Posts made in June, 2008

George Carlin R.I.M.F.P.

Posted by on Jun 27, 2008 in Featured Channels | 1 comment

The legendary comedian George Carlin who continuously pushed the boundaries of what is socially acceptable has died of heart failure aged 71 and what better way to pay homage to the great man than to watch, listen and laugh to a true pioneer of comedy.

George Carlin Rest in Peace and we hope that the doorman at the Pearly Gates turns a blind eye to your wondrous profanity.

The late great George Carlin is celebrated in video here on WorldTV

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Article in the Irish Independent Newspaper covers WorldTV

Posted by on Jun 19, 2008 in Press Coverage | 2 comments

Ireland’s national newspaper the Irish Independent today ran a feature on the coming ‘TV Revolution’ which includes a nice write-up of WorldTV.

In it our Founder (pictured) talks about the channels everyone is making on WorldTV saying “People are starting to put their own shows together, ranging from music compilations to genre-specific channels such as extreme mountain biking”.

He goes on to say “We’ve worked very hard to make the interface easy to use. There’s no learning curve. My mum’s made a channel and if she can, anyone can!”

The full text of the article can be read on SiliconRepublic and the Irish Independent website.

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Live video support for the iPhone coming

Posted by on Jun 15, 2008 in General News | 0 comments

Our friends over at Qik have been hard at work lately on expanding the range of phones which can be used to do live video streaming. This means WorldTV users will soon have a much wider selection of phones to add live video to their channels.

First up, we can tell you that iPhone support is coming. You can read more over at Mashable and see a demo of it in action by Michael from Qik.

Secondly, Qik will soon have support for Windows mobile based phones. Coverage of this over at Techcrunch.

If live mobile phone video streaming is of interest to you, be sure to follow the Qik blog. We’ll also post updates here as the support for both goes live.

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Tu.TV for you/para ti

Posted by on Jun 12, 2008 in Change Log | 3 comments

Tu.TV for you!

Spanish-speaking countries are some of WorldTVs biggest growth areas to date and so in recognition of this we have added Spanish language site Tu.TV. Tu TV is an extremely popular video content site among Spanish speaking communities globally and we hope this special addition to our “list of supported sites” enables our users to discover even more Spanish language clips.

Create your own WorldTV Channel here

¡Tu.TV para ti!

El mundo hispanohablante es una de las más importantes áreas de crecimiento de WorldTV hoy en día y debido a esto hemos incorporado el sitio Tu.TV de idioma español a nuestra página Web. Tu.TV es un sitio extremadamente popular entre los hispanohablantes en todo el mundo y esperamos que esta adición especial a nuestra “lista de sitios sostenidos” permita a nuestros usuarios descubrir más video clips en idioma español.

Crea tu propio Canal de televisión aquí

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