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Short Take: RealNetworks updates streaming tools

RealNetworks has released RealSystem 5.0, a streaming media package that includes RealPlayers, RealServers, and publishing tools. The new release improves audio and video quality, said the company, and allows for commerce-enabled streaming media for pay-per-view and other applications. Certain components of RealSystem 5.0 are free of charge. The complete package is priced from $695.

RealNetworks has released RealSystem 5.0, a streaming media package that includes RealPlayers, RealServers, and publishing tools. The new release improves audio and video quality, said the company, and allows for commerce-enabled streaming media for pay-per-view and other applications. Certain components of RealSystem 5.0 are free of charge. The complete package is priced from $695.