Overview

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Status
SENIOR DIRECTOR of Netflix
Total Equity Funding
$8M in 3 Rounds from 4 Investors
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
Description:
Justin.TV is an online community for users to freely create, share, and broadcast live videos.
Founders:
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Categories:
Media and Entertainment, Messaging, Video
Website:
http://www.justin.tv
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Company Details

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Founded in October 2006, Justin.tv is the largest online community to live streaming service , look andcommunication around broadcast. Using only a laptop, you can share your event, class, party, idea, to anyone in over 250 countries while they chat in real-broadcast with you and with other people. With more than 41 million unique visitors per month and 428,000 channels broadcasting live video, Justin.tv is the leading live video site on the Web, enabling users to create real-time connections with others around the world. One new live video starts each second, and users watch more than 300 million videos every month.

Justin.tv's live video platform scales to support massive audiences by measuring demand in real-time and intelligently replicating streams to additional servers to meet that demand. Constructed by a team of MIT and Yale graduates, the Justin.tv platform pushes more than 177 Gbps of video at peak usage—the equivalent of 16,946 standard DVDs per hour.

Headquartered in San Francisco, Justin.tv is funded by Y Combinator, Alsop-Louie Partners and Draper Associates.

Funding Rounds (3) - $8M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Oct, 2007$8M / Series A2
May, 2007undisclosed amount / Seed1
Mar, 2007undisclosed amount / Seed1

Current Team (5)

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Competitors (10)

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  • blogTV is a live streaming and chat community that allows users to stream for free, video chat with friends, and view live broadcasts.
  • Live Social Network
  • Livestream, a live video-streaming platform, allows users to watch, like and share live events via a suite of hardware and software tools.
  • Qik is an online messenger that allows its users to exchange video messages between individuals or within a group.
  • Stickam.com is a social network providing live video streaming of web pages, online auctions, company web sites, and blogs.
  • Streamup is a fun way to live stream music videos. Join our community to watch exciting shows and chat with the musicians you love!
  • Tinychat is an online chat website that allows users to communicate via voice and video chat and instant messages.
  • TVU Networks is a technology company that develops and commercilaizes IP-based live video solutions.

Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Office

    36 Clyde Street

    San Francisco, CA 94107

    USA

Images (2)

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