"The Times Square 2005 MSN webcast demonstrates how interactive
digital media can enable people to not only share but participate
in the excitement," said MSN director Adam Sohn. "It illustrates
how digital media can provide coverage of live events beyond what
a viewer can get on TV."
"The Internet has become a widely accepted medium for viewers
around the world to access live entertainment," said Limelight
Networks vice president business development Erik Gabler. "We
are excited to support this trend by delivering high-resolution
video streams across our scalable distribution platform on New Year's
The Times Square 2005 MSN Video webcast will break periodically
to stream advertisements live from select companies, offering advertisers
a new way to reach an audience that was previously available only
via broadcast TV.
The Times Square New Year's Eve Celebration on MSN Video can be
viewed at http://msnvideo.com/newyears.