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Microsoft, RealNetworks turn it up at conference

RealNetworks celebrates five years of leadership in the market for streaming media, while Microsoft looks to capture some attention with its latest media player.

 

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RealNetworks celebrates five years of leadership in the market for streaming media, while Microsoft looks to capture some attention with its latest media player.

"Real is obviously looking beyond the desktop."

- Kevin Hause, analyst, International Data Corp.

 


Microsoft to introduce Windows Media 7
The company is set to show off its latest media technology in hopes of edging past competitor RealNetworks in the battle for Internet audio and video software dominance.

RealNetworks marks streaming milestones
update At the National Association of Broadcasters conference, the company will celebrate its fifth anniversary, the 115 millionth RealPlayer user, and a handful of technology advances.

Akamai bolsters broadband video roster
The Web hosting company inks separate deals with streaming media giant RealNetworks and Virage, an image and video search engine maker.

previous coverage
Apple makes streaming software for Windows servers
One would think Apple is turning into a software maker, judging by its newly unveiled open-source project.

Media Player goes for mainstream audience
update Microsoft releases a preview version of its newest Windows Media Player in its latest push to unseat RealNetworks as the dominant provider of online multimedia technology.