17 September 2006

Super Stars 2.0

Please meet the new Super stars 2.0. Regardless of if they are fake or real, they have managed to capture an audience.

The controversy has been huge; was Lonelygirl15 a legitimate work of pre-commercial art or a manipulative attack on the authenticity of community media sharing? Site favorite Brookers has signed a deal with NBC after making less than 30 videos.

It's a great success for YouTube, and the new Entertainet business. I believe it's just the beginning. YouTube - and like - will step up the competition for new talents, viewers and commercials (big money).

13 September 2006

Where souls meet, and never again

Oceangram is the internet version of sending a message in a bottle, you write the message, seal it in a bottle, and send it off into the ocean. Someone from around the world may pick it up from the ocean and read it.

10 September 2006

Web Conferencing for free

DimDim is a Open Source Web Conferencing program that looks really promising. The Feature list is impressiv, the Layout is intuative, and their ambitions are high: 'Just like Hotmail made free email common and Skype created the expectation that VOIP should be free - they want to make web conferencing freely accessible'.
Source: Techcrunch

Music for free, but for how long?

Enjoy while it lasts. It probably won't for very long. Just type the artist, click OK. Couldn't be easier. There is no need for registration.
Source: Techcrunch

SideLoad is another free Music Service. The site provides more features and the recordings are better.

Here you will be able to navigate through the world of musicians who got located. Bands searching for gigs, solo musicians wanting to play live, musicians searching for a band, bands searching for a concrete musician to complete the band.