All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Yahoo Video’
Yesterday Yahoo! held their Digital NewFront event to showcase new and original video content for upcoming series and presentations to their large and growing global audience. The event was attended by Hollywood favorites like Tom Hanks and industry leaders like Ben Sherwood and Bob Bowmen. The news and entertainment network rolled out original material featuring everything from sports to fashion …
It’s not April Fools’ Day, and some sort of mathematical miscalculation doesn’t seem to have occurred. Instead, surprising as the situation may be, Yahoo’s video property appears to have become more popular than the ones owned by Fox, Microsoft, and Nickelodeon.
There are dozens of YouTube competitors, and most people would be hard-pressed to name four of them – they’re often (comparatively) itty-bitty sites with equally small user bases and budgets. Yahoo’s got some heft to it, however, and the company is preparing to strengthen the service that’s known as Yahoo Video.
Yahoo Video has teamed with the San Francisco Film Society for the 50th San Francisco International Film Festival GreenWorld Contest powered by Yahoo’s Jumpcut. The two will also launch a branded video channel featuring content from the San Francisco Film Society.