- Debate ensued at the Westin Hotel in Times Square when Scott Bender, IGN Entertainment's vice president of advertising sales, said no online video business could live on ads alone. Others, like Travis Howe, senior vice president of digital sales at Sony Pictures Digital Inc., argued that advertising is still the key to the production of video programming. Contentinople suggests a cage match.
- Also from the event, Frank Smith reports that using multiple CDNs could prevent outages, as online video and games boom (ever-quotable Bender strikes again, when he points out the power of one particularly popular game).
— The Staff, Contentinople