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‘Epic Meal Time’ Producer, LaToya Forever, Mikey Bustos Chosen For Canadian Workshop

During the 2014 Buffer Festival in Toronto, the <b>Canadian Film Centre</b> announced the <b>Jumping Screens Comedy Workshop</b>, a program through which it will …

Entertainment (Canada)

YouTube Stars KSI, Caspar Lee To Star In ‘Laid In America’ Feature Film

The trend of feature films led by YouTube stars is not strictly an American phenomenon. British YouTube star <b>Olajide Olatunji</b>, known online as <b>KSI</b>, and …

‘Video Game High School’ Producer Explains Why Yet Another NewFront Is Worthwhile

The media company Collective Digital Studio is one of several dozen firms trying to use the NewFronts–the Web’s answer to the TV upfronts–to break out. CMO Today talks to Collective CEO Reza Izad about the TV vs. video ad markets, the battle for attention and the definition of MCNs.<p>For Collective, …

Dow Jones

Guess Which 'Pretty Little Liar' Just Booked A TrAvel Show?

All of the "Pretty Little Liars" have Instagram accounts that would fill even an A-lister's heart with bitter FOMO, but it's Shay Mitchell who …

Social Media

NewFronts: Collective Digital Studio Strikes Deal With Insomniac Events

CDS also announced a lineup of new programs from Rhett & Link, Epic Meal Time, Improv Everywhere and more.<p>Collective Digital Studio is making a push …

Collective Digital Studio Lets Talent Do The Talking

When brands buy native content, they want to know the mindset of the influencers. So, to convince advertisers to devote part of their budgets to …

Rhett & Link, 'Epic Meal Time' Tease New Shows Alongside Collective Digital Studio

As with many other presentations that have taken place over the past week, <b>Collective Digital Studio</b>’s pitch at the 2015 <b>Newfronts</b> was full of content …

Social Media

Fullscreen's Phil Ranta Jumps to Collective Digital Studio

The digital media executive will be joining the YouTube network as chief operating officer.<p>Collective Digital Studio has tapped former Fullscreen …

YouTube tips we bet you didn't know

It's easy to spend hours watching YouTube videos about, well, pretty much anything. Using your mouse to adjust a setting isn't exactly slow, but in some cases, the keyboard shortcuts are much faster. Here is a list of the best YouTube keyboard shortcuts you should start using right now:<p>These …

CAA Reels After UTA Defections: What's Really Behind Mass Exodus

In a week, CAA lost high-ticket actors Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell and Melissa McCarthy – how did it happen?<p>The mass exodus of agents from CAA to rival …

Melissa McCarthy

CAA sues rival UTA over 'lawless midnight raid'

Talent powerhouse Creative Artists Agency is rolling out the artillery in the escalating battle with United Talent Agency over star clients and agents.<p>Late Thursday, CAA filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles County Superior Court against its rival firm, claiming that the exodus of agents this week was "a …

Classical Music: Top Classical Albums Chart

15 years of grueling special effects work, Corridor Digital has released their greatest video achievement yet: "Star Wars: The Alabine Armor"

After nearly three years, one Primetime Emmy and thousands of 15 second clips, “Star Wars Uncut,” (SWU) is complete. In 2009 Casey Pugh and his cre...<p>…

Luke Skywalker

CDS Signs YouTube Star GloZell Green - VideoInk

<i>By</i> <b>Sahil Patel</b><p>Collective Digital Studio has signed YouTube comedienne GloZell Green.<p>One of the most prominent vloggers on YouTube, Green has nearly …

The White House

50 Best Things We Saw at SXSW 2015

Best Multi-Platinum Surprise: Miley Cyrus<p>Is a party truly complete before Miley Cyrus shows up? Appearing at Mike Will Made It's Fader Fort showcase, …

Miranda Sings Announces Summer Camp-Style U.S. Tour

This summer, you might be able to make friendship bracelets with <b>Miranda Sings</b>. The alter-ego of performer <b>Colleen Ballinger</b> has announced she will be …

Summer Camp

Online Marketing News: YouTube Does A 360, Facebook Sets New Standards, Mobile Search Spend Soars

<b>STUDY: Different Engagement for Different Types of Content on Facebook -</b> Do different types of content on Facebook lead to different types of …

8 tips for developing a multi-channel social media strategy - Our Social Times - Social Media for Business

A multi-channel social media strategy is a crucial aspect of modern marketing campaigns, but as the number of social networks continues to rise, is …

Starbucks’ Stop-Motion Clip on Instagram Strikes a Creative Chord

In terms of creativity, this week's Adweek/Shareablee weekly branded Instagram video chart has a strong showing.<p>Leading the way is Starbucks, which …

LA Radio Star Big Boy Closes $10.5 Million Deal With iHeartMedia Amid Legal Scuffle

Former Power 106 DJ was sued for breach of contract after leaving his hit morning show “Big Boy’s Neighborhood”<p>Big Boy, one of the biggest names in …

Los Angeles

CDS gives beauty vloggers a free space to play with makeup videos

What if a multi-channel network took the YouTube Space concept and applied it to a single vertical, like, say, beauty and fashion? You’d have “Made …

Culver City

SMASHBOX Partners with COLLECTIVE DIGITAL STUDIO for Influencers

Hot off the presses, great news for digital creators looking for a free creative space, a la YouTube’s LA studios. This tells you just how big this …

Lips

Beyond Comfy Shoes and Extra Chargers: The Advanced Guide to Surviving SXSW

<i>Entrepreneur will be on the ground at</i> <i>SXSW</i><i>. Check back for updates on the latest news and trends and insights from thought leaders and innovators.</i><p>Lots of people like to share tips for surviving SXSW, the annual tech, music and film festival that kicks off this week in Austin, Texas. Sadly, many of …

Bill Lumbergh of Office Space Is Back, and Still a Clueless Prick, in Ads for HipChat Software

Given how much advertising loves office humor, it's a bit surprising that characters from Office Space haven't been revived more often for …

YouTube to add 360-degree videos

If you already feel like YouTube -- the most-watched video site on the planet -- is all around you, then 360-degree videos might make the sensation literal.<p>The Google-owned video site plans to add the ability to upload 360-degree videos, clips shot with special cameras like Ricoh's Theta and the …

The FAA Says You Can't Post Drone Videos on YouTube

The FAA has taken the unprecedented step of saying that YouTube videos filmed by hobbyists are a "commercial" use of drones.<p>If you fly a drone and post footage on YouTube, you could end up with a letter from the Federal Aviation Administration.<p>Earlier this week, the agency sent a legal notice to …

Spy vs. Spy: The Loot Crate

YouTube

"The Fat Jewish" Rules Instagram, Hangs With Katie Couric

If you’re not plugged into the <b>Instagram</b> scene, let me be the first person to tell you to go check out “<b>The Fat Jewish</b>.” The account run by hirsute …

Snoop Dogg

'Blurred Lines' Jury Orders Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams to Pay $7.4 Million

The battle over a $16 million song explored how much similarity is too much.<p>Good artists borrow. Great artists steal. On Tuesday, a California …