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How Occupy is An Opportunity for Video Streaming Services

BY Nick Judd | Monday, December 12 2011

The New York Times' Jen Preston looks at how video streaming services are getting renewed interest after Occupy Wall Street.

From an interview with Max Haot, a founder and chief executive of Livestream:

“The point that everyone missed was that people are not watching live streaming the way they watch a four-minute video on YouTube,” said Mr. Haot, whose New York-based company now has about 120 employees around the world. “They are watching so that they can be there and connect with an event.”

Read Sarah Lai Stirland's look at how Occupy Wall Street signifies a coming-of-age for the citizen-journalist act of video blogging.

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