YuMe, one of the mosts prominent of the emerging new online video ad networks, has inked a deal with Microsoft.  Beginning this summer, MSN will employ the YuMe system to insert advertising around unsold inventory. 

According to a spokesperson for YuMe, "YuMe now represents more than 500 million streams each month and reaches more
than 68% of the total US online population (more than 120M uniques)."

We have republished an interview with YuMe CEO Jayant Kadambi.

— Andy Plesser