Destiny Media Technologies Licenses Clipstream® Streaming Video Software Based on Java Technology to Sun Microsystems
Vancouver, BC, Wednesday, February 9, 2005--- Destiny Media Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DSNY) is pleased to announce an annual license of Java technology based Clipstream™ streaming software (http://live.clipstream.com) to Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW).
“Destiny's use of Java technology as their platform for streaming video is further evident of how Java technology is powering the interactive Web, " commented Mark Herring, senior director, Java brand marketing at Sun. "Using Java technology as the platform for their streaming video software allows playing of video streams across a multitude of platforms without requiring the viewer to download yet another player".
Built on open standards and community innovation, Java technology today enhances the performance of hundreds of millions of mobile phones, PCs, cars, medical devices and even the Mars Rover. Today visitors can visit http://www.java.com, a cool website where Java enthusiasts can experience the power of Java technology and play with some of the hottest Java applications in the world. Visitors can also play with a variety of exciting Sun and 3rd party Java content, including games, videos and multimedia for desktop and mobile devices.
“This endorsement from the creator of the Java platform validates our position as the leading playerless video solution and reinforces the advantages of Java technology”, comments Steve Vestergaard, CEO Destiny Media Technologies, Inc. “Because of the genius of the Java platform, Clipstream™ runs natively and instantly on most PC’s. This scalability and cross platform support allows nearly unlimited reach for content owners and ease of use for viewers.”
About Destiny Media Technologies, Inc.
Destiny Media Technologies, Inc. (http://www.dsny.com) is a leader in developing easy-to-use tools for distributing digital media through the Internet. The company's suite of streaming and downloadable products includes: Clipstream™, Destiny Media Player ™, Radio Destiny ™ and MPE ™. Established in 1991, the company is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
CEO Destiny Media Technologies, Inc.
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