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Thursday Morning Vid-Biz Headlines

YouTube’s New Embed Player Deployed; hover-over for related videos is very nicely done, see it in action in the Esmee Denters vid below. (blog post)

Timberlake Signs YouTube Artist; 18-year-old Dutch singer Esmee Denters, who recently covered one of his songs while he cameoed, will be the first artist on Justin Timberlake’s new label. (release)

Dovetail.tv Builds RIA; video site for indie filmmakers releases a Flex version of its site that looks and feels like an offline app. It doesn’t seem to add a ton of functionality, but it’s a more immersive experience. (site)

NBC and Its Widgets; the network announced yesterday that Clearspring will widgetize its programming. Since then we’ve been hunting for widgets in the wild, but it seems like this was a fuzzy pre-announcement. (release)

New Video Jobs Company Funded, StandoutJobs takes CDN$1.5 million to make recruiting more inspired. (alarm:clock)

CBS Brings Jericho Back, says fans who agitated online for its return will have to do some recruiting. (paidContent)