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Online Video Companies Raise $75 Million in the Past Two Months; despite economic gloom and doom, VCs still opening their wallets to entrants in this sector. (Streaming Media) Content Added to TiVo; subscribers to the DVR service will have access to the “top-peforming” shows on blip. (Advertising Age)

YouTube “Virus” a Result of Outdated Software; an alert telling some viewers that a video contains an Actns/Swif.T virus a result of old anti-virus software mislabeling clips. (Valleywag)

Sony Internet TV Had to Get Through Comcast First; consumer electronics giant has been working with cable companies for five years to produce the next generation of Internet-delivered TV. (Bits Blog)

Kangaroo, the “UK Hulu,” Ruled Anti-Competitive; the online VOD joint venture between BBC, ITV and Channel 4 deemed to reduce competition by Britain’s anti-trust authority; company now must re-tool. (paidContent)

Yule Log is Back! iN DEMAND bringing a high-definition crackling fire to your TV through Comcast, Cox, Time Warner Cable and Bright House VOD networks. (emailed release)

Stars Sing and Dance in Prop 8 The Musical; Neil Patrick Harris, John C. Reilly and Andy Richter among the celebs in this musical with a message. (Funny or Die)