The team behind iStream, which shut down last year, is launching an online video content network called Pepper Media.
Inspite of all these impressive facts and figures, iStream had to shut down in May 2013.
For a product that was doing amazingly well, it must have been a difficult decision to shutdown the company. Were they playing in wrong market? What are some of the key learning Radha had, running iStream?
While admitting that he did not have any answers as to why it ended like this, the one question that iStream CEO Radhakrishnan had was interesting: “Guys – are you ready for starting all over again?”
Sources said that the site is shutting down on Wednesday. Radhakrishnan Ramachandran, Founder& CEO of iStream was not available for comment.
The deal was signed with Sporty Solutionz, which has got exclusive Internet and mobile rights for this series from Ten Sports. All the 6 day-night matches starting at 2:30 pm will be streamed live on iStream.com, and will also be available on demand for a month after the tournament.
Neo Sports, the official broadcast partner for UEFA EURO 2012 in the Indian Sub-continent, has tied-up with iStream to provide exclusive live streaming in India of 2012 UEFA European Football Championship (UEFA EURO 2012).
Online video service, iStream has announced the launch of their Video app on Windows 8, India’s first and only Video app to be feature on the Windows 8 App Store.…
SAIF Partners has invested $5mn in iStream, a Bangalore based online video venture (A2 Media Pvt Ltd). iStream is a video aggregate service that provides an online content streaming platform,…
Vidgyor has developed a technology platform that can effectively provide incremental revenue through deployment of mid rolls. The solution integrates with no disruption to the current digital workflow and works with any Internet connected devices – be it Desktop, Mobile, Tablets IP Set-Top Boxes etc. It also seamlessly works with any CDN, Video Player, or Encoder.
It’s been a good week so far for product startups out of India. At least 3 of them managed to raise follow on funding from top investors this week.
PK Online, the Gurgaon based digital content company which is trying to raise Rs 100 cr to fund its expansion, clocked Rs 26 cr in revenues in FY14 and has plans to touch Rs 50 cr next year.
Spuul’s users in Pakistan and India will have access to Star Plus’ content including daily soaps like Diya Aur Bati Hum, Ek Nanad Ki Khushiyon Ki Chaabi – Meri Bhabhi and Pyaar Ka Dard Meetha Meetha Pyaara Pyaara and reality show Junior Master Chef among others.
Google India launched the Music search service in 2010 and while the service never took off in a big way (Google stopped updating the service after December 2012), the service is now shut down.
The free preview of the movie will be available in a 3/4 screen on Channel 155. Rest of the screen will be taken up by advertisers.
Who are the VCs attending the event? Well, every fund worth their fund is attending UnPluggd! A whole lot of #sharktank angels are also coming over!