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This Week in Highlights – The Top 5 Highlights of the Week!

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It has been quite a busy week on Ustream! In case you missed it, here is a run-down of the top 5 Ustream moments this week, in no particular order:

1. Soyuz Spaceship Blasts Off for ISS Mission

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2. Amile Jefferson Chooses Duke University

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3. Paul McCartney Performs “Yesterday” in Mexico City

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4. Stuffwelike: Diablo 3 Launch

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5. Adam Lambert Fan Interview with Billboard

Weekly Events Calendar 5/14

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Loveline
M-F at 10p PT/1a ET
Loveline is live every weeknight with Dr. Drew and co-hosts Mike and Simone. Join them this week for a lineup of special guests. Monday they’ll host the show with living legend John Lydon from the Sex Pistols!

Ben Burgess Chat Presented by Maxim
Tuesday, May 15 at 1p PT/4p ET
Tune in for a live Q&A with songwriter Ben Burgess. He’ll be answering viewer questions about his music. Also, there may or may not be hot girls in bikinis. You’ll have to tune in and see. [clear here]

Macy’s Brazil: A Magical Journey
Tuesday, May 15 at 3:30p PT/6:30p ET
Join Macys for a celebration as they kick off their magical journey to Brazil with a VIP party & concert at Herald Square!

 

Billboard: Battle of the Bands Showdown Concert
Friday, May 18 at 8p PT/11p ET
The top contenders have been chosen in Billboard’s Battle of the Bands Showdown: Saints of Valory, Savannah Outen, Patent Pending, After The Smoke, Take The Day, and Doe Eye. Taio Cruz hosts the showdown concert at the Joint at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

Backstage at the Billboard Music Awards
Sunday, May 20 at 3:30p PT/6:30p ET
Get full-on backstage access during the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday! See Rihanna, Katy Perry, Adele, Justin Bieber, and more mingle backstage before accepting their awards!

 

PGA Tour
PGA Tour pressers this week:
Tue at 8:15a PT/11:15a ET – Nancy Lopez
Tue at 8:40a PT/11:40p ET – Keegan Bradley
Tue at 11a PT/2p ET – Matt Kuchar
Tue at 12p PT/3p ET – Erik Compton
Wed time TBD – Adam Scott
Wed time TBD – Ernie Els

HRTV Live from the Preakness
Wednesday, May 16 – Sunday, May 21
Horse Racing TV will be live from the 137th Preakness Stakes all week. Tune in for live reports from the stakes barn and interviews with owners and trainers. Then keep your computer up to see all the behind-the-scenes action on race day!

Strikeforce Chat with Gilbert Melendez
Thursday, May 17 at 10:30a PT/1:30p ET
As the countdown for his Strikeforce title fight begins, lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez answers fan questions live! Log on to hear from El Niño before he steps in the ring with Josh Thomson! Tweet questions with #Strikeforcechat!

Strikeforce Chat with Josh Barnett
Friday, May 18 at 10:30a PT/1:30p ET
One day before he battles for supremacy in the Strikeforce World Grand Prix Heavyweight Tournament, Josh Thomson sits down with Showtime Sports to answer fight fan questions live on Ustream.

A5N Rugby: Japan vs. Hong Kong
Friday, May 18 at 9p PT/12a ET
It’s time for another Asian 5 Nations Rugby match! See Japan take on Hong Kong, and get your PPV tickets today!

 

 

Secretary Clinton’s Global Town Hall with Civil Society
Wednesday, May 16 at 7a PT/10a ET
Secretary Clinton will host the Global Town Hall event with representatives of U.S. and international civil society, as well as the Strategic Dialogue with Civil Society’s Federal Advisory Committee. Their mission: to illustrate why a strong relationship between governments and civil society is important for democracy.

Weekly Events Calendar 2/27

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Mugler Women’s Fashion Snow
Tuesday, Feb. 28 and Wednesday, Feb. 29
You are cordially invited to the House of Mugler to see preparations for the third womenswear collection under designer Nicola Formichetti. Tune in all day Tuesday for interviews with bloggers and Mugler employees, then tune in on Wednesday to see the collection LIVE on the runway!

Chase Jarvis Live Photo Shoot
Wednesday, Feb. 29 at 10am PT/1pm ET
Celebrated photographer Chase Jarvis and Superfad are teaming up to deliver a behind-the-scenes look at the mother of all high-speed cameras, the Phantom Flex. The live photo shoot will be shot on the Phantom Flex and Chase will be describing his process along the way, so tune in and get some expert tips!

MTV RapFix Live
Wednesday, Feb. 29 at 1pm PT/4pm ET
MTV is back with an all-new episode of RapFix. This week’s guest is top-secret, so you’ll just have to tune in and see who it is.

 

Billboard’s The Music Insider
Thursday, March 1 at 12pm PT/3pm ET
Downtown Julie Brown is back this week with an all-new episode of “The Music Insider.” Get the 411 on new music, plus fashion and music news. There’s even going to be a special studio guest! [clear here]

Live chat with Anti-Flag
Thursday, March 1 at 5pm PT/8pm ET
Fans of Anti-Flag will get a chance to interact with the band and ask them questions during a live chat with “Fantime Live.”

 

PGA Tour Pressers
Tuesday, Feb. 28 and Wednesday, Feb. 29
The PGA tour is back with press conferences with top golfers, including Tiger Woods, Keegan Bradley, Lee Westwood, and more! Check in on the channel page for a complete schedule. [clear here]

Mayweather vs. Cotto Press Conference
Tuesday, Feb. 28 at 10am PT/1pm ET
Tune in for a pre-fight press conference live from NYC before the highly anticipated match up between Floyd Mayweather and Miguel Cotto. [clear here]

Blogs with Balls Live
Tuesday, Feb. 28 at 5pm PT/8pm ET
Join Bloomberg Sports, BWB and their special guests from the Chicago Cubs for a discussion on sports and technology. Get a sneak peak into Bloomberg’s new offering for fantasy, as well as a first hand look at the technology used by professional teams and their tablet app for pro athletes.

Weekly Events Calendar 2/13

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Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
Monday, Feb. 13 – Wednesday, Feb. 15
Get ready for 3 days of beautiful Beagles, majestic Mastiffs, and tenacious terriers from the Westminster Dog Show in Madison Square Garden. The presigious yearly event brings some of the most pedigreed pooches in the business, and you can watch them strut their stuff live!

Playstation Vita Live Chat
Monday, Feb. 13 at 3p PT/6p ET
Playstation is launching their new handheld gaming device, called Vita, and hosting a live chat on Ustream to answer questions and debut the new device. Be sure to tune in for an opportunity to see it in action.

MTV First: Taylor Swift Music Video Premiere
Monday, Feb. 13 at 4:54p PT/7:54p ET
Taylor Swift will be premiering her new video for “Safe and Sound” and sitting down for a live Q&A after, so if you’re a true fan, you won’t want to miss it! [clear here]

Hollywood Reporter Golden Collar Awards
Monday, Feb. 13 at 5:30p PT/8:30p ET
Join the Hollywood Reporter for live coverage of the Golden Collar Awards on Monday night, the only awards show that exclusively honors dogs in film! Our vote goes to Uggie the dog from the film “The Artist.” Who gets your vote?

Gametrailers Live Playstation Vita Special
Monday, Feb. 13 at 6p PT/9p ET
Editors at Gametrailers will also be live Monday night covering the release of the new PS Vita. They’ve gotten their hands on some of the controllers and will be answering questions and talking about the console with viewers.

RapFix Live with MTV
Wednesday, Feb. 15 at 1p PT/4p ET
Join MTV for another episode of RapFix live this week. The in-studio guest is yet-to-be-announced, but with hip-hop luminaries like 2Chainz, Bow Wow, Too $hort, and more gracing the couch each week, you know it’ll be someone amazing!

Billboard: TMI
Thursday, Feb. 16 at 12p PT/3p ET
Billboard will be live for episode 13 with Downtown Julie Brown this Thursday. She’ll be discussing the latest in music, fashion, and culture with other Billboard editors!

 

Blythe Raw
Friday, Feb. 17 at 12p PT/3p ET
Blythe Raw is bringing raw to the masses every Friday afternoon, where she hosts guests in her gorgeous studio kitchen and teaches you how to make meals that are as delicious as they are healthy! If you’ve never watched her show, you should definitely check it out!

Austin Mahone Ustream Concert
Friday, Feb. 17 at 3p PT/6p ET
Ustream megastar (and fan favorite) Austin Mahone does weekly Ustream concerts for his fans. Friday afternoon he’ll be live again from his home to serenade a virtual packed house on Ustream.

XSAN Supercast Late Models
Monday, Feb. 13 – Friday, Feb. 17
More dirt track action is coming straight at you from the Winternationals in Florida! This PPV event will get you access to the XSAN Supercast and all the bonus footage that won’t be shown anywhere else!

USA Curling
Monday, Feb. 13 – Wednesday, Feb. 15
Curling is a funny-looking sport, but its enjoyed immense popularity since its debut at the Olympics in 1998. If you’re curious to check it out, tune in this week to catch USA Curling live on Ustream (and it’s free!).

World Series of Boxing
Friday, Feb. 17 at 7p PT/10p ET
Get PPV tickets to the World Series of Boxing, where Mexico City will take on Baku Fires on Friday!

Weekly Events Calendar 10/10

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——– Monday, October 10 ——–

Kid Ink:  “Wheels Up” Listening Release Party
5:00p PT/8:00p ET
Kid Ink is taking his release party to Ustream. His new mixtape, “Wheels Up,” will be played in its entirety for fans during the broadcast. So tune in and check it out! [clear here]

Trey Songz Live
6:00p PT/9:00p ET
Trey Songz is going live again tonight to get fans hyped up about his upcoming mixtape, “Anticipation II” on 11/1/11. Since it’s around dinner time (if you’re on the west coast) let’s call it “dinner with Trey.” If you’ve seen his broadcasts before, you know he’ll probably be eating. [clear here]
——– Tuesday, October 11 ——–

Christina Perri LIVE from London
11a PT/2p ET
Singer/songwriter Christina Perri is in London right now, and she’ll be streaming her show at Monto Water Rats for fans worldwide to see and hear her sweet melodic voice! [clear here]
Thom Yorke Spinning on Boiler Room TV
12p PT/3p ET
Tuesday it’s time for a Radiohead takeover on Boilerroom TV. Thom Yorke will be spinning, along with Jamie XX, Caribou, Lone, and Illum Sphere. [clear here]
Evanescence Live with Billboard
1p PT/4p ET
Billboard presents a live Q&A with Evanescence frontwoman Amy Lee. Fans will get a chance to have their voices heard by asking questions in the social stream, so be sure to tune in! [clear here]
New Stage with Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino
5p PT/8p ET
Because the NIH has still failed to classify his mere existence as a health hazard, Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino is starring in a new webseries called New Stage. Meant to be a comedic take on shows like So You Think You Can Dance, The Situation plays a hip hop star on the judges panel. Sound like a recipe for hilarity? We think so. [clear here]
——– Wednesday October 12 ——–

Ask Dr. Drew
10:30a PT/1:30p ET
TV’s favorite board certified physician is taking his advice game to Ustream, where he’ll be talking about his new show, Lifechangers. Dr. Drew aims to give viewers the chance to live their best lives by transforming the way they look at health, happiness, and fitness. The Doctor is in! Now is your chance to ask a question. What will it be? [clear here]
Dadlabs Chat
12p PT/3p ET
The Dads at Dadlabs are back this week with an all-new show, and their usual advice for dads on parenting, fatherhood, children, and coping with wives and mothers. Tune in as the Dads tackle the issues of today: from breast feeding in public to head lice to poop in the tub. [clear here]

Weird Al Interview with Billboard

1p PT/4p ET
It’s been an awfully long while since Weird Al graced Ustreamland with his live presence (see this video here), but we’re so excited to have him back this Wednesday for a Q&A with Billboard from their offices! If you could ask the master of song parody anything, what would it be? [clear here]
Mac Miller on MTV
8p PT/11p ET
Rap’s rising star Mac Miller is going live with MTV this week. Why? We have no idea! So why don’t you tune in and find out! [clear here]
——– Friday, October 14 ——–

MTV NY Comic Con Live
All Day
MTV is bringing you coverage from New York’s Comic Con! That means all of the costumes, gamers, fans, and celebrities will be accessible from wherever you are in the world–so you can get a first peek at all the latest developments and news from the world’s biggest popular culture convention. [clear here]
——– Saturday, October 15 ——–

OneThroughLove Premiere and Live Global Dialogue
12p PT/3p ET
OneThroughLove is a film that depicts the growing popularity of the life and writings of Jalaluddin Rumi and Shams of Tabriz in the West. Running at the Mill Valley International Film Festival, the stream will serve as a “live global dialogue” to discuss the many ways of applying the ancient teachings to modern day life. [clear here]
——– Sunday, October 16 ——–

Dalai Lama: Mind & Life XXIII: Ecology, Ethics, Interdependence
8:30a PT/11:30a ET
His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be engaging in a live dialogue from Dharamsala, India with activists and ecological scientists to discuss the intersection of individual choices with environmental consequences. [clear here]

Eckhart Tolle Live TV Meditation
1p PT/4p ET
Spiritual leader and guide Eckhart Tolle is leading another live meditation on Ustream this Sunday. His book “The Power of Now” has transformed modern spirituality and is widely regarded as one of the most important books on Spirituality written during our time. [clear here]
American Ballet Theatre Season Preview Guggeheim
3:30p PT/6:30p ET
The American Ballet Theatre is giving a free season preview to Ustream viewers. The venerated ballet company has been wowing audiences since 1937, and is widely regarded as one of the foremost (if not THE foremost) ballet companies of the 20th Century. [clear here]

Weekly Events Calendar, 8/1

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The long-awaited, much anticipated event is upon us. But since you can’t hook yourself up to a TV and watch all the sharktastic action 24/7, may we humbly suggest tuning in to the Georgia Aquarium’s Shark Week cam all this week. Daily feedings and live chats with divers take place at 12:30pm ET.

——– Monday, Aug. 1st ——–

Mo’Nique Mondays
12pm PT/3pm ET
Your girl Mo’Nique is back! She loves talking so much, she needed to take her talk show to Ustream! Continue the conversation with her on the first Monday of every month. [clear here]

TLA: Creating and Publishing eBooks for iPad
12:40pm PT/3:40pm PT
Learn everything you need to know about creating content for the iPad in this Learning Annex class. [clear here]
Billboard Live Q&A with Greyson Chance
1:30pm PT
Pop-singer Greyson Chance (born in 1997–feel old yet?) is stopping by Billboard’s studio for a live Q&A with fans. They got a hold of his new debut album, “Hold on to the Night” and they’ll be previewing some tracks as well! [clear here]
——– Tuesday, Aug. 2nd ——–

PGA Tour Press Conferences

11am PT/2pm ET
See live press conferences with Darren Clarke, Martin Kaymer, and Tiger Woods starting at 11am PT/2pm ET. [clear here]
TLA: I Love My Cat But…
11:20am PT/2:20pm ET
If you’re a loving, but exhausted and sometimes frustrated cat guardian, this is your chance to learn creative, fun and entertaining ways to remove the “but’s” that can sometimes plague your relationship with your pet. [clear here]
——– Wednesday, Aug. 3rd ——–

Stardoll JC Penney Chat

9am PT/12pm ET
See a live interview with a Stardoll designer and three girls modeling clothes from the JC Penney line! [clear here]

Woodland Park Zoo’s Grizzly Bear Cam
11:15am PT/2:15pm ET
To celebrate the re-launch of their live cam, Woodland Park Zoo keepers will present the Zoo’s resident Grizzlies, 17-year-old brothers Keema and Denali, with a piñata filled with coffee grounds (apparently they love coffee). Tune to watch the bears dig into the piñata in search of the stimulating coffee treat, generously donated by Caffé Vita. [clear here]

TLA: Nail art Wednesday!
Crafty nail art is taking the fashion and DIY world by storm! Come learn from these two back-to-back Learning Annex classes how to get the hottest looks worn by celebrities at home!
Trends in Celebrity Nail Art 3:20pm PT/6:20pm ET
Chic & Easy Celebrity Nail Art Tutorials 4pm PT/7pm ET

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TLA: Dog 101: Mutts vs. Pedigrees
4:40pm PT
A must-see for anyone wavering between adopting a mutt and going purebred. This class will cover the differences between mutts and pedigrees, along with the influences of history and genetics on dog behavior and health with intructor Dr. Jeff Kolbjornsen. [clear here]
Beluga Heights TV Zach Katz Executive Live Chat
6pm PT/9pm ET
Beluga Heights TV gives you an insiders look at super producer J.R Rotem and his label Beluga Heights, whose artists include Jason Derulo, Iyaz, Mann, Livvi Franc and Sean Kingston, as well as executives Zach Katz & Tommy Rotem. [clear here]
——– Friday, Aug. 5th ——–

G Series FIT Chat with Katie Johnson
11am PT/2pm ET
G Series FIT presents a series of LIVE Q&A’s with Men’s and Women’s Health fitness experts. Tune in this week to see Katie Johnson answer your fitness questions! [clear here]

Blythe Raw Debut
12pm PT/3pm ET
Blythe Metz hosts a talk show about the benefits of raw foods and shares recipes and cooking tips! [clear here]
UFC 133: Evans vs. Ortiz Weigh-In
1pm PT/4pm ET
See the live weigh-in before Saturday’s epic battle between Rashad Evans and Tito Ortiz. [clear here]
——– Saturday, Aug. 6th ——–

International Rugby Tests
England vs. Wales 6:30am PT
Ireland vs. Scotland 8:30am PT

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GAA Chamionship AIS Football Quarterfinal: Dublin vs Tyrone/Roscommon
11am -1pm PT

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Gavin DeGraw, Live on the Road
1pm PT/4pm ET
Gavin will be broadcasting from various venues and cities while on tour with Maroon 5 and Train.  Tune in this weekend to catch up with him! [clear here]

UFC 133
Heavy MMA “Fight Day” 2pm PT
UFC Official PPV

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Weekly Events Calendar 7/25

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Monday, 7/25

Billboard Live Q&A with Kelly Rowland
1:30pm PT/4:30pm ET
Kelly Rowland stops by Billboard’s offices for a Q&A about her new album, “Here I Am” hitting shelves Tuesday, July 26th. You can tune in and send your questions with #bbkelly
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Britney Spears Special Announcement
3:05pm PT/6:05pm ET
For the very first time, Britney will be using Ustream’s Facebook app to make an exclusive, special announcement to her fans! What will it be? What will she be wearing? How will her hair look? We can’t answer any of these questions for you, so you’ll have to tune in to find out!
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Tuesday, 7/26

GE: Healthymagination Game Changers Summit
6am PT/9am ET
The Game Changers Summit dives deep into how social gaming, personal tech, and mobile devices can catalyze behavior change, fostering better experience & greater engagement for everyone. To join the conversation, tweet with #Ask GE.

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EA Sports Madden NFL Pigskin Pro-Am Eve event
Tues, 4pm PT/7pm ET and Wed,
EA Sports will be bringing you exclusive coverage of the NFL Pigskin Pro-Am Eve event, and will be revealing the release date of NFL 12 and showing live gameplay from the Madden NFL 12 Demo! [clear here]
Wednesday, 7/27

SESAC Annual Songwriter’s Bootcamp
9am PT/12pm ET
Join SESAC, the Performing Rights Organization, for the 4th annual Songwriter’s Bootcamp on Ustream! The event offers panel lectures and discussions courtesy of an array of established writers, producers, lawyers and industry insiders.

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Rockefeller Foundation Innovation Forum

11:30am PT/2:30pm ET
The Rockefeller Foundation’s Innovation Forum and Awards Ceremony gathers creative and inventive minds to discuss the urgent challenges facing poor and vulnerable people around the world. Special guests this year include Dr. Paul Farmer, Prof. Muhammad Yunus, and President Bill Clinton. [clear here]

Friday, 7/28

EVO World 2011 Finals
Friday-Sunday
See all the gaming community come together for this yearly championship series representing the largest and longest-running fighting game tournaments in the world. This year’s game lineup includes Super Street Fighter 4, Tekken 6, Mortal Kombat 9, Marvel vs. Capcom 3, and Blazblue: Continum Shift.
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TechCrunch Mobile First CrunchUp
1pm PT/4pm ET
Join TechCrunch in the Mobile First CrunchUp where they explore the future of mobile platforms and services. Speakers include: Kevin Systrom, CEO Instagram; Tristan Walker, director business development, Foursquare; Matías Duarte, Director of User Experience, Android, and more!
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