Game Over for Defending Super Bowl Champion Ravens

It’s a wrap for the defending Super Bowl Champion Ravens after ending their season with a 34-17 loss to AFC North rival Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday. It is the first…

YouTube Content ID Arguments Ignore Fair Use Law

I just read the blog post of a man named Simon Linder. Mr. Linder was sharing his take on the YouTube Content ID Controversy. The YouTube Content ID Controversy is…

Bieber’s ‘Believe’ is damage control – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeIt’s hard to take this week’s announcement, conveniently timed to coincide with the release of his new movie, that Justin Bieber is retiring all that seriously. But if the…

Social Media Command Center, Social Hour At CES Las Vegas 2014

International CES is rolling out the social media red carpet like never before at CES Las Vegas 2014, January 7-10, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Zennie62.com enters its fifth straight…

Google’s Act Of Hiding Web Visitor Data From Webmaters Should Be Illegal, If Not Already

Google, for whatever reason, has decided that it’s important to keep webmasters in the dark about who is visiting their website, and why. The action should be against the law.…

Martin Bashir Resigns From MSNBC For Not Playing Sarah Palin Ball Game

Martin Bashir resigned from MSNBC because he suggested that someone crap down Sarah Palin’s mouth. While some of you think that Sarah Palin had it coming to her, what bugs…

YouTube / Google Delays YT Partner Videos In Search Results

YouTube / Google is driven by stock price maintenance perhaps more than anything else, it seems. This assertion comes after a rash of complaints by YouTube Partners – people who…

Deadline’s Nikke Finke Attacked By Blog She Created

Nikke Finke is the legendary Hollywood business blogger and creator of Deadline.com who’s broke many a story about the doings of executives in Tinsel Town over the years. Over that…

Hulu Names Fox’s Mike Hopkins As CEO: Bio

“Hulu Names Fox’s Mike Hopkins As CEO.” The news is all over the Internet about Hulu selecting the Fox Networks Group President of Distribution, Mike Hopkins, but who is he…

Higi Partners With Oakland Whole Foods Thursday: 10 AM, 4 PM

Higi, this blogger is told, is an easy, convenient and intelligent way to take control of your personal health and well-being. Higi automatically compiles your important personal health and wellness…

Polo For Lyme 2013 A Success At Menlo Polo Club

Polo For Lyme 2013, the second annual benefit of the Bay Area Lyme Foundation, was a rousing success. Held at the Menlo Polo Club, the event, held yesterday Sunday and…

Pacific Rim: Hybride Delivers VFX For Legendary, Guillermo del Toro Film

Pacific Rim is being released in DVD form on Tuesday, so this blogger elected to run a press release on Hybride’s visual effects work for the Legendary, Guillermo del Toro…

Blip.tv, er Blip Networks, Sacks CEO Kelly Day: Shortest Exec Career Since John Paul I

Blip.tv, er Blip Networks is, as of this writing, apparently rudderless and without a CEO. It was acquired by Maker Studios in early August of this year, and as of…

Social Media Jobs: 1,357 Percent Increase Since 2010

Social Media has grown from a something regarded as the plaything of 20-somethings to a real activity that can have positive or negative impacts on a company’s fiscal picture. The…

Blip.tv Acquired By Video-Blog Killers Maker Studios

Blip.tv, er Blip Networks, Sacks CEO Kelly Day: Shortest Exec Career Since John Paul I Blip.tv, the video sharing site that was created by a team lead by Mike Hudack…

Godzilla 2014 Teaser Trailer Removed From YouTube By Warner Bros; Analysis

The Godzilla 2014 Trailer leaked trailer is being removed from YouTube by Warner Bros., which (as i predicted) was filing copyright claims against any and all versions on the giant…

YouTube To Finally Allow Blocking Of The N-Word

YouTube has announced that it’s next big platform upgrade will involve the comment system, and for the first time, content creators can filter out words they don’t want used. That…

Yahoo! Hack USA Has Interesting Winners: AirLeap, Foldr, Note, Quest, FlickrPedia

Yahoo! Hack USA, which drew about 300 down to the Yahoo! Developers Group-produced event in Sunnyvale, was held last weekend, and without the controversy that plagued the TechCrunch Hackathon (where…

Google AdSense At War With Kate Upton, Cheerleaders, Blogs, And GQ

Google AdSense was once a great way to earn a little cash for the blog and YouTube content you produce. But now,Google AdSense is waging war with Kate Upton, cheerleaders,…

Zennie62Media Approved For 2014 CES Las Vegas; 5th Straight Year

Zennie62Media will return as blogger press for the 2014 2014 CES Las Vegas. It marks the 5th straight year that Zennie62Media has been approved to cover the giant consumer electronic…

YouTube Continues To Allow Violations Of Fair Use Legal Rights

YouTube is continuing to allow clear violations of the fair use legal rights of YouTube content partners. As who is just that under Zennie62, I have made videos with specific…

TechCrunch Disrupt 2013: Choister, Maxthon, Robert Scoble On Google Glass

TechCrunch Disrupt 2013 is today, and I’m already totally exhausted. Part of the reason is that I got six hours of sleep. Another reason is that there’s the usual array…

Warner Bros Tries To Spam Reddit For Getaway Movie, Gets Called Out

Alexandre Desplat Is Godzilla 2014 Composer, Says His Agent At Kraft-Engel Warner Bros, the studio this blogger just blamed for the lack of early marketing for Godzilla 2014, tried to…

YouTube Content ID System Encourages Fraudulent Claims

YouTube, of which this blogger has been a YouTube Partner since 2008, and on YouTube since 2006, has a much-vaunted video “content ID” system. The trouble is, it ignores YouTube…

Pew Die Pie YouTube’s Most Subscribed Channel. Why Is It So Hated?

Pew Die Pie. I’ve never heard of the channel until I got this press release from Maker Studios: SUPERSTAR YOUTUBE creator PEWDIEPIE NOW THE #1 MOST SUBSCRIBED CHANNEL IN THE…

Dragon*Con Breaks With Ed Kramer, Still Fetish Fest, Not Geek Fest

Nancy Collins call to boycott Dragon*Con worked. The writer did so because of many reports, all powerfully echoed in this space, about co-founder Ed Kramer, a convicted child molester who…

Comic Con 2013: More Cosplay Videos From San Diego

Comic Con 2013 has an army of thousands of cosplay folks, especially women… (Wait, you’re saying that you have more Comic Con content?). So, in an effort to get out…

Tobias Menzies In Outlander, By Starz And Sony Pictures

Here’s an interesting press release I got from the Starz PR folks. It mentions that Tobias Menzies, the star of Game of Thrones, Rome, and Casino Royale (Remember, he was…

YouTube Geek Week Features Giant Robot, Stan Lee, Thor

YouTube launched a concept called “YouTube Geek Week” on August 4th (my birthday) and running though August 10th. During YouTube Geek Week more than 100 of the top YouTube channels…

YouTube Networks Ask You To Give Up Your Google AdSense Money

Here’s why I will not join a YouTube Network for now: the one’s who’ve contact me, and it’s happened four times now, all have business models that involve me signing…

Google Chromecast With Netflix Will Disrupt Mainsteam Media, Kill Cable

Google has teamed with Netflix and Amazon to produce “Google Chromecast,” a device that this blogger says will disrupt mainstream media. And I’ll go a step further and says that…

Social Media Games: Are The Curtains Closing?

Are the curtains closing on social media games? With over 10 million active players daily, Sim Social was one of EA’s (Electronic Arts) most successful social games in 2011. Recently, EA…

Why Jason Calacanis Is Wrong About YouTube

Jason Calacanis has written what was an email turned into a blog post (“I aint’gonna work on YouTube’s farm no more”) and about his reasons why he’s not going to…

Facebook’s Instagram Has Video But It Has An Upload Problem

UPDATE: Media Ignores Facebook Instagram Upload Processing Problem Facebook’s Instagram has video, now. Is it too late to the game? Instagram, acquired by Facebook in 2011, held a press conference…

Atlanta’s 790 The Zone: Steve Gleason Prank Costs Nick Cellini, Steak Shapiro & Chris Dimino Jobs

Steak Shapiro Keeps Atlanta Eats Show On CBS Atlanta – UPDATE UPDATE: STEAK SHAPIRO ON BROOKE BALDWIN’S CNN SHOW TO APOLOGIZE FOR PRANK WQXI-AM 790 The Zone, the Atlanta Falcons…