Wednesday 10.30: News to Know
AwesomenessTV Launches Television-Length Musical Drama ‘Side Effects’
AwesomenessTV and Universal Cable Productions (UCP) have teamed up to launch “Side Effects,” a (YouTube) star-studded musical drama premiering on the AwesomenessTV channel.
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CBS to Develop 24-Hour Streaming News Video Service
CBS is developing a 24-hour digital video service, BuzzFeed reports.
For Aereo, Fast Growth Is a Blessing and a Curse
With its operational costs rapidly rising, the New York City start-up is finding that fast growth can be as challenging as no growth at all.
Apple Lands 3 Spots Among Top YouTube Brand Videos But tech giant can’t top GoPro
Following what some saw as a ho-hum press event last week during which Apple announced the latest versions of the iPad and its line of laptops, the tech company proved it can still inspire consumers—at least according to the latest VideoWatch/VidIQ ranking of branded videos on YouTube.
Fullscreen Forms In-House Consultancy for Brand Clients
For the past two years, Fullscreen, one of the largest multi-channel networks on YouTube, has helped brands manage their YouTube presence via a “concierge service” called “Channel+.”
YOUTUBE SPACE LA HOLDS FIRST-EVER SCREAM LAB PROGRAM TO HELP CREATORS PRODUCE SCARY VIDEOS
Recently, brain-starved zombies invaded YouTube Space L.A. during YouTube’s first-ever designated Scream Lab, a month-long program offered by YouTube’s Next Lab to give creators access to the space and to help them produce “scary good” videos.
Intel May Turn Over Its Web TV Project to Verizon
Intel’s efforts to break into the TV business may be coming to a close.
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