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EarthCam Launches LIVE Streaming Video Camera in Las Vegas

MGM Grand Cam Now Offers Viewers Both Streaming Video and Frequently Updating Video Images


New York, April 9, 2002 -- a, Arial">EarthCam (, the Internet's premier global webcam network and leader in webcasting technology, is excited to announce the launch of its newest streaming video camera, the MGM Grand Cam. Located in Las Vegas, Nevada, the MGM Grand Cam ( offers visitors the opportunity to choose between viewing the camera as either streaming video or as frequently updating video images.

Strategically positioned outside the famous MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in the desert paradise of Las Vegas, this new streaming camera pans, tilts and zooms to capture multiple shots of the local scenery. Visitors to the MGM Grand Cam can see views of the famous MGM Lion, the New York, New York Hotel and Casino, and the excitement surrounding the intersection at Tropicana and Las Vegas Boulevards.

EarthCam's new streaming MGM Grand Cam can be viewed, along with other MetroCams located worldwide, at Viewers interested in seeing additional cameras with streaming video can check out EarthCam's cameras in Times Square, New York ( and New Orleans, Louisiana ( is the leading network of live webcams and, as the premier webcam portal, offers the most comprehensive search engine of webcams from around the world. EarthCam provides complete infrastructure services to manage, host and maintain live images for it's corporate clients. Partners include: Yahoo!, Intel, MSN, ESPN,, and As the premier provider of live images on the Internet, EarthCam webcasts events such as Daytona 500, Mardi Gras, Halloween, New Year's Eve and the past four Super Bowls for the NFL. EarthCamTV ( is a live personal broadcasting and video chat site. is EarthCam's full-service e-commerce site dedicated solely to providing webcam solutions. Visit EarthCam at


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