Thursday, March 15, 2007

I, Cringely : The $7 TV Network

"Neither our PCs nor the Internet were ready for multicasting in 1997, but today they are, the trick being to somehow enable an efficient multicast-type experience without turning on multicast support in the routers, where multicasting remains switched off.

Enter Neokast, the brainchild of a PhD candidate from Northwestern University, Stefan Birrer. Neokast uses peer-to-peer technology to effectively emulate a multicast experience."


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  2. Remember to sign up for the Neokast beta test. We are currently allowing anyone to come to the Neokast site and join the beta test. Just vist !

    Adam Johnson
    President, Neokast