The purchase of videocaster Blip.tv by YouTube network Maker Studios – announced this morning – may signal another step in the evolution of Google’s online video giant. That’s because the Time Warner- and venture capital-backed Maker could offer YouTube real competition for some audiences.
Advancit was founded by Shari Redstone, daughter of media billionaire Sumner Redstone and a well-known figure in the entertainment industry. It makes early stage investments in media and entertainment startups.
Wealthy L.A. investors descended on a Beverly Hills estate last week for a buzzword-filled discussion of the state of media and the trends that will disrupt it.
A feast of funding news to warm up for your Thanksgiving feast.
Popular video production company Maker Studios is apparently raising a new round of funding led by old media entertainment company Time Warner.