Webcast

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A webcast is a media presentation distributed over the Internet using streaming media technology to distribute a single content source to many simultaneous listeners/viewers.wikipedia
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Broadcasting

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Essentially, webcasting is "broadcasting" over the Internet.
Webcasting of video/television (from c. 1993) and audio/radio (from c. 1994) streams: offers a mix of traditional radio and television station broadcast programming with dedicated Internet radio and Internet television.

Webcam model

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Her website generated millions of hits upon the Internet, became a pay site in 1998, and spawned hundreds of female imitators who would then use streaming video to create a new billion dollar industry called camming, and brand themselves as camgirls or webcam models.
Since the early days of live webcasts by Ringley and Amanda, the phenomenon of camming has grown to become a multibillion-dollar industry which has an average of at least 12,500 cam models online at any given time and more than 240,000 viewers at any given time.

Educational technology

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Webcasting is used extensively in the commercial sector for investor relations presentations (such as annual general meetings), in e-learning (to transmit seminars), and for related communications activities.
Webcams and webcasting have enabled creation of virtual classrooms and virtual learning environment.

Subtitle (captioning)

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Translated versions including Subtitling are now possible using SMIL Synchronized Multimedia Integration Language.
For multimedia-style Webcasting, check:

Webcam

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Later in 1996 an American college student and conceptual artist, Jenny Ringley, set up a web camera similar to the Trojan Room Coffee Pot's webcam in her dorm room.
Webcams allow for inexpensive, real-time video chat and webcasting, in both amateur and professional pursuits.

Internet radio

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Broadcasting on the Internet is usually referred to as webcasting since it is not transmitted broadly through wireless means.

Web conferencing

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However, webcasting does not bear much, if any, relationship to web conferencing, which is designed for many-to-many interaction.
Web conferencing may be used as an umbrella term for various types of online collaborative services including web seminars ("webinars"), webcasts, and peer-level web meetings.

Internet

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allows family and friends of the couple to watch the wedding in real time on the Internet.
The range of available types of content is much wider, from specialized technical webcasts to on-demand popular multimedia services.

Live streaming

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Webcast

Streaming media

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A webcast is a media presentation distributed over the Internet using streaming media technology to distribute a single content source to many simultaneous listeners/viewers.

Simulcast

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The largest "webcasters" include existing radio and TV stations, who "simulcast" their output through online TV or online radio streaming, as well as a multitude of Internet only "stations".

Presentation

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Webcasting is used extensively in the commercial sector for investor relations presentations (such as annual general meetings), in e-learning (to transmit seminars), and for related communications activities.

Seminar

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Webcasting is used extensively in the commercial sector for investor relations presentations (such as annual general meetings), in e-learning (to transmit seminars), and for related communications activities.

Independent media

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The ability to webcast using cheap/accessible technology has allowed independent media to flourish.

Technology

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Webcasts relating to computers, technology, and news are particularly popular and many new shows are added regularly.

Podcast

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Webcasting differs from podcasting in that webcasting refers to live streaming while podcasting simply refers to media files placed on the Internet.

University of Cambridge

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One of the earliest instances of sequential live image broadcasting was in 1991 when a camera was set up next to the Trojan Room in the computer laboratory of the University of Cambridge.

World Wide Web

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A couple of years later its broadcasts went to the Internet, became known as the Trojan Room Coffee Pot webcam, and gained international notoriety as a feature of the fledgling World Wide Web.

Conceptual art

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Later in 1996 an American college student and conceptual artist, Jenny Ringley, set up a web camera similar to the Trojan Room Coffee Pot's webcam in her dorm room.

Jennifer Ringley

Later in 1996 an American college student and conceptual artist, Jenny Ringley, set up a web camera similar to the Trojan Room Coffee Pot's webcam in her dorm room.

Concert

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One of the earliest webcast equivalent of an online concert and one of the earliest examples of webcasting itself was by Apple Computer's Webcasting Group in partnership with the entrepreneurs Michael Dorf and Andrew Rasiej.

Michael Dorf (entrepreneur)

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One of the earliest webcast equivalent of an online concert and one of the earliest examples of webcasting itself was by Apple Computer's Webcasting Group in partnership with the entrepreneurs Michael Dorf and Andrew Rasiej.

David B. Pakman

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Together with David B. Pakman from Apple, they launched the Macintosh New York Music Festival from July 17–22, 1995.

Apple Inc.

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One of the earliest webcast equivalent of an online concert and one of the earliest examples of webcasting itself was by Apple Computer's Webcasting Group in partnership with the entrepreneurs Michael Dorf and Andrew Rasiej. Together with David B. Pakman from Apple, they launched the Macintosh New York Music Festival from July 17–22, 1995.