Ustream

Ustream is a company founded in 2007 that provides video streaming services to more than 80 million viewers and broadcasters. It is based in San Francisco and has more than 180 employees in their San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Budapest offices. Company partners include Panasonic, Samsung, Logitech, CBS News, PBS NewsHour, Viacom, and IMG Media. It received $11.1 million in Series A funding for new product development from DCM (Doll Capital Management) and investors Labrador Ventures and Band of Angels. It is owned by an American company of the same name, Ustream, Inc., based in San Francisco, California. Ustream will be the live game streaming service for Sony's PlayStation 4.[1]
Posts about Ustream
  • Livestreaming vs. Live Broadcasting: A Necessary Introduction

    … their fans and ultimately evolve their content, but that’s an entirely separate conversation for a later date. The two worth digging into are livestreaming and live broadcasting–passive versus active viewing. Livestreaming vs. live broadcasting A quick look back at the beginning of this consumer livestreaming revolution starts with Meerkat (yes…

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  • How Snapchat Helped Trigger the Live-Streaming Arms Race

    … and gone. More recently, you could almost blink and miss the hype and fade-out of Meerkat as it was compromised by larger players with built-in audiences. But why now are the “big internet companies” pushing live streaming with such vigor? Why is live video so hot right now? The rise of DVRs, time-shifted TV, “Netflix and chill” and more has led…

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  • Beyond Periscope and Meerkat: The State of Live-Streaming Video

    … the excitement and experimentation, live-streaming is a relatively mature industry. In fact, between Ustream, Twitch, Sweden-based Bambuser and Google Hangouts On Air, the live-streaming market has been well covered since 2007. According to Bloomberg, these older live-streaming platforms have “survived by creating a niche or courting corporate clients…

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  • How to Use WordPress Plugins to Streamline Your Business

    Are you using WordPress for business? Do you need to streamline key online business processes? With WordPress plugins, you can automate online sales, customer service, project management, email marketing and more. In this article I’ll share nine online business activities you can streamline with WordPress plugins. Streamline business processes with these WordPress plugins.

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

    … productions. I had a row of PCs - when we started a webcast I would literally fire up half a dozen encoding systems and stream out to the world via Ustream, Livestream, Justin.TV and others. I loved the immediacy of live webcasting, you got audience response right away not days later. It reminded me of live television but, considering most of the live…

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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…

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