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EVO 2009 World Finals

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Starting this Friday at 9:00am PST, Ustream will power a live stream of the EVO World Finals from Las Vegas, Nevada, featuring some of the most talented members of the fighting game community. This is the largest and longest-running gaming event of its kind. Over the course of the weekend, players will compete in 6 tournaments and 50,000 matches. In the end, there will only be one winner.

The World Finals will feature:

  • Special appearance by Street Fighter IV producer Yoshinori Ono
  • The world’s largest live Street Fighter IV competition
  • Tekken 6 playable on console
  • The best players from around the US and the world, including Japan’s legendary champion Daigo Umehara
  • The newest build of Tatsunoko Vs Capcom: Ultimate All-Stars
  • First publicly playable Marvel Vs Capcom 2 for X360 and PSN
  • And more!

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

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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 on the day of the launch, or demoing the new iPhone, we want to feature you! Leave a comment with your username, channel URL, and let us know what you plan to stream!

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

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Live Web Chat with Weird Al Yankovic!
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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 project, Internet Leaks, and you can join in here!

Some other great events for you this week include:

Monday, June 15th
Troye Sivan, also known as “Young Logan” from the film “X-Men Origins: Wolverine”, will be the special call-in guest on “The Rob Redstone Show”, starting at 7pm PST. Watch here.

Tuesday, June 16th
The Raveonettes will be doing a live web chat, starting at 12pm PST! Watch and participate here. They will also be doing another web chat at the same time on Thursday, June 18th.

Wednesday, June 17th
Musician Mat Kearny will be doing a live chat here, starting at 2pm PST.

Old school rap legend, Kool Mo Dee, will be tonight’s special guest on “The Fat Boys TV Show.” It all kicks off here at 8pm PST!

Thursday, June 18th
Starting at 10am PST, The Christian Science Monitor will be doing a live chat with editor John Yemma. You can watch it here.

Uparty
Come party with Uparty, starting here at 6pm PST!

Friday, June 19th

Tune in here, starting at 1pm PST, to watch “This Week in Startups (TWIS)” with Jason Calacanis.

Starting at 8pm PST, you can watch here to catch DJ J Nice’s weekly broadcast.

Saturday, June 20th
US Sprint Boat Racing Finals
The US Sprint Boat Racing Finals begins 10am PST, and you can catch all of the action here!

Ashton shares Twitter race win on Ustream

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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 that followed. Many gathered to share the moment together.

In case you missed it, the recording is at http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/1394392

It showed that as moments happen in our lives that if we care to share, we now can. Thanks to Ashton for sharing the moment.

Congratulations to Ashton Kutcher for being the first person on Twitter to reach 1 million followers!

Ashton Kutcher wins Twitter race on Ustream

Music, Green Leprachauns at the Belmont Austin

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It’s been a great tech week here at Southby in Austin Texas. And like the seasons, we’re going to see a sea change in the crowds, as the our tech folks make room for the lovely madness that is Music week at South by!

We’ll be broadcasting ALL week as well, and you already know where to watch that.

And if you’re in the Austin area, well we better see you there at the Belmont Austin! Come meet the Ustream team and pick up lots of Ustream swag, including t-shirts and guitar picks. On the corner of 6th and Lavaca, map below:

305 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701

Let us know you’re coming in the comments below, with your Ustream channel or ID!

Artists set list for the rest of the week:

The Belmont Music Week overview.

All Events and Music are Free, Open to the Public, NO WRISTBAND REQUIRED

Tuesday March 17th – uStream/The Belmont

“Green With Envy” (St. Patty’s Day Party)
Details: Find the Leprechaun at The Belmont for a FREE Green Beer
No Cover, Free Live Music, No wristband ALL DAY, ALL NIGHT
Amazing Drink Specials

2pm-2:30- Pat Green
2:45-3:15- Bucky and The Blues Buckets
3:30-4:15-Roster McCabe
4:30-515-Heatbox
530-6:15- Daughters of The Sun
630-7 15- Evening Rig
7:30-815- Kevin Devine and the God Damn Band
8:15-10- Jake Dilley and The Color Pharmacy
10:15-11:15- Peter Himmelman – Furious World Live from The Belmont
11:30-12:15am- John Cruz
12:30am – 2am (Special Guest)

Wednesday March 18th – uStream/The Belmont

11am -7pm- “Cardiac Music Group Party”
Details: Free Beer
Free Live Music
No Cover, Free Live Music, No wristband ALL DAY, ALL NIGHT

The Straw man Complex (Phoenix)
The Silent Armada (San Diego)
Rosemary’s Garden (L.A.)
Underwater Get down (Phoenix)
Matt R (Phoenix)
Tugboat (Phoenix)
Aristeia (Portland)
This Twilight City (Michigan)
Egress (Texas)
Sorry Ok Yes (Italy)
Kalab (Las Vegas)

Covalent Records Presents

8:00-8:30- Dark, Dark, Dark
8:45-9:30— The Evening Rig
9:45-10:30—Jake Dilley and The Color Pharmacy
10:45-11:30- O’brother
11:45-12:30—The Jakes
12:45-2am- Jonathon Tyler and The Northern Lights

Thursday March 19th – uStream/The Belmont

“Covalent Records Presents”:
Details: Free Live Music
No Cover, Free Live Music, No wristband ALL DAY, ALL NIGHT
$3 Beers, Wells, $5 House wine 3 -7pm, $5 Apps Menu

2:45-3:30- Speakeasy
3:45-4:30- The White Iron Band
4:45-5:30pm- Moving Matter
5:45-6:30pm- Little Red Radio
6:45-7:30pm- Sea Bird
7:45-8:30pm- Chris Pierce
8:45-9:30pm- Mae Day
9:30-10pm- Set up for Mandy Lauderdale
10:00-11pm- Mandy Lauderdale
11:15-12am- Amazing Baby
12:30am-2am- (Special Guests)


Friday March 20th – uStream/The Belmont

12pm-6pm- Vanguard and Russell Carter Mgmt
Details: No Cover, Free Live Music, No wristband ALL DAY, ALL NIGHT

Sarah Borges
Death on Two Wheels
The Bridges
5:00pm – The Indigo Girls
9pm-10pm- Into the Presence
10:15-11pm- Elisabeth and The Catapult
11:15pm-12am- Rachel Goodrich
12:15am-1am- Abalone Dots
1am-2am- (Special Guest)

Saturday March 21st – uStream/The Belmont

12pm-4pm- Favorite Gentlemen Party

12:00-12:30 Harrison Hudson (acoustic)
12:45-1:15 Winston Audio
1:30- 2:00 Leslie
2:15- 2:45 Kevin Devine
3:15- 3:45 Gringo Star
4:00- 4:30 Manchester Orchestra
4:45pm- 5:30pm- Into the Presence

6pm-2am- Roxwel Party

7:30 pm- Fake Problems
8:30pm- The Von Bondies
10:00pm- Death Confederate
11:00pm- Right Away, Great Capitan!
12:00am- Glasvegas
1:00am- The Knux

Events for the week of January 26, 2009

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On Monday, January 26th, from 2-3:15pm EST, tune in for the Installation of the 12th Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, Wayne Clough, and Regents’ meeting news briefing. Be sure to watch with us here:

http://www.ustream.tv/channel/smithsonian-on-ustream.tv


Monday, January 26th, at 12:30am PST LIVE Malayan Tiger Feeding. There are three cameras located inside the show area and one inside the night/feeding area. Be sure to tune in and watch these beautiful animals with us: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/the-malayan-tiger

Tuesday, January 27th at 7pm PST, Peter Himmelman and guests jam LIVE! This has become one of the most watched shows on Tuesday evenings, tune to find out why:http://www.ustream.tv/channel/peterhimmelman
Tuesday, at 9pm PST, watch a LIVE streaming performance of Lil Wayne debuting the world premiere of his new single from the Cox Arena. Watch with us LIVE at the  AT&T Facebook page or here:

Wednesday, January 28th at 10pm PST Driving Sports TV, the fastest show on Ustream.tv Late Night. Tune in and watch the DSTV crew showoff the latest in new cars and automotive performance: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/driving-sports-tv
Also on Wednesday the 28th, at 6pm PST we have our second RiffTrax LIVE show of 2009! From the head writer and stars of Mystery Science Theater 3000 comes RiffTrax, full of hilarious mp3 (and now LIVE) commentaries of some of your favorite and not-so-favorite movies. It’s like watching a movie with your funniest friends! Tune in LIVE with us here:


Daily at 12 Noon, watch Jason Sadler of IWearYourShirt.com in his daily LIVE chat. This Thursday, January 29 he’ll be wearing a Zappos.com shirt! Be sure to watch with us: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/iwearyourshirt-daily-shirt-show

Thursday, January 29th at7:30pm the LIVE recording of PotterCast will be a very special one, featuring Hank and John Green, otherwise known as the Vlogbrothers! Tune in this week as they discuss the latest news on Harry Potter in: PotterCast 183! Watch with us here: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/pottercast

Friday the 30th at 10pm PST, Meet the Bloggers bring us unconventional political opinion and analysis. This weekly digest of news analysis, opinion, and progressive issues from the blogosphere, accessible to a general audience but tailored to appeal to mainstream media political reporters, opinion leaders, and a politically-savvy online audience. Watch here:  http://www.ustream.tv/channel/meet-the-bloggers
Friday, January 30 at 11pm EST, the second annual Bloggie Oscars will be taking place LIVE! This event will be giving awards in seventeen main categories and five supporting content categories, and a few yet to be announced awards. Watch with us here:

Inauguration Day Coverage – January 20, 2009

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Be sure to tune in for all of our LIVE Inauguration Day Coverage:

Barack Obama’s Inauguration Day Live Stream
Tuesday, January 20: 8am EST
Tune is, as President-elect Barack Obama takes the oath of office


The Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian 
Tuesday, January 20: All Day
Watch live coverage of the Capitol grounds and will zoom in on the podium during Obama’s Swearing-In Ceremony.

Tuesday, January 20: All Day
Watch the celebration hosted by Shira Lazar, in collaboration with Mobilize.org, a non-profit organization dedicated to youth civic engagement.

Tuesday, January 20: 7pm PST
Live event coverage from Downtown LA at the beautiful Mayan featuring a full live theatrical performance by The Mutaytor, and special guest performance by The Crystal Method, as well as DJ Motion Potion, DJ Wolfie.
Tuesday, January 20: 10pm EST
Live event coverage of the celebration featuring; live music, fire dancing, and some of the hottest artists on the East Coast

RandomTV Inaugural Coverage
Tuesday, January 20: 8am EST
The RandomTV crew will be bringing us all the emotions, the drama, and the hopes of people as they witness the inauguration of America’s first black president.

Tuesday, January 20: 8am EST
The Quaker “Start with Substance” campaign will help to encourage American families to answer President-elect Barack Obama’s call to help others in a time of need.

Events for the first week of January 2009

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Ustream is bringing in the New Year with a great first week of exciting streams including more from the Timeless Dancers of Nip/Tuck, CES, The Army All American Bowl, Celebrity Training, great music from Matthew Ebel, a stream LIVE from MacWorld, and more. 

On Saturday at 11am CST, the Army All American Bowl LIVE! The U.S. Army All-American Bowl will once again feature tomorrow’s college and NFL stars in a classic East vs. West match-up at San Antonio’s Alamodome. Through the All-American Bowl, the U.S. Army helps shape these future leaders by providing a national forum for these student-athletes to showcase their extraordinary talents. The second-annual U.S. Army All-American Marching Band, comprised of 97 of the nation’s finest young musicians, will once again perform at halftime of the Bowl. Tune in and watch with us LIVE: 

Saturday January 3rd at 3:30pm Eastern we have The WoW Insider Show. This stream covers news and views about and from the World of Warcraft. It’s the weekly podcast of WoW Insider, and you can learn more about the show and WoW here. Watch with us LIVE: The WoW Insider Show

Daily through January 6, Nip Tuck’s “Timeless Beauties” will be dancing LIVE at the Beverly Center! The three iconic dancers; “Go Go,” “Starlet” and “Princess” will interact in-person with visitors at Los Angeles’ Beverly Center as well as virtually in the Ustream chat. Vote online for your favorite! If you’re not in LA, tune in LIVE at watch with us here: 

Every Tuesday at 6pm EST Matthew Ebel comes to us LIVE for what he calls Piano Rock. In these sessions he plays some amazing music, chats with fans, and has a great time with his audience. For more info on Matthew visit his website: http://matthewebel.com
To watch him live every Tuesday, tune in here:

On Wednesday, January 7th from 2-7pm EST our Celebrity Trainer, Valerie Waters will be LIVE answering diet and fitness questions. As a celebrity trainer, we never know who she’ll have on as guests, so tune in with us here to to watch! 
Valerie Waters, Celebrity Trainer Live – http://www.ustream.tv/channel/red-carpet-ready-club

On Thursday, January 8th from 5:30-8p PST we have LIVE CES event coverage. Watch the event LIVE from the Wynn Resort and Casino for the charity PC build here:

 

 

Events for the week of December 15, 2008

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This week is an exciting one. We have many great streams including a 24/7 Malayan Tiger Cam, Santa, Celebrity training, and more.

Daily, from 3-9p PST we have Santa Clause Live. Santa will be streaming LIVE from his work shop at the North Pole nightly all the way through Christmas! Tune in to chat with Santa, tell him in person what you want this year, and listen to some great Christmas music with people from around the world. Chat with Santa LIVE nightly here: 

On Tuesday, the 16th at 5p PST, we have Valerie Waters Red Carpet-Ready Training Q&A.  Celebrity trainer, Valerie Waters, unveils the results of 6 week training program with showcased women who have slimmed down using her six-week plan; event is culmination of following.  Watch with us LIVE here:
http://www.ustream.tv/channel/red-carpet-ready-club

On Tuesday the 16th at 6:30p PST, join Best Selling “Wolf of Wallstreet” Author Jordan Belfort as he discusses his new book, “The Rise and Fall of an American Entreprenurial Icon”.  Watch with us live here:  http://www.ustream.tv/channel/wolfofwallstreet

On Tuesday, December 16th at 7 pm PST, come watch another Peter Himmelman music broadcast. This week he invites The Pretenders slide guitarist, Eric Heywood, into the jam session madness: 

http://www.ustream.tv/channel/peterhimmelman

 

December 18th, at 5p PST we have Zedalza New York. The Zedalza guys try to help people laugh at absurdity and hypocrisy on their LIVE show. Hosted by Frank Valbiro, Anthony Valbiro and Mike Alonzi these three incorporate an open talk forum and encourage viewers to participate in the broadcasts by calling in live and interacting through the chat room during the show.
Tune in with us for entertainment for a New Generation here:
http://www.ustream.tv/channel/zedalza-new-york

Daily, we have The Malaysian National Zoo’s Tiger Cam! The head zoo keeper tells us that it’s mating season right now, and they are waiting for the female tiger to give birth.  These Malayan Tigers have three cameras inside the show area, and one inside the night/feeding quarters.  Feeding time is around 1-2a PST. The tigers are usually active in the morning from 4-6p PST, when they’re released from the night quarters into their show area.

Tune in for live Tiger action here: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/271971