New Web Sites Aim for TV Experience - Los Angeles Times
Watching video online in small, fuzzy boxes is heading the way of rabbit ears.
Some highly anticipated Web sites are being modeled on making the experience of watching video online more like watching television. These sites rely on software that enlarges the interface so that it fills your computer screen -- from edge to edge.
This new wave of applications is led by Joost and includes VeohTV and Babelgum. Though all are in beta (testing) phases, the hype has been mounting -- leading many to claim the next big advance in online video is imminent.
- Veoh (Windows and Mac)
- Babelgum (Windows PC only)
- Joost (Windows and Mac; invitation only)