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Joost goes into liquidation in the UK

Joost goes into liquidation in the UK

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The UK division of online video service Joost has gone into liquidation. Founded by the creators of Skype and Kazaa, Joost, although attracting big media investors with funding said to top $45 million, failed to sign agreements with major content providers.... >>

DivX to bring Joost to your television

DivX to bring Joost to your television

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Joost, the online television service launched by the founders of Skype, could be coming to your TV thanks to DivX. DivX co-founder, Jerome Vashisht-Rota told Pocket-lint that the two companies were "working together" to bring the service to its new DivX... >>

Joost opens to public

Joost opens to public

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Joost has opened to the public allowing people to download the software without having to source out an invite first. Previously only available to people through an invite to the service, the announcement, which was made on the company's blog will allow... >>

eBay claims a loss for Skype, CEO steps down

eBay claims a loss for Skype, CEO steps down

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eBay has reassessed the value of Skype, that it bought for $2.6 billion 2 years ago and will claim a $1.43 billion "impairment write-down" against its value. This means that the company are saying they have made a loss on their original investment. Despite... >>

Joost announces one million users

Joost announces one million users

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Joost, the peer-to-peer TV sharing site has announced it has signed up one million users. Joost, created by the founders of Skype, and funded from eBay's purchase of the VoIP company, has had a slow and slightly troubled start but could launch publicly... >>

Tiscali launch on-demand Movie Now service

Tiscali launch on-demand Movie Now service

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Tiscali has announced a partnership and the availability of a TV service on demand from its homepage. Following in the footsteps of BT, BBC, ITV, Joost the broadband provider has teamed up with Arts Alliance Media for a new service, Movies Now, where... >>

Online TV viewers on the rise

Online TV viewers on the rise

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Amid a host of online IPTV service launches like Joost, BBC's iPlayer and ITV's iTV in the last week, new research out today has found that users accessing content is on the rise. Jumping on an IPTV bandwagon, Motorola questioned 2500 people across Europe... >>

Joost officially launched

Joost officially launched

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Joost has finally announced that it is now commercially available for people to access and begin using. The brand new internet television service has undergone testing for months, from an exclusive number of people from across the globe. Anyone who has... >>

Joost looks to indie market for breakaway content

Joost looks to indie market for breakaway content

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Joost, the internet television platform set up by two of the founders of VoIP service Skype has turned to indie publishers for content. The relatively new internet TV platform has signed a string of distribution partnerships with independent film and... >>

Joost signs content deals with Viacom

Joost signs content deals with Viacom

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US television conglomerate Viacom has signed a content deal to put its programming on Joost, the internet on-demand TV service from the men behind Skype. The agreement means that TV shows from MTV, BET Networks, and film studio Paramount Pictures will... >>