Veoh founder Dmitry Shapiro talks trash about Hulu, while Veoh inks a deal with ABC

June 23, 2008

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5:15 PM -- Here are the highlights from today's news on Contentinople -- including an interview with Veoh founder Dmitry Shapiro.

  • "I'm not really smart," confesses Shapiro. Despite that claim, he's founder and chief innovation officer of one of the most successful video aggregation sites. He sat down with Contentinople to talk about the secret to his success and told us exactly what he thinks of Hulu: "whoop-de-doo." Meanwhile Veoh just inked a deal with Disney to distribute ABC and ESPN video.

  • Contentinople's Scott Raynovich takes a look at the Hollywood Reporter's recent "Digital Power" list. In a list of 50 "innovators leading Hollywood's march online," who belongs and who doesn't?

  • CDNetworks and Nirvanix team up for low-cost storage infrastructure. They claim their solution could save a customer as much as 90 percent more than building out its own storage infrastructure.

And don't forget to check out today's News Bits for the lowdown on Fandango's acquisition of Movies.com.

— The Staff, Contentinople

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