ComVu LiveCast

Posted by AnneryanHeatwole on Sep 30, 2009
ComVu LiveCast data sheet 4251 Views
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ComVu allows live streaming video from 3G phones, and GPS tracking. 

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Brief Description: 

LiveCast is a service that enables a user to stream live video from a cameraphone to anyone connected to the Web. Location can be tracked on a map, auto-post streams to social networks like Twitter and YouTube, and chat in real-time. Orginating LiveCast is received by an automated streaming server network, where it is "propagated" to be streamed to as many concurrent viewers as requires. Content is also instantly archived on LiveCast servers, for post event video-on-demand delivery.

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App resides and runs on a server
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  • Streaming live video from cameraphones
  • Real-time chatting
  • GPS tracking


Main Services: 
Mobile Social Network/Peer-to-peer
Tool Maturity: 
Currently deployed
Windows Mobile
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Organizations Using the Tool: 


  • The Dallas Morning News
  • NBC Universal
  • Harper Collins


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Compatible mobile devices for LiveCast currently include Symbian, Windows Mobile 5/6, Windows PocketPC 2003, and Windows CE devices.
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