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Google Reportedly In Talks To Buy Hulu

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A report Friday from the Los Angeles Times says that Google is in preliminary talks to buy Los Angeles-based Hulu. According to the LA Times--citing "people familiar with the situtation"--Hulu has also been shopped to Microsoft Corp. hulu google merger acquisition exit video content networkand Yahoo Inc.

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Hulu Launches Chromecast For iPhone

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Los Angeles-based video streaming site Hulu said Monday that it has launched Hulu Plus for Chromecast on the iPhone, giving the ability for users to control video on their Chromecast connected TVs. Hulu had already been offering up Android and iPad support for the app prior to the new release. READ MORE>>.

Apple Bids For Hulu, Says Report

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In the latest rumor swirling around Los Angeles-based video streaming site Hulu , a number of reports last night say that Apple Computer is now bidding for the firm. So far, Hulu apparently has been shopped to Yahoo, AT&T, Microsoft, and Google. hulu apple merger acquisition video content streaming hollywood television

Silicon Beach Report Aug. 8: Hulu Ends Free Viewing

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Google buys Orbitera for reported $100 million, Hulu ends free viewing, shows based on 'The Voice,' 'SNL' coming to Snapchat, and more

Silicon Beach Report Aug. 23: STX Entertainment Acquires Virtual Reality Company Surreal

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STX Entertainment acquires virtual reality company Surreal, Google Daydream to use Hulu VR content, Disney Movies Anywhere integrates with Verizon Fios, and more

Hulu Rises In Video Rankings

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Hulu , the online video service which is a joint venture of NBC Universal and News Corp., According to comScore, Hulu served up 332.5

Hulu Gains In Online Video In October

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Google/YouTube continues to lead in video views, with 37.7 Tags: hulu online video comscore The site now accounts for 3.1 READ MORE>>.

Hulu Gets 1M Votes On Super Bowl Commercials

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Hulu also said it would be providing demographic data on the most popular ads, by gender, age, and geography. READ MORE>>.

Why Reed Hastings Should be Applauded for Netflix Split

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Hulu is the leading player for streaming television. Frankly, I’m surprised Netflix doesn’t buy Hulu. Period. Streaming.

REACH | Disruptive Technologies Impacting the Future of Gaming [Live]

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He joined SGN from Fox where he was Vice President of Business Development and worked on the acquisition of MySpace and the launch of Hulu.

FIM, Break Rank In Top Video Properties, Hulu Tops Video Ads

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Online Video Properties, although both were dwarfed by Google's continued dominance of online video via YouTube. In comparison, Google's sites reach 146.2M Tags: interactive media break video advertising content television youtube google According to the latest numbers, Fox Interactive Media had 43.1M unique viewers, and 167.0M

The Power of Torso TV (Why Media is Racing to the Middle)

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Netflix, Hulu & HBO Go are coming from the opposite direction – the Head End. ” That is why Hulu has invested so much in building its Hulu Plus subscription service. Hulu announced $500 million to fund new content and Netflix has, for example, resurrected the hit / cult show Arrested Development. Who knew?

Why Entrepreneurs & VCs Should Focus on Basecamp, Not the Summit

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Or maybe you’re trying to dramatically change the way TV is consumed, like Boxee or TV advertising works on the Internet, like Hulu.

Why We Need to Elect @EricGarcetti on Tues as Next Mayor of Los Angeles

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We can try to reinvent Hollywood film and TV (Hulu, Epoxy.tv, Blayze, Chill, TasteMade) or we can watch it migrate out of our city. link].

Why Hulu is the OPEC of Online Video

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The formation of Hulu was defensive – designed to stop another YouTube or Napster from emerging and causing disruption to the TV industry.

The Future of Television & The Digital Living Room

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But with the introduction of Apple TV, Google TV, the Boxee Box & other initiatives it’s clear that this battle will heat up in 2011.

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Why You Should Start a Company in. Los Angeles

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If you look at why Google is so successful today, the overwhelming majority of their revenue is from sponsored search. startup scene so hot.

Why The Growth Of The Internet Is Driving EdgeCast's Revenues

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We caught up with James Segil , the firm's President, to hear the story behind that big growth at the company. We've grown really fast. company.

LA Startup Report 2013 | A Rising Forecast

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The numbers are promising and even with some problems arising in LA’s startup community, LA has found ways to keep pushing through. With Yahoo!,

How I Use Visualization to Drive Creativity

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How much power does Google have due to search? Stupidly I never tested my model with Hulu themselves until after the blog post was published.

Learning The Ropes Of Internet Video With Michael Tringe and CreatorUp

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We also have live lab sessions, which we run through Google+ Hangouts, which mirror the school education experience. What's your background?

Interview With CEO Jason Njoku iRoko Partners | Africa’s Netflix Set To Disrupt US TV & Cable Market

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However building Iroko Partners was not a walk in the park. iROKO Partners was launched in December 2010. How does it work? Why Africa? Profitable?

Startup Weekend LA | Recap February 2012

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We’d also like to thank the Startup Weekend Global Sponsors including Amazon, Twilio, Kloudmine, Open Tok (Talk Box), Sendgrid, Microsoft, and Google.

MakerSquare Opens Coding School In LA

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MakerSquare , which operates coding camps and classes to help students get software jobs, is setting up a new location in Los Angeles, according to the Hack Reactor collective. The two said that MakerSquare will launch its first class on June 29th. San Francisco-based Hack Reactor acquired MakerSquare in January. READ MORE>>.

Eight Tech Gadgets To Add To Your Gifts List

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features an interface powered by Google TV, and delivers both the web and streaming. Sonos Play:3. Sonos is based in Santa Barbara. 2. for you.

The Future of Shopping | Vidzey Interactive Videos

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” Article 1 discussed the digital revolution and how companies like Netflix and Hulu were taking over. Imagine it.  Enjoy! believe this.

MakerSquare Wants to Teach You to Become a Developer in Weeks

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Many technology companies have opened up offices in Los Angeles in the past few years, including Microsoft, YouTube, Facebook and Google.

This Week in VC with Mo Koyfman of Spark Capital

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Online video: is Hulu’s inventory really “sold out” as they often claim?  Google Analytics vs. Facebook’s new analytics tool. Trazzler.

What’s Really Behind the Net Neutrality Ruling

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The Internet is turning into a business tool with everything from cloud computing to premium Internet providers. Companies like Etsy and eBay aside.

Is it a Good Idea to Have Ads in Tweets?

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Google’s AdSense) or some other form of ad.  Advertising is also what allows you to watch Hulu for free, use Yahoo! Web 1.0 Web 2.0

Interview with Peter Csathy, CREATV Media

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In the creative media side of things, there is an emergence of standalone, OTT services, and we now have more and more standalone video services, such as Hulu, Amazon Prime, NBC, CBS All Access, and on and on. Because of that, he has some unique insights into this market, having touched many, many pieces of the industry. Thanks! READ MORE>>.

Want to Start a Technology Company in LA?

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You don’t have a pool of thousands of Google engineers to hire when they’re ready to leave the mother ship. Los Angeles. Expect it.

Interview with Rahul Sonnad, Geodelic

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kind of thought there was a similar opportunity you see in the video space with YouTube, Hulu, thePlatform all going after. Thanks! READ MORE>>.

Decoding The Science Behind The Laughs, With Daniel Altman of Laffster

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My partner is ex-Google engineering, who is also a comedian and hosts a pretty popular show every week. It's not about us creating content, yet.

Twiistup 6 Highlights

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ExpenseBay Wins Showoff. Twiistup 6 has come to an end.  It proved to be a great transitional year.  Much of this was highlighted at Twiistup.

Interview with Aaron Crayford, Rippol

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The real problem is with video it's not what you are looking for--search is something Google has already solve--it's that sites don't know how to make an intelligent decision on what people want in this new medium. So the video content you recommend--is that user generated like YouTube, or professional content like Hulu? Thanks!

The Case for In-Stream Advertising

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But I also accept and appreciate the ads in Hulu because I know that I’m watching shows for free.  I know that advertising is important to inform consumers of offers – the same reason many tech companies use SEM. 2. Our portfolio company did so well that Google copied this approach and out executed Overture. Why not?