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UNIVAL, Inc. Becomes a Google Health(TM) Integrated Service
ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN - May 20, 2008 - UNIVAL, Inc., a healthcare company that delivers a variety of integrated healthcare services, announced today that it is integrated on the Google Health platform. Google Health is a new product that launched yesterday which allows users to store, organize, and manage their medical records online. The UNIVAL integrated service, called yourHealth(TM), allows Google Health users to fax paper medical records to UNIVAL and have expert nurses quickly and accurately convert them to a format that can be imported into their Google Health profile.
Wowza Media Server(TM) Pro 1.5 Blasts Barriers to Live H.264 Flash(R) Streaming
SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA - May 15, 2008 - Wowza Media Systems, emerging leader in streaming media, today announced the general availability of Wowza Media Server Pro 1.5, the latest version of its award-wining server software that removes the barriers to live H.264 Flash streaming, thanks to its exclusive support of industry-standard RTSP/RTP H.264 video and HE-AAC audio encoders.
New VMware Service Provider Program Helps Deliver Virtual Infrastructure to Customers as a Hosted Offering to Increase Service Levels and Value
June 6, 2007 - VMware, Inc., the global leader in software for industry-standard virtualized desktops and servers, today announced the VMware Service Provider Program (VSPP), which allows hosting providers such as Web hosting services, telecommunications companies and outsourcing businesses to bring to market new virtual infrastructure as service offerings.
Publishing Platform Automatically Places Links to Contextually Related Content for Site Re-Circulation, Content Syndication and Viral Widget Initiatives
May 23, 2007 - Intellext, creators of the Watson next-generation contextual search software, today announced that it changed its name to MediaRiver, and released a new product for web publishers, highlighting a move into the digital media space.
First Global Magazine to Use ".mobi" Domain
NEW YORK, NY - September 25, 2006 - In response to the growing demand for sophisticated and relevant content for mobile devices such as smartphones, PDAs and other handheld computers, BusinessWeek is launching a new portable-electronic content delivery product, BusinessWeek Mobile Edition. Starting today, all of the high-quality content readers have come to expect from BusinessWeek will now be available free of charge at http://www.businessweek.mobi.
Verizon Business Expands Managed Hosting Capabilities With Support for Five of the World's Most Widely Deployed Computer Operating Systems
BASKING RIDGE, NJ - September 13, 2006 - To meet the increasingly complex information technology demands of large businesses, Verizon Business today announced further expansion of its managed hosting capabilities to support five of the world's most widely deployed computer operating systems. In addition to continued support of the Microsoft Windows Server, Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Sun Solaris systems, Verizon Business now supports IBM's AIX and Hewlett-Packard's UX.
Live Search, Live.com and Live Local Search Released From Beta; Live Search to Power Search on MSN
REDMOND, WA - September 11, 2006 - Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) today announced the release from beta of Live Search and of Live.com in 47 markets worldwide, and final availability of Live Local Search in the U.K. and the U.S. Microsoft also announced that Live Search will now power the Web search capability on MSN(R), the company's media and entertainment portal, attracting more than 465 million unique users worldwide per month.
Globat.com Announces Celebrity Spokesperson, New Web Site and Redesigned Packages
LOS ANGELES, CA -September 11, 2006 - Los Angeles-based Globat.com(R), the world leader in Performance Web Hosting(R), today announced that it has signed 90s cultural pop icon Dustin Diamond as the company's celebrity spokesperson, and has also redesigned their packages and Web site. Diamond will be promoting the company's new Web hosting packages, TeraByte Pro(TM) and TeraByte Commerce(TM), which provide an amazing 100 GB and 200 GB of hosting space, respectively.
New School to Enhance Learning through Innovative Approaches, Enhanced Technology
PHILADELPHIA, PA - September 7, 2006 - One-hundred-seventy Philadelphia high school freshmen began the 2006-07 school year today in a brand new setting: the new and innovative Microsoft / Philadelphia School of the Future.
Fans can watch a video-on-demand version of the star-studded 2006 MTV Video Music Awards and VMA Live: Backstage Uncensored on MTV's Overdrive broadband network, thanks to Incited Media and Rhozet Carbon technology
SAN JOSE, CA - August 29, 2006 - Rhozet Corporation today announced that Los Angeles-based production company Incited Media has selected Rhozet's powerful Carbon transcoding solution to bring MTV's prestigious Video Music Awards and the new VMA Live: Backstage Uncensored to MTV's Web-based Overdrive broadband network within hours of this week's live event.
Traffic to Fastest Growing Web Brands Driven by Younger Demographic
NEW YORK, NY - December 20, 2005 - Nielsen//NetRatings, a global leader in Internet media and market research, today announced the fastest growing Web sites among the top 10 Web brands for November 2005.
NCAA March Madness on Demand Streaming Media to be Offered Free of Charge on NCAASports.com Powered by CBS SportsLine.com
NEW YORK, NY - December 6, 2005- CBS Sports, CBS SportsLine.com and CSTV (College Sports Television) have teamed up with the NCAA to provide the exclusive live video streaming rights for out-of-market game coverage of the 2006 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship.
WHYY, the Philadelphia Daily News and The Committee of Seventy Launch 'THE NEXT MAYOR' Project
PHILADELPHIA, PA - December 5, 2005 - WHYY and the Philadelphia Daily News are joining forces today to cover the search for Philadelphia's next CEO. The two media forces have launched THE NEXT MAYOR, an innovative, two-year, multimedia partnership.
Real Introduces Rhapsody.com, the First Web Destination to Offer Free and Legal Access to a Deep Catalog of Full Length Songs From All Major Labels
SEATTLE, December 5, 2005 - RealNetworks(R) (Nasdaq: RNWK), the leader in digital music subscription services with more than 1.3 million subscribers, today announced the beta launch of Rhapsody.com
Philadelphia Marketing Agency Honored at Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Pepperpot Awards
PHILADELPHIA, PA - December 2, 2005 - LevLane, a full-service marketing communications agency based in Philadelphia, was honored with five awards at last night's 37th Annual Pepperpot Awards hosted by the Philadelphia chapter of the PRSA, winning top honors in the coveted media relations category.
Advertisers Take Note: Internet Streaming Video Now Reaches More Mature Audiences
RESTON, Va., December 1, 2005 - comScore Networks released today the first-ever research report demonstrating the broad reach and demographic appeal of Internet video and audio to U.S. consumers. The research, released in conjunction with StreamingMedia.com, revealed that consumers between the ages of 35 and 54 years old accounted for more than 45 percent of all online video watched in August 2005, according to the report entitled "State of the Consumer Streaming Market."
Live Market Trial of Motorola’s 3GPP Compliant UMA Solution
Europe United Kingdom - November 29, 2005 - Motorola announced that following a successful initial six-month trial of its Unlicensed Mobile Access (UMA) solution, TeliaSonera Denmark is moving to phase two of the trial project - making calls with Motorola A910 handset
Microsoft Launches Hosting Partner Program Program provides hosting community with technical tools and resources to help lower costs and increase average revenue per user.
REDMOND, WASHINGTON. — Nov. 28, 2005 — Microsoft Corp. today announced the Microsoft Hosting Program, a free offering that provides hosting companies with technical tools and resources to help them deploy and manage Microsoft® products.
Nokia Wins Over USD 55 Million GSM / 3GPP Network Expansion Deal From AIS in Thailand
ESPOO, Finland, November 23 - Under the agreement, Nokia is supplying radio network expansion and Nokia Unified Core Network solutions, including IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS), 3GPP Release 4 MSC Server and Nokia Presence solution.
Martina Butler Becomes First Teen to Secure Corporate Sponsorship in the Growing Medium of Podcasting
Martina Butler may soon be the envy of her peers. This cutting-edge 15 year-old has secured corporate sponsorship of a weekly podcast where she discusses her favorite music and interviews celebrities.
60+ Vendors Set to Showcase Latest Innovations at the Gilbane Conference on Web Content Management Technologies Boston
Cambridge, MA - November 14, 2005 - The Gilbane Report and Lighthouse Seminars today announced that the Gilbane Conference on Content Management Technologies Boston will play host to over 60 vendors exhibiting a broad range of content technologies available for enterprise applications.
Nokia achieves convergence milestone, completes UMA voice and data calls
ESPOO, FINLAND - November 11, 2005 - As a significant milestone in its fixed-mobile convergence strategy, Nokia has completed both voice and data calls with Unlicensed Mobile Access (UMA) technology in a Nokia Solutions Experience Center in the United States.
Apple Announces iTunes 6 With 2,000 Music Videos, Pixar Short Films & Hit TV Shows ABC's Desperate Housewives& Lost Episodes Available for Just $1.99
SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA - October 12, 2005 - Apple® today announced iTunes® 6, the next generation of the world's most popular music jukebox and online music store.
Macromedia Flash Media Server enables users to stream Flash Video Content in-house or through CDN (Content Distribution Networks)
Amsterdam, Netherlands - September 8, 2005 - Macromedia, Inc. (Nasdaq: MACR) today announced Macromedia Flash Media Server 2, server software that offers a unique combination of traditional streaming media capabilities and a flexible development environment for creating and delivering innovative, interactive media applications.
iTunes Podcast Subscriptions Top One Million in First Two Days
CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA - June 30, 2005 - Apple® today announced that in just two days iTunes® customers have subscribed to more than one million Podcasts from the new iTunes Podcast Directory. iTunes 4.9 has everything users need to discover, subscribe, manage and listen to Podcasts built in, so users can now have each new episode of their favorite Podcasts automatically delivered over the Internet to their computer and iPod®.
Apple Takes Podcasting Mainstream
CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA - June 28, 2005 - Apple® today announced it is taking Podcasting mainstream by building everything users need to discover, subscribe, manage and listen to Podcasts right into iTunes® 4.9, the latest version of its award winning digital music software and online music store. iTunes users can now easily subscribe to over 3,000 free Podcasts and have each new episode automatically delivered over the Internet to their computer and iPod®.
Microsoft and the School District of Philadelphia Break Ground To Build School of the Future
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA - November 15, 2004 - Representatives from the School District of Philadelphia and Microsoft Corp. today broke ground on the School of the Future and cracked open a new era for the marriage of technology and education.
Independent Study Confirms Effectiveness of Streaming Ads On MSN Video Is on Par With TV Ads Findings Are Catalyst for Pfizer Consumer Healthcare to Extend TV Ad Campaigns to MSN Video
REDMOND, Washington, November. 12, 2004 — A groundbreaking study involving U.S. consumers has shown that advertising presented via online streaming video is equally effective as television advertising at generating brand interest, conveying a distinctive and memorable message, and influencing viewers.
Microsoft Announces Windows Media Now Supported By More Than 500 Devices, Up 150 Percent Since 2003 CES World's Largest Installed Base of Portable Music Players Supporting Music Services Now Exceeds 4 Million; New Windows Media Video Support Comes From Leading DVD Makers and Chip Manufacturers.
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - January 8, 2004 - Today at the 2004 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Microsoft Corp. announced that support for Windows Media® on consumer electronics devices has grown 150 percent since the 2003 CES, resulting in more than 500 devices that now support Windows Media.
Nokia Ships 3GPP Compliant GSM / WCDMA Mobiles
EUROPE - June 16, 2003 - The Nokia 6650 phone is expected to become available in Europe, Asia and Japan as mobile operators roll out their 3G services.
Apple Announces QuickTime 6.3 with Support for 3GPP
CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA - June 3, 2003 - Apple® today announced QuickTime® 6.3, the industry’s first mainstream solution to support the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) standard and to deliver a foundation for the creation, delivery and playback of rich multimedia content over wireless networks.