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.
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.