Webware 100 winner: Justin.tv
Justin.tv on Tuesday is rolling out a tweaked version of its broadcasting tools that the company says is bringing in a 700 percent increase in the number of people who begin a live stream.
Famous as a haven for anonymous voyeurs, the streaming-video site will now let you filter through chat rooms to find out where your real friends are.
Tim Shaw, a somewhat minor U.K. TV personality, plans to shut himself and a camera in a steel box for 30 days. If you can locate him, you win money.
Viewers reportedly egged on the man, who overdosed while on live Internet video.
Video site is in trouble with the U.K.'s Premier League, which accuses it of illegally streaming soccer matches.
Justine Ezarik, a 23-year-old Pittsburgh native, debuts in a "Truman Show"-esque Web broadcast.
Justin.TV relaunches with a slew of new features. Where's the main attraction? Sleeping in of course.
Helmet cam. Check. EV-DO connection. Check. Web site. Check. Interesting. Check.
The live-streaming platform gets HD-quality streaming by having users process the video in real time on their machines. The results are gorgeous.