Viacom Inc. (NYSE:VIA) (NYSE:and VIA.B) has sued YouTube and Google in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York for massive intentional copyright infringement of Viacom’s entertainment properties. The suit seeks more than $1 billion in damages, as well as an injunction prohibiting Google and YouTube from further copyright infringement. [Read more…] about Viacom Files Federal Copyright Infringement Complaint Against YouTube and Google
Washingtonpost.Newsweek Interactive (WPNI), the online publishing subsidiary of The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) and Brightcove, the Internet TV pioneer, today announced a corporate-wide partnership that enables WPNI to launch ad-supported Internet video channels across its website properties. [Read more…] about WashingtonPost Newsweek Interactive Partners With Brightcove for Internet Video Initiative
HP has an interesting technical report called “Integrating Contextual Video Annotation into Media Authoring for Video Podcasting and Digital Medical Records”. In the report, they demonstrate how rich media annotation can enable two applications for video podcasting and digital medical records. [Read more…] about HP Contextual Video Annotation and Video Podcasting
Vibrant Media, the worldâ€™s leading provider of in-text advertising, and a premier provider of contextual video advertising, has hired executives to manage international expansion efforts as well as their growing focus on marketing to select verticals.
Vibrant Media holds offices in New York, San Francisco, London, Hamburg and Paris and provides contextual video and in-text advertising solutions in 10 different languages. The company delivers highly targeted ads when a user demonstrates interest by mousing over double-underlined words within the text of Web content. [Read more…] about Vibrant Media Hires New Executives to Oversee International Expansion
Medialink Worldwide Incorporated (NASDAQ:MDLK) , a leading provider of diversified media services for professional communicators and marketers, will use Brightcove’s Internet TV service to distribute and syndicate video for Medialink clients across the Internet. [Read more…] about Medialink to use Brightcove to Publish and Syndicate Online Video
Vibrant Media, a provider of contextual video advertising, has been chosen by AlwaysOn Media as one of the Top 100 Private Company award winners. The AO Media 100 is a list of the top private digital media companies. Vibrant Media was picked by the AO Media editorial team based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, customer adoption, media buzz and investor value creation. [Read more…] about Vibrant Media Selected as Top 100 Private Company Award Winner