. Music Choic ...

  9. Footprint Strikes Content Deal Targeting Chinese Students

    June 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Newly-established entertainment company Footprint Worldwide has gotten off to a running start by signing a deal with China Youth Media to provide content and brand sponsorship packages to the territory's online university population through l ...

  10. AT&T Bolsters Blue Room

    April 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT AT&T is stepping up its online advertising efforts in order to drive more traffic to its music services. According to MediaPost , the Internet service provider is relying on search advertising to promote its Blue Room webcasts of live events. ...

  11. Channel V Debuts In U.S., Canada

    January 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST North American cable subscribers now have access to the Taiwan edition of Channel V, a leading Asian music and lifestyle channel. The channel is the latest offered by KyLinTV, a content provider serving Mandarin speakers in the U.S and Canada. &qu ...

  12. Report: 'Idol' Creator, Google Eye IPTV Service

    November 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST According to rumors reported by IPTV Watch , American Idol creator Simon Fuller and Google are in talks to create an IPTV service designed to "distribute entertainment and music in new and innovative ways." The service is believed to be ...

  13. IMF Expands In Midwest, Pacts With WOW!

    February 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Group owned International Music Feed (IMF) has expanded in key midwest markets through a long term agreement with cable television provider WideOpenWest Holdings (WOW!). IMF's channel, which focuses on delivering hit music fro ...

  14. France's Fnac Launches Unlimited Streaming Service

    November 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Triple-threat covers downloads, streaming, cellular. Leading French music retailer Fnac has launched an unlimited music streaming service. FnacMusic Illimité, which went live Nov. 9, accompanies the retailer's download store FnacMusic, launch ...

  15. New Online Music TV Station Launches

    September 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT To be initially broadcast via broadband on Web. Tim Renner, the former Chairman/ CEO of Universal Deutschland, and now owner of the online radio station Motor FM in Berlin, launched an Internet-delivered television music channel at Popkomm on Wedn ...

  16. BT Acquires Music Programs For VOD

    August 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Factual music programming is among the key contents recently acquired by U.K. telecoms giant BT Group for BT Vision, its video-on-demand service scheduled to launch this fall. Factual music programming is among the key contents recently acquired b ...

  17. Eagle Vision, CinemaNow Pact For 'Burn To DVD' Service

    July 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT U.K. video distro extends international digital strategy. Eagle Vision, the London-based independent music DVD and program distributor, is extending its international new media ambitions with an agreement with CinemaNow Inc., the U.S.-based Intern ...

  18. UMG Enters Video Deal With Music Choice

    April 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Deal covers online playback only. Universal Music Group is licensing its music video library to Music Choice's broadband music service. Acts covered under the agreement include Ashanti, Beck, Black Eyed Peas, Mary J. Blige, Mariah Carey, Emin ...

  19. Warner Exclusive For VOD And PPV

    January 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST Warner Home Video claims to be the first major studio to release an enhanced version of a theatrically released film exclusively for the video-on-demand and pay-per-view markets with the March 1 re-re Warner Home Video claims to be the first major ...

  20. Clear Channel Readies VOD

    January 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST Clear Channel is ramping up its Web presence again, with a planned launch this month of video-on-demand capabilities for 17 station Web sites in five major markets. Clear Channel is ramping up its Web presence again, with a planned launch this mon ...

  21. CinemaNow To Offer Major's Titles In Japan

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST Will be a first for an online VOD service. Will be a first for an online VOD service. News ...

  22. Warner Home Video To Offer 'Movies That Pop'

    October 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Users of video-on-demand or pay-per-view will get access to extra content when they watch select Warner Home Video titles starting this December. Users of video-on-demand or pay-per-view will get access to extra content when they watch select Warn ...

  23. VOD Could Override EU's Broadcast Quota

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT European policymakers said Sept. 13 that new technologies such as video-on-demand could make the European Union's broadcasting quota system redundant. BRUSSELS (The Hollywood Reporter) -- European policymakers said Sept. 13 that new technolog ...

  24. Eagle Rock, Gotuit Partner For Live Performance Content

    May 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Eagle Rock Entertainment is partnering with video-on-demand service Gotuit Media to offer select live performance content to Gotoit subscribers. Eagle Rock Entertainment is partnering with video-on-demand service Gotuit Media to offer select live ...

  25. Digital Video Firm NS8 Secures Financing

    June 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Video on demand for cable television and the Internet is taking steps toward becoming a reality. Video on demand for cable television and the Internet is taking steps toward becoming a reality. Seattle-based NS8 Corp., which specializes in the dev ...

  26. Digital Video Firm NS8 Secures Financing

    June 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Video on demand for cable television and the Internet is taking steps toward becoming a reality. Video on demand for cable television and the Internet is taking steps toward becoming a reality. Seattle-based NS8 Corp., which specializes in the dev ...