Articles for José Alvear
On2 Previews VP5
In an interview, On2 CEO Douglas McIntyre discusses the company’s latest codec, VP5, and its potential for Internet streaming and the set-top box market.
Streaming Media News Roundup
Although the newly announced CARP royalty rates garnered the most headlines this week, other big stories involved wireless streaming, online movies and some new (and big) entrants into the streaming field. Senior Editor José Alvear looks at this week’s noteworthy news.
Comparing the Royalty Rates
Streaming Media News Roundup
This week Apple demonstrated--but didn’t release--QuickTime 6. In other news, there were updated products from Virage and Telestream, plus Arbitron is offering a preview of its new Internet radio study. Senior Editor José Alvear takes a look at this week’s notable news.
Apple Demos QuickTime 6 with MPEG-4 Support
During Tuesday’s QuickTime Live conference, Apple unveiled QuickTime 6 with MPEG-4 support. But Apple held back its official release because of stringent “per hour” fees associated with the MPEG-4 license pool. Senior Editor José Alvear takes a look at the not-yet released QuickTime 6.
Streaming Media News Roundup
Internet-enabled stereo systems, new funding, new patents and a new ISMA member rounds out this week’s news. Senior Editor José Alvear reports on the major happenings in the streaming world.
Amnis Streams for the Government
Company sees increased market opportunity for video surveillance.
Globix Mulls Bankruptcy
Company cites turbulent market conditions as contributing factor.
Streaming Drives Success At Playboy.com
At Streaming Media East, Christie Hefner, chairman and CEO of Playboy, showed how streaming is driving the success at Playboy.com.
Virage Shows Gamut of Streaming Applications
At Streaming Media East on Thursday, Virage CEO and President Paul Lego showed how enterprise and media companies use streaming media.
Generic Media Unveils Live Streaming
At Streaming Media East, the transcoding and delivery company also announces a new Japanese customer and additional wireless support.
Microsoft Unveils Corona
During his keynote at Streaming Media East, Will Poole, VP at Microsoft’s Digital Media Division unveiled the newest version of its Windows Media technology, code-named "Corona". Technical Editor Bill Bernat and Senior Editor José Alvear spoke to Microsoft about Corona on Tuesday.
RealNetworks Moves to MPEG-4
RealNetworks adds support for MPEG-4 via Envivio plug-ins, as the industry moves to the upcoming streaming standard. Senior Editor José Alvear reports from Streaming Media East in New York.
DAM: Building Utility into Media (Part II)
Whether it’s baseball game footage or corporate training videos, audio and video archives can be a true asset — but only if they’re well managed. Digital asset management technologies can put your media to work for you. Senior Editor José Alvear gives us the lay of the land.
Listen.com Launches Music Subscription Service
New "Rhapsody" service lets users stream music from independent labels and beats MusicNet and PressPlay out of the gate.
RealNetworks Launches RealOne
After unveiling the RealOne subscription, player and content in June, RealNetworks launched the RealOne consumer offering on Tuesday with premium content from ABCNews, FoxSports, CNN, CBS and the unveiling of MusicNet's music subscription service. Senior Editor José Alvear looks at RealNetworks most ambitious offerings to date.
Live365 Down Due to Connectivity Problems
Over 30,000 Live365.com webcasters are down after its bandwidth provider shuts down Live365's Internet service provider on Monday.
DAM: Building Utility into Media
Whether it’s baseball game footage or corporate training videos, audio and video archives can be a true asset — but only if they’re well managed. Digital asset management technologies can put your media to work for you. Senior Editor José Alvear gives us the lay of the land.
Williams Gets Court Approval to Purchase Assets of iBEAM
Williams Communications gets intellectual property, customers and other assets for $25 million in cash.
ContentGuard Speaks Digital Rights Language
Senior Editor José Alvear delves into digital rights as the company releases XrML 2.0
Yahoo! Uses SpotLife for Video E-Mail
Service currently supports only Windows users.
Noize Play Goes for Advertainment
Series launches featuring combination of games and branding.
HotRoof Expands Line, Gets New Funding
Company releases Streamwriter Select and Streamwriter Direct and gets $825,000 in new funding.
DSMCi and Convera in Court Dispute
Asset management company DSMCi files a $15 million lawsuit against competitor Convera alleging theft of trade secrets. Senior Editor José Alvear talks to both companies.
Microsoft Unveils Producer for PowerPoint 2002
Microsoft's new streaming and presentation authoring software is available free today for PowerPoint 2002 users.
Court: AOL Must Stop Distributing AOL 6.0 Software
U.S. Court said that AOL is using PlayMedia's MP3 decoding engine without permission and must stop distributing its AOL 6.0 disks.
NaviSite Gets Key Financing
Troubled NaviSite announced on Tuesday that it had received cash from Compaq, and a retirement of debt.
Clear Channel Starts Radio Subscriptions
After trying to make money on Internet radio, Clear Channel turns offs its free streaming and makes listeners pay $6.95 a month to listen to syndicated talk shows. Senior Editor José Alvear tunes in.
Radiowave Shuts Down
Lack of advertising contributed to downfall.
ChainCast Acquires StreamAudio
Peer-to-peer streaming company acquires provider of streaming radio services for an undisclosed amount.
Network Appliance Gets RealNetworks Certification
Network Appliance's storage devices get stamp of approval from RealNetworks.
Liquid Audio Mulls Buyout Offer
Discussions deteriorate in buyout drama.
Microsoft Unveils Windows Media Player for XP
Launch party festivities include live concert by Sting.
NetRadio shuts down
Intertainer Rolls Out VOD Services
Movies on demand got a big boost Wednesday, as Intertainer debuted the first widely available broadband video on demand service, available in 35 cities in the U.S. Meanwhile, the Hollywood studios are busy readying their own VOD services to debut soon. Senior Editor José Alvear reports on the burgeoning VOD market.
NetRadio Shuts Down
After five years of streaming music programming, NetRadio fails to get funding and shut down its operations.
Inktomi Networks with CUNA Mutual
Inktomi will provide financial services company with its Media Publisher solution.
iBEAM Files for Bankruptcy; Williams Purchases iBEAM Assets for $25 Million
Ailing iBEAM files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and gets loan from Williams Communication.
New Hardware Broadens Streaming Server Market
In a big week for streaming servers, Real cut a deal with Compaq to distribute its RealSystem iQ, while SGI unveiled its Origin 300 server. The result is more choices in an already complex market for streaming server hardware. Senior Editor José Alvear takes a closer look at this changing landscape.
Yahoo! Unveils E-Learning Solution
Solution created for on-demand access for small groups or companies.
ISMA Unveils MPEG-4 Specs
The ISMA unveils MPEG-4 interoperability specifications, calling it a "blueprint" for streaming media. But critics, like Microsoft, see MPEG-4 as an incomplete solution. Senior Editor José Alvear and Associate Technical Editor Bill Bernat report on what the specification means to the industry.
RealONE: All For One
This week, RealNetworks announced its new all-in-one media player, RealONE. Senior Editor José Alvear takes a first look at the new features of RealONE.
Surgient Surges Forward
Surgient gets RealNetworks' certification for its data center streaming server.
Loudeye Acquires Activate for $4 Million
Company looks to strengthen its enterprise streaming business.
RealNetworks Unveils RealONE Platform
At the RealConference in Seattle, RealNetworks unveiled a new integrated streaming/jukebox player, re-branded its subscription service and showcased a new platform for content developers. Senior Editor José Alvear reports on RealONE and how it's heating up the media player battle.
Convera and NBA Terminate Agreement
Convera shifts business strategy from interactive services to software products.
Interactive Video Technologies Buys Digital Lava Assets
Company cites inability to secure funding as reason behind sale.
Webconferencing Companies Offer Services Amid Crisis
After the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, online collaboration and videoconferencing companies are seeing increased demand and higher stock prices. Senior Editor José Alvear finds some companies using streaming to help those affected by the tragedy.
Sonic Foundry to Acquire MediaSite
Company plans to offer single source solution for managing media.
Disney and News Corporation Announce Video on Demand Service
Companies follow in footsteps of other major movie studios.
BroadWare Helps Companies Monitor Business
After receiving $7.7 million in funding, BroadWare inks a deal to push its monitoring services to businesses looking to take their cameras online.
AOL Time Warner Joins the ISMA
The Internet Streaming Media Alliance counts AOL Time Warner, Inktomi and others as new members.
California State University Boosts Training
Playback Media signs an agreement with CSU to offer its e-Learning program to over 41,000 faculty and staff.
Autodesk Acquires Media 100's Streaming Software for $16 Million
Design resource company enters streaming media space with acquisition.
Peer-to-Peer Streaming Finds Friends
A new breed of companies is targeting the peer-to-peer distribution method to lower the costs of streaming. Can they help alleviate the economies of streaming? Senior Editor Jose Alvear reports.
Webcast Audience Over 50 Percent of Internet Users
Recent study reveals over 70 million people stream.
AtomShockwave Re-Launches Web Site, Adds New Content
Company also strikes year-long ad insertion deal.
On2 Releases Codec to Open Source
Source code will be available sometime this quarter.
WorldStream Shuts Down
Provider of enterprise streaming solutions dismisses employees last week after failing to get funding.
Sharpening Business Skills with Ninth House
San Francisco-based company announces new version of its business skills streaming system.
WebTrends Unveils New Analysis Software
Company unveils updates software that can analyze and report streaming server log files.
Court Rules Against Broadcasters
A district court ruled today that terrestrial radio stations must pay music labels extra money to stream online, while two congressmen introduced new legislation to help out webcasters.
NaviSite Cuts 25 Percent of Workforce
NaviSite says its Streaming Media Group unaffected by layoffs.
Big Brother Webcast Counts 25,000 Subscribers
Offering proves success of paid subscription services.
Videoconferencing Companies Team Up
PictureTel and First Virtual finalize alliance announced earlier this year.
Digital Pipe and enScaler Team Up For Enterprise
On the heels of Inktomi's aggressive move into the enterprise space, Digital Pipe and enScaler join forces to help manage, secure and distribute corporate content.
RealNetworks Cuts 15 Percent of Workforce
Layoffs follow disappointing second quarter results.
Ampex Shuts Down iNEXTV
Ampex shuts down its iNEXTV Internet content subsidiary, while MShow.com announces it filed for Chapter 11 reorganization.
Audible Cuts Jobs
Audible announces an almost 40% workforce reduction, including the resignation of its CEO Thomas Baxter.
Microsoft Pushes Windows Media Player Forward
Microsoft unveils a Mac OS X version of its Windows Media Player, and adds MP3 ripping and DVD playback support in its upcoming Windows XP.
Exclusive Deal for On2 and Real
RealNetworks Licenses On2's VP4 Codec
Inktomi Reaches for the Enterprise
Company acquires eScene and announces new product offerings.
Sorenson Puts the Squeeze on Mac
Company unveils new compression tool for Macintosh users.
NaviSite Scores with Wimbledon
Company reports 750,000 streams.
eYada No More
Company shuts down leaving listeners with an e-mail goodbye.
Loudeye Tunes in to Radio
Company acquires theDial; expands its presence in Internet radio.
CBS and RealNetworks Offer up Big Brother Subscriptions
Fans of the TV show must now pay to view live streams.
Live365: "We're Not Closed"
Company denies demise despite rumors.
RealNetworks Partners with Symbian
Announcement underscores the opportunities — and limitations — of the wireless streaming space, while heating up yet another potential battle between Real and Microsoft.
Yahoo! Buys Launch for $12 Million
Launch also settles its suit with Universal and looks to sell its Warped Tour concert property.
Generic Media: Expanding in Many Directions
With a new partnership with CDN Akamai for content delivery and updated multimedia solutions for handhelds, Generic is making a big push with "platform agnostic" services in a market hungry for simplification.
iBEAM Glows in Light of Financing
Company gets $30 Million from Williams Communications.
RealNetworks, Microsoft Face Off on DRM
RealNetworks’ launch of the RealSystem Media Commerce Suite is the first spark in an impending battle with Microsoft and others in the digital rights management arena. Senior Editor Jose Alvear reports from Streaming Media West.
Disney VP: “Don’t Give Up”
In his keynote at Streaming Media West 2001, Disney Internet Group Executive VP Dick Glover gave the audience a pep talk and discussed the importance of digital rights management systems.
QuickTime Goes MPEG-4
In a keynote speech at Streaming Media West, Phil Schiller, vice president of worldwide product marketing for Apple, laid out the future of the format in no uncertain terms.
Clear Channel Streams Again
After two months of taking down its radio streams, Clear Channel says it will use Hiwire’s ad insertion technology to bring all of its stations back.
Media 100 and Globix Team for the Enterprise
Two companies team to provide full solution for streaming with Cleaner Live and EarthCache content delivery system.
RealNetworks Unveils Digital Security Suite
New digital rights management software will power MusicNet's subscription service.
Vingage Releases Vingage Server 5
New version is targeted at enterprise customers.
Siemens to Sell PacketVideo Technology to Carriers
Siemens to provide systems integration with carriers around the world.
Volera Announces Velocity CDN Suite
Novell subsidiary also opens a services division to help customers.
Pulse Tunes In
Company acquires audio provider.
Roadblocks for Interactive Music
Listen drops out of RIAA lawsuit while Launch brings back a modified LaunchCast.
Music Subscriptions Heat Up
Pay-for-play is the name of the game.
Brainshark Picks up the Phone
Company unveils version 5.0 of presentation technology.
Thomson Unveils MP3 Upgrade, MP3Pro
New offering features enhanced sound quality with smaller file sizes.
Bose Knows Living Rooms
Bose and Sony are targeting home entertainment systems that feature Real's streaming.
Loudeye Providing Samples to MSN Music Service
Company makes second deal in two weeks.
Arbitron Launches New Webcast Profile Service
Survey says Net users savvy.
AudioBase Gets $5 Million
News comes on heels of record revenue numbers.
RealNetworks Partners with Cisco
Cisco will incorporate RealSystem iQ into its content
TellSoft Introduces iTalkSlides 2.0
Highlights include automatic indexing feature.
Disney Sues VideoPipeline.com over Movie Trailers
Studio seeks millions in damages.
Fantastic Acquires StarBurst from Adero
Products complementary to current offerings.
Luxxon Streams at the Staples Center
Luxxon's Mediator system will deliver wireless streaming to iPAQs at the Staples Center.
Talkway Announces Deal with AT&T WorldNet
AT&T will allow ISP subscribers access to Talkway's audio/Video e-mail functions.
RIAA Files Again
The quagmire over interactive music gets murkier.
Napster Chooses Loudeye
Napster will use Loudeye for song identification to detect copyrighted music.
MusicMatch Gets Bundling Deal with Sony
MusicMatch Jukebox software to be bundled with Sony CD-R/RW drives.
Streaming Ad Market to Reach $138 Million in 2001
Predicted to surpass other forms of online advertising.
Napster Joins MusicNet
Napster joins AOL, RealNetworks to offer downloading and streaming music.
Radical Communications Shutting Down
Hiwire also announces job cuts.
AtomShockwave Cuts Staff
Company streamlines focus.
Bertelsmann Acquires myPlay
Latest in a series of moves in the online music world.
.tv Unveils Personal Webcasting Solution
Users can stream video through a personalized .tv Web site.
GlobalMedia.com Files for Bankruptcy
Company will sell off assets.
Artesia to Acquire Marcus Technology
Deal expected to close in a few weeks.
Microsoft Releases Windows Media Updates
Additional software vendors announce support of codec.
ICDNs: Delivery into the enterprise
Back when streaming video first started catching on, many companies were compelled to try streaming over their corporate networks. But IT managers feared that streaming would clog the pipes, slowing the passage of mission-critical data. Stream-enabling a network quickly became a priority.
What Should You Look For In A CDN?
Because the total product CDNs’ supply is comprised of multiple parts and suppliers, service scope and quality can differ widely. The added-value trappings can differentiate a Ford from a Rolls Royce in the CDN world.
Brand New Infrastructure: The FedEx Model
Just like with physical goods, data must be transported from A to B. Like trucks on a highway, data usually travels the most frequented routes. But as more vehicles start cruising that highway, and as the trips become longer, packages get delayed, go astray, arrive spoiled, or don’t arrive at all.
CDNs: Fast Route to Main Street
The world of content delivery networks can confuse even a veteran to streaming, but navigating it might be necessary for the success of your streaming operation. Sr. Editor Jose Alvear and Contributor John Townley tell you how CDNs operate, how they set their prices, and why — or if — you need them.
Do You Really Need A CDN?
Comparison shopping for CDNs is crucial, as is negotiating on price once a decision has been made. But first, you’ll need to determine if you actually need — or can afford — a CDN.
Evoke Changes Name to Raindance Communications
Company on its third name.
TEN-TV Gets $5 Million in Funding
B2B video portal company gets funding from Crest Communications Holding.
Avid Expands Trilligent Line
The company is targeting the enterprise space with new Trilligent streaming systems.
Anark Launches Media Authoring Environment
Three-part system handles multiple formats.
PictureTel, FVC and CUseeMe Announce Alliance
Videoconference companies team up to integrate technologies and marketing initiatives.
iBEAM and CCBN Team for Corporate Webcasts
Companies form alliance to help customers webcast their financial presentations.
MusicMatch Unveils New Subscription Radio Service
Users get personalized radio through MusicMatch's Jukebox software.
New Companies, New Markets In Asia
In Hong Kong, at Streaming Media Asia 2001, a host of homegrown startups attempt to tap the just-emerging streaming media market.
BackWeb Goes Enterprise
Company unveils new video solution targeted at
WorldStream Gets New Enterprise Clients
New study shows one in four large businesses use streaming media.
Yahoo! Unveils Yahoo! Broadcast
WildBrain, Mondo Media and Neurotrash.com among list of partners.
Automated Encoding Battle Heats Up at NAB
New enterprise-class automated encoding releases from Anystream and Telestream, and the entrance of Media 100, point to a trend toward more economical streaming.
Companies shy away from dot-com moniker.
Inktomi Teams with F5
Inktomi's inks third OEM deal; previously partnered with HP and Compaq.
Digital Lava Partners with Network Appliance
Alliance will create streaming media enterprise solution.
Digital Fountain: Quantum Leap?
Digital Fountain unveils a new rack-mounted server that it says can change the delivery and economics of streaming.
Network Appliance Touts Enterprise CDNs
Company releases two "eCDN" packages and updated appliance and software for its streaming delivery platform.
DaimlerChrysler Chooses Amnis for Streaming Video
Amnis MPEG streaming system to be used for DaimlerChrysler's communications and training.
Bulldog and Telestream Partner for Transcoding Video
TeleStream will integrate its transcoding engine into Bulldog's digital asset management software.
Loral Cyberstar Announces Enterprise Streaming Solution
The company's new ClearStream Live service targets the corporate market.
Gotuit Snaps Up iCAST Execs
Team will help launch Gotuit's new video product.
Macromedia and Intel Team Up for 3D
Macromedia's upcoming Director 8.5 to push 3D and streaming.
HotRoof Unveils StreamWriter Publishing System
Golf Digest uses StreamWriter to deliver and publish custom golf videos.
Changes Abound at Yack
CEO and president Jeff Morris steps down; company announces more layoffs.
StreamAudio Powers Village Voice Radio
Online radio show debuts this week.
RadioFreeVirgin Allows Recording of Songs
VideoShare and Brainshark Team for Corporate Communications
Two companies combine resources to help customers distribute presentations online.
RealNetworks and Major League Baseball Announce Subscription Deal
Companies agree on a three-year deal to distribute audio and video online in a subscription format.
StickyFish Rewards Users for Consuming Streaming Media
Yet another program launches that rewards users for watching or listening to streaming media.
PSMG Changes Name to GlobalStreams; Gets $22 Million
Company gets funding from Highland Capital Partners after acquiring parent company Play Inc.
3Com Drops Kerbango
3Com cites the slowing economy for discontinuing its consumer appliances, including the Kerbango and Audrey.
First Virtual and CUseeMe Merge
Companies to combine their videoconferencing and IP video technologies.
Compaq and Inktomi Team Up for Caching Appliances
Inktomi furthers its alliance with Compaq by integrating caching and streaming support on Compaq's TaskSmart appliances.
Madge Launches Content Delivery Service
First customer, Economist.tv will use Madge.web to distribute its streaming.
Loudeye Buys OnAir Assets
Company looks to expand to online radio after purchasing assets from OnAir Streaming Networks.
AtomShockwave Officially Launches
The newly merged company gets almost $23 million in financing.
Digital Lava Cuts Jobs, Concludes Investigation
After the company finishes its internal investigation regarding sales, Digital Lava announces 22 percent job cuts.
MeasureCast Unveils Internet Radio Index
New index to detail the growth of Internet radio usage.
Media 100 Announces Cleaner Live
New software gives Media 100 a webcasting solution.
Globix Unveils Automatic Transcoding Service
New service adds "hands off" transcoding of digital files.
Streamedia Fires Chairman
Company makes sudden move to get back on track.
British Parliament Using Virage
Westminster Digital uses Virage for Parliament footage.
Virtuebroadcasting Partners for European Streaming Network
Interoute invests 12 million euros in Virtuebroadcasting to build European streaming network.
Enron and Blockbuster Terminate Relationship
Enron and Blockbuster announced Friday that they have terminated their exclusive relationship.
Grass Valley Group Goes Streaming
Broadcast veteran announces its new Aqua Internet Encoder, for encoding audio and video.
Akamai and Context Media Partner
Companies will co-market their products and services.
Nortel and PacketVideo Team Up for Wireless Streaming
PacketVideo will use Nortel's UMTS for testing its wireless streaming video solution.
Streaming to the Home
Streaming media is leaping into your living room as
SonicBlue, Microsoft and RealNetworks make deals.
Internet Broadcasting Systems Using Anystream
IBS says it will use Anystream's Agility Enterprise encoding for its local TV station partners.
eScene Upgrades Training Application
StreamLine 2.2 includes better functionality for workgroups and integration with CDNs.
Miami, Cincinnati and Houston Top Streaming Usage
A new study by Nielsen/NetRatings finds the top 20 cities consuming streaming media.
Activate Opens Network Operations Center
Activate's "Grand Central" facility opens, then gets jolted by the Seattle earthquake.
StarBak Releases Updated Streaming Appliance
New Torrent 100 1.1 increases the number of simultaneous streams.
Pinnacle Ships New StreamGenie
New version boasts faster processing capabilities.
CUseeMe Announces Enterprise Version of CUseeMe Web
New version focuses on business rather than consumers.
Blockbuster to Distribute Universal Movies over VOD
Announces additional deal with Radio Shack.
EyeWonder To Provide Technology to Shopping Channel UK
Company will license its Java-based streaming.
MidStream Gets New CEO
Edward L. Huguez, formerly of INTERVU, is appointed CEO.
BBC Gets into Streaming
The BBC is setting up a new company to take on digital media and streaming.
Media1st.com: "There is Money in Streaming"
After trying the consumer side of streaming, Media1st turned to e-learning and is finding early success.
PacketVideo Updates Wireless Streaming Platform
Wireless streaming video company unveils PVPlatform 2.0, and a new trial with mobile operator Swisscom.
Generic Media: The Next Big Thing
It may not be the top-secret "IT" device that promises to change the world, but Generic Media says its new publishing service can change the economics of streaming.
Intel Drops Out of Streaming
Intel is closing up its Intel Internet Media Services division.
CacheFlow Unveils cIQ Streaming Services
New services support live and on-demand streaming delivery.
Qualcomm Teams with MP3.com and Launch.com
Qualcomm's BREW platform will enable development of audio over cell phones.
Audible Gets $10 Million Investment from Microsoft
Audible's stock price skyrockets over 100 percent.
Nasdaq Halts Trading on Digital Lava
After postponing the release of its earnings results, the Nasdaq halts trading on Digital Lava.
Court Awards BroadcastAmerica Assets to SurferNETWORK
After filing for bankruptcy, BroadcastAmerica's radio assets are awarded to SurferNETWORK.
Clear Channel Buys Into Internet Radio
One of the largest terrestrial radio groups buys Enigma Digital, owner of GrooveRadio and KNAC.com
Digital Pipe and Activate Team Up for Enterprise Streaming
Activate to carry data over its network.
OPTX Unveils New ScreenWatch 3.0
New version of screen capture software adds support for high color and includes live webcasting.
WordWave Teams with Convera
WordWave will use Convera's Screening Room product to make it easier to search video content.
Novell Launches New Content Delivery Venture, Volera
Nortel and Accenture take minority equity positions in the new company.
CountingDown.com Launches Short Film Site
New "Fusion" site, launched in partnership with On2.com
Loudeye to Acquire DiscoverMusic
Acquisition enables Loudeye to quickly establish a lead as provider of music samples to online music retailers.
Speedera Announces Live Streaming Solution
Adds support for live streaming to its existing on-demand content delivery system.
Super Bowl, Boob Bowl — Take Your Pick
The Super Bowl marketing machine kicks in. Super Bowl XXXV will be streamed — in audio only — and will have weeklong pre-game coverage online. Or if the game isn't your cup of tea, check out all the Super Bowl commercials and the "Boob Bowl".
Jukebox Market Heats Up
Apple releases new iTunes jukebox; fuels the flames of competition.
Macromedia Acquires Allaire
Two Web design software companies merge in $360 million deal.
RealNetworks Acquires Aegisoft
Company obtains developer of secure digital media technologies in a $12 million stock deal.
Audiohighway.com Files for Chapter 11
Yet another content provider goes down for the count.
Tools of the Trade: Technology Co-Pilots Online Animation
In many respects, Macromedia's Flash has become the de facto standard for creating Web animation. And with good reason. Flash movies download quickly and are relatively easy to create.
Loudeye Cuts Jobs, Announces Preliminary Q4 Revenue
Cost cutting moves allow Loudeye to save about $3 million a year.
Evoke Restructures; Sells Webcasting Business to Digital Island
Evoke lays off 112 in restructuring itself away from streaming live events and focusing on collaboration and webconferencing.
Texas Instruments Chips To Support Real
Chipmaker announces it will support RealAudio and RealVideo in its digital signal processors.
Surgient Networks Secures $57 Million
Second round funding comes from Cisco and Enron Broadband Services.
SonicBox Changes Name, Hires New CEO
Co-founder Niko Bolas named chairman as company makes key manufacturing deals.
nCUBE Files Patent Suit Against SeaChange
Video on demand company nCUBE, claims SeaChange is violating its patent.
Mshow Regroups, Lays Off 24 percent of Workforce
Company cuts staff across the board.
Cidera Fires CEO, COO and Lays Off 130 Employees
Founder and chairman Doug Humphrey assumes CEO duties.
On2.com Cuts 40 Percent of Staff
Company restructures, eliminating 52 jobs.
Genesys Acquires Astound
The move is intended to give Genesys an advantage in the Web conferencing arena.
Intel and Excalibur Form Convera
The combination between Intel's media division and Excalibur is completed.
POPcast Unveils POPblaster Streaming Software
New software is optimized for Intel's new Pentium 4 chip.
ACTV Files Suit Against Disney
ACTV claims that Disney is violating its enhanced TV patents; Disney disagrees.
MP3.com and Warner Music Sign Video Agreement
Once rivals, the two companies now sign a marketing and video licensing deal.
Sonic Foundry Cuts 40 Percent of Workforce
Citing "holiday retail weakness" and "softening in the PC industry", Sonic Foundry adjusts business plan.
Mshow.com and Akamai in Alliance
Mshow will utilize Akamai's streaming delivery network to enhance its services.
RealNetworks Says Earnings Are Below Expectations
Citing slower technology spending, RealNetworks warns of fourth quarter earnings.
Enron and Blockbuster Launch Movies on Demand
Video on demand trial starts in Seattle, Portland and Salt Lake City.
Stan Lee Media Suspends Production Operations
Animation production company lays off most of its staff and stops operations after financing fails to close.
Shockwave.com and Atomfilms to Merge
Combined company will cut 100 jobs and be headquartered in San Francisco.
Large Radio Group Selects RealNetworks’ Ad Insertion Technology
Radio Network LmiV choses Real Broadcast Networks’ radio solution and new RealSystem iQ for 190 stations.
Codec Rivalry Spurs Development
With Microsoft’s announcement this week that it has significantly reduced the bit rate requirements for CD-quality audio, the rivalry between Real and Microsoft; to achieve the best level of compression, has once again taken center stage.
Yahoo! Unveils New Webcasting Initiative
Yahoo! targets business streaming.
PacketVideo Launches Wireless Streaming Showcase
PacketVideo grabs over 40 content companies for its new guide service.
NaviSite to Expand to London
NaviSite plans to open a network operations center in London next year.
Microsoft Announces New Level of Streaming Integration
In his keynote address at Streaming Media West, Microsoft president and CEO Steve Ballmer outlined the company’s “Digital Media Everywhere” initiative, and showed off major streaming improvements for the enterprise. A major wireless streaming deal with Japan’s NTT DoCoMo was also unveiled.
Loudeye Announces Deal With BMG To Offer Music Samples
Licensing deal is a step for Loudeye to eventually offer full music subscription services.
Digital Island and Unit.Net in Pact
The two companies team for streaming media solutions in Europe.
RealNetworks Announces Content Delivery Solution
New RealSystem iQ works with multiple delivery networks.
Microcast Files for Chapter 11
Company claims acquisition fell through.
Inktomi Announces Traffic Server 4.0
Also partners with satellite company Hughes.
Polycom Acquires Accord Networks For $339 Million
Videoconferencing provider Polycom furthers its infrastructure by purchasing voice and video company Accord.
Media 100 Ramps Up Streaming Services Business
Company adds a new center in Burbank, California to serve "Digital Hollywood" clients.
iCAST Shuts Down
Another big Web entertainment site goes dark Thursday.
Aerocast Teams with Starz Encore
New broadband streaming media company will start movie trial with Starz Encore.
President David Bullis named Loudeye CEO
Loudeye founder and CEO Martin Tobias steps down and retains his chairman position.
Stan Lee Media Secure Additional Financing
Ken Williams, president and CEO, announces funding and equity line.
RealNetworks Unveils New Services for Radio Broadcasters
Real Broadcast Network (RBN) unveils e-commerce and in-stream ad solution for radio stations.
Chyron Launches Streaming Services Division
Microsoft partners and invests $6 million in Chyron.
Vividon To Unveil Streaming Appliances
New streaming content delivery company, backed with close to $20 million in funding, emerges.
Audible.com Releases AudibleManager 3.0 Software
New software is smaller and features auto-downloading for audio content.
Windows Media Player Has More Security Flaws
Microsoft identifies and releases software
patches for security vulnerabilities in Windows Media Player 6.4 and 7.0.
Streamedia Acquires Interest in Nomad Media
Financial details not released.
CastPro.com Changes Name to Thaon Communications
Live webcasting services company also changes symbol to THAO.
StreamSearch Cuts Jobs, Turns To Syndication Business Model
Company focuses on allowing users of wireless and next generation appliances to search and play multimedia.
Evoke Co-Founder To Resign
Webconferencing company cuts 91 jobs.
GlobalMedia.com In Trouble
Radio broadcasting provider gets $1 million cash
infusion and cuts 25 percent of staff in order to survive the
next few months.
CMGI Exits Entertainment Business, Will Sell iCAST
Yet another content company is in trouble. iCAST is forced to close offices in New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles after CMGI says it will exit the entertainment business. If no buyer is found by the end of January, iCAST will be shut down.
Music Marketing with QuickTime
Premiering music exclusively on the Internet is nothing new. But as the holiday shopping season approaches, labels are finding new ways to market their music.
Broadcast America Files for Bankruptcy, Gets Acquired
BroadcastAmerica announced it has filed for Chapter 11 protection in Maine as part of its acquisition by SurferNETWORK.com.
iNEXTV Signs Video Syndication Deals
Inks Deal with Juno and EWRX for automotive, travel and other video content.
Max Internet CEO and President Resign
Amidst an avalanche of investor class action lawsuits, top company executives stepped down on Wednesday.
NetRadio Tops Arbitron's August Webcast Ratings
NetRadio gets 6 out of the top 10 spots
Quality Control: Streaming Measurement Services Show the Way
New streaming quality service offerings from Keynote, Exodus and Streamcheck promise to make it easier to determine how streams are being delivered and viewed by end-users. Keynote has developed a controversial new streaming quality scale as the basis of its rankings.
Streamedia In Turmoil: President/CEO and CFO Resign
Chairman appoints board member Henry Siegel as interim president and CEO amidst top executive and board resignations.
Microsoft and Eloquent Partner
Eloquent will use Windows Media in its line of servers and will now support all major file formats.
Sonic Foundry Starts New Services Division
The company says its
Incanta Gets $12 Million in Funding
Investors include Mosaic Venture Partners, AT&T Canada and Intel Capital.
TVHouse Provides Content to Morningstar.com
New company will provide syndicated video to news and corporate sites.
MP3.com Strikes Preliminary Deal with Music Publishers
MP3.com will pay $30 million in a three-year music licensing deal with the Harry Fox Agency; the organization representing songwriters and publishers.
Exodus Unveils Streaming Media Services
Company adds streaming media consulting, design and management to its web hosting and measurement offerings.
RealNetworks Reports Third Quarter Earnings
Ad revenues are slowing but the company's earnings are in line with Wall Street expectations.
PanAmSat to Deliver Streaming to Excite@Home
PanAmSat's NET-36 company will deliver audio and video over its satellite network.
Kasenna and Burst.com Team Up
Companies will combine technologies into a server/delivery platform.
Comedy World Gets $20.5 Million in Funding
Online entertainment site moves to radio and TV markets.
Farmclub.com Revamps Site, Adds
IDT Launching Broadband TV Network
dotTV Sells TV.TV to IDT Corporation for an undisclosed amount.
AxessPoint Acquires Starlight Networks From PictureTel
Distance learning company buys Starlight from PictureTel's 1414c subsidiary.
Kamera Signs Deal with
European webcaster partners with Endemol to create new reality show and web site.
BMG Starts Offering Digital Downloads
Music label releases more than 100 albums and singles.
TellSoft Adds Conferencing Services to iTalkSlides
Also announces that iPolitics and the U.S. House of Representatives will use iTalk services.
Popcast Makes Deal with BT
Also says it will open an office in London to target the European market.
Microsoft Streams Into Europe
Microsoft partners with European streaming companies.
Medium4.com Providing Updates on Middle East Crisis
Company is webcasting on-demand daily audio and video news feeds.
Chyron Partners with Excalibur
Companies combine software and service offerings.
Kasenna Unveils Content Distribution Platform
New video distribution architecture helps deliver the
Myplay Cuts Editorial and Marketing Jobs
The company will increase workforce in sales and business development, but cut down on original content.
Intel Opens Broadcast Center in Europe
Also announces new European streaming customers.
Eveo Filmmaker Gets a Hollywood Agent
Oliver Wolfson, director of animated short
Uses VideoShare's technology to allow sharing of videos with Excite's Bluemountain.com e-greetings.
Novell and Akamai in Content Delivery Alliance
Novell and Akamai work together to integrate technologies, but caching competitor Inktomi is forming its own broad alliance.
CanalWeb Creates UK Subsidiary
CanalWeb Teams with H2P for webcasting.
Globix Gets Equity Stake in UK-based Simplywebcast
Companies combine to provide streaming media and hosting services.
MeasureCast Teams with Interep and Katz for Online Ads
Leading ad rep companies partners with measurement firm MeasureCast
Rivercast Reselling DoTell's Streaming Services
Swedish streaming company Rivercast markets technology as
WildTangent Powers Games on Winamp Player
Winamp users can play 3D interactive games from their players.
Emblaze Gets Wireless Content from ShowMeTV
Provider of “how-to” video clips will let users access video on GEO’s Emblaze wireless solution.
Sonic Foundry & MusicMatch Unveil New Jukebox Software
Sonic Foundry plays catch up, while MusicMatch shows off customized MP3 radio stations in its new player.
EMI and Warner Call Off Music Mega-Merger
Two music labels drop merger plans after negotiating with the European Commission.
Pinnacle Partners with WorldStream Communications
The two companies will team up to deliver webcasting solution.
WordWave Debuts Searchable Streaming Media Service
There are more choices for companies looking to make their streaming audio and video searchable. WordWave and Vodium recently came out of the gates with searchable video offerings.
Film Roman Distributing Animated Shorts
Teams with BroadcastAmerica, Intertainer and Yack.com to distribute its animated content.
Wonderhorse Gets $3.1 Million
VoIP company gets funding and looks to launch soon.
Widevine Releases Secure Streaming Media Solution
Startup Widevine says its Cypher solution encrypts streaming audio and video on the fly, but competitor SecureMedia says theirs is a more complete solution.
Genesys Conferencing to Acquire Vialog for $241 Million
French conferencing company buys into web conferencing company.
Streaming21 and the Fantastic Corp. to Integrate Technologies
Companies will work together to create a streaming/distribution solution.
NetRadio's President and CEO Resigns
Longtime CEO, Ed Tomechko, resigned unexpectedly today.
Apple Stock Falls Over 50%
Slow sales means Apple will have lower than expected earnings.
NetRadio to Launch Comedy Radio Station
Teams with cable channel Comedy Central to start new Internet station.
Akamai Unveils Digital Rights Management Solution
Teams with DRM Company Reciprocal to resell services.
Musicmaker.com Cuts 30% of Staff
Custom CD maker reorganizes and cuts staff to slow burn rate.
Windows Media Player Has Security Flaw
Microsoft releases patch to fix "vulnerability" in Windows Media Player 7.
MTVi Cuts 25% of Workforce
MTVi seeks to improve inefficiencies across the entire company.
TDK and Optibase Introduce MPEG-4 Streaming Server Software
Companies partner to develop software to be used on broadband and mobile markets.
CinemaNow and FILMSpeed Make Separate Movie Deals
Companies seek to promote and stream more movies on the Internet.
Q&A with Joanna Shields, CEO of Veon
Veon, the maker of authoring software, announced its new VeonSuite product today giving content creators a new way to create and manage their interactive, broadband content.
Veon Releases VeonSuite 4.0
Brand new version of Veon's broadband software/services platform lets designers create interactive, clickable streaming video.
AudioBase Unveils E-Commerce Initiatives
Audio company powers Macys.com, Gap and other stores to make ordering easier and reduce the number of users that abandon their online shopping carts.
Artesia Gets $26 Million in Financing
Company gets investments by BEA, Enron Broadband, Vignette, Razorfish, Protege Virtual Management Solutions and Warburg Pincus Ventures.
Online Radio Gets A New Hook for Ad Revenue
Targeted audio ad insertion technology is here, which allows online radio stations to strip away their regular ads and replace them with highly targeted in-stream audio ads for web listeners. Is this the killer Web app for radio stations?
Polycom Ships ViaVideo Desktop Video Appliance
Loudeye Gets License to Encode Universal Music
Will encode 30-60 second clips from U.S. catalog.
BYOBroadcast Secures $1.5 Million in Angel Funding
ASP company gets funding and names investors to board of directors.
Vividon Enters Content Delivery Market
New company aims to help deliver video over the Internet.
Evoke to Power eBay's Live Auctions
eBay to use live audio webcasts for its fine collectibles.
Q&A with Paul Sagan, President of Akamai
Akamai's being attacked from all sides but it went on the offensive Monday when it sued Digital Island for patent infringement.
ViewCast.com Forms New Division: ViewCast.Online
Hardware company moves into the services business with its new division.
Everstream Secures $8.5 Million
Gets Knight Ridder Ventures, Gannett and Pulitzer as investors.
Pseudo Bites the Dust
The last of the great, original content sites shuts its doors on Monday--just the latest in a string of content companies to close down. Apparently Pseudo couldn't stay afloat even after a $14 million round of funding in May and a recent restructuring. Can any content company build a large audience without going out of business first?
Virgin Radio Claims July Arbitron Webcasting Crown
NetRadio and KNAC round out the top three spots.
PictureTel Reorganizes Business Lines and Shuffles Management
Lew Jaffe, President and COO, to head worldwide sales.
Digital Pipe Unveils Distance Learning Initiative
Caliber Learning Network will use Digital Pipe's solution.
iCast Streamlines, Cuts 30 Jobs
Company says it isn't in trouble, just redefining itself
Speedera Unveils Streaming Media Delivery Service
Akoo Introduces Kima Wireless Audio Device
Lets users listen to streaming audio from any radio or stereo.
WAVO Sells Satellite Delivery Division to Cidera
Cidera to pay $14.5 million in stock and cash transaction.
FullAudio Gets $15 Million in Financing
Will introduce music subscription service delivering music to hardware devices.
Savos and RadioWave.com in Wireless Partnership
Will add RadioWave.com's audio content to its music portal.
Intel and Excalibur Call New Company
Yack Calls off ChannelSeek Acquisition
In a surprising turn of events, Yack cancelled its planned acquisition of rival streaming portal ChannelSeek. Now ChannelSeek is left with a bare bones staff and is forced to look for another buyer. What's behind the failed deal?
Lycos Launches VideoCenter, Personal Video Site
Partners with ASP Videoshare for stream hosting duties.
Inetcam Introduces iVISTA 3.0 Streaming Webcam Software
Lets users stream audio and video from webcams.
Shockwave.com Lays Off Twenty
New management looks for a slimmer Shockwave.com
Brainshark Snares $14 Million
Investors in second round of funding include 3i, OneLiberty, SI Ventures, Citizens Capital, and Reach LLC
Network Appliance Buys WebManage for $75 Million
Content delivery company NetApp buys software company and unveils its new strategy.
StreamSearch Unveils Chinese and Japanese Guides
Will roll out further expansion into Asia later this year.
UltraCo Releases UltraPlayer 2.0
New MP3 player also plays video.
Vsoft Integrates Software into Broadband Set-Top System
Vsoft’s VideoClick@Home to be integrated into Stellar One's broadband video device.
More Options Ahead for Web Radio Fans
New Arbitron study indicates that 20% of Americans have listened to web radio.
Cisco Acquires PixStream for $369 Million
Networking giant Cisco buys hardware/software provider PixStream on Thursday. With its announcement Monday of its content delivery network solution, Cisco is undoubtedly betting big on its video networking efforts.
TeraNex Raises $30 million
Investors in encoding company include BancBoston, Audax Group, Crest Communications Holdings, and Time Warner.
Intel to Resell Virage's Services
Intel's Internet Media Services division teams with Virage to cross-sell each others streaming services
SealedMedia Introduces Secure Video
San Francisco-based digital rights management company offers solution for purchasing video.
TellSoft Signs Agreement With iSyndicate
Will enable iSyndicate's subscribers to use TellSoft's services to add streaming audio.
iVAST Secures $8.5 Million, Hires CEO
The Silicon Valley start-up is looking to implement MPEG-4 streaming technologies.
SBC Invests $5 Million in burst.com
SBC's venture capital company buys stock and warrants and gets a seat on the board.
Artesia Releases TEAMS 4.0 Asset Management Solution
New TEAMS 4.0 offers support for New XML-based multimedia synchronization language.
YoNewYork.com Launches Video Entertainment Site
Yo Networks unveils entertainment and city guide site.
Yack Launches Teen-centric Portal, Yacksters.com
Streaming media savvy 12 to 18-year olds get their own site guide.
POPcast Makes Streaming Deal With Microsoft
Microsoft will use POPcast's streaming publishing and hosting services for its Windows Movie Maker software.
V-SPAN Gets Undisclosed Investment from Enron
Enron will deliver V-SPAN video content over its delivery network.
Sonic Foundry Sacks 20 Employees
Company will combine Santa Monica offices to improve
GEO Interactive Opens for Business in U.S.
Java-based streaming company opens U.S. headquarters in New York
Evoke Works with Work.com
Evoke will power webconferencing tools at Excite@Home's Work.com
Soundbreak Signs Agreement With RIAA
Soundbreak.com will pay undisclosed amount of royalties to artists.
Macromedia Ships Flash 5
Includes better integration with other Macromedia products and share-able code.
VTEL Cuts 200 Jobs
Videoconferencing company reorganizes to better focus on video networking.
Avid and IBM Ship Streaming Solution
Avid's Xpress DV 1.5 to ship with IBM IntelliStation.
Inktomi, Adero and AOL Announce Content Delivery Alliance
AOL also makes investment in Adero.
New Canadian Streaming Media Portal Launches
Toronto-based Look Communications unveils Looktvi.com
Livecast and SeeItFirst.com Partner
Companies team up for streaming video from Latin Grammy Awards
Kasenna Tags Aegisoft to Encrypt Streaming Content
Companies team up to offer secure streaming on Kasenna's broadband streaming system.
WildTangent Partners with Indigo Moon for Online Games
Indigo Moon is licensing Wild Tangent’s “DirectX for the Web” technology to build premium online games.
Reliacast and Cisco Collaborate
Cisco gets Reliacast's audience management and reporting product.
Virage to Offer Searchable Video to LEXIS-NEXIS
LEXIS-NEXIS will provide its users with
Medium4.com Announces Wireless Streaming Video Plans
Starting a video inititative for
MP3.com Settles Suit with Sony Music
Sony grants MP3.com license to play music on its My.MP3.com service.
RichFX Powers NeimanMarcus.com Shopping Site
3-D Imaging company shows off a rich media shopping experience where users can browse, zoom and manipulate objects.
LiveWave Shows Off Sharks at Discovery.com
Developer of live video cams showcases streaming cams at Discovery.com's
GlobalMedia.com Streams WOR
Gets contract to stream the talk radio station and build a custom-branded player.
FastForward Networks Moves Forward
San Francisco-based FastForward Networks officially opened for business as a software provider for content delivery companies. Its aim? To help CDNs deliver the streaming goods. How? With multicast technology.
Lycos Offers Webconferencing Through Evoke
Lycos will use Evoke's offerings to add voice chat and webconferencing to its community and business sites.
Media Station Completes $15.2 Million Investment Round
Company delivers CD-ROM titles over broadband connections.
eSynch Gets $25 Million Equity Financing
UpperStream Partners with Streaming21
Companies team up to offer MPEG-based broadband streaming solutions.
Gotuit Media Gets $2.1 Million in Angel Funding
Funding led by Topol Group
iXL Spins Off Company and Forms Digital Planet
iXL Live becomes DIGITAL PLANET to cash in on streaming solutions.
Madge.web Teams with Jumpcut
Will provide services to North American and European customers.
Savos and StreamSearch In Wireless Audio Partnership
Companies will team to offer StreamSearch's database of web programming into Savos' wireless audio service.
Q&A with Umang Gupta, Chairman and CEO of Keynote
Keynote is previewing its new streaming measurement service which promises to reveal important data about what end-users are experiencing.
Smashing Pumpkins Launch Online Radio
Channel will stream Pumpkins music from the early days to current music.
SeeItWork.com Gets $15 Million in Funding
Syndication and streaming hosting provider gets first round funding from EFO Holdings to build its streaming media infrastructure.
WiredPlanet Enables Radio on Snowball.com Networks
WiredPlanet to deliver streaming music stations to Snowball's ChickClick.com
Intertainer to Deliver Streaming Through Akamai
Companies partner to deliver movies and music to broadband-connected consumers.
Microsoft Releases Solaris Version of Windows Media Player
Microsoft inches closer to a Linux version, with a new version of Windows Media Player 6.3 for Solaris
Optibase Opens Office in France
Israeli-based broadband video company opens shop in France.
VideoShare Service to be Offered with Windows Me
VideoShare's streaming service will be offered with Microsoft's Windows Movie Maker
ABCNEWS.com To Distribute Video Through ScreamingMedia
Will package audio and video content and distribute it to ScreamingMedia's customers.
Lucasfilm and Apple Renew Their Ties
Apple will use streaming Quicktime to show videos on the making of Star Wars: Episode II.
Thomson Multimedia Swallows Singingfish.com
Consumer electronics giant buys search company Singingfish.com and makes its move into the digital media and streaming industry.
Madge.web and Inktomi Form Alliance
Madge will use Inktomi products on its delivery network.
Adobe Files Suit Against Macromedia
Adobe claims that Macromedia's upcoming Flash 5 animation software copies the user interface from Adobe.
iBEAM Broadcasting Announces New Pay Per View Service
iBEAM unveils pay per view and interactive features.
iCAST Expands Internet Radio Programming
Company unveils redesign of site and new version of the iCASTER software.
Scour Boosts its Legal Team to Fight Lawsuits
The company hires litigator Fred Bartlit, Harvard law professor Arthur Miller and property rights author, Peter Toren to defend itself against the RIAA, MPAA and NMPA.
ViewCast.com Integrates RealSystem 8 Into ViewCast System
ViewCast's system to include the latest RealSystem.
Ecast Adds Eveo's Short Films To Network
Eveo teams with Ecast to allow broadcasts of video shorts on Ecast net appliances.
About.com To Allow Multimedia Searches Using StreamSearch
Users will be able to search StreamSearch's content for audio/video content and events.
Evoke Unveils Java-Based Media Player
Users can choose between RealPlayer and Evoke's new Java-based Media Player when sending Talking Email messages.
CUseeMe Networks Announces Agreement With Compaq
The company will provide IP-based voice and visual communications solutions to ISPs and ASPs in Europe, The Middle East, and Africa.
WildTangent To Syndicate Content Through iSyndicate
Redmond start-up developing
Akoo.com Partners With AltaVista
Akoo.com will give AltaVista its directory of over 4,000 radio webcasters.
Excite@Home Opens Video Editing/Sharing Site
Teams with Media100 to offer IntroDV MovieMate software for editing and encoding of movies.
On2.com Reports Net Loss of Over $7 Million in Second Quarter
Also announces the acquisition of Eight Cylinder Studios.
GlobalMedia.com Buys Magnitude Network Radio Stations for $6 Million
GlobalMedia.com gets more terrestrial radio stations that are streaming on the web, while Magnitude's sister company iCAST focuses more on web only stations.
Eyewonder Shows Off Java Streaming
Company says no player downloads are needed for watching streaming media.
NewsBoom.com Using TellSoft's Technology
New site lets celebrities record and stream comments and opinions.
Metricom and PacketVideo Partner
Companies team up to deliver content--including streaming media--over Metricom's broadband wireless network.
New Streaming Video E-Mail Service Unveiled
Digital Media Works shows off web-based video email and video greetings.
Soundbreak.com Launches Broadband and Wireless Unit
Former DirectTV dxecutive Jon Eastman joins the company to lead the charge.
AltaVista to Aggregate Content from iCAST
iCAST Purchases Shortbuzz Short Film Site
Tribune Ventures and NBC Make Investment in The FeedRoom
Tribune and NBC to Provide News Content to FeedRoom
Digital Origin Bundles Products Into Media Suite
iTurf.com Launches All-Request Radio With Live DJs
Listeners can make live requests via e-mail and chat with DJs.
WebTrends New Server Analysis Software Supports Streaming
Enterprise Suite 5.0 Supports RealNetworks, Microsoft and Apple Media Servers.
Making In-Stream Advertising a Reality. . .
Q&A with Todd Harris, CEO and President of Hitplay
RocketVox Teams with NeoInformatics
First video application to debut this fall.
Warner Bros. Teams With PacketVideo for Wireless Multimedia
Warner will use Marvin the Martian to identify PacketVideo.
Dazzle Acquires Fast Multimedia's Personal Video Division
Forms Dazzle Europe
Visiosonic Releases Updated PCDJ Broadcaster
Lets Users Broadcast Music over the Internet
iBEAM Acquires NextVenue For $375 Million
Also Posts Net Loss of Over $33 Million for Second Quarter
Evoke IPO Greeted by Yawns
Ends the Day in Positive Territory, Up Just 1/8
Judge Shuts Down Napster
Federal Judge Marilyn Hall Patel ruled against Napster last week saying that it must stop distributing copyrighted songs. Napster competitor Scour also feels the heat after a suit filed by the RIAA and the MPAA.
Madge Networks Gets $60 Million Funding
Volendam Investeringen N.V. To Make Investments Over Next Months
Audible To Start Subscription Service
Offers Multiple Tiers of Service for Audible Spoken Audio Content
RioPort Gets $31.5 Million in Second-Round Financing
Investors include S3 Inc., Vulcan Ventures and Oak Investment Partners, EMC Corp., Quantum Technology Ventures and Mitsubishi Corp.
PlaceWare Acquires Envoyglobal.com
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Myplay Launches New Music Locker Service
Supports Windows Media DRM Solution
Sonicbox Debuts Internet Radio Device
Available Now for $99
Reciprocal Offers Secure Streaming
Digital Rights System Works with Windows Media 7
Columbia Records Launches Online Radio Station
Stations Powered By MongoMusic's System
SRSWOWcast.com Launches Entertainment Site
Audio company SRS Labs gets into net entertainment Tuesday with the launch of SRSWOWcast.com. Don't they know that net entertainment is dying? Apparently, the company firmly believes its audio technology differentiates its from the competition.
Microsoft Officially Releases Windows Media 7
Unveils New Player with CD Burning Capability
SpotLife Secures $25 Million in 3rd Round Funding
Gets Investment from Aventic Partners, CMGI @Ventures, Atlas Venture, and Logitech
Napster Investors Form New File Sharing Company, AppleSoup
New Company Gets $2.5 Million Seed Round
SPACE.com Acquires Pseudo's SpaceWatch Programming & Library
Terms of the Deal Not Disclosed
ActiveSky Gets More Content Partners
Company’s Media Player Lets Handheld PCs and PDA Play Video and Animations
Angelaudio.com Launches Downloadable Music Store
Features Downloadable Music from Liquid Audio
PictureTel Gets $22 Million Investment
Says Second Quarter Financial Results will Not Meet Wall Street’s Expectations
AOL Makes Deal to Use RealNetworks Player
Says AOL Will Make a "Mulit-Platform" Media Player
StockTalkLive.com Teams With TheFirstNews.com
Will Deliver Streaming Audio Business and Financial News
TellSoft Enhances iTalkService
Adds Archiving and Pre-Event Music
EMI Chooses Liquid Audio in Download Trial
Trial to Begin Later This Month
The Knot and earthnoise.com Say “I Do”
Earthnoise Delivers Video Sharing Services for Wedding Site
NetRadio Claims Arbitron Crown for February 2000
Virgin Radio Slips to Number Three, Under Arbitron's New Methodology
Streaming21 Gets $11 Million in Funding
Eritmo.com Launches Interactive Radio
Unveiled on Brazilian Page; Other Regions to Follow
Yack.com Launches Animation Guide
Includes Classic Cartoons and Current Computer Animations
VastVideo: Video For Every Website
Q&A with Neil Braun, President of VastVideo
Polycom Tags Deutsche Telekom For Distribution in Germany
AT&T Creates Digital Media Platform
Says it Can Serve “10 Million Simultaneous Streaming Media Internet Users”; Parners with Real and Microsoft
WebTV Supports Windows Media
NetRadio Announces Alliance with Microsoft to Webcast WebTV Using Windows Media
SpinRecords.com Launches Music Subscription Service
Service Launches July 15th
ClearBand Expands in Europe and Australia
Makes Deals with The industree and Request DSL
iMove Announces Partnership With GlobalCenter
GlobalCenter to Use Akamai's Content Delivery Network to Deliver iMove's Videos
Visual Data's Subsidiary Announces New CEO
Founder Kobayashi Retires - Gustafson Succeeds Him
Epitonic.com Launches Music Storage and Sharing Service
New Blackbox Offering Lets Users Store, Share, and Play Epitonic Music
Warner Music Takes Stake in audiohighway.com
Also Gets License to Stream Warner Music Content
Eveo Launches EveoPitch
Lets Filmmakers Pitch Ideas to Movie Studio Execs
MCY.com Appoints Paul Cuthbertson as COO
Company Creates New Position
MusicBank Secures Over $20 Million
Will Stream BMG Music Using RealNetworks
FasTV Shuts Its Doors
The Internet video portal died on Friday, and all employees were fired. The probable culprit: A shaky shift to a new revenue model. But FasTV is still holding out hopes for a buyout.
Virage and Screaming Media In Syndication Deal
Will Syndicate Virage Content
Latin Music Site Dgolpe Gets $8 Million
Round Led by Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst and Liberty Media
Canadian Radio Company Chooses GlobalMedia.com
Hosts Nine Radio Stations
Preview Systems' Adds DRM to MusicMatch Jukebox
Company’s “ZipLock” Added to Jukebox System
Digital Pipe Taps Cisco Veteran as New COO
Gus A. Sanchez Named COO
iBEAM Acquires Rights Management Company for $3 Million
Acquires Server-Side Technologies for Hosting amd DRM
Virage IPO Rises 50% on First Day
Evoke and Cidera on the IPO Pipeline
On2.com COO Resigns
Randy Cohen Leaves Company; CEO Doug McIntyre Eliminates Chief Operating Officer Role
Pinnacle Acquires Avid Sports for $24 Million
Also Releases New Video Software
RealNetworks Pushes Music With BackWeb
Music Delivered to Users Via Discreet Background Downloads
Akoo.com Partners With WWW.COM
Will Add WWW Stations to its Database
HP Purchases $3 Million Worth of Downloadable Music from Emusic.com
Hewlett-Packard to Offer MP3 Music Downloads To CD-Writer Customers
RealNetworks Gives Content Programmers More Control
Updates Message Service and Lets Content Providers Showcase Content on Real.com
AENTV.COM Inks Syndication Deal With iWon.com
Will Showcase Three Shows at iWon.com
Loudeye Makes Move to Mobile Market
Looks to Encode Streaming Animation
Over Wireless Devices; Teams with ActiveSky
Yahoo! Officially Launches Yahoo! Player
Based on Windows Media Player; Plays Yahoo! Radio Stations, MP3, and CDs
Eloquent Adds Collaborative Publishing
Lets Customers Edit and Update Presentations Online
Sonic Foundry Ships Vegas Video
Offers Video and Audio Editing and Transcoding
Digisette to Develop Cassette-Like Digital Audio Player
Device Will Play in Standard Cassette Players
Yack Launches Broadband Section
Bloomberg TV to be Distributed to Yahoo! International Sites
Yahoo's UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy Sites To Gain Bloomberg Video
RealNetworks on Your Cell Phone
RealNetworks and Nokia Team Up; Will Offer RealPlayer in Mobile Phones
GTS Interactive Releases Media Server 3.1
Lets Users Remotely Control Cameras Over the Internet
TellSoft Enhances iTalkMail Technology
Adds Security Features, Better Control of Distribution Lists
MP3.com Releases Media Server for Retail Channel
Linux-based Streaming MP3 Box Can Be Housed Inside Retail Establishments; Includes Phone/Ethernet Connections
Barnes & Noble.com Launches Video Programming
BNTV Unveils Short Weekly Series on Authors and Books
Napster Steams Angry Coffee
Angry Coffee's Percolator music search tool tapped into Napster's database -- until Napster shut the door.
GlobalMedia.com Gets Big Into the Streaming Radio Biz
Q&A with Jeff Mandelbaum, president and CEO of GlobalMedia
Sony Gets Into Video Sharing
ASP Provider Vingage Provide Video Server Technology for Sony's Imagestation Site
Media 100 Unveils Pro and Amateur Editing Tools
IFinish 3.2 for Windows and EditDV and Media Cleaner for Macintosh
Aladdin Ships Mac Multi-Format Player
Offers Internet Radio Tuner, MP3, CDs and More
HMV Teams With Liquid Audio for Music Downloads
Downloadable Singles To be Offered Later This Year for $.99 to $2.99
Audible.com Unveils New Codecs for Spoken Word Content
Allows for Downloading and Streaming at Various Rates
GeoVideo Networks Announces Beta of Software
Creating Fiber Optic Network for Delivery of Video
AOL Makes Music Rights Deal with InterTrust
InterTrust to Be a Technology Provider for AOL’s Digital Rights Management
Spotlife Teams with Compaq for Personal Broadcasting
Compaq Will Include SpotLife-Enabled Video Cameras in Compaq Presario Computers
3Com to Acquire Kerbango for $80 Million
3Com Gets Kerbango Standalone Internet Radio Device
Streaming21 Launches with MP3 Server and Broadband MPEG Streaming Suite
Delivers MPEG-1 and MPEG-2 Video, MP3 Audio and Windows Media Files
k.d. lang Joins Eveo Board of Advisors
Will Help Evaluate New Artists and Videos
More Layoffs and Reorganizations: EMusic, Pseudo and Beatnik Cut Jobs
Pseudo Shifts Strategy to New Always Live Interactive Content; Drops Channel Strategy
Riffage.com Gets Boost From RealNetworks
Riffage Artists to be Promoted on Real’s Site and Players
earthnoise.com Provides Video Sharing to Asian-American Site
Powers User-Generated Content at aOnline
LAUNCH Teams With imix.com for Custom CDs and DVDs
Will Sell Custom Music CD and Music Video DVD
Excite@Home Announces Broadband Entertainment Site, Excite ClickVideo
Includes News, Short Films, Music Videos and Animation
Audible Makes Senior Management Appointments
Robert O. Kramer Joins as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Gerald D. Campbell as Vice President Operations
Vivity Secures $4.5 Million
Video Networking Provider Gets Funding From Red Rock Ventures
Akoo.com Launches Radio Akoo
Portal Shows Off Internet Radio Stations on its Site
Disney Adds Streaming Content to Redesigned Site
Adds Classic and Original Shorts To Entertainment Site
iFUSE Syndicates Content
Delivers Original Youth-Oriented Content to StreamSearch.com, Scour, ScreamingMedia and iSyndicate
PictureTel Looks For Turnaround with New President and COO
Arthur Andersen Senior Director, Lewis Jaffe, Gets Top Post
Evoke Completes Acquisition of Contigo Software
Excite@Home Adds Audio and Video to Excite Clubs
Users can Store and Share Files
Pinnacle Ships StreamGenie Webcasting System
SpotLife Teams With RealNetworks
Personal Broadcasting Site To Gain Exposure from RealNetworks
Global Crossing Offers Webcast Service
Provides Real-time and on-demand Webcast Services
iCAST Develops Open Source MP3 Codec
No More Royalties and Licenses for Compression; Project Vorbis Gets Support from Wide Range of Music Players
Enron and Savvis Team Up For Content Delivery
Gets More Bandwidth from SAVVIS
Akamai Announces Streaming Partnership Program
Makes Deals With 25 Streaming Media Services
ValueFlash.com and Medium4.com Will Launch Streaming Video Guide
Guide For Medium4.com's Programming
ShowBlast Launches Presentation Playback Site
Lets Users Store and Show Rich Media Presentations
MP3.com Pushes Music Service Provider Angle
Will Find Revenue Opportunities for Hardware and Software
Thomson Multimedia Invests in MusicMatch Again
Also Integrates MusicMatch Jukebox into Its MP3 Lineup
Loudeye Completes Acquisition of VidiPax
Acquisition of Audio and Video Media Restoration Company Adds New Capabilities to Loudeye
Offers Downloadable MP3s for Sale for Singalong Fun
Medium4.com Make Content Deal with StudioNext.com
Will Broadcast Original StudioNext.com Shows
LicenseMusic.com Launches Licensing Service Provider (LSP) Program
Will Have License-Ready Music For Online and Offline Content
Yack's Listings to be Distributed to British Telecommunications
UK Broadband Company Gets Listings Service
Globix Gets Capacity on Pan-European Network
eSynch's ChoiceCaster Plays Windows, Real and QuickTime Streams
Offers Click and Drag Access to Streaming Files
Speedera Adds Streaming Media Delivery
Service To Start in July
LAUNCH Acquires Warped Tour Concert Series
Will Promote and Market the Punk and Extreme Sports Shows
America Online Launches AOLTV
Watch out WebTV, AOL Enters Market
StreamSearch Unveils Affiliate Marketing Program
Offers Customized Marketing Solutions for Providers
iBEAM and LAUNCH.com Team Up For Delivering Music to Colleges
Companies Will Deliver LAUNCH Music for Free to Colleges
Destiny Launches MPE Secure Media Distribution System
Allows for Secure Delivery, and
Streambox Announces StreamboxTV
Will Unveil MPEG-2 Streaming
Mail1st.com Offers Broadband Video Email
Play Streaming Media Group Gets New President/CEO
Ted Briscoe from AskJeeves Joins PSMG
Lightningcast Launches Streaming Media Ad Network
Affiliates include CyberRadio.com, DiscJockey.com, eRadioLive and 2000Radio.com
Gizmoz Teams with Loud Records
Promoting and Distributing Loud's Artists with Gizmoz
PictureTel CFO Resigns, Ralph Takala Named Interim CFO
Company Looks to New CFO to Return to Profitability
inChorus.com Adds Streaming to Email
Company Offers Java-Based System
Talkway Unveils Web-based Audio/Video Services
Activate and EncodeThis! Announce Alliance
Will Provide Complementary Services to Each Other's Customers
FNTV, Financial Streaming Media Site Launches
AXE Digital Changes Name To FILMSPEED
Vianet Introduces New Wavelet Codec
Includes Features like Zooming and Auto-Sensing Bandwidth
SeeItFirst.com Announces $14 Million Financing
Investors Include NBC, Wit Soundview and Deutsch Investments
V-Span Gets $28 Million from Goldman Sachs
Portal Site to Enable Reservationless Audio/Video Conferencing
On2.com Gets $10 Million from Citigroup
Will Close Round in Several Weeks
Yack Acquires Channelseek
Channelseek CEO Tom Britt to be VP; Terms of the Deal Not Disclosed
Healthology Launches MensHealth.TV
Programming Focuses on Men's Health Issues
Edgestreme Systems Introduces Streaming Media Server
Avid Subsidiary Gets Into Streaming
Media 100 Launches Encoding and Hosting Services
Digital Lava Announces FireStream Encoding Station
Encode Multiple Formats and Rates in Real Time
Exodus Announces Streaming Media Performance Monitoring Service
Incanta Launches Broadband Video Service
Partners With CinemaNow
Virage Launches Video Application Server 2.0
Features Multiple Encoding and Bitrate Functions
Pictron Announces Solution for Searchable Video
Helps Users Manage Video Content Sites
Lariat Ships StationManager 2.0
Streaming Media Broadcast Management System Updated
Microsoft Unveils Digital Broadcast Manager System
Offers Providers Ways to Manage and Sell Digital Content
Anystream Launches Streaming Media Encoding Solution for Enterprises
Announces CNN as First Customer
Evoke Gets Into Wireless
Will Enable Mobile Webconferencing for Wireless Collaboration
Sonicbox and iBEAM Team For Internet Radio Ad Insertions
Technology Can Strip Out Ads from Traditional Radio with New Ads for Webcasting
Kasenna Releases MediaBase 4.0 for Solaris
Video Networks Inc. Says They Offer Kasenna to Their Customers
Context Media Introduces Media Management System
MeTV.com Announced as First Customer
Audio Company Octiv Gets $1.5 Million
Gets Investment from Former AMFM Group President and Others
3CX Releases UNIVO Delivery Platform
RealNetworks To Support Streaming QuickTime Files
RealNetworks Licenses Apple’s QuickTime Format
iBEAM Introduces Activecast Webcasting Platform
Allows Audio, Video and Slideshows Presentations
Singingfish.com Unveils Streaming Media Search Service
Provides Search Technology to Sites and Portals Looking
Keynote Launches Streaming Performance Service
GMV Network’s EdgeServer Completing Beta Program
BYOBroadcast.com Ramps Up Efforts
Moves Headquarters to Woburn
BMG Entertainment and MusicBank Enter Agreement
Music Site will Allows Users to Play BMG Music
POPcast Releases Live Webcasting Application
Will Preview New Technology
Prowebcast To Unveil Castivision
New Webcasting Service with Interactive Functions
OnRadio.com Sells Radio Contracts to GlobalMedia for $9 Million
GlobalMedia will buy Assignable Contracts for 212 Radio Stations from OnRadio
Implications of the Microsoft Order
The ruling against Microsoft may have serious implications for the streaming media industry.
Napster Users Willing to Pay, Says Report
Webnoize Report Finds College Students Would Pay to Swap MP3 Files
On2.com Encoding Services Supports Big Three Formats
Will Support Microsoft, Apple and RealNetworks
LOADtv Delivering Video to US West Customers
Non-Streaming Company Delivering Video Via Downloads
Akamai Goes Big with Web Conference Calls
Partners with AT&T, WorldCom, Global Crossing, and ACT Teleconferencing
iCAST Ramping Up Comedy Channel
Hires President and CEO
SoftwareWow Secures $22-Million in Funding
Will Expand Network Infrastructure and Marketing
1414C Launches Conference1-2-3 Videoconferencing Service
New Portal-based Service Allows for Multipoint Conferencing
BabyPressConference.com Raises $6.5 Million
Company Looking to Provide Webcasting Service for Expectant Parents
BrainBuzz.com Announces BuzzRadio
Job Network Site Offers Radio Show
MP3.com Relaunches MP3Radio.com
Gives Exposure to MP3.com Artists
Q&A with Tracy Wemett, Director of Internet Marketing at CUseeMe Networks
Videoconferencing software company White Pine changes its name and goes ASP to provide sites with sticky audio and video chat applications. Is this the next big thing?
samdonaldson@ABCNEWS.com Goes Daily
Live Show Starts a Five Day a Week Schedule Today
On2.com TrueMotion Compression To Go Cross Platform
Next Version of Video Compression System To Support
Microsoft, Apple and RealNetworks Says On2.com
Hispanic Television Network Launches on Yahoo! Broadcast
Hispanic Streaming Going Forward
NextAudio Launches Radio Software Using Windows Media
MyRadio Will be Cross Promoted on WindowsMedia.com
EMI Selects Liquid Audio
Liquid Audio will use Windows Media to Deliver Secure Music for EMI's Trial
MP3.com Fills Up Music Lockers of My.MP3.com Users
Distributes Free Music to 500,000 Users; Forms New Retail Licensing Division
Medium4.com to Syndicate Content with iSyndicate
iSyndicate Getting Momentum in Content Syndication Field
FVC.COM and Polycom Team Up for Desktop Video
Will Integrate FVC.COM's Click to Meet and Polycom's ViaVideo
Excite@Home Teams With Content Delivery Companies
iBEAM, Akamai and Microcast To Distribute Content Over Excite@Home's Network
Q&A with John Brier, President of BroadcastAmerica.com
Aggregator BroadcastAmerica.com claims they're the biggest webcaster around, beating rival broadcast.com. Just who is this company and what's their strategy?
Amazon.com Launches Audible.com Content
Audible's Audiobook and Other Audio Content to Be sold on Amazon.com
Eveo Signs Syndication Agreement With AtomFilms
AtomFilms will Get First Look at Eveo Content
Radio Free Virgin Launches
Virgin Group Heading Strong into Online Music, says Branson
“Bi-Directional” Streaming To Get Patent
Strictly Books Says They’re Patenting Two-Way Streaming
MusicMatch Gets Funding and Releases Mac Version
Intel Capital Makes Undisclosed Investment
RadioWallStreet.com Acquires WallStreetRadio.com
Finally Ends Marketplace Confusion; Terms Not Disclosed
New Streaming Company VastVideo Debuts
Adds Neil S. Braun as President
RealNetworks' Time to Shine: Real Conference 2000
Unveils RealSystem 8 Beta
Destiny Media Releases Streaming Video Tool
ClipStream Goes Video
WildBrain.com Gets $20 Million
Investment Led by Interfase Capital Partners
Myplay Gets $18 Million in Private Funding
Vulcan Ventures Inc. Leads Latest Round
Beatnik Gets $30 Million in Funding
Investors Include Pacific Century CyberWorks, Media 100, Sun Microsystems and MTVi
TuneTo.com Looks for World Beyond Internet
Company Looks to TuneTo in Consumer Devices, Net Appliances and Wireless Applications
Pseudo Gets $14 Million
Round Led By LVMH-Backed Media Division
Yahoo! Unveils Yahoo! Player
New Beta Software Integrates Microsoft Browser and Media Player
Go.com and Streamsearch.com in Alliance
Will Provide Go.com with Searchable Content
ReQuest Ships MP3 Home Stereo Jukebox
Box Plays Audio CDs and Also Connects to Computer
Burst.com Releases Version 2.0 of Burstware
QuickTime Enabled for Burstware Delivery
RealNetworks Launches Digital Media Suite
Combines RealPlayer, RealJukebox and RealDownload into All-in-One "Real Entertainment Center"
NetRadio.com Joins Arbitron Ratings Service
Pay for Play: Get Paid For Listening to Web Radio
Westwind Media and DesktopDollars Team Up for “Radio that Pays”
sputnik7.com Gets $7 Million in Second Round Financing
Financing Provided by RELIGHT, L.L.C. and Avalon Investments
Application Service Provider, RocketVox Gets $2 million
New Company to Concentrate on Niche Video Content (How-To, Enthusiast and Instructional)
Hartcourt Chooses StreamingAsia.com for Chinese Sports Content
Will Provide Streaming Content
Q&A with Douglas McIntyre, President and CEO of On2.com
Broadband content company turns its back on producing content and focuses on video compression and streaming technology
Victoria’s Secret Webcast Goes Smoothly
Keynote Releases Data on Webcast Throughput
Editorial: I Want My MP3s!
The day the music died...
SoftwareWow Debuts Streaming Software Service
Virage Unveils Internet Video Guide
Teams With RealNetworks
Den’s Downfall Is Not a Condemnation Of The Whole Broadband Content Space, Say Competitors
Wanna Buy Clubcastlive.com?
Austin, Texas-based Audio Webcaster Says They Need a Miracle to Stay Alive
iBEAM Remains Steady on First Day of Trading
Market Yawns at iBEAM IPO
Medium4.com Announces Narrowband Initiative
Adds More Channels to Lineup
BMI and LicenseMusic.com Collaborate
Create Music Licensing Service for Music Producers
Digital Island Announces Content Delivery Service for Videoconferencing
Delivers ISDN-Enabled Systems into Webcasts
Ligos Gets Funding and Looks at MPEG Future
MPEG Software Encoding Company Says it Can Beat Hardware Encoding
Hiwire Launches Targeted Ads Insertion for Internet Radio
Beta Tests Live Stream Ad Delivery
ClipsCom Enables Streaming Video MatchMaking
ClipsCom Works with Dating for Singles Site
Snowball.com to Deliver Original Broadband Content
Will Focus on
Richfx Acquires Blue Rock Giftmail Service
Terms Not Disclosed
Lycos Launches Lycos TV
Portal Gets into Broadband Content; Gets Acquired by Terra for $12.5 Billion
iNEXTV.com Chooses Digital Island
Online Network Selects Digital Island's Footprint Service
WebRadio.com Will Syndicate Radio to iSyndicate
Will Offer iSyndicate's 200,000 Customer Sites Internet Radio Content
Akamai Expands Online Conference Calls
Partners with CCBN.com for Audio and Video Conference Calls
College Broadband Network Zilo Networks Gets $6 Million
Financing Led by Sutter Hill Ventures and Red Coat Capital Management
TuneTo.com Finally Unveils Internet Radio
Company Offers Listener Controlled Music for Broadband Customers
Q&A with Mike Witteman, Director of Service Technology at Intel
Chipmaker Intel breaks into the streaming media industry in a big way. Is it too late to the party or can it compete against Akamai and Digital Island?
WebTV to Support Windows Media and Real
Microsoft Subsidiary WebTV Makes New Deal with RealNetworks
Intel Launches Streaming Media Services Business
Partners with Leading Companies
WebGlide Changes Name to RichFX
Company Creating Immersive E-commerce Solutions
FeedRoom Gets 60 Minutes and 20/20 Journalists
Producers Andrea Amiel of 20/20 and Mariana
Mensch of 60 Minutes Join Broadband News Channel
RealNetworks Provides Streaming Media for AOL Plus
AOL Gets Branded RealPlayer
MP3.com Voluntarily Dismantles My.MP3.com Major Label Content
Negotiations Continue with the RIAA
EMI Plans for Digital Music
Says It Will Release 100 Albums As Part Of Digital Music Trial in Windows Media Format
AtomFilms Debuts 360 Degree Immersive Movie
Partners with Be Here and Intel To Debut Movie
Sonic Foundry Releases Siren Jukebox 1.5
Adds New Animated Skins and Other Features
Akamai and EncodeThis! Form Alliance
Will Cross Promote Each Other’s Services To Their Customers
Media 100 Completes Merger With Digital Origin
Digital Origin Will Operate as a Wholly-Owned Subsidiary
AudioBase Goes Full Stream Ahead
Streaming Audio Banner Ad Company Morphs Into Audio Solutions Provider
Q&A with Andrew Fry, CEO of Lariat Software
Streaming media measurement and log analysis company looks to become a full provider of tools for the industry
On2.com Cuts Jobs, Refocuses on Technology not Content
Says it Will Refine Business on Broadband Technology Tools
C3D Launches 3D.COM Site
Company Also Starts Consulting Business
ABC News Delivers News to AudioBasket
Lets AudioBasket Users Customize Daily Audio News Reports
SightPath Releases e.Director 1.7
More Integration with Polycom's StreamStation and Virage's Video Search Tools
Earthnoise.com Gets $7.6 Million in First Round Financing
Investors Include America Online, Audax Group, Attractor Investors, and Pario Ventures
Shareyourworld Gets Undisclosed First Funding Round
Also Announces Advisors
Media 100 Makes Changes to Executive Team
Mark Housley Named President and COO, Steve Shea Appointed Chief Financial Officer
Microsoft Makes Investment in SeaChange
Will Move Windows Media to Cable and Broadcast TV Systems
New Music TV Network Wants Your Music Videos
Offers Free National Broadcast on Web and TV
Entera Introduces TeraCAST Pro Streaming Server
Also Intros TeraEDGE Streaming Cache Software
iVillage Tags Westwind Media for Online Radio Network
iVillage Launches Music Network with Live DJ
CacheFlow Delivers RealSystem Caching Appliance
Will Also Support Microsoft and Apple QuickTime
CustomDisc.com Changes Name To imix.com
Starts Making Custom DVDs
White Pine Changes Name to CUseeMe Networks
New Name Reflects the Company's Focus on Providing Solutions to B2C and B2B Markets
VTEL Unveils TurboCast 2.0
New Version of Streaming Media System Offers Chat and other New Features
Jumpcut and ImageDirect Merge
Streaming Media and Digital Image Companies Combine; Jumpcut Receives $7 Million From Atlas Venture
Salon.com Acquires Audio Site MP3Lit.com for $5 Million
Also Gets LoudBooks.com e-Commerce Site To Be Launched in Fall 2000
MP3.com Gets Music License With BMI
Will Have Access to Millions of Songs
Loudeye Adds AudioBase to Its Encoding Repertoire
AudioBase To Promote Loudeye to its Clients
Yack Unveils Sports, Movies and Music Guides
Portal Shows Off Major League Baseball Guide 2000, Online Film Guide and Internet Radio Guide
VBrick Systems Gets $9 Million in Financing
New Investors Include SpaceVest and Knickerbocker Capital
Vialog Reports First Quarter Results
Revenues Rise 21%
MediaSite Fills Two Key Positions
Appoints Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of Strategic Alliances
i-Recall Releases Streaming Media Bookmarking Software
Free Software Lets Users Bookmark and Send Audio/Video Clips
Report: Broadband Video to Grow At Double-Digit Rates
Research Firm DFC Intelligence Releases Study on Broadband Video Delivered to PCs
Sonic Foundry’s Revenues Grow in Second Quarter
Results in Line with Estimates
LAUNCH.com Debuts Music Downloads
LAUNCH.com Teams With EMusic.com and Liquid Audio For Digital Downloads
Eveo Appoints Kimberly Knoller as Vice President
Company Letting Users Show Off Music Videos and other Media
Viacom and CBS Complete Merger
New Company Rules as Top Media Company
MP3.com Launches On-Demand Music Channel
Unveils Classical Music Channel With over 3,400 Tracks for $9.99
PacketVideo Gets $16.5 Million in Financing
Provider of Streaming Software for Wireless Devices Gets Investment from TI and Time Warner
Sony Music and Universal Music to Develop Subscription-based Music Service
Companies Will Offer Music, Videos and More Across Several Platforms
Globalmedia.Com Signs $10 Million Financing Deal
Rose Glen Capital Management to Invest $10 Million
House of Blues Offers Live Music Video Download Service
$2.99 Buys Video Concert Footage
Microsoft Releases Windows Media Player 7 Beta
Unveils New Site Design for WindowsMedia.com
Yahoo! To Use TellSoft’s iTalk Phone-to-Streaming Technology
Will Use System for Yahoo! NetRoadshow Events
Listen.com Goes Video
Partners With LAUNCH, RollingStone.com, Vidnet.com and Other Music Sites
SpotLife Launches Personal Broadcasting Site
SpotLife Software Integrated into Logitech QuickCams
Digital Island and Cidera Partner
Digital Island Becomes Cidera's Preferred Service Provider
ViewCast.com Completes $4.45 Million Debt Financing
VTEL Unveils PC-based Videoconferencing System
New Galaxy Minitower System Rounds out Galaxy Line of Videoconferencing Systems
Savos Gets $2.2 Million in Angel Funding
Wireless Audio Provider Ramps Up for Launch
Javu Offers Free Online Video Editing
Web-based Service Also Allows Editing of Streaming Media Files
Intel and Excalibur to Form New Digital Media Company
Excalibur Turning Entire Company Over into New Venture with Intel’s Interactive Media Services Division
e-Media Lands $27 Million
Investors Include Summit Partners, Vulcan Ventures, Microsoft, EMC, Goldman Sachs & Winfield Capital
everstream Providing Streaming Content For NYToday.com
Streaming Audio Music and News Service On New York Times Digital Site
Video-On Announces Reservationless Audioconferencing
New Audioconferencing Service Allows Multipoint Calls
Internet Broadcasting Systems Introduces “Sweeps
USA Digital Radio Secures $41 Million in Financing
Company Developing Digital Broadcast Technology
Media.net Launches its Digital Media Production Portal
Company Combines High-Speed Network With
Digital Creation Tools
InfoLibria Integrates RealSystem G2 Into Products
MediaMall Content Delivery System Will Support Real
Streampipe.com Gets Investments from PSINet, ATC Teleports, and Young & Rubicam
Companies Team Up to Create Streaming Media Venture
MP3.com Loses Case Against Music Labels
What Next for MP3.com?
Audible Announces First Quarter Results
Revenues Increase 60%
Musicmaker.com Announces First Quarter Results
Over $3.0 Million Net Revenues
NBCi to Launch Internet Entertainment Site
New Site, NBCx, to be Targeted at Generation Y Audience
Digital Lava Reports First Quarter Results
Revenues Surpass $1 Million
PictureTel Announces First Quarter Results
Posts Loss of $23.8 Million
Avid Reports First Quarter Results
Acting CEO Leaves; Company Returns to Profitability
ViewCast.com Announces First Quarter 2000 Results
Revenues Down Slightly
Activate Join Forces with Senada.com
Q&A with Robert Meyrowitz, President and CEO of eYada.com
New York-based eYada takes radio talk shows to the Internet.
DNS Media Launches to Deliver Video Streaming Services
WSi Launches DNS Media Inc.
Reliacast Introduces Tools for Streaming Media
Manages and Measures Live Internet Broadcasting and Content Delivery
TeVeo Enables Video Sharing
Allows Users to Create Live WebCam Sites
Digital Lava Releases HotFoot for PowerPoint
Integrates With PowerPoint and Windows Media Technologies
Eveo Raises $15 Million in Second Round Financing
Mission Ventures Leads Second Round
Global Media Changes Name
Will Move from Nasdaq OTC to the Nasdaq National Market
Lycos Invests in Streambox
Lycos Korea Teams Up With Streaming Media Portal
Akamai Reports First Quarter Results
Posts Net Loss; Misses Analysts Estimates
NPR Launches Internet-Only Music Program
NPR Starts “All Songs Considered” Show
MediaBay Inks Content Deal with Wall Street Journal
Will Offer Audio Content for Secure Digital
Javu Completes First Round of Financing
Goldman, Sachs and MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Participate
Top Entertaindom.com Executives Resign
Trio Looking to Form New Company
BMG Takes Equity Stake in CustomDisc.com
Signs Licensing Agreement to Make Tracks Available For Custom Compilation CDs
Loudeye Reports First Quarter 2000 Results
Company’s First Earnings Release since Going Public Shows Net Loss
Akamai Completes Acquisition of INTERVU
MP3.com Announces First Quarter 2000 Results
Posts First Quarter Revenues of $17.5 Million
Streamedia Inks Promotion Deal with Yack.com
Streamedia Programming to be Promoted on Streaming Portal
ClickRadio Gets License by Universal Music Group
New Music Service to Launch In May
Microsoft Announces Quarterly Results
Revenues and Income Increase
eSynch Gets Two Video-On-Demand Patents
eSynch to Unveil All-in-One Player
NetRadio.com Reports First Quarter Results
Net Revenues Up 228 Percent But Losses Continue
Polycom Reports First Quarter Results
Revenues Grow 63% with a Record Net Income
Apple Reports Second Quarter Results
Revenues up 27 percent; Profits up 72 percent
1stUp.com Introduces “Webmercials”
Free ISP Provider Unveils Video Commercials
PictureTel Dropped From S&P SmallCap 600 Index
Stock Price Tumbles
Loudeye Opens Office In Santa Monica
Moves Closer To Hollywood to Cater to Movie/TV Industry
Optibase Reports First Quarter Results
Revenues Increase 25% From First Quarter Last Year
Sonic Foundry Selected by BMG as Encoding Partner
Will Encode CD Audio Library and Cover Art
PictureTel Launches Subsidiary, 1414c
Will Leverage PictureTel's eVideo Server Application
RioPort Appoints Starlight Founder James E. Long as President and CEO
Mark Thompson Named Chairman of the Board
Forget Streaming Media, Get Ready for Streaming Software
San Jose Start-up To Start Streaming Software
Q&A with Jane Beule, VP of Marketing at Eloquent
Can Eloquent Make B2B Streaming Media Sexier? Presentation/Rich Media Company Offering Companies Better Communication
Pinnacle Reports Financial Results for Third Quarter 2000
Shows Profitable Quarter, Income $0.03 a share
Entera and nCUBE Combine to Create Streaming Media System
Hardware/Software System to use Entera’s Streaming Video Server
iClips Launches Beta of Free Consumer Streaming Video Service
Users Can Send Each Other Streaming Video Messages Through Email
RealNetworks Reports Results for First Quarter
RealNetworks Reports Results for First Quarter
Inktomi Reports Second Quarter Results
Reports First Profitable Quarter; Posts $47.3 Million in Revenues
America Online Releases Third Quarter Earnings Report
Revenues Increase 47% to $1.8 Billion
Digital Island Reports Second Quarter Results
Revenues Increase 49% Over First Quarter
Digital Media Companies Launch iCanStream.com
Media100, Digital Origin, Canon and Beatnik Team Up for Digital Media Initiative
FastForward Networks Gets $30 Million Financing
Investors Include Accel Partners, AOL, Bowman Capital, Enron, Inktomi, Real Networks, and Sun Microsystems
MeTV.com Adds Content from The Online Music Channel
Will Stream Music Videos and Other Entertainment
audiohighway.com Announces 1999 Year-End Results
Liquid Audio Reports First-Quarter 2000 Results
Revenues Skyrocket and Net Losses Narrow
Mslide Changes Name to SmashCast
Announces Relationship with the San Francisco Giants
Sonic Foundry Completes Acquisition of STV
Also Makes Some Management Changes
Entertainment Boulevard Acquires Special Effects Company, Digital Muse
Terms of the Deal Not Announced
San Francisco Affiliate KRON-TV To Launch Net Programming
Forms Partnership with Play Streaming Media Group
Metallica Files Suit Against Napster
Also Names University of Southern California, Yale University, Indiana University in Suit Alleging Copyright Infringement
AntEye.com Gets Investment From MP3.com
$4 Million Financing Includes Investor Prime Ventures
On2.com Names Douglas McIntyre President and CEO
On2 Founder Dan Miller Continues as Chief Technology Officer and Board Member
William Gross Named CEO of GiveMeTalk!
Comes From Disney Company, the William Morris Agency, and Tavel/Gross Entertainment
Evoke Adds Live Exchange of Voice and Text To Online Chat Rooms
Winstar Launches Multimedia Initiative
Winstar Makes $1 Million Investment in MediaOnDemand.com
NetRadio.com Forms Alliance With Australian Webcaster
Signs Content and Marketing Agreement with DigitalOne
SeeItFirst.com Synchronizes Ads with Streaming Video
New Browser-based “GLIDE” Tool Synchronizes Ads and Other Content
Wrap-Up: Streaming at the Kagan Conference
Highlights of the Kagan Streaming Summitt in New York
Q&A with Doug Camplejohn, Founder and CEO of Myplay
If you know about My.MP3.com you should look into Myplay.com. This legal alternative to MP3.com's Beam-It service gives users anywhere access to their music collection.
Media 100 Makes Undisclosed Investment in Beatnik
Companies Also Enter into Partnership
Digital Origin Offers Free DV Editing Software
Launches New Web Site with Partners
Cidera to Deliver Streaming Media to Road Runner
Also Launches Big File Mover service for Transferring Audio/Video Files
Digital Island and iXL Partner
Will Build Interactive Streaming Media Solutions
InfoValue Releases Linux-Based Streaming Video Solution
Incanta Showcases Beta Broadband Video Service
Makes Deal with Vidnet.com For Content and Encoding Services
Excalibur Announces Screening Room 2.2
Video Content Management Product Provides Encoding, Indexing And Distribution
Loudeye Partners With Reciprocal For Secure Media Transaction
Also Announces Encoding Deal with Sony Music
Virage Announces VideoLogger 4.0
Supports Real-Time Face and Text Recognition
Akamai Makes $3.5 Million Equity Investment in Virage
Selects Virage As Provider Of Video Search Services
RealNetworks Premieres Live-Ad Insertion Solution
ABC Radio Network, Ackerley Group and Broadcast America Deploy Ad
Solutions, Increasing Advertising Reach and Revenue Opportunity
Sonicbox Releases Radio Tuner Software
Tune Into 100's of High Quality iM Band Stations
Reciprocal Partners with Sony Music for Music Downloads
Digital Rights Management Company Providing Services For Retail Downloads
Over 3,500 Radio Stations Broadcasting Over the Internet
BRS Media's Research Indicates Strong Growth in Radio Webcasting
Sonic Foundry Launches Vegas Video
Desktop Solution for Video and Audio Editing
InterPacket to Deliver Broadband Media Using RealSystem G2
InterPacket to Integrate RealSystem G2 Throughout its Satellite Broadcast
Sun Unveils Web Streaming Solution
Supports Apple QuickTime Streaming
Akamai and RealNetworks In Expanded Alliance
Will Deploy RealSystem G2 Across Network
Lightningcast Launches Webcaster Network With Cyberradio2000.com
Provider of In-Stream Targeted Audio Advertising Launches
Microsoft Unveils Screen-Capture in Windows Media
Enables Mouse Movements and Screen Images to be Capture in a Streaming Movie Format
LOADtv Launches On-Demand Video Subscription Service
Unveils MyLOADtv That Automatically Sends Videos to User’s Desktops
MP3.com Gets Controlling Stake in MP3radio.com
Buys Out Cox Interactive Media
FasTV.com to Make Associated Press Video Searchable
Includes Library of Current & Archived News
Riffage.com Gets Into Live Webcasting Services
Music Retailer Forms Riffage Live Division to Provide Webcasting for Customers
ON24 Secures $25 Million in Funding
Investors are U.S. Venture Partners, Reuters Greenhouse Fund and CNET
Lariat Releases MediaReports 2.0
New Features Plus Support for Apple QuickTime Streaming Servers
Destiny Files for Patent for Media Distribution System
MPE System Supports Audio But Plans Are to Include Other Media
Obvious Technology Selects INTERVU for Video Portal
Portal Lets Users Create VIdeo Applications
Michael Ovitz Company Invests in Play Industries
His Lynx Technology Makes “Multi-Million” Dollar Investment
MeTV.com and Engage Team For Streaming Ads
Deal Includes Banner Ads as Well
RPK SecureMedia Gets $8 Million in Financing
Infusion Comes From CB (Berkman) Capital LLC, Macrovision, Sony and Trans Cosmos
WWW.com Spins Off Encoding Company, Codec.com
Music Broadcaster Gets into the Encoding Game
Microsoft Announces Windows Media Technologies 7
Advancements to System Unveiled; System to be Released Next Month
Digital Island Integrates Streaming Services
Footprint Media Services Unveiled as Complete Suite of Services for Live and On-demand Streaming Media
Netopia Chooses ClipsCom's Streaming Technology
Will Provide Automated Streaming Video Solutions to Small Businesses
Sorenson Spins Off Four Companies
Restructures Company and Creates Four Companies To Leverage Digital Media Solutions
ImOn.comTV To Debut Webcasting Solution
Company Showcasing Station-In-A-Box at NAB
Telestream Unveils ClipExpress Video System
MPEG System to Start Shipping in May
My Personal TV.com Releases Personal Producer Software
Allows Users to Create Video Channels
Pinnacle Acquires Montage Group and Digital Editing Services
$12 Million Dollar Acquisitions Will Enable Pinnacle to Offer Sports and News Offerings
Support for Windows Media Added to MGI VideoWave Editor
Free Update Also Adds Support for MP3 Audio
MGM.com to Create Searchable Movie Library
Inks Deal with Virage to Offer Film Clips From its Modern Film Library
BMG To Sell Downloadable Music This Summer
Announces Relationships With Digital World Services, IBM, InterTrust, Liquid Audio, Microsoft and Reciprocal
Sony Takes Equity Interest in Sonic Foundry
Sonic Foundry to Handle Encoding and Webcasting for Sony
Global Media Streams ClassicMovies.com
Company Chooses Global Media as Streaming and E-commerce Partner
Vidnet to Showcase IFILM Movies
Will Present Short Films and Other Content on Vidnet.com
BroadcastTVNEWS.com Webcasts 14 More TV Stations
BroadcastTVNEWS.com Webcasts 14 More TV Stations
Inks Four-Year Deal with Nexstar
INTERVU To Enhance NetPodium Management Tools
Partnership with NewWorld Commerce Will Enable Better Registration and Attendance Tools
Panagram.com Unveils Free Audio Broadcasting Service
Also Provides Pay Audio Streaming Services
MP3.com Sends Music via E-mail
New “Music Messenger” Service Delivers Songs to Fans via E-Mail
Presenter.com Announces iPresentation
Offers Live and On-Demand Internet Presentations
POPcast Nabs More Licensees of Personal Broadcasting Service
Customers Include TOKYOPOP, Digitainment, WebDanceComedy and
Apple's QuickTime TV Gets 10 New Music and Video Channels
Apple Also Unveils Darwin 1.0 Open Source
LAUNCH.com Integrates Music Videos Into LAUNCHcast Music Service
Instead of Music, Users Can Watch Their Own Personal Video Channel
Scour Launches Napster-Type Application, Scour Exchange
Users Can Share MP3s as well as Video Files
AOL Launching High Speed Service with Streaming
AOL Plus Offering Full-Motion Video, Streaming Audio and Other
Multimedia Content for Broadband Users
Q&A with Dale Gantous, President and CEO of SofTV.net
Hungry Canadian company offers an easy way to create rich-media broadband and e-commerce streaming video sites
Editorial: Net Entertainment -- Fact or Fallacy?
Eveo Launches Consumer Video Site
Allows Consumers to Create and Share their Short Videos and Get Paid for Each Viewing
iMagicTV and Sun Deliver Broadband TV
Software Maker Inks Agreement With Sun
SeeItFirst.com Compatible with both Windows Media and RealPlayer
Technology Allows Users to Take High Quality Still Images from Streaming Video
Avid Announces ePublisher Streaming Media Publishing Tool
Will Unveil Software for Creating/Editing/Publishing Streaming Media
ViewCast.com Reorganizes Sales Division
Divisions To Focus on North America and International Markets
AntEye.com Launches Community-Driven Studio For Web Content
Will Also Seek to Distribute Films to Television and Film Markets
FreeDSL Roll Outs in Five Markets
Advertising-Based Service Allows Company to Gives 144Kbps Connetions for Free
EMI Music Makes Deals for Digital Music
Teams with On-Line Entertainment Network to Start Pay-Per-Listen Service and Live Concert Webcasts
Vsoft’s VideoClick Adds Java Support
Supports Java Applets and Other Java Components
Akoo.com Launches Internet Entertainment Network
Unveils Scheduling Software and Search Engine
Contigo and Evoke To Merge
Terms of the Deal Not Announced
RadioFreeCash Launches Pay-To-Listen Service
New Site Lets You Listen to Internet Radio and Get Paid; Partners with theglobe.com
DemandVideo Gets $15 Million in Second-Round Funding
Receives Investment from ComVentures and Chase Capital Partners; Ads New Board Members
MP3.com Makes Undisclosed Investment in PacketVideo
Is Wireless Delivery of Music in MP3.com's Future?
Pinnacle Systems Acquires Puffin Designs for $13 Million
Hardware Company Nabs Visual Effects Software Company in Stock Deal
Myplay To Be Integrated With Winamp and Spinner
MyPlay Makes Deals with AOL
Digital Lava Adds Audio to PowerPoint Presentations
Shows Off Beta of HotFoot for PowerPoint, for Adding Audio to Presentations
Dilbert Gets into Streaming
VideoShare Names Scott Adams to Board of Advisors
audiohighway.com's Launches “AmpliFire” Network
Will Deliver Free Streaming Audiohighway.com Content to Partner Sites
Evoke Hires New CFO
Terry Kawaja Named Executive Vice President and CFO
Cidera Expands to Latin Market
Hires Carlos Aguilar as Managing Director for Latin America
RealNetworks Unveils RealPresenter G2 Tool
Launches RealPresenter G2 “Speaker Series” Featuring Presentations by Top Net Executives
Cisco Acquiring SightPath for $800 Million
Networking Giant Nabs Young Content Delivery Company
WAVO and Virgin Entertainment Launch virginjamcast.com
New Multicast Music Service Delivers Music To Customers
EnhancedAudio.com Announces Enhancement of Digital Audio
New Technology Improves Quality of Audio
Lucent Technologies Launches Broadband Video Venture
Unveils Geovideo Networks with
burst.com Launches Media Hosting Service
Offers Customers Audio/Video Hosting
Loudeye Opens London Office
Branches Out to Target European Customers
ON24 Provides Content Through Road Runner's Service
ON24's Audio and Video News and Analysis to be Featured on Road Runner Financial Channel
Digital Entertainment Network Partners With Click2Asia.com
Will Provide Asian-targeted Show
ClipsCom Unveils Streaming Video Service & Software
Allows Consumers and Businesses to Stream and Host Videos
Q&A with Scott Ryan, CEO of Incanta
Content Delivery Company Launches Internet Radio Service for Broadband Users; Will Deliver Streaming Audio/Video Content to Local ISPs
Henninger Provides Encoding Services to Centerseat
Will Encode and Clean Up Film and TV Video Archive for New Entertainment Site
B2Bvideo.com To Launch a Broadband Business-to-Business Video Network
Raises $5.5 Million in First Round of Funding
Pinnacle Systems Announces StreamFactory Encoding System
Also Unveils Updated StreamGenie Streaming Media System
RealNetworks Announces Foreign Language Editions of RealPlayer and RealJukebox
French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Korean, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese Editions Available
Channelseek Premieres Printed
New Magazine Provides Guide to Internet Audio and Video Events
MediaSite Introduces Searchable Video Solution
Unveils Publisher Suite 4.0
RealNetworks Partners with FastForward for Media Delivery
New Company, FastForward Networks, Gets First Customer
Piranha Announces Video Streaming Product
Will Unveil “Piranha Stream” System Next Month
Entera Names New CFO and COO
Sydney McIntosh Joins Company as CFO and COO
RealNetworks Offers Computer Games
Real.com Games Launches to Allow Users to Download Games
ON24 Partners with TheStreet.com
To Co-Produce Original Streaming Content For More than 450 Financial Sites
Listen.com Raises $70 Million in Financing Round
Attractor Ventures Leads Investment in Digital Music Company
Optivision Completes Financing Round
Intel and Optivision File Joint Patent Application
Microsoft Unveils Windows Media Player 7
New Player Integrates Streaming and Downloading and Adds Visualization and "Skins" Support
New Music Company VisioSonic Gets $4 Million
Private Placement Gives Music Software Company Room to Grow
Destiny Media to Spin Off ClipStream & BannerStream
Will Form Wholly Owned Subsidiary to Handle Audio Technologies
DEN.net Teams with Road Runner, Hollywood.com and Scour
Enters into Cross Promotion and Content Deals
Cidera Raises $36 Million; Hires New CEO
Richard J. Hanna, formerly President of Teligent, Appointed Chief Executive Officer
MSHOW.com Adds Video to Live Events
Incorporates Video to Voice, Data into Web Conferencing Solution
INTERVU Announces Agreement With MCI WorldCom
Will Provide MCI WorldCom with Streaming Conferences
WebRadio.com Signs Agreement With Westwood One Radio Network
Westwood Takes 6% Stake in WebRadio
Digital Lava Appoints Bob Greene Chairman of the Board
CEO Also Appointed Chairman
BigStar to Expand Broadband Content
Announces Content Deals with Wirebreak.com,
IFILM.com, reelshort.com, MovieFlix.com and InsideReel.com
Hitplay Previews Its Entertainment Network
Allows Sneak Peek at Audio/Video Content
WiredPlanet.com and Epitonic.com Create Streaming Station & Player
Will Take Epitonic's Music Content and Turn it into a Branded Station with its own Player
Beatnik Files For Initial Public Offering
Interactive Music Company Gets Set to Go Public
Arbitron Releases December Webcast Ratings
Overall Audience Down from November
Global Media Launches AccuWeather Channel
Creates Player Application for AccuWeather
myCaster Software Now Offered on Scour.com
Will Showcase User-created Radio Stations on Scour.com as well as myCaster.com
iBEAM Acquires Webcasts.com
Terms Not Disclosed; iBEAM Gains Ability to Provide Live Webcasting Solutions
Media 100 Reports First Quarter Results
Streaming Media Business Grows Over 400%
Popcast Releases Popcaster V2.1 Beta Software
Software Enables Capture and Conversion of Streaming Media Files
AudioBase Appoints New President and COO
Alan H. Nichols, Jr. Hired to Lead Audio Solutions Provider
MediaBay Completes Follow-on Stock Offering
Offers 3,650,000 Shares At $9.00 A Share
QSound Acquires StreamMagic for $100 Million
Combines Audio Software and Streaming Media Provider
Q&A with Don Katz, Founder and Chairman of Audible
Live365.com to Open Net Music Store
Signs Agreement with Valley Media to Create Live365.com Store for Selling CDs and Cassettes
audiohighway.com Makes Deals with RealNetworks and Yahoo!
Begins Campaigns to Advertise on Real.com and Yahoo!
Virage Opens U.K. Office
Former Cap Gemini Broadcast Veteran Paul Newton to Lead Operations
Digital Island Jumps into Live Streaming Events
Gets Deals With 21 Companies for Webcasting Services
Demic.com Entertainment Network Premieres
Three Shows Unveiled at Launch
Adero Acquires StarBurst Software
Content Delivery Providers Combine; Terms of the Deal Not Released
e-News Chooses Activate.net Canada as Streaming Media Provider
Investor Relations Company Teams with Canadian Subsidiary of Activate.net
shockwave.com Launches Music Initiatives
Adds Interactive Music Offerings with Beatnik and an Internet Radio Station with SonicNet.com
NextVenue Completes $30 Million Financing
Investors Include Goldman Sachs, Merrill
Lynch, Microsoft, Morgan Stanley, NBC and Primedia
RealNetworks: “RealJukebox is First Universal Digital Music System”
RealNetworks Plays Downs Licensing of Windows Media Audio
Centerseat Launches As Entertainment Network
New Network Features Wide Assortment of Shows in a Variety of Genres
Loudeye IPO Hits the Market
Shares Double in First Full Day of Trading
Yahoo! Adds Virage's Campaign 2000 Video Searching
Allows Users to Search and View Campaign Coverage
PacketVideo Files for Initial Public Offering
Teams Up with NEC to Create Videophones
Dan Aykroyd and Jim Belushi Join Hitplay.com
Aykroyd Joins Hitplay’s Board of Directors; Belushi to Serve as Creative Artist and on Hitplay's Board of Advisors
ON24 Uses Network Appliance Servers
Uses NetApp Server for Audio and Video Content
Toshiba Integrates its New Digital Music Player With Liquid Audio
Just Launched Player in Japan will support MP3 and Liquid Audio Music
eYada.com Secures $25 Million Investment
Gets Investments from Chase Capital Partners, Time Warner, Boston Millennia Partners and Credit Suisse First Boston
APBnews.com Establishes Broadband Division
Will Expand Audio and Video Content
Pseudo Unveils BizTech2000 Business News Network
Features a Live Daily Show
CinemaNow Inks Deal With Vidnet.com
Trimark Pictures Affiliate Will Bring Feature Films to Vidnet’s Site
LaMusica.com to be Showcased on WindowsMedia.com
Latin Music Site will Encode Music in Windows Media Format
Obvious Technology Unveils Video Portal Suite
Allows Managing and Controls of Streaming Video
Waves Releases MaxxStream Hardware/Software Audio Encoder
Supports Both Real and Microsoft Audio
Reliacast Debuts as Content Management Company
Raises $8.2 Million in Second Round of Funding
RealNetworks Licenses Microsoft's Windows Media Audio Technology
RealNetworks Will Support Windows Media Audio
Q&A With William Craig, President and CEO of iCraveTV
RealNetworks to Distribute Net2Phone Telephony Software
Will Bundle Net2Phone’s Telephony Software with its RealPlayer Software; RealNetworks Also Releases RealPlayer Software for Mac and Unix
Ezenia! Appoints Vice President of Worldwide Sales, Steven Chomicz
New VP will Manage Sales Activities
On2.com Acquires Content Provider, QuickBand Networks
On2.com Gains New Content for its Fledgling Broadband Entertainment Network
Yahoo! Unveils Live Financial News Network
Yahoo! Partners with MarketWatch, TheStreet.com, Forbes.com and Business Week; Streams Eight Hours of Financial News and Analysis a Day
PictureTel to Spinoff Its Streaming Media Division, StarLight
StarLight to Keep its Streaming Media Products and eVideo Application Server
RioPort Unveils Audio Manager Software
New Audio Manager 3.0 Plays Streamed or Downloaded Tracks in Multiple Formats
Digital Origin Announces EditDV 2.0 for Macintosh
Exports Movies to QuickTime
Epitonic.com Provides Music for Yahoo! Music and WindowsMedia.com
Will Provide Artist Information and Music Content
Sony Pictures Entertainment Creates Digital Media Unit
Sony Creates Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment to House CGI, Movie and Broadband Initiatives
MpegTV Announces PocketTV, MPEG Video Player for Palm-size PCs
Free Player Lets Users Watch MPEG Movies on Handheld PCs
CMGI Announces Second Quarter Results
Operating Revenues Grow 294% Over Prior Year Second Quarter
Microsoft Invests in SRS Labs
Companies Sign Technology and Marketing Deal
AudioBase Adds VoiceBack Technology
Allows Content Creators to Use the Telephone for Creating Streaming Files
Digital Lava Elects Michael Wheeler to Its Board of Directors
Appoints Veteran of CNBC/Dow Jones Business Video
FilmSpeed Announces Syndication Model for
Streaming Movie Trailers
FILMSPEED, ShowBIZ Data and Microsoft Combine to Allow Sites to Carry Movie Trailers
Warner Bros. Takes Undisclosed Stake in Sonic Foundry
Sonic Foundry Completes $18.5 Million In Private Financing
Optibase Announces Follow-on Public Offering
Prices Stock Offering at $37 Per Share
TellSoft Announces Release of the iTalk Server 3.0
GetMedia Adds VPs and CFO to Executive Team
Joe Cariffe,Senior Vice President, Sales and Business Development; John Haag, Chief Financial Officer; Rob Smith, Vice President, Engineering
Digital Media Online Announces $14 Million Investment
Community Site Gets Financing From PRIMEDIA's IndustryClick
Excalibur Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings and Year-End Financial Results
Yearly Revenues Up; Net Losses Decrease
Cidera To Support RealNetworks
Announces Support for RealServer 7 and RealNetworks G2 Content
iBEAM To Broadcast AOL’s Streaming Media
iBEAM to Deploy its Streaming Media Distribution Network for AOL Users
Loudeye Adds Excalibur’s Screening Room to Its Portfolio
Will Use Excalibur to Provide Video Content Management
Kanakaris Appoints Patrick McKenna to Board of Directors
Appoints Windows Media Pro to Help Foster Growth
Loudeye Creates Talk Radio Creation Software for GiveMeTalk!
Develops GiveMeTalk! Home Studio to Allow Users to Create Online Radio Shows
Soundbreak.com Raises $19 Million in Equity Financing
Investors Not Disclosed
POPcast Gains Another Licensee, Click2asia.com
Personal Broadcaster Gets Licensee in Asia
ARTISTdirect Acquires Mjuice.com
Financial Terms of The Deal Not Disclosed
Flynote.com Unveils Largest Online Music Storage Site
Offers Users 1MB of Music Storage
Bigstar.com and IFILM Announce Agreement
IFILM to Provide Short-Form Films on
SkyStream Networks Unveils Media Router for Content Delivery Systems
Announces Availability of the SkyStream 2000 Edge Media Router
VTEL Appoints New Board Chairman and Chief Financial Officer
Richard N. Snyder Appointed to Chair, Mark E. Lang, Named vice president and CFO
iCAST Launches; AOL Blocks iCAST Instant Messaging Functions
The Instant Messaging Wars Take Another Turn
ShareYourWorld and Make Money from Your Home Videos
New Company Launching "Digital Talent Agency"
Q&A with Andrew Stehling, eVideo Government Sales at PictureTel
Loudeye Announces Digital Media Applications Platform
Will Allow Customers to Utilize its Media Applications
Terran Ships Media Cleaner EZ with Entera TeraCAST Server
Enables Users to Encode Streaming Media Files and Work with Entera’s Server
Sonicbox Adds Another Internet Radio Provider
Makes Deal with Enigma Digital’s KNAC.com channel
FreeDiskSpace.com Provides 300MB Storage for MP3 Users
Allows Storage of MP3 With Right Click Access
Media and Broadcast Groups Establish iBlast Broadband Distribution Network
iBlast Networks To Use Dedicated Portion of Digital Spectrum to Deliver Free Broadband Services
WiredPlanet.com Announces Record Label Music Stations
Lets Record Labels Create Customized Streaming
iBEAM Makes Deal With DSL Provider, New Edge Networks
iBEAM to Deploy Its Streaming Content Service on DSL Provider’s Network
iCAST Chooses INTERVU for Content Delivery
INTERVU Will Host and Deliver Over 1 Million 30-Second Music Clips
ASCAP Joins LAUNCH.com’s Online Music Group
LAUNCH Also Obtains Performing Rights License from ASCAP
RadioWave.com Secures $20.5 Million in Financing
Investors Include FBR Technology Venture Partners, Intel, and Warburg, Pincus Equity Partners
Zatso Hires Affiliate Relations Director
Bill Carey, Former WCBS-TV News Director, Joins as Affiliate Relations Director; Opens NY Office
Canopus Launches EZDV Video Editing Package
Connects to DV Cameras Through a IEEE-1394 FireWire Port
MP3.com Forms Music Service Provider (MSP) Group
Will Provide Music Services to Developers and Partner Web Sites
Report Says Adobe Tops List of Digital Video Software Sales
Adobe Premiere and After Effects Hold Top Spots
StreamSearch.com Completes $20 Million Third Round of Funding
Investors Include Rare Medium, Brentwood, Putnam, and SAC Capital
Liquid Audio Starts Using Windows Media
Will Distribute Music From Dreamworks Records
MusicMatch Releases Jukebox 5.0
Secures $16.6 Million in Second Equity Round
SOUNDSBIG.com Music Site Expands Streaming Content
ReLaunches Web Site, Adds the SOUNDBIG Broadcast Network
Internet Business Radio Station, The IT Radio Network, Launches
New Business Site Provides Interviews with Executives
Polycom and VTEL Announce Agreement on Videoconferencing Patents
VTEL Agrees To Settles Lawsuit Against Former Employees
MSHOW.com Secures $26 Million Financing
Round Led by Knowledge Universe and Sepulveda Capital
Shareholders File Class Action Lawsuit Against Musicmaker.com
On2.com Expands Albany Area Office
Expands Developer Tools Division
INTERVU Makes Conferencing Deals
Partners With Global Crossing and ACT Teleconferencing
EMI Grants Vidnet.com Music Video License
Vidnet to Host Music Videos and Movie Clips on Akoo.com
Digital Media On Demand Launches
Lands First Agreement With Lycos; Adds New Member to Board of Directors
Destiny Introduces New Secure Music Format
MPE Format Combines Graphics, Text and E-commerce with Secure MP3 Audio
Madge.web and Engage to Offer Streamed Advertising Service
European Streaming Media Network Makes Deal with CMGI's Engage
AOL Blocks iCASTER's IM Functionality
Eight Companies Present Letter to Congress About AOL's Blocking
Sonic Solutions Introduces Streaming DVD
Combines DVD with Streaming Video in its DVD Editing Software
Lightningcast Secures $4.7 Million Financing
First Round Investors Include Redleaf Group and Birchmere Ventures
Microsoft Launches Music Video Guide on WindowsMedia.com
LAUNCH.com and VidNet to Showcase Their Music Video Libraries
APBnews.com Expands Webcasting Live Police Scanners
Will Now Webcast From 27 U.S. Cities
Emergent Jumpstarts Video Service Provider Segment
Application Service Provider and Citrix Consultant Starts Streaming Video Services
fromUSAlive.com Unveils its Internet Broadcasting Network
Targets Shows for Teens and Adults, Ranging from Music, Books, Arts and More
Evoke Appoints CEO of Work.com to Board of Directors
Don Hutchison Joins Evoke (Formerly Vstream)
PayForView.com To Launch in April
Partners with sofTV.net for Synchronized Multimedia Elements
ON24's Streaming Financial News To be Integrated into Nettaxi.com
Community Portal Nettaxi Will Add ON24’s Audio and Video News and Analysis
NBC Takes Undisclosed Minority Stake in DEN
NBC Joins Enron and Intel in Funding for DEN.net
MyRadio.com to Launch Internet Radio
Personalized Radio to Launch This Spring
BMG Makes Investment In Latin Music Web Site eritmo.com
Terms Not Disclosed
DEN Appoints Former Microsoft Veteran as Head of Digital Programming
Will Oversee Content Design and Development
Microsoft Releases Windows Media Player for Palm-Size PCs
Announces Hardware Support for Casio, Compaq and HP
FVC.COM Unveils Video Portal
Qwest Selects FVC.COM
Virgin JamCast and RealNetworks Partner
RealNetworks to Offer Customized RealJukebox Players for Music Site
Adero Launches Streaming Media Delivery Service
GlobalWise Content Delivery Service Supports RealNetworks, QuickTime and MP3
Steve Kirby Elected to Videoscape.net's Board of Directors
Webcaster Adds Venture Capitalist to Board
AT&T Adopts Eloquent's Rich Media Content Solution
AT&T Division to Use Eloquent Digital Media Presentations Delivery
RadioWave.com Announces Investment by Susquehanna Radio
Radio Group Takes Stake in Technology Company
Vialog Reports Fourth-Quarter and Year-End 1999 Financial Results
Company Announces 47% Increase in Revenue for the Quarter
FastFoward Hires VP of Sales
New Streaming Media Company, FastForward, Ramping Up for Launch
Brian Kenner Added to webADTV.com’s Advisory Board
INTERVU Founder & CTO to Startup of Ad Agencies Portal
Unveils the iCASTER, a Multi-Featured Multimedia Player
RealNetworks Forms Music Retail Program
Joins Forces With Music Retailers to Expand Digital Music; Deal Include Cross Promotion and Distribution of RealJukebox Software
WebRadio.com Partners with GetMedia
Allows Listeners to Get Info and Purchase Music Heard on Streaming Radio Stations
Sonic Foundry to Acquire STV for $66 Million
Combines Encoding Services and Adds Other Streaming Services
Ampex Reports 1999 Financial Results
Reports Loss of $0.23 Per Share
Digital Origin Releases Updated Desktop Editor IntroDV
Editor Exports Videos Directly to the Web
Javu Announces Licensing Agreement with SportsCapsule
Earjam.com and EMusic.com Team Up
Earjam To Offer EMusic.com's Catalog Through its Aaudiobot Technology
Broadcast Journalists Launching Broadband Internet News Network
Journalists Create The FeedRoom.com
iCraveTV Settles Suit With MPAA
Company Shuts Down Web Site
On2.com Reports 1999 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results
Revenues Grow in Fourth Quarter Compared to Last Year but Net Losses Mount
NBC Launches NBCi.com Broadband Portal
Includes Multimedia-Rich Content From a Variety of Partners
Live Music Channel Provides Concert Footage to Yahoo!
Will Provide Live Streaming Concerts and Videos On-Demand
Liquid Audio Gets into Retail Stores
Company Announces Liquid Kiosk Network That Lets Consumers Create Custom CDs
Watch the Seattle Kingdom Implode in 3D
Isee3D Lets Users Watch the Implosion in Stereoscopic 3D Internet Video
DSL.net Teams With iBEAM Broadcasting to Deliver Streaming Content
Will Provide Streaming Media Delivery to its DSL Customers
QSound Labs Reports Fourth Quarter and Twelve Month 1999 Results
Revenues For The Three- And Twelve- Month Period
Increased 93% And 71%, Respectively
INTERVU and Prairie Systems to Integrate Conference Products
Conferencing Provider to Team with INTERVU and its Web Conferencing Offering
Dazzle Introduces DV-Editor
Unveils Under $100 Editor With FireWire Card
Destiny Media Technologies Closes Private Placement
$1 Million Offering to Be Used for Company Growth
Cidera and Microsoft Link Up
Cidera Supporting Windows Media in its Satellite-based Content Delivery Network
musicmaker.com Announces Fourth Quarter and 1999 Annual Results
Net Revenues Up from Last Year
Inktomi to Integrate QuickTime Into Its Content Delivery Platform
Digital Island To Deploy Inktomi’s Servers For its Service
ViewCast.com Announces Fourth Quarter and 1999 Year End Results
Net Loss Shrinks; Fourth Quarter Revenues Up From Last Year
Hitplay Hires Four New Executives
Getting Ready for March 2000 Launch
White Pine Launches CUSeeMeWorld.com Site
Offers Free Videoconferencing Destination Site For All Users
Global Media to Launch New Video Channel on the RealPlayer
Global Media Increases Content Distribution via RealNetworks RealPlayer
PayForView Hires Marketing Executive
Former QVC Executive Dan Scott to Lead Marketing Efforts
SpikeRadio Joins Apple's QuickTime TV Network
Youth-Oriented Radio Network To Create Customized QuickTime Player
iNEXTV.com Announces Official Launch Of EXBTV.com
Video Network Covers Executive Branch and White House
Entertainment Boulevard Completes $10 Million Private Placement
Will Use Funds for Acquisitions and Working Capital
ON24 Makes More Programming Deals With Financial Web Sites
Makes Content Deals with MarketMavens.com, PlacementTracker.com, Equity Analytics, Sound Investing and TradingMarkets.com
RealNetworks Delivers Oxygen Media's Media Programming
Will Host Audio and Video Programming and Promote New Cable Network for Women
GiveMeTalk.com Lets Users Create Internet Talk Shows
Users Can Broadcast Talk Radio for Free
RadicalMail Inks Deal With Another E-Mail Marketer
Deal With Exactis.com to Add Streaming Media to Email Campaigns
iBEAM Broadcasting to Deliver NetRadio.com’s Programming
Will Deliver NetRadio’s Internet Radio Content Over Its Delivery Network
ViewCast.com Announces Osprey-2000M MPEG-2 Card
Will Demo the Card At NAB 2000
SightPath To Integrate With Polycom
Content Delivery Meets Videoconferencing/Streaming Provider to Enhance Delivery in Enterprise Space
Ezenia! Announces Video Networking Product, Encounter 3000
Integrates Videoconferencing Functions and Collaboration Functions in One Package
NaviSite Gets Into Streaming Media
Company Acquires ClickHear; Enters Into Agreements With
Activate.net and iBEAM
VideoShare Hires Gerald Brown as Vice President
Video Sharing Site Ramps Up For Launch
V-SPAN and CMGI Solutions to Develop Broadband Conferencing Portal
Will Allows Users to Collaborate in a Reservation-less System
Eveo Announces “Earn-per-View” Program
Lets Video Owners Get Paid for Every View
MediaBay Launches Affiliate Program for Spoken Word Content
Chooses Windows Media As Its Streaming Audio Format
J. River's Media Jukebox Gets New Features
Adds Web Radio and a File Converter
ON24 Partners With Worldlyinvestor.com
Will Co-Produce Original Streaming Content Covering International Financial Markets
Loudeye and Akamai Form Alliance
Akamai to Make $5 Million Equity Investment
RealNetworks and Red Hat Team Up for Linux Streaming
Will Release RealPlayer 7 for Linux
Cidera Appoints Chief Financial Officer
Announces Appointment of Edward D. Postal as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
StarMedia Network Launches Multi-Lingual MP3 Player
Uses Visionics PCDJ MP3 Software
MusicMatch Unveils Beta Release of Jukebox 5.0
Adds Support for Album Notes, Bios and Sample Clips, and Integrated CD-Burning
Motorola and nCUBE in Streaming Media Agreement
Companies to Enable Interactive Streaming Video and Gaming
MediaOnDemand.com To Handle Streaming Media Duties for News Broadcast Network
Will Host and Encode NBN's Content
On2.com Launches On2Movies
Broadband Entertainment Site Focusing on Movies
Opens for Business
Magnitude Network Joins iCAST
Radio Station Streaming Solution Provider Becomes Part of iCAST Music
WireBreak.com Hires Two Executives for Creative Positions
Sherry Weinman Named Senior Vice President, Development & Production; Michael Berman Named Head Writer
MP3.com Goes Video
Partners with Livemusicchannel.com to Offer Streaming Concert Footage
RealNetworks Announces RealSystem G2 on Windows 2000
All Streaming Software Available on Windows 2000
IXL Spin-Off FootageNow Secures $25 Million In Venture Capital
Company to Start E-Commerce Video Site; Partners With Corbis
EMusic.com Completes Acquisition of Tunes.com
Assumes Operation of Rollingstone.com
Activate.net To Offer Streaming Media Internet Roadshows
Partners with Financial Information Company The Carson Group for Integrated Services
New Company Allows Video Editing Over The Internet
Internet Pro Video To Unveil Its Editing System at NAB2000
InterPacket and iBEAM in Streaming Distribution Deal
Allows iBEAM to Extend into Global Market
Vialog Launches Audio Streaming Initiative
Partners With Investor Broadcast Network
Videoscape.net Unveils Video Messaging Services
Offers Webcasting, Conferencing and Other Streaming Media Services
MP3audiobooks.com Domain Name Sells for $8 Million
Company Secures Exclusive Agreement with Best-Selling Audiobook Author
PictureTel Release Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 1999
Posts Net Loss of $90 Million for Fiscal Year
Live365.com Widens Offerings to Include Commercial Radio Broadcasters
Offering Services to Independent and Commercial Stations
Destiny Releases Version 2.0 of Clipstream
Recently Released Java-Based Streaming Audio Tool is Upgraded
America Online to Use Akamai For Content and Streaming Media Delivery
Financial Details Not Released
Launch.com Officially Unveils LAUNCHcast Internet Radio
Partners with iBEAM, Sonic Foundry and Microsoft
Vstream Changes Name To Evoke
Says New Name Better Reflects its Goals
Q&A with David Goldberg, CEO of LAUNCH Media
Music Destination Soundbreak.com Launches
Will Deliver DJ-Driven Music and Information Programming
Thomas G. Baxter Named President and CEO of Audible
Hires Veteran of Cable Television Industry
amplified.com and Valley Media to Merge Internet Assets
Financial Details Not Disclosed
Network Appliance Announces Third Quarter Results
Revenues of $151.3 Million; Company Announces 2 for 1 Stock Split
SpotLife Targets Personal Broadcasting
Enables Users to Broadcast Live Personal Videos
Dgolpe Launches Spanish/Portuguese Digital Music Directory
Announces Partnerships With Leading Music Download Sites
WiredPlanet's Introduces Co-Branded Music Stations
Allows Companies to Start and Brand Their Own Stations
Learn2.com Releases Streaming Player for Macintosh
Multimedia Player for Online Courses Will Support both Windows and Mac Users
Virgin JamCast Adds Music to Library
Announces Agreement with The Orchard
Two AtomFilm Shorts Are Nominated for Oscars
“Humdrum” and “Killing Joe” Nominated in Short Categories
iBEAM Adds New Executive & Board Member
Also Adds Members to its Advisory Board
myplay Unveils New
Lets Users Upload Whole Directories to their Online Accounts
Optibase Partners With Cisco For Streaming to Enterprise Customers
Will Integrate Optibase's MPEG Encoder with Cisco's IP/TV Solution
Northpoint and Clearband Announce Video Deal
Will Allow TV-Quality Video to be Distributed to Northpoint DSL Subscribers
Zland.com and Vidnet License POPcast’s Personal Webcasting Service
Will Allows Users to Share and Stream Personal or Business Videos
Microsoft Unveils Windows Media Services for Windows 2000
Announces Enterprise Customers Switching To Windows Media
Dilbert Goes Streaming
Columbia TriStar Delivers “Dilbert On Demand” Airing Entire Cartoon Over the Internet
Shoutmail Introduces MyShoutmail
Free Web-by-Phone Service Provider Introduces Personalized Site
Optibase Appoints Chairman and Expands Board of Directors
Appoints CEO Ran Eisenberg to Director of Board
INTERVU Announces TV Advertising Campaign
Will Air Ads on CNN’s Web and TV Properties
Sonic Foundry Raises $24 Million in Private Financing
Will Use Proceeds to Build Out its Media Encoding Service
WiredPlanet.com Launches Radio Epitaph
Punk Label Teams with WiredPlanet to Deliver All Punk Streaming MP3 Station
Japanese Airline Companies Use SeeItFirst.com Streaming Video
Japan Airlines and Japan TransOcean Air Using Streaming Video Technology For Web Sites
RadioofIndia.com and TVofIndia.com.com Launch
Offers Multilingual Streaming Video
and Radio Targeted to Immigrant Indian Community
New Streaming Media Start-up FastForward Makes Executive Appointments
Hires Former AT&T, Network Appliance, and Lucent Executives
AENTV.com Premieres Feature Film Starring Judy Tenuta
Stars with Michael Learner in the Romantic Comedy “Desperation Boulevard”
Faroudja and MadOnion.com to Develop Video Benchmark
Releases Free Version of Video2000 Benchmark Software
NetRadio.com Signs Up With Kerbango Internet Radio
NetRadio.com Channels Will Be Available Via
Kerbango’s Internet Radio Player and Website
BroadcastAMERICA.com Signs Radio Deal With Citadel
Radio Station Group Selects BroadcastAmerica.com for Streaming Services
Trimark Pictures Licenses Titles in Exchange for Equity in C-3D Digital
Takes Undisclosed Equity Position in Upcoming 3-D Technology Company
softcom Receives Undisclosed Investment from Intel
Recently Raised About $22 Million in Previous Financing
Digital Entertainment Network Raises $24 Million
Announces Agreements with Enron and Intel
Pseudo.com Premieres Political Channel
Pseudopolitics.com to Webcast Daily Political Content
Blockbuster and AtomFilms Announce Video Streaming Agreement
AtomFilms Will Provide Content to blockbuster.com
INTERVU Reports Fourth Quarter & Year End Financial Results
Revenues Grow by over 550% in 1999
Digital Media Solutions Launches AVEncoding.com
New Encoding Company Also Handles Live Events
Hitplay Announces Two Exclusive Video Content Partnerships
Entertainment Network Partners With Sports and Fashion Companies
Associated Press and RealNetworks To Launch Video News Service
Partner Sites to Implement AP Streaming Media Service on Their Web Sites
ON24 Announces Content Agreement With E-Business Network
New Business Site Adds ON24 Content
Microsoft Pushes Pay-Per-View Media With Digital Broadcast Manager
New Windows Media Solution Enables E-Commerce Solutions
Virage Adds Face Recognition Capabilities to VideoLogger Software
Virage Licenses FaceIt Technology From Visionics
SightPath to Integrate QuickTime Into Its Content Delivery Solution
Adds Apple QuickTime Server Support for its Appliance Product
Cidera Hires New Vice President of Marketing
Hires Marketing Executive Ramachandran Viswanathan
Sigma Designs Adds New Features to REALmagic NetStream 2000 Card
Bundles InfoValue's QuickVideo OnDemand and Media NOW!'s StreamRider Software
USA Video Interactive Targeting Unix Streaming Video
Partners with Vianet Technologies
On2.com and United Airlines Form Alliance
United Will Take An Undisclosed Equity Interest in On2
Digital Island Picks AudioCast.net as Streaming Provider
AudioCast.net Uses Digital Island's Network
WWW.COM Signs Agreement With RIAA
Will Webcast Songs Produced by Major Labels
Q&A with Bob Hildeman, CEO and Chairman of Streambox
Editorial: In Search of. . .Streaming at LinuxWorld
Federal Court Grants Preliminary Injunction Against iCraveTV
MPAA Wins Injunction; ICraveTV Suspends Webcasting of TV Networks
Excalibur To Power VastVideo Video Library
Excalibur's Screening Room To Enable Search and Categorization of Online Video Library
Streambox.com Hires Former CNN Executive
Former Turner Marketing Exec William Jeakle Joins Streambox
WetFeet.com Launches Streaming Audio-Video Recruitment Tool
Allows People to Watch Videos on Companies
Digital Lava Relaunches Web Site
Includes Video Elements
Sonic Foundry Reports First Quarter 2000 Financials
Revenues Grew 82% Compared to Last Year But Posts $2.2 Million Loss for Quarter
Ampex to Focus On Internet Video Businesses
Will Sell Data Systems Unit to Fund iNEXTV.com
WireBreak.com Partners With Snap in Distribution Deal
Will Have Video Shorts on Snap’s Portal Site
Tunes.com and Budweiser Announce “Bud Radio”
Budweiser.com Unveils Internet Radio
AltaVista Unveils New Multimedia Search Centers
Allows Searching of More than 30 Million MP3/Audio, Video and Image Files
Eveo Chooses Loudeye for Deliver Digital Media Services
Will Manage Video Encoding Services for Eveo Users
E-Color to Provide Accurate Color to Streaming Media
E-Color's True Internet Color Corrects Color In Streaming Media and for TV
AudioRamp.com Unveils Internet Radio Device
Stand-Alone Stereo Stores Over 1000 MP3 Files and Plays Streaming Audio
Streaming With Linux
Checking Out the Linux Streaming Systems at LinuxWorld
Q&A with Rick Fleischman, Senior Director of Product Management at
News Broadcast Network and Hitplay Media Partner
Hitplay Video Network to Provide
Content Distribution for
News Broadcast Network's Video Service
Q&A with Harry Gruber, Chairman and CEO of INTERVU
Q&A with Tom Britt, CEO of Channelseek
Q&A with Bill Tomeo, President and CEO of TellSoft
AOL and Time Warner to Merge in Biggest Merger Ever
New Media Buys Old Media in $165 Billion MegaDeal
Q&A With William H. Mutual, President and Chairman of POPcast