Tag: vimeo

by Julie Keck

1. E-reading rises as device ownership jumps (Pew Internet) 2. Facebook and Instagram teaming up with NBC for Sochi Olympics (Jordan Chariton / Lost Remote) 3. Local legacy media struggles in the digital world (Tom Grubisich / Street Fight) 4. Vimeo turns to Kickstarter and Indiegogo to find and fund movies (Janko Roettgers / GigaOm) [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. How an unemployed British man has become the poster child for citizen journalism (Mathew Ingram / GigaOm) 2. Ted Turner: Print has a future — if it’s combined with audio and video (Jim Romenesko) 3. Vice Media’s ‘Correspondent Confidential’ brings hard-to-tell stories to popular audiences (Johana Bhuiyan / Capital New York) 4. How have [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Business Insider’s CTO forced out after offensive tweets (Poynter) 2. Daily News launches startup incubator, Innovation Lab (NY Daily News) 3. Vimeo On Demand gets rent and own pricing options, preorders and more (The Next Web) 4. Why the news world’s first print edition of a website it coming to a close (Nieman Lab) [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Microsoft to buy Nokia’s device business in deal worth over $7 billion (AllThingsD) 2. CBS returns, triumphant, to cable box (NYT) 3. Jeffrey Bezos, the Washington Post’s next owner, aims for a ‘new golden era’ at the paper (Washington Post) 4. Vimeo starts funding indie films to broaden its on demand platform (PaidContent) 5. [...] more »

by Julie Keck

1. New York Times elevates comments from below the line (Journalism.co.uk) 2. NPR host’s live-tweeting of his mother’s last moments shows the power of 140 characters (GigaOm) 3. CBS pulled from Time Warner cable; CBS CEO: “We are now at war” (TV Newser) 4. Twitter will make it easier to report abusive posts (NYT) 5. [...] more »

by Leandro Oliva

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Leandro Oliva. 1. Tweeting fake news in a crisis — illegal or just immoral? (GigaOM) 2. How news sites knocked out by Hurricane Sandy got back online (NBC) 3. Vimeo launches tips jar for content creators (PandoDaily) 4. Google introduces new emergency resources in response to Sandy (Bits [...] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung.1. Twitter Updates Its Apps, Including for the iPad (NYT) 2. “The ‘second screen’ may move closer to the mainstream” (PaidContent) 3. The Guardian creates its first chief digital officer role (Paidcontent) 4. Vimeo creators can now make money off their videos [...] more »

by Amanda Lin Costa

Last week in New York City, plaid-shirted twenty-somethings descended upon the IAC headquarters in Chelsea to partake in workshops, conversations, screenings and a free Biergarten at the Vimeo Festival While Vimeo might be a household name to most filmmakers, it certainly hasn’t reached the broad recognition that YouTube has. But with live events like this [...] more »

by Amanda Lin Costa

Click here to read the whole series Traditionally, there were three main types of distribution for the work of independent filmmakers: theatrical, broadcast and straight to DVD. Most filmmakers hoped for a combination of all three. But everything has changed. The digital online world has opened up new avenues of distribution including video on demand, [...] more »