Posts Tagged ‘ CBS ’

Crowdsourcing Commercial Radio

Jun 18th, 2009 | By | Category: Citizen Media

CBS has announced that it plans to experiment with a new approach to radio, dispensing with traditional DJs and crowdsourcing the DJing, instead: CBS Radio will debut on June 28 the industry’s first 100 percent user-controlled, on-air radio program using a new social Web service called Jelli. Every Sunday between 10 p.m. and midnight on […]

CBS News Launches Ustream Channel

Jun 1st, 2009 | By | Category: Internet TV, Streaming Video, Video

CBS News has chosen video site Ustream as its streaming video provider, Ustream founder Brad Hunstable said today: “[W]e are announcing the channel on Ustream, which features breaking news coverage several times everyday– presidential press conferences, Congressional hearings, and online-only content and on-air programs such as the CBS Evening News with Katie Couric. We’re […]

iPhones Set To Stun: CBS, Share ‘Star Trek,’ ‘CSI’ Episodes

Feb 26th, 2009 | By | Category: Streaming Video, Video

The New York Times jokes that CBS is “taking the iPhone where no iPhone has gone before.”  The announcement must be the inspiration for a million bad Star Trek jokes, but today, CBS Interactive released an iPhone application for its site. The new application lets users view full episodes of TV series, ranging from […]

Katie Couric Gets Bump From Internet Videos

Oct 11th, 2008 | By | Category: Internet TV, Video

The New York Times reports that CBS anchor Katie Couric is getting a bump from her presence on the Internet: Katie Couric has been the most watched, most talked-about network news anchor this election season. Just not necessarily on CBS. Consider that the three most popular YouTube videos of her interviews with Gov. Sarah Palin […]

CBS Launches Citizen Media iPhone App

Sep 22nd, 2008 | By | Category: Citizen Media, iPhone

CBS has launched EyeMobile (iTunes link) – a free citizen media iPhone application. The application lets you browse the latest CBS new reports, but also lets you contribute to news coverage by submitting images.  EyeMobile is part of‘s take on social media news.  The iPhone/Web site combination lets you: submit images as you capture news; […]

LonelyGirl15 Creators Sign CBS Deal

May 15th, 2008 | By | Category: Corporate Podcasts, Internet TV, Podcast Distribution, Podcasting Networks, Streaming Video, Video

EQAL, the studio behind faux-vlog shows LonelyGirl15 & KateModern, has signed a deal with CBS to create online content. The two companies will work on producing multi-platform content, including online and mobile, around CBS programming. EQAL will work on a non-exclusive basis with CBS at consulting, producing and scripting. “This partnering signals CBS’s attention to […]

CBS Moblogic Taps Into Video Podcasters’ Experience

Mar 7th, 2008 | By | Category: General

CBS Interactive, a division of old-media television network CBS, announded yesterday the debut of MOBLOGIC, a new daily web video show. MOBLOGIC, which begins airing episodes today, paints itself as offering “news and politics with attitude.” The show will be hosted by Lindsay Campbell, the former host of video podcast Wallstrip (which started out as […]

CBS Offering Star Trek On Demand

Feb 22nd, 2008 | By | Category: General, Internet TV, Streaming Video

CBS Interactive has announced that it will begin offering classic shows from its archive as on-demand Internet television. The initial lineup includes full-length episodes of Star Trek, The Twighlight Zone, MacGyver, Hawaii Five-0 and Melrose Place. All content is ad-supported, free to the consumer, and available immediately. While we can’t say that CBS is boldly […]

Katie Couric to Bring Mainstream Network News to Internet

Aug 18th, 2006 | By | Category: Streaming Video

CBS plans to introduce a live online broadcast of the Evening News with Katie Couric when the program debuts September 5th, the network has announced.In addition to the live simulcast, the program will also be available in two other ways. The complete broadcast will be able to be viewed as an on-demand program any time […]