Latest Nets / Video Live Broadcasting
Livestream's mission is to build a next-generation live cable operator. One that is global, social, user friendly, reaches all devices and is accessible to anyone interested in broadcasting an interactive live video experience - for free.
Livestream is the leading live video destination and platform. Event organizers, content owners, celebrities and artists around the world use Livestream's social broadcasting tools to engage and grow their audiences on the web, mobile devices, and connected TVs. More than one billion video minutes are streamed each month to a growing community of 20 million monthly viewers (50,000 of whom will be watching right now).
Notable content partners include Facebook, The New York Times, ABC News, CBS News, Associated Press, HBO, AT&T, IBM, Burger King, Nike, The Academy Awards, The Foo Fighters, Maroon 5, Ralph Lauren, and Diesel. Livestream offers a unique commitment to protecting the rights of its producers through a 'Zero Tolerance on Piracy' policy.
Livestream has received $13 million in funding from private angel investors & Gannett Co. since founding in 2008. It now operates with over 50 full-time staff members in 3 offices - in New York, Los Angeles and Bangalore (in addition to a globally-available production team). The service is available for free (advertising-supported) or as a feature-rich, monetizable, premium subscription for business.
Mobile Live Video Sharing for Everyone, Everywhere!
With Qik, you can share with anyone and everyone what's going on anywhere and everywhere you go:
Stay better connected to family and friends.
Share your travels live with friends back home. Show your baby's first steps as they happen. Have Grandma “attend” the birthday party, even though she's on the other side of the planet. Qik also works with MySpace, Orkut and other websites, enabling you to share these moments with the social networks you already use.
Broadcast events and news spontaneously.
Add a new dimension to your online presence with streaming video. Become a reporter—get the scoop with backstage interviews with celebrities and experts Even better, Qik lets you share the results live on any website. Qik also gives you the power to broadcast to partner sites like Mogulus, Justin.tv, and Twitter.
Enhance your business.
Add to your news/media business with high impact, low resource live breaking news. Give medical consultations anytime, anywhere. Record incidents for legal and insurance purposes. Provide live customer support that's the next best thing to being there.
These are just some of the ways that tens of thousands of Qikkers in more than 100 countries around the world are using Qik. Got a favorite use of Qik that we haven't mentioned? Let us know.
Ustream.TV is the live interactive video broadcast platform that enables anyone with a camera and an Internet connection to quickly and easily broadcast to a global audience of unlimited size. In less than two minutes, anyone can become a broadcaster by creating their own channel on Ustream or by broadcasting through their own site, empowering them to engage with their audience and further build their brand. Click here to start a broadcast now or learn more about broadcasting.
Ustream's one-to-many live interactive video encourages broadcast-to-viewer and viewer-to-viewer interaction, empowering a much more engaging experience for everyone involved.
With Ustream's interactive broadcast functionality, viewers can personally interact directly with whoever is broadcasting -- including personalities like their favorite musician or politician. Ustream viewers can watch specific broadcasts, explore our networks ranging from music, talk shows, sports and politics to discover a world of interesting new broadcasts, or review our past broadcasts.
Ustream opens up a new world of possibilities and experiences to broadcasters and viewers alike, which the pre-recorded static video that's predominated the Internet to date just can't provide. Today, people are Ustreaming everything including:
* Major political events such as debates, speeches, rallies
* Talk shows
* Entertainment events such as premieres and 'red carpet events'
* Music showcases of their favorite music, of their own band's performances, and live jam sessions
* Conference sessions
* School and business events and training
* Sporting events at college and high school level
* Personal milestones such as holiday gatherings, weddings, grade school events, parties, even births
* Interactive games for viewers to watch or join