Commercial Services on VoD and Streaming (Voice and Video)
Links to sites and resources
Real.com streaming and broadcasting Channels - http://realguide.real.com/channels/index.html
Allows you to add selected channels to your Player
Live@ - Live streaming video, audio & chat guide to the web
The indieFILMguide, features articles about the online independent film industry and interviews with those who are developing this area of web entertainment. Additionally, the guide will direct users to web sites such as AtomFilms and iFilm where they can view short films over the web.
Free Directory and Search streaming sites: Culture, Education [Schools, Courses, Lectures, Instructional], Entertainment, Health, Sports, Science & Nature, News [Business, Finance, International, National], Webcams
- No educational sites yet!
Film Preview: Guide to web-based films:
Radio stations directory @wwitv.com
Tech Talk - Technology Information Source - http://www.techtalk.net/
StreamSearch.com - http://www.streamsearch.com/
Free Directory of streaming channels (Audio, Video, Live events, Radio, Movies, Music store, Headline News, Campaign 2000, Sports, Health, Legal, Entertainment, Weather)
Streaming Media Site of The Week at StreamingMedia.com - http://www.streamingmedia.com/template.asp?format=features
Web multimedia search
MP3/audio searches on AltaVista's search service have more than doubled in the week following the introduction of new multimedia search centers.
Figures released by the company show that users logged more than one million MP3/Audio queries in the last week recorded, an 123 percent increase in MP3/Audio traffic week-over-week. AltaVista's new MP3/Audio, video and image search capability is apparently built on an index of more than 30 million documents.
Yahoo! Broadcast -
Free Directory including Video, TV, Music, Education
Demands free registration.
Apply Copyright restriction on translation outside USA.
Video exchange site - http://www.videoshare.com/
News and Events
Catapult, an IBM Company, Shifts Focus of Classes to the Internet
Catapult, Inc., an IBM company, will shift its training delivery focus from classrooms to the Internet. The new focus will respond to the demand for customized learning.
Multicast network for Europe
A joint venture between Madge Networks and RealNetworks has been formed with the intention to: "build, operate and market the largest European managed network for streaming media".
The new Madge Broadcast Network (MBN), scheduled to go live in 2Q 2000, is being designed to serve European (and US) content providers wishing to distribute their streaming media in Europe.