YouTube vows to increase transparency in content ID disputes
After years of taking a neutral approach on video takedowns, the platform has promised more transparency and stronger creator support.
CollegeHumor’s Adam Ruins Everything gets full season order from TruTV
The Turner-owned channel also ordered a pilot of another CollegeHumor web series, Jake and Amir.
YouTube commissions four original series
The four creator teams include The Fine Bros., Joey Graceffa, PrankvsPrank and Smosh.
Ad Council’s Creators For Good recruits digital companies, YouTube stars
Participants, including Grace Helbig and The Fine Bros., get to support a cause, with production costs covered by partner companies.
The Fine Bros. to finance up to a dozen new YouTube shows
The series will be a mix of internally developed concepts and pitches from third-party creators and producers.
Fine Bros. hire Brandie Tucker to head non-scripted
Tucker will lend her network producing experience (Big Brother, Hell’s Kitchen) to the siblings, who have more than 15M YouTube subscribers.
YouTube to hit the Sundance red carpet
The channel is bringing some of its stars to the film fest and hosting a number of panels looking at crowd-sourced funding and jump-starting film careers.
Screw business as usual: Fullscreen to reposition gaming network
The media company “for the connected generation” has acquired video game company ScrewAttack, a move that will lead to big changes for the MCN’s gaming vertical and content community.