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Vid-Biz: Truveo, NY Video, Bebo

Truveo Goes International; video search service launching portals in eight ex-U.S. markets, including India, Japan and the UK. (release)

New York Video Meetup Draws Big Presenters; Joost, 5min, HeyCosmo and blip.tv give talks. Read a rundown of last night’s gathering at CenterNetworks, or watch video at NY Video 2.0 on UStream.

Bebo to Launch The Gap Year; reality web show will follow six Bebo users traveling the globe for six months. (Hollywood Reporter)

Bob Dylan Holds YouTube Contest; legendary singer wants people to submit vids of themselves singing or reciting lyrics to “Like a Rolling Stone,” best performances will be edited together. (Dylan07.com)

Short Movie Puts Writers in New Careers; with a strike deadline looming, Heroes of the Writer’s Strike offers gallows humor with scribes slinging fries. ( LA Times)

Grid Networks Funded; P2P startup raises a $9.5 million Series A round from Panorama Capital. (GigaOM)