- I just signed up for the hell of it and did my first live broadcast
but their sound is frakked up (it doesn't always record). I sent an
email to let them know there's a problem because my MacBook Pro is in
It's not really my type of thing, but the site set up is very web
2.0... super-interactive. You can even chat while you broadcast and
you can invite others to be a co-host with you! That's pretty cool...
Shame about the technical isues...
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Andrew <andrew@...> wrote:
> Canada's Alliance Atlantis Communications - the 800lb media gorilla
> owns many of the Canadian specialty channels, distributes a lot of U.S.
> movies in Canada and produces CBS' CSI shows - has started up a new
> service called BlogTV.ca. The idea is to stream live video and audio
> the web. It's different than YouTube because apparently all the streams
> are live video only. I say apparently because they site rejects anyone
> with a non-Canadian IP address.
> CBC has info at
> The problem with this business model that I see right away is that
> Canada is one tenth the size of the U.S. - if you try to access the
> it blocks you without a Canadian IP address. Why exclude everybody who
> isn't Canadian? Does that make sense? Heck, I am Canadian (currently
> living in Mexico) and I can't watch it from here.
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