YouTube special – ContentID improvements, over-valuation, Viacom evidence
There's a lot of YouTube news today, so we're bagging it up into one story.
October 7, 2009
Sales of The Beatles: Rock Band exceeding expectations, says Viacom
Guitar Hero 5 may have outsold The Beatles: Rock Band in the latter's first week of availability, but Viacom boss Philippe Dauman says he's chuffed with the performance of the Fab Four game.
September 17, 2009
MTV to let (almost) anyone upload tracks for Rock Band
MTV has announced plans for something called the Rock Band Network, which will launch later this year.
July 20, 2009
50 more jobs go at MTV music group
MTV Networks is laying off 50 more staff, following the hundreds of layoffs announced late last year by parent company Viacom.
June 24, 2009
Viacom reveals plans for 850 layoffs
MTV's parent company Viacom has announced plans for 850 layoffs – around 7% of the global workforce. The news was announced in an internal memo sent to staff, which also promised that senior level management will...
December 4, 2008