Tagged: video/TV

Bubblare.se announces award to best video clip 2

Bubblare.se announces award to best video clip

Swedish YouTube clone Bubblare.se has announced that they will award the best video clip with Guldbubblan (the golden bubble, a parallel to Swedish movie award Guldbaggen, the golden beetle). From the Bubblare blog (my...

Joost: The project formerly known as Venice 0

Joost: The project formerly known as Venice

Funny, I really liked the name “The Venice Project”. Oh well. Today they announced they’re Joost. And they’re opening up for a bunch of new beta applications. What Joost is is basically tv on...

Swedish Digg clone Digga adds video support 0

Swedish Digg clone Digga adds video support

Digga, one of the Swedish Digg clones, recently redesigned their site. Just like Digg did recently, they are now also adding support for video clips, allowing users to import video from 15 different sites....

Yet another YouTube clone in Sweden 0

Yet another YouTube clone in Sweden

They are popping up with increasing frequenzy, the Swedish answers to YouTube. Not long after FejmTv, which quickly became a success, and Aftonbladet’s Klipptoppen, MTG-owned ZTV joins the trend with “Ladda upp tv” (upload...

Business Week on vlogging and citizen journalism 0

Business Week on vlogging and citizen journalism

BusinessWeek.com has a long piece on “vlogging, citizen journalism, and other facets of the online video phenomenon”. Long live the net video revolution, the article writer Catherine Holahan exclaims. The article brings up vlogging...

"Hot or not" goes tv in Sweden 0

"Hot or not" goes tv in Sweden

TV400, a niche channel for Swedish TV4, will launch a new tv show where high school kids can vote on people’s looks. Much like hot or not, but in a tv version. The show,...

Video clip ethics and the death of Saddam Hussein 3

Video clip ethics and the death of Saddam Hussein

Beta Alfa poses some important questions about video clip sites and the death video of Saddam Hussein. My translation. Is it okay to publish images of real executions? Is it okay that this clip...

Bubblare.se's top eight viral videos for 2006 0

Bubblare.se's top eight viral videos for 2006

In a press release dated dec. 27, Oskar Kalmaru, CEO of Swedish video clip site Bubblare.se, lists the most viral videos for 2006. His observations of the trends (my translation): A common factor for...

Final round: TV7's weather presenter will be a viewer, elected by viewers 0

Final round: TV7's weather presenter will be a viewer, elected by viewers

Today starts the voting for Aftonbladet TV7‘s weather presenter. Readers/viewers have been asked to send in video clips of themselves if they want to become the new face for the TV station’s weather forecasts....

Raymond Kristiansen looks back on two years of videoblogging 0

Raymond Kristiansen looks back on two years of videoblogging

Norway’s most famous vlogger Raymond Kristiansen has been vlogging for two years and looks back at his experiences. His first post covers about a month, his first month of vlogging and all the discoveries...

LA Times on "YouTube journalism" 0

LA Times on "YouTube journalism"

The LA Times has a piece on what they call YouTube journalism, and start off with the example of this video clip, filmed by a mountaneering expedition team in the Nangapa pass in the...

Swedish YouTube clone goes tv show 0

Swedish YouTube clone goes tv show

Video clips from FejmTv, citizen video site by Swedish tv channel TV4, will end up in a tv show with the same name as the site. The first episode of the show will be...