Broadcast Software, Live Channel, Updated

Channel Storm has updated their Internet based content creation and broadcasting application, Live Channel, to version 1.1. Live Channel provides users with all the necessary tools for producing and broadcasting streaming media via the Internet and World Wide Web. According to Channel Storm:

Live Channel is the worldis first software-only solution designed to replace a television studio, enabling anyone to produce and broadcast live media over the Internet. Superseding complex and expensive equipment, Live Channel creates a virtual live television studio on a desktop or laptop computer without any additional hardware, handling all the production and broadcasting steps in a single, easy to use software application.

Live Channel 1.1 outstanding enhancement is Live Presenter(tm), a new feature which allows the synchronization of rich-media presentations with the live broadcast, including PowerPoint slides, photos, graphs, animations, text and interactive elements like forms, chat, and hyperlinks.

Live Channel supports multiple live video and audio sources, recorded clips, still images, logos, graphics and text. Moreover, it enables video switching, compositing and professional transitions, all with real-time anti-aliasing. Finally, using its embedded server it streams the programs as they are being produced for service-free webcasting.

Live Channel is in constant use by professional production companies, business enterprises, universities, K12 schools, hospitals, and other entities for live broadcasting of various news, training, educational, entertainment, creative and corporate events.

Live Channel is available for US$3000. You can find more information at the Channel Storm Web site.