D.M. Levine

Neil Cavuto Wants Your Business

Despite soft ratings, the svp of Fox Business Network and FNC remains confident he can best rivals

Neil Cavuto is in a unique position. As senior vice president for Fox News Channel and its ratings-challenged sibling network, Fox Business Network, Cavuto is in a position to see…

Fast Chat: Lucas Watson

YouTube has started to curate its content. Now it's time to woo advertisers

It's been a year of upheaval at YouTube. In October, the site unveiled a long-awaited redesign meant to expand (and improve) its selection of videos in order to get users…

Hulu Sees Audience Growth

Executives credit new content deals with year-end bump in audience

After one of the most tumultuous years in the site’s history, Hulu has happened upon some good news. According to a report by online marketing research firm comScore, the video…

Hot List: Digital

Facebook and Spotify are among the year's hottest digital media companies

Social Media Site Facebook Call it a bully, a new paradigm, a blessing, a curse—whatever you call Facebook, its presence and power is undeniable. Today the social network has more than 800…

Vimeo Goes Its Own Way

While big video content sites vie for premium material, an early contender is sticking to its indie roots—for good or for bad

As the online video space grows ever more cutthroat, companies like YouTube, Netflix, and Hulu are all looking for a competitive edge in roughly the same way: through big-budget investments…

YouTube Announces Channels

Video site will feel a little more like cable TV

After months of speculation with almost no official confirmation, YouTube has finally announced its long-awaited channel strategy in a post to the company’s blog late Friday evening. The announcement falls…

Hulu Not for Sale

Owners decide to keep the video platform independent

Hulu is not for sale after all. News Corporation, Providence Equity Partners, and The Walt Disney Company, the owners of the service, announced plans to sell the platform in late…

Netflix Reverses Its Qwikster Rebranding

DVD and streaming services won't be split up after all

Say goodbye to Qwikster. The short-lived Netflix spinoff is no more, according to a post on the Netflix blog by CEO Reed Hastings earlier today. Henceforth, mail-order DVDs and streaming…

Vice Gets Corporate

Poaches new revenue chief from MTV

In Vice Media’s continuing effort to transform itself from a fringe youth magazine into what its founders hope will be a global media empire, the company is now poaching from…

Bravo Adds Companion Web Series to New 'Top Chef'

'Last Chance Kitchen' brings contestants full circle

There will be life after failure for contestants on the ninth season of Top Chef, albeit on the Web. Contestants voted off the Bravo cooking competition, which premieres Nov. 2,…