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Vid-Biz: Hulu, SpongeFish, Bud Bundy

Hulu in Talks with Kangaroo; the NBC/Fox JV could partner with the UK’s version of Hulu rather than going it alone, to sidestep regulatory complications there. (C21 Media (sub. required))

SpongeFish Shuts Down; how-to site closes; had raised $2 million in March. (VentureBeat)

Bud Bundy to Star in Web Series; David Faustino from Married… With Children to star in Crackle’s upcoming Star-ving, an exaggerated take on his life. (Variety)

Level3 Expands in Asia; move expands the CDN’s presence to enable content delivery in China. (emailed release)

LIN TV Adopts Syndicaster; the technology makes broadcast content available online almost immediately after it airs. (Broadcasting & Cable)

A Roundup of Web Video Agents; TVWeek looks at the top digital dealmakers in Hollywood from ICM, CAA, Endeavor and more. (TVWeek)

Bishops: Put the Bible on iPods; a gathering of Catholic clergy say it is critical to get the Bible beyond print and pushes a shift different platforms like DVD, Internet and TV screens. (The Hollywood Reporter)