For YouTube stars Anthony Padilla and Ian Hecox — proprietors of popular comedy channel Smosh — embarking on a feature-length movie was worlds apart from their day jobs. The duo star in "The Smosh…
Maker Studios, a major YouTube multichannel network, has signed an agreement to acquire online video company Blip but the deal is not officially done yet, according to sources close the deal. Maker…
Online video celebs are more determined than ever to control their fates.
Swedish videogamer Felix Kjellberg, who goes by the YouTube moniker "PewDiePie," now has the most popular channel on the Google video site with 11.941 million subscribers as of Friday. PewDiePie may…
YouTube is tapping into old media to push geeky Internet videos. In its biggest traditional media campaign to date, YouTube plans to run TV and in-theater advertising to promote next month's "Geek…
Maker Studios co-founder Daniel Zappin and three founding execs are suing the YouTube multichannel network provider, alleging breach of contract and fraud in “ousting” him as chief executive. Maker…
Smosh could be making the move to TV. Alloy Digital, the company behind the top-ranked YouTube channel, is in talks with multiple cable networks about finding a second home for the talent across…
YouTube has ponied up to be title sponsor of VidCon, confab for Internet video fans, creators and digital bizzers, for the next two years. Major vidsite's premium sponsorship will give it a bigger…
Original YouTube channel "Shut Up! Cartoons" may be making the leap from the digital screen to TV thanks to a deal inked with management company the Gotham Group.
The Alloy Digital-owned content creator Smosh is expanding into animation with the launch of a YouTube channel dubbed Shut Up Cartoons.