Disruption is the new normal
YouTube Originals’ head of unscripted Ivana Kirkbride went up against execs from HGTV and WE tv in a Realscreen Summit session Thursday.
The Guardian affirms serious push into video
The U.K. newspaper presented a project about female genital mutilation at an Amsterdam film fest as its focus on documentary programming grows.
Tim Armstrong hopes AOL will be doing the disrupting
The CEO reveals a new diversity initiative with the IAB, and talks about how AOL is finally digging itself out of “the worst merger in history.”
CNE’s Dawn Ostroff on the age of “the selfie brand”
At the Interactive Advertising Bureau MIXX conference on Monday, the former CW exec outlined her vision for millennial-friendly content.
Fullscreen’s live event InTour is not a quick cash-in
Several seats at Saturday’s show are reserved for corporate execs as the MCN sets out to prove the mainstream appeal of its YouTubers.
Keeping a watchful eye on digital at TIFF
What makes web content and startups so valuable? Execs discuss programming strategies and viewership analytics.
Iggy Azalea and Demi Lovato to headline Vevo’s fan fest
Video of the Oct. 8 concert at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica will debut a week later on Vevo’s online, TV and mobile apps.
Maker talent, fans to descend on Nerd HQ
For the first time Maker Studios is attending Comic-Con where its Polaris-activated panels and programming will be streamed on Maker.tv.
Live from Pasadena, it’s YouTube stars on stage
Fullscreen is mounting INTOUR, an “interactive festival” featuring its top YouTube and Vine stars, at the Pasadena Civic on Sept. 13.
Geek & Sundry will be lounging outside Comic-Con
No stranger to experiential marketing, Felicia Day will host an event down the street from the sold-out conference.