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Guillermo del Toro Is Launching A Horror Film Contest

Guillermo del Toro. He’s one of the biggest names in the movie business. He writes, directs, and produces his films. He also produces other peoples films. Meaning he cherry picks brilliant works that wouldn’t be seen by a wide audience and he, through his fast connection network, is able to get them wider distribution. Well, now the man is taking his producer habits one step further. He’s launching a contest. […]

YouTube Music Awards

First YouTube Music Awards: Awkward but Endearing

In its ongoing attempt to fill its ever-growing shoes and be seen as a legitimate music access outlet (which it really is, by the numbers), last night YouTube held its first-ever music awards show, streamed live from Pier 36 in New York City. As can be typical with first attempts, the show was filled with awkward moments and missteps, both from lack of experience and from the flawed execution of […]


YouTube to Add Subscription Service

Targeting mobile users, aims to compete with Spotify, Pandora

Yeah. So apparently, Google is still not big enough. This week, numerous reports surfaced that Google’s on-demand video service YouTube is planning to release a subscription-based service before the end of this year. The move is largely targeted toward mobile users, and aims to compete with other existing streaming services like Spotify and Pandora. The addition of a subscription tier actually makes good business sense for the streaming video behemoth […]

What? You’re a DIY Musician, and You’re Not On YouTube??

There’s this unfortunate irony that by the time you get wind of a new trend and manage get on the bandwagon, chances are the trend has already peaked. But in the case of DIY musicians finding success on YouTube, there’s still time to get on board if you haven’t already. Not only is online video becoming a dominant force on the InterWebs, but YouTube in particular has become a social […]