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Todd Spangler / Variety:
YouTube Music Awards to Return in 2015, But Not as a Live Event   —  Vidsite pacts with Vice Media to produce original music videos to debut in March 2015  —  YouTube, as part of its stepped-up push into the music biz, will bring back the YouTube Music Awards next March and has renewed a pact with Vice Media to produce it.
Nov 20, 2014, 9:05 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Yahoo to Acquire Video Ad-Tech Firm BrightRoll for $640 Million   —  Yahoo announced a deal to acquire BrightRoll, a programmatic video-advertising platform, for $640 million in cash.  The deal will combine Yahoo's desktop and mobile video advertising inventory with BrightRoll's platform and publisher relationships.
Nov 11, 2014, 5:20 PMIn context
Brian Steinberg / Variety:
CBS News introduces CBSN, an ad-supported, 24-7 digital streaming service   —  CBS Launches Ad-Supported Broadband News Feed In Effort To Vie With Cable-News Outlets  —  CBS launched what may be the modern media-industry version of a CNN with a new broadband-distributed news feed that will send live …
Nov 6, 2014, 1:55 PMIn context
Cynthia Littleton / Variety:
Xbox Entertainment Studios officially closed after Nancy Tellem, Jordan Levin let go earlier than expected   —  Nancy Tellem, Jordan Levin Leave Xbox Entertainment Studios Amid Mass Microsoft Layoffs  —  Xbox Entertainment Studios is officially no more.  —  The last staffers …
Oct 31, 2014, 11:55 PMIn context
Dave McNary / Variety:
Seth Rogen Set as Steve Wozniak in Steve Jobs Biopic   —  Seth Rogen has been set to star as Steve Wozniak opposite Christian Bale in Sony's Steve Jobs biopic.  —  Variety reported on Oct. 15 that Bale was in talks to star in “Jobs,” Sony's biopic about the late Apple co-founder.
Oct 30, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Justin Kroll / Variety:
Christian Bale in talks to play Steve Jobs in Sony's new movie “Jobs”   —  Christian Bale to Play Steve Jobs in New Movie  —  Oscar-winner Christian Bale, who has played Batman and Moses, is about to take on another iconic figure: Steve Jobs.  —  Sources confirm the actor …
Oct 15, 2014, 6:10 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Netflix Q3 earnings: profit of $59.3M on revenue of $1.41B; shares fall over 25% on lower-than-projected subscriber numbers   —  Netflix Blames Missed Sub-Growth Targets on Price Increase, as Stock Gets Hammered  —  Netflix added 3.02 million overall streaming customers for the third quarter of 2014 …
Oct 15, 2014, 4:20 PMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Digital Studio JibJab Acquires Startup Behind ‘Hello Santa’ Video Service   —  JibJab Bros. Studios, the company whose backers include Sony Pictures Entertainment best known for its political satires, announced that it has acquired Make Believe Studios, creators of the “Hello Santa” …
Sep 16, 2014, 8:30 AMIn context
Todd Spangler / Variety:
Facebook adds video features like view counts and related videos as it tops 1B daily video views   —  Facebook Adds YouTube-Like Video Features, as It Tops 1 Billion Daily Views (Exclusive)  —  Facebook, already a huge distributor of Internet video, continues to roll out new ways …
Sep 8, 2014, 1:10 AMIn context
Andrew Wallenstein / Variety:
Reddit unveils its first mobile app for Ask Me Anything (AMA) interviews on iOS, Android version coming later this week   —  Reddit to Launch Mobile App for AMAs (Exclusive)  —  Reddit has made its long-awaited entry into the mobile app category with one devoted to its most popular attraction, the Ask Me Anything (AMA) interviews.
Sep 2, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context

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