It's amazing to start out broadcasting on just the internet in 2000, and less than 10 years later have people listening from smart phones, in their cars and from wireless internet devices.
Foster City, CA (PRWEB) June 14, 2010
Live365, one of the world’s largest internet broadcasting networks and provider of premier broadcasting services, announces an online video contest to celebrate 10 years of broadcasting. The new video contest showcases the faces behind the brand and highlights the company’s key differentiator: in an age of database-driven playlist creation, Live365 radio stations are still programmed by tastemakers with a passion for a wide variety of music and talk.
Any visitor of Live365.com — including listeners and broadcasters — can create a video, upload it to YouTube, and fill out the entry form by clicking the homepage banner or going directly to live365.com/video. Prizes include a cash prize (first place), Grace Digital device (2nd place), and free VIP all-access membership (3rd place). Deadline for new entries is July 1st, 2010, and finalist videos will be featured on the new Live365.com website to be unveiled this summer.
Live365.com has broadcast continuously since 1999 and is one of the only internet music companies to survive the dot-com collapse and go on to create profitable broadcasting and listener subscription services. Ten years later, the Live365 network reaches beyond the internet to mobile phones and devices such as TiVO and WDTV Live. It features more than 6,000 radio stations and millions of unique listeners. In fact, 129 stations that launched before 2000 are still active today and celebrating their 10-year anniversaries.
“It's amazing to start out broadcasting on just the internet in 2000, and less than 10 years later have people listening from smart phones, in their cars and from wireless internet devices,” shared DJ Xavier of House Music 101 on Live365. “My passion for internet radio has only grown, and I truly have caught my second wind for the love of broadcasting!”
Anyone interested in setting up a radio station with Live365 can do so by visiting http://www.live365.com/broadcast.
About Live365, Inc.
Live365, Inc. is a pioneer in internet radio and broadcasting services, having broadcast continuously since 1999. The Live365 radio network reaches millions of listeners worldwide, offering greater breadth and depth of high-quality streaming music, talk, and audio than any other network. Featuring 250+ genres of music produced by 6,000+ broadcasters and music tastemakers from over 150 countries, Live365 boasts a roster of artists and radio producers ranging from the Atlanta Symphony, Pat Metheny, and Carlos Santana, to commercial and public radio stations, to individual DJs who program stations in every musical style.
Live365's end-to-end broadcast platform empowers individuals and organizations alike by giving them a "voice" to reach audiences around the globe. Through easy-to-use tools and services as well as royalty coverage, anyone with a computer and internet connection can create his or her own internet radio station and reach a global audience with minimal cost and effort.
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