Vid-Biz: CBSSports, Hulu, Fairy Tale Launches Countdown to Kick-off; the show will feature news, interviews and analysis with new episodes running daily from today through Saturday. (release)

Hulu Held Up By Music Rights as Well; some episodes of shows go missing because the music used hasn’t been cleared for internet streaming. (Techdirt)

A Web Video Fairy Tale; “Once upon a time there was a sad little digital video file. She had no dress to attend the Web Browser Ball!…” (jd/adobe)

NBC Reveals ’08 Mobile Highlights; peacock says it served 1.8 million mobile streams between Sept. and Dec., 1.3 million of which were full episodes; Heroes was the most popular. (emailed release)

Apple Gets a Second CDN; in Q4 ’08 started using Limelight in addition to Akamai. (The Business of Online Video)

Mag Rack Entertainment Buys; purchase price of the VOD network that does music and documentaries not disclosed. (paidContent)

Generate to Create TV for 20th Century Fox TV; multiyear deal has the production/management company developing scripted show for broadcast and cable. (Variety)