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  • What does the fox say? It's time for a children's book of 'The Fox'

    Viral video sensation "The Fox" by Ylvis will be published as a picture book by Simon & Schuster. It will be available in time for Christmas. It may be the first children's book to come with "Based on the YouTube Sensation" emblazoned on its cover....
  • Google Slammed by Mississippi Attorney General for "Inaction" on Piracy

    Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood is pressing Google to take greater measures to tackle online piracy and other illegal Web activity, saying that the company's "inaction" is "not merely a failure to do the right thing" but "raises serious questions as...
  • YouTube Rewind is playful homage to year's top videos

    YouTube Rewind is playful homage to year's top videos
    From the rooftop of Los Angeles' old Maxwell House coffee plant, dancers in tuxedos joined others wearing horse heads to reenact Psy's "Gentleman," which is the year's top music video on YouTube. The troupe featured YouTube stars little known to the...
  • YouTube's worldwide ad sales are expected to jump 51% to $5.6 billion

    YouTube's worldwide ad sales are expected to jump 51% to $5.6 billion
    Advertisers are projected to spend about $5.6 billion on YouTube this year, a 51% jump over 2012 levels, according to a new analysis from researcher EMarketer. YouTube's corporate parent, Google Inc., doesn't report revenues for the site. Instead, it...
  • Sony's 'Carrie' Promo Prank Cracks YouTube's Year-End Top Video Ranking

    Kimberly Peirce's adaptation of Stephen King's horror classic "Carrie" may have tanked in the box office, but the film's promotional campaign proved to be a viral hit. A web ad for the movie cracked YouTube's year-end list of trending videos, which was...
  • YouTube Standardizes Ad-Revenue Split for All Partners, But Offers Upside Potential

    YouTube is moving all of its content partners to the standard 55-45 advertising revenue share -- eliminating more favorable revenue-sharing terms that some media companies enjoyed under previous deals, according to industry sources. But at the same time,...
  • YouTube Music Awards: Unscripted babies cry, and so does Lady Gaga

    YouTube Music Awards: Unscripted babies cry, and so does Lady Gaga
    The inaugural YouTube Music Awards kicked off Sunday night with a live music video of the song “Afterlife” by Arcade Fire directed by Spike Jonze and starring Greta Gerwig. Gerwig danced with the same awkward Turrets style that was so...
  • Tech mogul Oliver Luckett connects with emerging artists in a big way

     Tech mogul Oliver Luckett connects with emerging artists in a big way
    Oliver Luckett has perfected the art of excess. Seemingly every inch of the walls in his Los Angeles tech start-up, theAudience, is crowded with murals and framed works by street artists such as Shepard Fairey as well as contemporary artists like Jere...
  • Yahoo Expands Distribution Deal for Vevo's Music Videos

    Yahoo and Vevo broadened their distribution partnership to bring Vevo's 100,000-plus music videos, live concert events and original programming to the Yahoo Screen web and mobile video services. Under the companies' previous partnership, formed in 2012,...
  • Xbox Boosts User-Generated Video Play with YouTube and GoPro

    Microsoft is making it easier for Xbox One users to share their gameplay videos on YouTube -- a hugely popular genre on the Google-owned service -- and is adding a channel to bring action videos captured with Go Pro's personal HD cameras to the console....
  • MPAA's Megaupload suit: A broadside at pirates that may hit others

    The major Hollywood studios' lawsuit against Megaupload, a now-defunct online storage site, is not just an attempt to punish a company that made millions by building a platform beloved by online pirates. It's also a bid to force online companies to bear...