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EarthCam Launches Independence Day Cams to Celebrate 4th of July

Ground Zero Cam Featured in 4th of July Collection of Cameras


New York, July 4, 2004 -- EarthCam , experts in webcam technology and a leader in webcasting premier events, is proud to announce its collection of Independence Day Cams. Brought together in honor of the 4th of July, the Independence Day Cams will capture the fireworks displays from a number of cities located throughout the country.

EarthCam's Independence Day Cams include cameras from a number of U.S. cities, specifically Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Seattle, our nation's capitol, Washington, D.C. The cameras provide patriotic views of a variety of landmarks and skylines allowing visitors to see the fireworks as they explode and light up the skies with the red, white and blue.

One of the most prominent cameras starring in this year's Independence Day Cams will be EarthCam's Ground Zero Cam. Viewers can see New York Governor George E. Pataki presiding as a cornerstone is laid for the Freedom Tower. The cornerstone is made of more than 20 tons of garnet-flecked granite from the Adirondacks in upstate New York and will be the first piece of the foundation of the building. The Freedom Tower will soar 1,776 feet above ground.

All of these cameras and more are available at

EarthCam is the recognized leader in providing live streaming video webcam software and technology solutions to businesses. Commencing in 1996, EarthCam began developing the proprietary software, network infrastructure and technical expertise that now allows it to deliver millions of live images to thousands of users each day. EarthCam provides complete infrastructure services to manage, host and maintain live streaming video camera systems for its corporate clients. Clients include the US Department of Defense, Kodak, Panasonic, Bechtel Construction, Ford, AOL, Verizon, Motorola, Toys "R" Us, Turner Construction, NASA, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, New York City Department of Transportation, City of Chicago, Parsons Brinckerhoff, Bovis Lend Lease, Skanska and the Army Corps of Engineers. Visit EarthCam at:


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