Author Archives: Brad Hunstable, CEO and Founder

About Brad Hunstable, CEO and Founder

Brad Hunstable founded Ustream more than six years ago with a vision to bring live broadcast technology to the entire world. Since then, the company has established itself as the leading live, social video site. Hunstable has been ranked among 50 "Digital Power Players" by the Hollywood Reporter and on Variety's Producers Guild of America's Digital 25: Visionaries, Innovators and Producers for his work at Ustream. Brad is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and holds an MBA from Ohio State.

CBSNews.com Partners with Ustream!

Today we are announcing the CBSNews.com channel on Ustream, which features breaking news coverage several times everyday– presidential press conferences, Congressional hearings, and online-only content and on-air programs such as the CBS Evening News with Katie Couric. We’re excited about … Continue reading

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The Fresh New Ustream

We’re thrilled to unveil some big changes on Ustream! With months in the making and informed primarily by our community’s feedback, we are sharing these changes with you. Aimed at increasing the ability to discover content, improving interaction in chat … Continue reading

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Ustream partners with Katalyst Media

Today, Ustream announces a partnership with Katalyst Media. Katalyst Media is an innovative media company founded by Ashton Kutcher and Jason Goldberg that produced MTV’s Punk’d, Beauty and the Geek, and the movie The Butterfly Effect to name a few. … Continue reading

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Ashton shares Twitter race win on Ustream

Tonight, Friday April 17th, 2009 at approximately 10:45 pm PT Ashton turned on Ustream to mobilize his Twitter follower base as well as to share in both the race leading up to one million as well as the celebratory moment … Continue reading

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H.264 Available On Mac- Meet Wirecast!

I’m glad to announce you can now get H.264 on a Mac and Ustream through Wirecast.  This is HUGE! Wirecast is a live video production tool that allows Mac and PC users to create real-time or on-demand video broadcasts for … Continue reading

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Watershed adds Mobile

Watershed now offers white-label, live mobile broadcasting applications under flexible pricing options. Now businesses can enable, live mobile broadcasting under their brand while minimizing typical capex or licensing fees by leveraging Watershed flexible pricing. Watershed Mobile is: 1. Truly live … Continue reading

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CNN and Diddy – What A Weekend

CNN and Diddy in one weekend. Not bad? CNN had a great feature on Ustream this weekend on how easy and simple live streaming is. Diddy did a full live show from his recording studio in NY Friday night. Diddy … Continue reading

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Ustream + Tricaster = Sweet.

We are pleased to announce you can stream directly to Ustream from the powerful Newtek Tricaster. For those of you who don’t know what a Tricaster is, let’s just say it is the gold standard for high quality video production.  … Continue reading

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Adele, Big Lebowski, Pete Cashmore Kick Off Ustream Studio

It was the place to be last night. I’m downtown in Austin for the world’s largest music festival, LIVE from the Ustream Studio at The Belmont. We have the coolest venue in Austin decked out with a live production studio, … Continue reading

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Join me at Southby!

(Southby in Austin: so easy even a Ustream founder can do it) Starting Friday, March 13 Ustream is inviting the world to the first-ever Ustream Studio “Live from The Belmont” in Austin, TX! For 11 days, the Ustream Studio will … Continue reading

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