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Vid-Biz: YouTube, Joost, NBC

No Live Streaming for YouTube? Sources tell SAI that despite Steve Chen’s previous comments, the company never seriously considered adding the service. From a YouTube spokesperson: “We have nothing more to share at this time.” (Silicon Alley Insider)

Joost CEO on Net Neutrality; Mike Volpi writes about building new networks to increase competition. (Joost Blog)

NBC Considering Removing Delay for Phelps’ Swim; network may show his potentially historic race live, from coast-to-coast. (TVNewser)

Siano Raises $17.5 Million; Israeli mobile TV chip maker’s third round was led by DFJ Tamir Fishman Ventures and brings the company’s total funding to $52 million. (peHUB)

ScanScout Partners with PointRoll; two companies team up to offer clients ad units with dynamic data, geo-targeting and RSS feeds. (MediaPost)

Blinkx Re-launches Video Search Portal; free service lets you find full-length videos from major broadcast networks. (Beet.TV)

G4 Puts X-Play on Xbox; video game show to get weekly version of the video game show. (Variety)