The music site's monthly views surged by the end of 2013, helped by programming that mimics regular TV. Stay tuned for much more this year.
YouTube viewership now sits alongside digital downloads, physical sales, and streaming, among other metrics, to determine the top songs in the land.
The foundation is AOL's network of video partnerships with the likes of ESPN and Vogue and its focus on becoming a video-ad powerhouse.
The season four premiere will be available both to HBO subscribers and those who haven't signed up for the network.
One big multichannel network on YouTube faces a suit from the National Music Publishers' Association, while the publishers' organization settles with another.
The music video site's latest half-year viewership report shows that for it to build on its area of greatest growth, Vevo's path forward follows a throwback -- a linear channel of videos programmed by humans for TVs.
Its Prime Instant Video service again will exclusively stream episodes of the CBS summer sci-fi hit just four days after they air during its second season, as it did for the first.
An ESPN survey suggests that while women do more shopping and browsing, it's the men who outspend the women during the holiday season.
With help from new and diverse technologies, people are watching television shows on a broader scale than they previously did.
The subscription-streaming service picks "The Square" as its first original film, a documentary that has Oscar buzz stemming from film festival honors, even if it tests the meaning of "Netflix Original."