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The Grammy winner has been both on top of the world and in the depths over a breast-cancer diagnosis. She has handled it all with grace and courage—and she has learned to put life in perspective and become the person she was always destined to be.
As head of UTA Online, Jason Nadler scours for the homegrown talents who make YouTube hits and then he tracks the auteurs for potential commercial deals. In short, he's a Web starmaker.
Jason Kilar didn't set out to best YouTube. In crafting Hulu, he leveraged access to a library of premium content, stayed away from user-generated video, offered limited commercials and created a uniquely clean cinematic experience. Who's winning now?
Chad Hurley, the founder of YouTube, talks with Jod Kaftan about the competition, eReaders and the future of online video.