Amazon.com adds live streaming capability to its web services

Amazon.com has announced the launch of live streaming capabilities for Amazon CloudFront, Amazon Web Service’s easy-to-use content delivery network. Using Amazon CloudFront with Amazon EC2 (Elastic Cloud 2) running Adobe’s Flash Media Server and Amazon Route 53 (AWS’s DNS service), developers, filmmakers and musicians can now easily and cost-effectively deliver live video online. Amazon has …
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App Developers Conference coming to Santa Clara

Show Initiative has announced the App Developers Conference taking place October 26-27, 2011 in Santa Clara, California. ADC addresses the broad implications of app development, marketing and distribution from a developers’ perspective. The conference brings together major brands, media, social networking, mobile, consumer electronic, and software platforms and, of course, the worldwide developer community. Held …
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First Native American news website aiming to be go-to destination for updates on Indigenous Peoples

Ray Halbritter, Nation Representative and CEO of the Oneida Indian Nation, announced today that the just-launched Indian Country Today Media Network, the country’s first-ever website and media network for news and information about Native American and indigenous peoples, will introduce itself to the entertainment community with a poly-bag insert in Variety’s Friday Golden Globe issue. …
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Preview season 2 of Craigslist TV

Superheroes Strike Back!” Part 2: an epic battle of costumed characters on Craigslist TV Season 2 LIVE now! Craigslist TV is a unique webseries from Craigslist and documentary filmmakers Brownstone Entertainment. Real Craigslist users are followed from the very beginning, when they post their ad, and throughout their entire journey. By choosing an opt-in button …
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Cel phone numbers go public in a few days

Just read in the art blog DART that cell phone numbers go public in October. All cell phone numbers are being released to telemarketing companies, who can in turn add them to their RobotCall lists. To prevent your number from being called, you can call the National Do Not Call Registry at the following number …
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Optimizing a press release for online use and important Facebook publishing strategies

Website Magazine has posted the latest WM Podcast, this time focusing on optimizing press releases for online marketing success. In addition, they recapped highlights of recently released data about Facebook publishing, that was gathered by social media company Virtue, which found some important, and somewhat surprising results. Virtue examined Facebook user interaction with various content …
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Disney giving away Alice in Wonderland on Blu-ray 3D?

Walt Disney Studios and Sony Electronics have teamed up in the U.S. to provide consumer and retail education, along with promotional and marketing support for in-home 3D devices and content. The collaboration includes advertising and retail execution, as well as product bundling, including the Blu-ray 3D debut of Disney’s Alice in Wonderland. Launching during the …
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New social networking website helps indie artists

Music Lunge is a social networking site designed to help Indie and Major artists with business consulting, development, music publishing, radio distribution and song mastering. Music Lunge provides live consultations to their members to help them reach the next level. With Music Lunge, subscribers have the best features of the popular social networking sites, combined …
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