iLook aims to monetize YouTube channels on mobile
The tool gives creators 3 ways to make money: subscription fees, on-demand rental charges and ad-revenue share.
Crackle knows what guys like
The Sony-owned platform, which debuted a third season of its original action series Chosen this week, will continue on with its strategy to program for the male demo, says Phil Lynch, SVP digital networks & games.
Crackle pulling up stakes in the U.K.
Facing stiff competition from Hulu, Netflix, Amazon, and free-to-consumer sites from broadcasters Sky and the BBC, Hulu has decided to pull its service from the British Isles, effective April 1.
New Hulu CTO has Sony, Microsoft background
Tian Lim, a former Sony Playstation and Xbox exec, is the latest hire to fill out senior management ranks at the streaming video service in the wake of a mass exec exodus last year.
4K video gets big push at CES
At CES, YouTube and Google are putting their muscle behind video format VP9, which provides HD quality video at a fraction of the previous bandwidth.