NEW YORK, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Paltalk, the leading real-time,
video-based community with over 4 million active members, today announced
the beta launch of PaltalkExpress, a flash-enabled version of its video
chat platform. The official release of PaltalkExpress is scheduled for late
The product will offer new features and functionalities including
compatibility with Mac platforms, enabling Mac users to experience
Paltalk's interactive, real-time video chat community for the first time.
Additional features will include:
-- Easy to use: users can access PaltalkExpress from any computer,
anywhere, simply and conveniently.
-- No more downloads: the new flash client eliminates the need to download
a specific application.
-- New compatibility: PaltalkExpress runs on all computers (PCs, Macs) and
all browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Opera, etc).
Today's launch of the beta version of PaltalkExpress is the first in
what will be a series of announcements aimed at augmenting the
socialcasting experience for Paltalk users and expanding Paltalk's platform
in the coming weeks and months. The company, which began the socialcasting
movement by combining traditional media content, social networking, and an
interactive video community all onto its platform, plans to formally launch
the official PaltalkExpress product next month.
"We are always looking for new ways to leverage our technology and
continue to innovate the online video experience for Paltalk users," said
Joel Smernoff, President and COO of Paltalk. "The beta version of
PaltalkExpress is designed to give our users a sneak preview of our new
product before its official launch next month. This launch illustrates
another step we are taking toward cementing Paltalk's name as the leading
interactive video community in the Web 2.0 landscape."
For more information, visit www.paltalk.com/express.
Paltalk is the premier real-time, video-based community bringing
together traditional broadcasting media, social networking, user-generated
content and video chat. With more than 4 million active users, Paltalk
hosts the world's largest interactive video community, PaltalkScene,
offering thousands of users the ability to watch and interact with online
video programming, including serialized shows, live events, and
user-generated content, as well as interact with each other through
real-time voice, text and video chat.
Paltalk's diverse programming includes Paltalk original shows featuring
celebrities, radio personalities and newsmakers such as the radio jocks
Opie and Anthony and Diana Falzone. The company also broadcasts live
interactive video chat events, such as musical performances and comedy
variety shows. Paltalkers can interact with the featured hosts and
performers in real-time as well as other members in the room. Recently,
Paltalk hosted live broadcasts with famed musician Slash and world-renowned
author Stephen King. Paltalk also offers its users the ability to create
and share their own user-generated video content with each other and to the