NEW YORK--Not so long ago, Web video start-up Joost was looking a lot like the Waterworld of Web 2.0.
"We had a company and a product," the company CEO Mike Volpi said here in an interview at Joost's office, a brightly lit space a few blocks from Union Square that the company moved into several months ago. "It didn't work particularly well. We needed a new company, culturally, product-wise, target market wise."
Volpi now hopes that he can steer Joost's trajectory away from something like one of those big-budget movies that tanks … Read more