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Media Man Podcast #48 – ABFF, YouTube Goes Hollywood, Time Warner Stays Single

In this episode of the Media Man Podcast, Uzo talks about the long-term prospects for Time Warner. He also goes into how the American Black Film Festival is proving to be a motivational space for black creators. And, while seemingly saying … Continue reading

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Media Man Podcast #34 – “The Interview” & The Oscars

Uzo finally got his butt off the holiday couch and got back in the media game! Today, he talks about how “The Interview” isn’t really a digital success story, YouTube is now in a very competitive environment, and The Oscars … Continue reading

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Media Man Podcast #32 – Vessel Tries to Out-Google Google?

In this episode, Uzo talks about Vessel’s strategy to out-Google Google, Playstation Vue’s eventual defection to the Mouse and why CNE may have gotten their content strategy all wrong.     You can checkout the podcast at iTunes: Media Man Podcast … Continue reading

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Media Man Man Podcast #25: Netflix vs. HBO…Who Wins the OTT Future?

Uzo talks about Netflix’s recent subscriber surge that sent its revenue above HBO’s for the first time in its history, and he also tells you why that fact is a little misleading. The podcast then goes into the emergence of … Continue reading

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Media Man Podcast Ep. #22 – Emmys’ Ratings & Amazon Buys Twitch

Uzo covers all of the numbers you need to know from this past week’s Primetime Emmys broadcast, including ratings, winners, losers and Sofia Vergara. Uzo also talks about Shonda Rhimes dominating an entire block of primetime television on the week’s … Continue reading

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Media Man Podcast #019 – Video CPMs, Minorities in Film & Time Warner’s $80B Question

Listen to Uzo Ometu cover the falling CPMs in online video, the utter lack of response to a growing and eager Latino watching audience and the earnings call to end all earnings calls!

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Media Man Podcast Ep. #013 – Yahoo and YouTube, CNN Prime Time and The Clippers

In this episode of the Media Man Podcast, host Uzo Ometu talks about the pluses and minuses of challenging YouTube, CNN’s attempt at Prime Time television, and why Steve Ballmer has his hand in your pocket. 

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The Digital Newfronts – What did they miss?

The digital newfronts from some of the internet’s biggest players have come and gone over the past 2 weeks. Unless you’re a media junkie or in the business of buying and selling media inventory, you probably didn’t even know they … Continue reading

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Media Man Podcast Ep. #009 – Digital Newfronts, Pay TV and the FCC’s Ruling

I was gone for quite a while, but now I’m back! In fact, it’s been over 2 months. But I’m promising much more regular podcasts, posts and tweets on Media. So get a subscription to the podcast and it’s all … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts on the YouTube Music Awards

Admittedly, I’m about to do something I often tease the media for doing: commenting on something I haven’t seen. It seems blasphemous that the media would go about commenting on things they have no direct knowledge of, but it happens … Continue reading

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