Justin.Tv

Justin.tv is a website created by Justin Kan, Emmett Shear, Michael Seibel and Kyle Vogt in 2007 that allows anyone to broadcast video online. Justin.tv user accounts are called "channels", like those on YouTube, and users are encouraged to broadcast a wide variety of user-generated live video content, called "broadcasts".The company is an Internet startup based in San Francisco, California, with seed funding from Paul Graham of seed capital firm Y Combinator and Series A funding with Alsop Louie Partners and Draper Associates.The original Justin.tv was a single channel featuring founder Justin Kan, who broadcast his life 24/7 and popularized the term lifecasting.
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  • How Snapchat Helped Trigger the Live-Streaming Arms Race

    … You read the news: Facebook pays celebrities millions of dollars to use Facebook Live. YouTube has brought “live” to mobile. Amazon bought Twitch for almost $1 billion. Twitter has been acquiring more tools to help with Periscope and live streaming. People have been horrifyingly shot or even killed while broadcasting via Facebook Live. Live…

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  • Free is Not a Sustainable Business Model – Unless You’re YouTube

    …-on-demand qualified you to stream live. I (and most of the rest of the live streaming world) simply ignored the option. Well, a strange thing happened - YouTube kept lowering the bar for "Live Event" approval until they finally dropped it to almost nothing a few weeks ago. If you have no copyright violations and can verify with an SMS message (hint…

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  • Which Live Streaming Site Has 45M Viewers Per Month?

    … industry has a massive following of rabid fans that consume billions of minutes of live streaming video per month? The same one that is worth around $86B, video games. The site in question, Twitch. Here are some amazeball stats from them. How Big is Twitch? If you combine WWE, Ustream, MLB.com, ESPN and Justin TV...they fall just short of the 43.6…

    Christophor Rick/ ReelSEO- 2 readers -
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