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C.A.C. Media Expands its 2005 TV Channel LineupNetwork grows to over 100 channels with new content partners (November 23, 2004)
C.A.C. Media, a leading provider of digital entertainment Linux technology, and content delivery services and Video Without Boundaries, Inc, a pioneer in the emerging broadband media device market, announced the signing of 6 new on-demand TV content providers to its CDN Network. With these new partners, C.A.C Networks channel lineup has grown to over 100 channels of on-demand audio, video and gaming channels to be made available on all MCSS (MediaREADY Convergence Software Suite) compatible consumer electronics devices beginning Q1 2005.
C.A.C. Medias content delivery network will be first deployed by Video Without Boundaries on their MediaREADY products. The network supports a wide range of content programming choices including Channel Programming SVOD (Subscription Video on Demand), VOD (Video on Demand), and Library Subscription Video on Demand. All content is delivered on-demand via C.A.C.s IP based content delivery network to MCSS enabled connected consumer electronics, and is formatted for all TV types and resolutions
?Less than a month after launching our networks content partner program we have assembled a great line up, with new content of all types being added weekly. said Ken Nelson, C.A.C. Medias CEO. ?By taking full advantage of delivering on-demand content to consumer televisions over IP, were able to provide anything and everything you might want to see for as low as $0.99 per month.
Content providers like Video Chef will be launching multiple offerings in the coming weeks. Video Chef will be launching various SVOD cook book channels based on recipe themes and food types. Each week, subscribers get access to new cooking classes and recipes. Consumers also have the option of signing up for the entire ?Virtual Chef cookbook containing over 30 cooking classes and recipes for an annual fee. ?We are excited to offer the first interactive cook book on C.A.C. Media Network said Derek Etten Video Chef C.E.O.
Producing a channel for C.A.C. Network includes responsibility for content, programming and scheduling. A content provider offering enough content to support a channel is usually the channel producer, but C.A.C. Media welcomes independent producers to join existing channels or to create new ones. To learn more about becoming an independent producer visit http://www.cacmedia.tv/products/cdn_apply.htm
New C.A.C. Content Partners
VIDEO CHEF.BIZ is one of the first and foremost providers of online, downloadable gourmet cooking videos. Premier Chef J-Ster Jazz, a chef with over 20 years of restaurant and cooking experience, brings a new and unique flavor to the gourmet cooking world He is not only a Chef, but also an accomplished DJ. Chef J-Ster shows how to cook each meal, step-by-step, in real time, in 10 minutes or less.
BLACK AND BLUE PRODUCTIONS
BLACK AND BLUE PRODUCTIONS is one of the countrys foremost producers of martial arts videos. Whether it is instructional courses or compilations of the greatest moments in boxing, kung fu and karate, BLACK AND BLUE PRODUCTIONS has it all in their extensive archive. BLACK AND BLUE will also offer martial artists an opportunity to see themselves on TV as they show tournaments and matches from around the country.
MASTERY TV is Mastery Media, Inc.s flagship ?edutainment network, targeting executives, entrepreneurs and the ?Oprah/Dr. Phil crowd. Mastery TV delivers short clips and full-length seminars on: Relationships, Leadership, Motivation, Sales, Health and Fitness, Wealth Management, Entrepreneurship, Marketing and much more. More than 60 world-famous experts like Dr. Barbara De Angelis, Brian Tracy, Les Brown and Dr. Denis Waitley present strategies for leading a successful life. ?Experience the Extraordinary watch and learn with MASTERY TV.
THE AUTO CHANNEL
THE AUTO CHANNEL contains the world's largest interactive, multi-media automotive content library. On-line since January 1996 THE AUTO CHANNEL attracts an audience larger than all of the on-line versions of "big name" print automotive magazines, and has developed into one of the nation's most popular sources of editorial auto information and opinion for consumers, enthusiasts, auto industry executives as well as in-market buyers, "car uncle" influencials, and auto enthusiasts.
ICE AXE PRODUCTIONS
For over a decade, ICE AXE PRODUCTIONS and its affiliated website, ICEAXE.TV has been providing same-day expedition coverage from the planets most remote locales. ICE AXE was one of the first to utilize satellite phone and Internet technology for exploration. The companys film, video and photography have appeared in numerous documentaries, national television programs and major print publications. In the coming months and years, ICE AXE plans to provide real-time satellite video documentaries of their expeditions for news media, film and television outlets. ICE AXE will continue to assist in scientific research in Antarctica and the North Pole.
ACCESS CENTRAL MEDIA
ACCESS CENTRAL MEDIA is a company dedicated to the independent artist. The company owns Qopel Records, an indie label, as well as the TV shows ?Access Central TV and ?Absolute Indie The Access Central TV show producer is, Andrew Herzman, a 20-year veteran of the TV business with networks such as CNN, CBS and Court TV.
About Video Without Boundaries:
Video Without Boundaries (OTCBB: VDWB) is a leader in the converging digital media on demand, enhanced home entertainment, and emerging interactive consumer electronics markets. We are focused on delivering broadband media products and solutions that are easy to use, easy to afford and able to entertain in ways never before imagined. Our MediaREADYTM 4000 is a first of its kind digital media center that allows you to fully access the widest range of digital media and display it on any television in your home. The companys wholly-owned subsidiary, Graphics Distribution Inc., also serves as an authorized distributor for manufacturers in the video, AV, personal computer, and IT segments.
Visit our companys web site at: www.vwbinc.com, and for more information on this industrys exciting evolution please log on to hear our interview with Streetcast.TV at : http://www.streetcast.tv/view_boardroom.asp?vid=11
About C.A.C. Media, Inc.
Privately held C.A.C. Media is a leading provider of Linux-based embedded middleware, applications and digital content delivery infrastructure for a new category of digitally networked devices. As broadband penetration increases in homes, distribution of media is shifting from hard products (i.e., DVDs) to files distributed over the Internet to consumers' local storage devices. The C.A.C. Media Convergence Software Suite (MCSS) enables consumer electronics (CE), PC, and PC peripherals companies to combine PC, Internet, and CE functionality into a single product designed for use in the living room. C.A.C. Media's investors include Video Without Boundaries, Creston Fund, and Trigger Investments.
For more information about C.A.C. Media, visit www.cacmedia.tv.
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