Tagged: YouTube

Video's Impending Tsunami in Education

I have a few investments in the web video space. Specifically, Tubemogul and Edufire . I am off to Tubemogul’s Board Meeting today and am always excited to dive into the quarterly data. I will post an update from the Company tomorrow. Today, I asked Jon Bischke, The CEO and Founder of Edufire, to update …

Some Rules of Web Video We Still Must Heed

1. First of all, I agree with Ashkan – it’s the content stupid . 2. Because of Rule 1, you can’t force advertisers. Google’s buy of YouTube created this panic and rush to monetize and put stupid buyout and valuation numbers in the heads of video start-ups. Eventually, whether YouTube clones or even earlier adopters …

YouTube as GOD?

So today YouTube is saying that everysite should be a YouTube. It is a smart, obvious chain of events in their pursuit of video dominance. The nerds are gaga. It’s what nerds do when API’s get released. When Adam at Wallstrip explained to me Wallstrip everywhere and was blogging the stuff a few years ago, …

Checking in on Viacom's You Tube Killer

Not really, but Henry did . His points are right on. Unfortunately, a better idea would be to settle the YouTube lawsuit, cut a deal with Google, and upload all those clips to YouTube instead. Why? Because however many die-hard Daily Show fans make the trek over to the Viacom site, a multiple of that …