Saturday, October 29, 2011
If you can't make it to C4, (Central Canada Comic Con,) http://www.c4con.com, for the screening the season premiere of Venus Spa will be on Thursday, November 3rd!!! Keep it locked on http://www.youtube.com/watchvenusspa for all the leg warmer goodness!!!
Friday, October 28, 2011
Here James not only covers Jamie Lee Curtis' total annihilation of Michael Myers in this epic reunion sequel but he discusses his theatrical experience in 1998 as well.
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YouTube Tees Up Big Talent
The channels will span 19 categories such as pop culture, sports, music and health, entertainment tailored to African-Americans and Hispanics, animal lovers, mothers, teens, and home-and-garden enthusiasts.
YouTube Set to Announce TV Initiative With 100 Niche Channels
YouTube and Hollywood Finally Link Up: Here Come the Channels
YouTube reps have been holding meetings and auditions for most of the year, led by former Netflix executive Robert Kyncl.
YouTube launches broad entertainment venture
Tubefilter: YouTube Reveals Original Channels
Maker Studios Scores Three Channel Deal with YouTube Originals
American Hipster Creators Share Thoughts on YouTube Original Channel
The Young Turks’ Cenk Uygur Weighs In On His YouTube Original Channel
The Young Turks’ Cenk Uygur Weighs In On His YouTube Original Channel
lonelygirl15 Creator EQAL’s Big Plans for YouTube Original Channel
My Damn Channel Tapped for YouTube Original Channels
Launching in April 2012, “u look haute” will feature teen style, fashion and beauty tips and tricks, showcasing high-profile guest fashionistas and stylists.
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International Academy of Web Television Announces VidCon Producer, Bryan Allen Events, to Produce Inaugural IAWTV Awards
The International Academy of Web Television today announces a collaboration with creative events agency, Bryan Allen Events (BAE), to produce its inaugural IAWTV Awards event set for Thursday, January 12, 2012, at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada during International CES
The Bryan Allen Events Team
Carver Wright- Managing Director
Lindsay Backer- Registration Manager
Jenni Powell- VIP/Sponsorship Manager
Monica Carr- Registration Coordinator
Thursday, October 27, 2011
Because our TVLine-Up franchise is expanding into the world of original web content, and this week’s inaugural edition singles out five of the web series ...
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Stuff Phil Likes: Thursday Oct 27th, 2011 (Start Here)
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There's a new dark comedy web series coming out this winter, and it needs your help. Because fake cancer doesn't just become funny over fake night...it needs real... fake money.
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The Blogger platform on which Web Series Today is based allows for a maximum of 100 collaborative participants. We have now reached that limit. In order to allow new authors to join we need to free up positions to make them available to those who want to actively contribute.
Web Series Today is intended for authors who want to actively keep other community members up to date with what is going on in the Web series community. If any current author would like to give up their author position please send an email to email@example.com with REMOVE in the subject line. In addition anyone who has not made a post in the past 30 days will be considered inactive and may be removed if a new author request is made. Anyone removed can be re-instated by the normal author request process and will be added to any wait list that exist at that time. Our goal is to ensure that any author who wishes to contribute can do so in a timely an ongoing manner.
Web Series Today: Inactive Author Deletions
As explained in a previous post the Blogger platform on which Web Series Today is based allows for a maximum of 100 collaborative participants. The blog is intended for active participants in the Web series community.
Authors who have not made a post in the past 30 days will be considered inactive and may be removed if a new author request is made. If you wish to keep your author position for use in the near future, and you have not posted in the past 30 days you need to send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Author: KEEP" in the subject line.
By this point the once groundbreaking Halloween slasher franchise was a sad parody and James doesn't mince words with this epic review!
"Any website that features user-generated content or that enables cloud-based data storage could end up in its crosshairs.
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Wednesday, October 26, 2011
We will upload the recording to this page no later than Thursday, October 27th at 1:00 PM PDT (4:00 PM EDT).
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The DNS issue appears to be resolved. If you are still experiencing a problem leave a comment or tweet @webseriestoday.
Understanding what happened.
To understand what happened it helps to understand a little about the history of Web Series Today. We began as a blog called LG15 Today and as such the underlying URL is http://lg15today.blogspot.com. At around the time LG15 reached a conclusion, one of our authors decided to register LG15today.com to simplify access to the blog. At around the same time it became clear that in order to survive post-LG15 we would need to broaden the range of web series covered. This allowed us to evolve the underlying blog into a blog that now tries to keep the entire Web series community up to date with what is going on within the community. At that time I came up with the new "Web Series Today" name and asked the author who had set up the domain name to acquire and direct webseriestoday.com to http://lg15today.blogspot.com
There are two steps to this process. First, as I understand it at a simplistic level, you point the domain DNS setting to blogger. Secondly you reset internal settings within the blog to link the domain name DNS with the original blog. Thus when you access webseriestoday.com all you see is the underlying blog which is still located at http://lg15today.blogspot.com.
A number of you have asked what happened to cause the problem. The simple answer is that we do not know. What we do know is that late on Oct 22 the domain name DNS settings were changed. We have no idea why they were changed or by who. Further, only the author who had acquired the domain name had access to change them back. This was done on Oct 25. However because the web functions as a distributed network it takes many hours for DNS settings to change around the World. For this reason we delayed changing the internal settings within the blog. If you tried to access webseriestoday.com and were directed to a "Sedo parking site" with a series of links on it this meant the DNS setting in your area had not been updated. If you received a 404 message it meant that they had been updated (the 404 resulted because we had not yet reset the internal settings within the blog itself). On Oct 26 the internal settings within the blog were changed. At that point if you tried to visit http://lg15today.blogspot.com and the DNS setting in your area were up to date then you were taken to the blog. Unfortunately for a few, their local DNS settings may not yet have been updated and this resulted in them going to the "Sedo parking site" instead.
Having originally started this blog I accept full responsibility for the mess. Unfortunately as things currently stand I cannot promise you it will not happen again. For that reason I recommend that in addition to bookmarking webseriestoday.com you also bookmark the underlying URL: http://lg15today.blogspot.com. That said we will try and make sure the blog works reliably to the extent it is within our control.
This blog was set up to be a shared space where multiple authors could work together and as such it creates an open collaborative platform. Part of the core philosophy if that if you empower individuals they will act responsibly. Having an open platform is important to the Web series community and we hope that in that respect Web Series Today will continue to be a valuable asset.
When the second Streamy Awards happened I was knocked out of my complacency.
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Chapter 3 of our superhero comedy series starts November 1st! In the meantime, here's 121 episodes in less than 2 minutes!
Visit us on Facebook to let us know which episode has been your favourite so far?
Mary Higgins, (Mind My Brains Darling,) was featured in an interview with Digital Chick TV:
Mistress Marlena DeVinyl takes a moment during her cable-access sex show to answer viewer questions.
"Is it true that most dominatrices are Catholic?
Got a question for the Mistress? Leave in COMMENTS, TWITTER or FACEBOOK The Power Object PAGE
Watch more Mistress!
THE PITY PARTY Ep. 1 THE POWER OBJECT
Created by Claire-Dee Lim
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Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Everybody!! I'm so very excited for you to join me in this crazy sporadic adventure of the new and reformed CarlieStylez! I have so many great ideas and videos coming your way that will cover a-z of what goes through my daily life! Fitness, health, inspiration, style, vlogs, style, question and answer video response collaborations, parenting tips, relationship advice, random adventures and world peace! Life is a series of events and so is my channel. Xo stay tuned, be involved, and keep in touch! 1-2 love you! Thanks for stopping by!
Exclusive: Get to Know the Cast of How to Rock!
Get to know the talented stars of Nickelodeon's new series "How To Rock"! Find out their favorite hobbies, celebrity crushes, and who they think rocks the most on set. Psst...learn which cast member has a crush on Selena Gomez. (Watch out, Bieber!)
Exclusive: The How to Rock Talk About Their Characters
his is episode #2 of our exclusive Facebook preview of the series. Please "Like" our FB page (and the episode) if you like the show and want to see more. :)
Episode 02 "The Eagle Eye Has Landed" synopsis: Raegan discovers that she has limited privacy on the ship, and that the Computer has memory problems too. — with Chad Briggs, Chris Simpson, Brad Hawkins, Eric Whitney, Alan Lefebvre, Blake Calhoun, Melanie Merkosky, Taryn O'Neill, Russ Pond and Courtney Ware.
After easily his best review of 2011 James returns with a review of Halloween 2 and the "fake Halloween" Halloween 3: Season of the Witch. Good times!
We're planning a special live conversation about cyber bullying and what we can do to #stopbullying once and for all. We'll be joined by The Trevor Project, The Kind Campaign, Do Something, GLSEN, MTV's A Thin Line Campaign, and Digitour as well as your favorite online celebrities, and we hope YOU will as well.
You can start getting involved right now via Twitter and YouTube by sharing photos and videos encouraging people to #stopbullying. It's as simple as holding up a sign that says "#stopbullying" and submitting a response to the question: What's one thing we can do to stop bullying? You can click here to upload your message.
Then, join us next Thursday, October 27th at 3:00 PM Pacific time at What's Trending Dot Com for the townhall. It's time to #stopbullying.
Stuff Phil Likes: Monday Oct 24th, 2011 (Start Here)
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Monday, October 24, 2011
By popular demand James covers the most important slasher movie ever made. John Carpenter's Halloween!
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Travis plays an all too real game of Frogger as the gang watches.
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by Paul Kontonis
-- the top 10 includes VEVO, the ever relevant Revision3, the hyper focused Machinima, and the awesome talents of Maker Studios.
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Sunday, October 23, 2011
One of Us is a situational comedic web series combining talented folks from England and America using improvisation and scripts. It was created to be the Master's Projects for two Bournemouth University Postgraduate Students : Hannah Mott, MADDFT, and Andrea Crema, MAPPE.
It talks about Dana Reid, an American girl who moves to the UK, but very soon she understands that nothing is like she expected.
21st October, 2011. The Rapture happens, as predicted earlier this year, but it’s not the fire and brimstone we’ve come to fear – it’s merely a routine earth upgrade which happens every century or so.
Season One of Raptured follows a lovelorn 30-something, Sarah Bailey, who is tricked into being in charge of the Rapture. Instead of the seamless upgrade that’s happened in the past, half the people have been left behind. It’s now Sarah’s job to make sure they make it over.
"Dinner for Six" - What's worse than your mother-in-law moving in for eternity?
Cast: John Colella, Reamy Hall, Emmy-winner Marcia Wallace (The Simpsons) Tony-winner, Rae Allen (The Sopranos), Kirsten Vangsness (Criminal Minds) & Jim Roof.
Written, directed & edited by Joe Wilson
Assistant Director: Sila Agavale
Produced by Joe Wilson & John Colella
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Come back next week for our
BlackBoxTV: Urban Legends Halloween Special
James covers the ULTIMATE monster crossover, FVJ!!!!
Oh and he reviews the remake too...
When a movie franchise tells you a movie is the FINAL film in the series, NEVER believe them...
NOW I'M PLAYING WITH POWER!!!
Because of a DNS issue with the webseriestoday.com domain it has been redirected to http://lg15today.blogspot.com until the issue is resolved.
Mobile users should bookmark http://lg15today.blogspot.com/?m=1 to get around the DNS domain issue.
::::: UPDATE: The DNS settings for the webseriestoday.com were changed. We are currently not sure why, but we will update you when we learn more.
We took a substantial hit in traffic on October 23, 2011, but hopefully people will begin to find the site via http://lg15today.blogspot.com while we try and figure out the source of the DNS issue.