EarthCam Presents 12th Annual Worldwide New Year's Celebration Webcast Online and On Mobile Devices
Schedules International Coverage Plus 25 Times Square Cameras
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
New York, December 27, 2007 -- EarthCam (www.earthcam.com), the industry leader in webcam technology and pioneer in webcasting premier events, will transmit the annual New Year's Eve Times Square celebration live from New York City for the 12th consecutive year and ring in 2008 with cameras around the world.
EarthCam viewers will experience the famous New Year's Eve celebration in Times Square, New York, presented by Panasonic, through 25 live camera views including streaming video December 31st beginning at 12 noon ET. Cameras located in 14 additional locations from Washington DC, Las Vegas and Seattle, in the United States to London, Prague and Malta will provide additional live and archived views of national and international celebrations.
EarthCam, the Official Webcam of Times Square, brings the world's largest party directly to visitors via its interactive New Year's website. Visitors to http://newyears.earthcam.com will enjoy streaming video with audio, multiple webcams strategically located all around Times Square, and a moblog for users with cell phone cameras to post their New Year's themed pictures. Anyone with a webcam will be able to join in the fun by broadcasting their very own New Year's Eve party directly on My EarthCam's MyCam Page section of the website.
Sprint customers will have exclusive access to the event webcast on their mobile devices.
"EarthCam is proud to be the premier source of the most comprehensive online coverage of New Year's Eve for the 12th consecutive year," said Justin Camerlengo, Director of Marketing of EarthCam. "Our advanced technology and the expanded bandwidth bring the webcast to a new standard enabling millions worldwide to select cameras and enjoy the spectacular live as it happens without interruption."
EarthCam will also be present in the heart of Times Square at the information center located at 47th Street and 7th Avenue with 4 streaming video Internet postcard kiosks presented by Panasonic and photo Internet postcard kiosk presented by Yahoo!. These kiosks allow users to digitally capture their video and pictures, and email New Year's greetings to friends around the world instantly from Times Square.
EarthCam.com is the leading network of live webcams and offers the most comprehensive search engine of webcams from around the world with more than 200,000 unique visitors daily. EarthCam provides complete infrastructure services to manage, host and maintain live streaming video camera systems for its corporate clients. Clients include Panasonic, Ford, NASA, Pfizer, This Old House, Sprint, Chevrolet, Yahoo!, Disney, Coca-Cola, Discover Card, Ford, Hawaiian Tropic, Anheuser-Busch, the Seattle Space Needle, and Prudential among others.
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