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BBC reportedly prepping 'Project Barcelona' video download service

Universal Studios Sues Over Porn Parody Of '50 Shades Of Grey'; Ignoring 50 Shade's Own History As Fan Fiction

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Over the past few years, there's been a lot of porn parody movies created. Porn studios have realized that it's an effective way to differentiate themselves from "everyday porn." While some have wondered about the legality of these things, very few have bothered to take the producers to court, recognizing...
Universal Studios Sues Over Porn Parody Of '50 Shades Of Grey'; Ignoring 50 Shade's Own History As Fan Fiction

PandoList: Viral Video Gurus

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What’s better than a really funny YouTube video? Pretty much nothing. (That’s a screenshot of “David After the Dentist” to the left, one of the funniest there is.) But have you ever wondered what goes into making a video go viral? Well, we wanted to know, so we interviewed five...
PandoList: Viral Video Gurus

Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

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As we learned (though were hardly surprised by) this week, the MPAA doesn't take kindly to the suggestion that it should have to consider fair use when sending DMCA notices. The irony of this was not lost on anyone, and indeed both of our most insightful comments of the...
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt
Timbaland (yes, the rapper) invests in music startup Open Labs

Livestream for Producers Android app update brings live video broadcasts over wireless data connections

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Android users of generation "Hey Look at Me!" can now add another tool to their arsenal of lifestyle sharing. The Livestream for Producers Android application received an update on Monday that introduces "single touch" sign up and logins through Facebook, a new app icon and some unnamed bug fixes....
Livestream for Producers Android app update brings live video broadcasts over wireless data connections

Future Panasonic G camera's 72Mbps movie-making prowess teased through speedy drama (video)

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If Panasonic didn't have attention from movie producers before, it just might as of this week. Joining the quickly developing tradition of camera makers producing elaborate short movies as technology demos, the company has let cinematographer Philip Bloom wield (and tease) a "brand new G camera" to record Genesis,...
Future Panasonic G camera's 72Mbps movie-making prowess teased through speedy drama (video)

W3C to explore a proposal bringing DRM hooks to HTML

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The web is defined by the free, open exchange of information, right? Not necessarily. The W3C has decided that it's "in scope" for its HTML Working Group to explore a specification for the Encrypted Media Extensions framework, which would allow companies to plug in their own copy protection for...
W3C to explore a proposal bringing DRM hooks to HTML

LG Claims Major Clients working on Flex-Display Smartphones

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It's been known for some time now that LG Electronics, the major stakeholder of LG Display, plans to release its first flexible smartphone later this year. Where the news gets a little interesting is that company officials are hinted at selling the screens to other major mobile producers because the...
LG Claims Major Clients working on Flex-Display Smartphones

Reddit Debuts Original YouTube Series

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The new series is based off the popular thread "explain like I'm five." Just in case you need another reason to visit Reddit: The popular online community became the latest site to debut its own original programming on Monday, posting the first three episodes of its new web series...
Reddit Debuts Original YouTube Series

Buzz Out Loud 1588: Loved the show (Podcast)

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At 1,588, it's the final episode of Buzz Out Loud, the podcast that launched a thousand news stories, arguments, hosts and co-hosts, producers, and good times. We packed the studio full--Tom Merritt, Veronica Belmont, Jason Howell, Rafe Needleman, Donald Bell, plus of course, me, Brian Tong, and Stephen Beacham ......
Buzz Out Loud 1588: Loved the show (Podcast)

Thousands of YouTube publishers now make six figures a year

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Thousands of YouTube partners are making over $100,000 a year, according to Google SVP and Chief Business Officer Nikesh Arora. The number was shared during Google’s Q2 earnings call, where Arora pointed to YouTube as an acquisition that has paid off for the company. YouTube had previously put the number...
Thousands of YouTube publishers now make six figures a year

Final Cut Pro Becomes Relevant Again, Producers Say

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Apple is “nullifying” the criticisms surrounding the debut of Final Cut Pro X by adding a slew of new features in the latest update, including one dearly missed ability called “multicam editing,” says an Apple Gold Level Authorized Training Center. The Training Farm has kicked off a training program that...
Final Cut Pro Becomes Relevant Again, Producers Say

Engadget Eurocast 021 - 04.04.13

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An American has invaded the Eurocast! Okay, not really... We asked our amazing NYC-based editor, Joseph Volpe, to grace us with his lovely voice. Topics for this edition include the likely-to-be announced HTC & Facebook phone, Michael Dell's restructuring memo, OUYA (OH, YEAH) and our -- slightly NSFW --...
Engadget Eurocast 021 - 04.04.13

"Due to the continuing uncertainty surrounding the future of MGM and the failure to close a sale of..."

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““Due to the continuing uncertainty surrounding the future of MGM and the failure to close a sale of the studio, we have suspended development of ‘Bond 23’ indefinitely”” - Producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli of Eon Productions Ugh....
"Due to the continuing uncertainty surrounding the future of MGM and the failure to close a sale of..."

How Best Buy Is Training Employees On Microsoft's Radically Different Windows 8 (MSFT, BBY)

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Microsoft is set to release four different versions of its Windows operating system this week and it's likely to cause some customer confusion. We reached out to Jason Bonfig, Merchant VP for Computing and MP3 at Best Buy, to see how the retailer will train its employees to be ready...
How Best Buy Is Training Employees On Microsoft's Radically Different Windows 8 (MSFT, BBY)

America’s Next Top Model Boosts Its Social Strategy With User Voting And Video Comments

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If you’re a fan of competitive reality shows like America’s Next Top Model, waiting for the next season can be a drag. But this off-season, while the show is recording, the producers have added a fan vote component that will allow viewers to weigh in on the photo shoots that...
America’s Next Top Model Boosts Its Social Strategy With User Voting And Video Comments

Movie About Jimi Hendrix... Won't Use Any Jimi Hendrix Music Due To Licensing Issues

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Ah, the insanity of music licensing. There's apparently a biopic of Jimi Hendrix being made, starring Andre Benjamin (better known as Andre 3000 from Outkast) in the leading role. Of course, with a Hendrix biography, you'd think that the real star would be the music -- but in this case,...
Movie About Jimi Hendrix... Won't Use Any Jimi Hendrix Music Due To Licensing Issues

'The Internship' Movie Trailer To Premiere On Google+ Hangout

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Where else would you go to promote a movie about working at Google other than Google itself? That’s what the producers of The Internship will do next week when they premiere the movie trailer during a live Google+ Hangout with the movie’s co-stars, Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson.... Please visit...
'The Internship' Movie Trailer To Premiere On Google+ Hangout

TLC Finds Religion With 'Preacher Wives'

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TLC is taking audiences into the holy world of Atlanta's "Preacher Wives." The new reality series from TLC and True Entertainment, the producers of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta," will follow the "outspoken ladies who work to ensure that their churches run as smooth as Southern-churned butter.""We are excited to...
TLC Finds Religion With 'Preacher Wives'
Livestream bets big on free video broadcasting without ads, plus a new iPhone app

Tax relief plan to boost TV production in UK

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Government hopes move by Treasury will encourage more producers to shoot high-budget drama at homeA drive to make the UK an affordable location for the production of big-budget television shows, animation and video games was launched yesterday.It is hoped that the planned tax relief move by the Treasury will stem...
Tax relief plan to boost TV production in UK

Google Chrome’s Matt Frost will give keynote at Streaming Media East 2012

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StreamingMedia.com just announced Senior Business Product Manager for Google Chrome Matt Frost would give a keynote speech during the 15th annual Streaming Media East conference in New York that is occurring between May 15 and May 16 at the Hilton. Frost’s presentation will discuss device, operating system, and browser deviation and how it impact...
Google Chrome’s Matt Frost will give keynote at Streaming Media East 2012

BitTorrent Inventor's New Goal Is 'To Kill Off Television'

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Bram Cohen, inventor of the popular file-sharing system BitTorrent, demoed his latest project at the San Francisco MusicTech Summit yesterday, reports GigaOm. It's a new live video streaming protocol that doesn't rely on a central infrastructure to work. In other words, you could hypothetically watch the Superbowl by connecting...
BitTorrent Inventor's New Goal Is 'To Kill Off Television'

RIAA claims Google's anti-piracy downranking doesn't work

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Google offered an olive branch to content producers when it promised to downrank pirate sites in its search results last summer. Really, the RIAA was looking for the whole tree; it just published a report claiming that Google's technique hasn't had any tangible impact. The agency argues that the...
RIAA claims Google's anti-piracy downranking doesn't work
NBC's Vivian Schiller: social media has made live TV essential again
Ebooks lead growth as self-published titles nearly triple in five years

Don't break stories on Twitter, BBC journalists told

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As Sky News clamps down on staff Twitter updates, corporation tells reporters to file copy before tweeting itBBC journalists have been told not to break news stories on Twitter before they tell their newsroom colleagues.The new rules, which apply to all of the corporation's correspondents, reporters and producers, were announced...
Don't break stories on Twitter, BBC journalists told

Confirmed: 'Anchorman' Director In Talks With 'The Boys' Producers

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Confirmed: 'Anchorman' Director In Talks With 'The Boys' Producers
Blip to publishers: we're going to monetize your videos, whether you like it or not
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