Monthly Archives: January 2011

State of The Union, Macworld, and more events for the week of 1/24

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EA Sports: Dead Space 2 Chat
Monday, 1/24 at 4:30pm PT
Join key members of the Dead Space team Steve Papoutsis (Executive Producer), Rich Briggs (Producer), and Ian Milham (Art Director) as they host a panel that goes behind the scenes of creating Dead Space, brings players up to speed on the Dead Space universe, and prepares them for what’s to come in Dead Space 2. [clear here]

Bad Girls Club Series Chats
Monday, 1/24 at 5:30pm PT
Get a double-dose of Bad Girls every Monday night by tuning in to new episodes, and watching the Bad Girls live chat during commercial breaks. Host Taneshia from season one breaks down the drama with the cast members, giving you an inside look at the show (and saving you from having to watch commercials, WIN). [clear here]

State of the Union Address
Tuesday, 1/25 at 5pm PT
President Obama will deliver his annual State of the Union address on Tuesday live to an online audience via CBS News. Viewers will get complete coverage and analysis, beginning at 5pm PT/8pm ET with a special edition of Washington Unplugged. The State of the Union starts at 6pm PT/9pm ET, followed by the GOP response and a special edition of Katie Couric at 7pm PT/11pm ET. [clear here]

Macworld Expo
Thursday – Saturday beginning at 9am PT
Don’t miss the 2-day coverage of the world’s largest Apple product extravaganza anchored by Macworld editors. They’ll be covering all the latest developments from the main stage and you’ll get a first look at what Apple has in store for 2011! [clear here]

Ustream announces Pay-Per-View Partnerships with The Learning Annex and “The Adam Carolla Show”

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Hey Ustreamers!

Today we are excited to announce that two major partners will join us to bring more great live experiences to Ustream with premium Pay-Per-View content – The Learning Annex and the Adam Carolla Show.

This Spring, the Learning Annex will bring it’s celebrity instructors, spiritual leaders and business gurus live on the web via Ustream. Viewers will have access to quick, easy and affordable classes to enrich their lives and livelihoods. The Learning Annex has been the premier producer of education classes since 1980, bringing courses and lectures from high-impact speakers, such as Suze Orman, Russell Simmons, Sarah Jessica Parker, Tony Robbins, Deepak Chopra, Donald Trump, Rudy Guiliani, George Foreman, P. Diddy, Richard Branson, Earvin “Magic” Johnson, Harrison Ford, Bethenny Frankel, Jessica Biel, Sylvia Browne, James Van Praagh and many more. Pricing for each live streaming event will vary but will start as low as 99 cents. [clear here]

Starting on Monday, January 31, the wildly popular Adam Carolla Show will be available as a daily PPV video broadcast on Ustream. Adam Carolla’s fans, who now listen to Adam’s show via an audio-only podcast and via downloads from the ACE Broadcasting website, can now see and hear the show and submit questions via Ustream’s chat feature. Available only on Ustream, the live video broadcast of the Adam Carolla show will be available for $9.99 per month, as low as $49.99 per year, or, in a special introductory offer as a three-month subscription for only $15.98! [clear here]

Stay tuned for more premium Pay-Per-View content offerings coming soon to the Ustream line up!

Diddy and Chamillionaire Visit Ustream HQ And Other Events For the Week of 1/10

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Diddy and Chamillionaire Live from Ustream HQ
Friday, 1/14
Friday is a big day for us here at Ustream. Not only do we have our all-hands company meeting, but we have two very special celebrity guests to help us get “fired up” about the new year: recording artists Diddy and Chamillionaire! Both of them will be live from their channel pages to answer questions and impart wisdom on the meaning of success and how they have achieved greatness so far.

Watch Diddy on his channel page here at 1pm PT. [clear here]

And Chamillionaire goes live on his channel page here at 4:30pm PT. [clear here]

Bad Girls Club
Monday, 1/10 at 5:30pm PT
They’re baaack. And they’re still bad. Join Oxygen and former “Bad Girl” cast member Tanisha as she hosts “Oxygenlive: Obsessed” and interviews current cast members Char and Nikki, and fan favorite cast member Lea from the Miami season. This show promises to be everything but polite, so be sure to tune in here! [clear here]

Autoline Live at the Detroit Auto Show
Tuesday, 1/11 at 9am PT
The automotive experts at Autoline Live are bringing expert commentary and analysis of the latest developments from the Detroit Auto Show, where American Car makers are currently unveiling the latest models to the public. Watch it here, especially if you’re considering buying a new car in the next year. [clear here]

Dr. Oz Webinar from Arizona
Tuesday, 1/11 at 4:30pm PT
The famous Dr. Oz will be doing the first in a series of 11 mini-chats from his channel page here about health and wellness, tackling such common issues as exercise, heart health, pregnancy, and more! Join him every week for a new segment. [clear here]

Chat with Lo Bosworth of The Hills
Wednesday, 1/12 at 2pm PT
Lo Bosworth may have been “the best friend” on MTV’s hit show The Hills, but she’s been up to a lot more than just being Lauren Conrad’s sidekick. Join Simon & Schuster for a live interview with the first-time author about her new book, “The Lo-Down.” She’ll be dispensing dating advice via live questions from viewers and may even dish on her fellow Hills stars! Watch it on the Simon & Schuster channel page here. [clear here]

Kerry Washington and Her “Glam Squad”
Wednesday, 1/12 at 2pm PT
Join actress Kerry Washington and her “Glam Squad” as they discuss makeup tips + tricks and take live questions from viewers. They’ll even be giving away free L’Oreal Makeup to a few lucky viewers! Watch it here. [clear here]

Ustream Adds Live Video Applications for Television and Mobile Platforms to Complete Three-Screen Strategy with Panasonic, Verizon and Boxee

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We are announcing exciting news today from Consumer Electronics Show (CES) to kick off 2011! For the first time, our live content and interactive experience will be available across all “three screens” — television, mobile and PC — through new relationships with Verizon Wireless, Panasonic and Boxee. [clear here]

The live Ustream content you enjoy – red carpets, movie premieres, celebrity chats, concerts, breaking news events and more – will be available later this spring across devices in the digital living room and on next-generation mobile networks. Ustream Lounge, our 10-foot television experience, is optimized for Google TV and Boxee, and works in most modern browsers to provide a refined experience optimized for larger screens. Here is a glimpse of what’s to come: [clear here]

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• The Ustream Android application for Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Mobile Broadband network combines low-latency, high-quality broadcasting and viewing over Verizon’s 4G LTE Network into a single application. It also allows users to watch and RSVP to live events, join crowds, and share with social networks. It’s slated to launch later this winter. [clear here]


• The Panasonic VIERA Connect Ustream application, a first for live online video, provides instant streaming access of live and recorded content on Panasonic 2011 VIERA Connect-enabled HDTVs. [clear here]

Ustream Lounge on Boxee gives you access to the most popular live and recorded content in a simple interface tailored for the big screen. This will be available on Jan. 9th. [clear here]

Click here to test drive the Ustream Lounge experience.

Ustream CES Coverage!

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Kicking off on January 5, 2010, CES brings together major brands and tech influencers for a week of nonstop product launches and announcements. This year, Ustream will have live coverage of major announcements from brands like Sony and Verizon and live analysis from tech press.

Wednesday, January 5th

Panasonic Press Conference
3pm PT/6pm ET
Panasonic will be unveiling new products during their press conference live on their channel page here. [clear here]

Sony Press Conference
4:15pm PT/7:15pm ET
See a major announcement from Sony on their official CES Channel page here. [clear here]

Thursday, January 6th

Verizon Press Conference
1pm PT/4pm ET
Verizon will be streaming their press conference from their Ustream channel page here where they’ll be formally announcing the new 4G LTE network. [clear here]

Polaroid Press Conference
3:30pm PT/6:30pm ET
Polaroid and Lady Gaga will be unveiling Polaroid Grey Label–a product being touted as the “next generation instant experience.” See it here. [clear here]

In addition, you can get daily coverage of all the awesome developments at CES from the following channels:

CNET: For expert coverage and in-depth analysis, tune in to CNET Live’s coverage of CES.

TechCrunch Crunchgear: Follow around CrunchGear editors as they cover the product launches and exciting developments on the ground at CES.

TWiT: Leading web network TWiT (This week in Tech) will be covering CES and offering insight into the biggest trends and products.

Compute-Ability: Husband and Wife Team Scott and Jill Liberto will be live from CES on January 6th-9th.