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WVFF’s take on the Joost Viacom Deal

From WVFF: “This is “game changing” news for many reasons: Joost’s model is about a convergence of online videos and television. We’re on the verge, and this is a big step in that direction. Viacom will likely keep the vast majority of the ad revenue, but this gives Joost credibility and a jump-start for building […]

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Viacom and Joost

The WSJ is reporting that Viacom and Joost have signed a deal giving Joost access to hundreds of hours of programing. From the WSJ: (subscription required) “Just two weeks after ordering its content to be pulled from YouTube, Viacom Inc. announced a broad licensing deal with Joost, a new Internet service that specializes in commercial […]

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