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CornerWorld Launches Platform for Original People
Sep 24, 2007 (10:09 AM EDT)
SAN DIEGO and DALLAS, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CornerWorld -- a free, groundbreaking business management and social networking platform that empowers independent content creators to share and profit from their skill -- launches today at DEMOfall 07, the premier launch venue for the world's most promising new technologies.
"Original creators can use CornerWorld to easily distribute, promote and monetize their digital creations while controlling how their content is downloaded, sampled, and priced," said President and Co-Founder of CornerWorld Scott Beck. "CornerWorld integrates Web 2.0's most valuable collaboration and sharing features and provides a platform for everyone to participate, and profit."
Blogging, sharing photo, audio and video, instant messaging, subject- driven forums, e-mail and contact unification, event invitations and classified advertising are combined in one simple interface. New technology also expands boundaries to enable live streaming and capture for global event broadcasts and/or live video chats.
"I see a magnificent change that blends distributed computing power with the social Web to fundamentally alter information creation, access to knowledge and the power that comes with both," said Chris Shipley, executive producer, DEMO. "By uniting the best of social networking and introducing business management tools, CornerWorld is the new distribution and promotional vehicle that will inspire amateurs, professionals and entertainment seekers to push creative media to its fullest potential."
"We are honored to be a part of DEMOfall and its long history of launching some of the world's most innovative and paradigm-shifting technology," said Beck.
CornerWorld's on-stage presentation at DEMOfall includes a sampling of a live musical performance by up-and-coming band Two Guy Trio. CornerWorld will broadcast the band's entire studio performance live from Austin, Texas on Sept. 25 from 6:15-7:15 p.m. ET/3:15 - 4:15 p.m. PT. Visit the DEMOfall event profile at http://www.cornerworld.com/demofall http://www.cornerworld.com/twoguytrio to catch a glimpse of the hottest new technology as previewed at the exclusive DEMOfall conference. The Two Guy Trio performance will stream live and also be available after the show at the Two Guy Trio CornerWorld page: .
CornerWorld is joining with companies and networks to open access and spur creation. In partnership with Napster, CornerWorld offers more than 4 million tracks and features, and provides opt-ins for its users to distribute works via Napster. CornerWorld enables PayPal micropayments, deploys Plaxo's universal contact manager and serves a limited number of ads via Google's AdSense. CornerWorld will expand its affiliations with other best-of-breed networks and businesses.
Produced by Network World Events and Executive Forums, the semi-annual DEMO conferences focus on emerging technologies and new products, which are hand-selected from across the spectrum of the technology marketplace. The DEMO conferences have earned their reputation for consistently identifying tomorrow's cutting-edge technologies, and have served as launch pad events for companies such as Palm, E*Trade, Handspring, and U.S. Robotics, helping them to secure venture funding, establish critical business relationships, and influence early adopters. Each DEMO conference features approximately 70 new companies, products and technologies. For more information, visit http://www.demo.com .
Based in Dallas, CornerWorld http://www.cornerworld.com combines social networking, content-sharing and business management tools to enable independent people to profit from their original digital works. CornerWorld builds from the best of people-generated media and offers fine controls for professionals and amateurs to set their own prices and manage the promotion and sale of their content. The CornerWorld platform combines live video steaming and capture, blogs, chat, interactive classified ads and invitations -- all in one interactive, secure community. CornerWorld is free and easy to join. For more information, visit . CornerWorld is an independent publicly traded company.
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