Monthly Archives: June 2009

Celebrate 4th of July With Ustream!

Barbecues, parties, and fireworks—is there any better way to celebrate the 4th of July? This year we want you to celebrate with us! Streaming patriotic pyrotechnics and parades? Broadcasting a special Independence Day-themed show? Whatever your plans are, we want … Continue reading

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Guinness World Record Attempt for Largest Air Guitar Ensemble, and Other Events for the Week of June 29th!

Five-time Tony Award Nominated smash hit musical, ROCK OF AGES, along with US Air Guitar (the official air guitar association of the United States who is responsible for operating the US Air Guitar Championships) will attempt to break the Guinness … Continue reading

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“Ustream on Facebook” Expands Live Video to Social Networks

We’re excited to announce today a big step for Ustream: the availability of a new “Ustream on Facebook” program that offers artists and brands the opportunity to provide live streaming video with the Facebook Live Stream Box integrated within Facebook … Continue reading

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Bibi the Parrot Learns How to Say “Ustream”

Long gone are the days when parrots simply perched upon swash-buckling pirate’s shoulders, shouting out, “Polly want a cracker?” Meet Bibi. Bibi is a three year-old Congo African Grey parrot that speaks over 20 languages and has a vocabulary of … Continue reading

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Move America Forward’s Second Annual Troopathon, and Other Events for the Week of June 22nd!

It’s officially summer, and we’ve got some great events this week to kick it all off! On Thursday, June 25th, Starting at 1pm PST, Move America Forward will be streaming their ‘Troopathon,’ a web-based telethon to send care packages to … Continue reading

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Ustream’s Puppycam wins Webby Award in NYC

In October of 2008, 6 Shiba Inu puppies went live on Ustream and 8 months later they’ve attracted over 18 million unique viewers for a total of over 800 viewing years which makes them “the most watched video in the … Continue reading

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Planning on streaming the iPhone 3GS launch? We want to feature you!

Attention all Ustreamers! Have you ever wanted to have your stream featured on Ustream? Now’s your chance! This Friday, June 19th, iPhone will be releasing the new iPhone 3GS. If anyone is going to be Ustreaming from an Apple store … Continue reading

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Live Web Chat with Weird Al, and Other Events for the Week of June 15th!

Live Web Chat with Weird Al Yankovic! Starting at 5pm PST on Tuesday, June 16th, the undisputed king of pop culture parody himself, Weird Al Yankovic, will be doing a special live web chat! He will be discussing his latest … Continue reading

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“A Celebration of the Lives of John Hope and Aurelia Whittington Franklin,” and Other Events for the Week of June 8th

On Thursday, June 11th, starting at 11am PST, Duke University will be streaming a live broadcast of the “A Celebration of the Lives of John Hope and Aurelia Whittington Franklin” event. This event is being held to honor John Hope … Continue reading

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Plastic Action Figure Caught Painting a Portrait of Squirrel

Its well known that artists have it rough. No glamour until death, little work, and the stress of getting paid for being creative boring down on them at all times. Its only the few who are unique and catch the … Continue reading

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