Vid-Biz: Webbys, QuickTime X, PC-TV Tuners

Watch Webby Footage; check out the five-word acceptance speeches from winners and celebs as well as the gala and red carpet. (YouTube) CNET asks: Do We Still Need the Webbys?

A Closer Look at QuickTime X in Snow Leopard; new on-screen player controls, video capture and editing among the new features in the software. (The Apple Blog)

Demand for PC-TV Tuners Drops from 2008 Levels; In-Stat says the recession, slow consumer demand and competition from online television will cause unit shipments to fall 11 percent this year. (In-Stat)

Publish iPhone-Friendly Video with Sorenson 360; viewing can be done through iPhone’s Web browser and does not require a separate app. (release)

DTV Switch Could Boost Mobile TV; companies will use freed up spectrum to broadcast television signals to handsets. (The LA Times)

Canadian Government Creates Fund for “Digital Shovels;” $200 million Canadian dollars ($178 million USD) will help build out the country’s new media infrastructure. (The Hollywood Reporter)