Pioneering online video platform Blip is no more: Disney-owned Maker Studios officially pulled the plug on Blip Thursday afternoon, replacing the service’s homepage with a page featuring the Blip…
Disney-owned Maker Studios will shut down its web video portal Blip next month. Blip informed its users Monday that it will shut down on August 20, and encouraged them to export their videos. Founded…
AwesomenessTV, the youth-skewing digital entertainment arm of DreamWorks Animation, has hired former Blip Networks CEO Kelly Day in the newly created position of chief digital officer. Day will…
It’s been a busy month for Maker Studios: The digital media firm, a major YouTube multichannel network partner, said it has raised $26 million in a second and final part of its Series C financing to…
Milko Lazarov makes a painstakingly arty, emotionally wan debut with this story of a Greek man buying a newborn in Bulgaria.
In a deal that could herald a wave of consolidation in the online video biz, YouTube multichannel network company Maker Studios on Friday officially announced the acquisition of digital media firm…
South African heist thriller "iNumber Number" has been picked up for international distribution by Hong Kong and Amsterdam-based Fortissimo Films.
The Screen Actors Guild Awards will receive the Environmental Media Association’s Green Production Award next month at the 23rd Annual Environmental Media Awards, the orgs announced Tuesday. SAG is…
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…
FremantleMedia North America is officially switching over its funny cat videos — and other pet-oriented fare on its Internet channel — from getting first run on YouTube to a new site operated in…
TouchCast is touting an app for creating Internet videos with fully interactive, live web elements far superior to what's available through YouTube — although the startup entertains no fantasies that…
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