backend to be integrated in graphical applications.
Prototype of a push-to-talk video chat for Android and iOS.
Prototype of a job interview platform based on RTMP.
Graubuenden live chat with ski world champion Carlo Janka.
For the first time we are also delivering the video stream over our own RTMP implementation.
Certificate Patrol, a paranoid Firefox add-on, gains public notoriety. It serves the purpose of monitoring changes in web site certificates. This helps you detect man-in-the-middle attacks against your web surfing experience.
symlynX and friends start an exciting
start-up for web-based telephony, voice and video chat and
messaging and high scalability infrastructure technology.
Fonie.de has been quite a success
as a project website, but the team of founders didn't work out, so we had
to dismantle this and reorganize our technology back into symlynX.
Implementation of a multi-protocol messaging back-end for the MAGIX online desktop project myGOYA.
Each year the MTV Europe Music Awards chat events
grow bigger and better! In Lisbon we have Robbie Williams,
the Gorillaz, System of a Down,
Goldfrapp and many more as our guests.
Skin of Skunk Anansie is this year's host.
The world invents the word 'Comet' for the sort of push technology
we have been doing since 1997.
This year the MTV Europe Music Awards take place in Rome.
Our technology starts to support Jabber clients and federation.
And we have a robust flash chat now.
Even though T-Online has developed its own moderated chat technology by now, it
continues to rely on us for all high-capacity chat events. so should you.
this year's highlights: Avril Lavigne, Harrison Ford,
President Rau, Sting
and several chats with pop-idols from Deutschland sucht den Superstar.
symlynX delivers the chat infrastructure for the MTV Europe Music Awards
simultanously on 12 EMA websites.
Hard to tell which of hundreds of chat events we have implemented
this year were the most interesting, so
let's mention those who drew the greatest amount of participants:
Germany's leading teen-age stars, the No Angels and Bro'Sis
as well as national football stars like Mr. Ballack.
Last year's chat event with Vanessa Amorosi makes it into one of
the most popular television shows in Germany: TV TOTAL. Film
maker Wim Wenders chooses our technology for an internet
appearance on his company's new website.
For an MES/MTV
chat and concert with R.E.M. we have set up a distributed network of 15 small
machines potentially capable of handling about 20'000 users.
Both this event for MTV and the politik-digital platform, which was mostly financed
through symlynX chat events,
are confered a Grimme Online Award.
Other successful chat events this year: HIM, Die Ärzte, Roxette,
Guano Apes, Lou Bega, Garbage, Right Said Fred,
Rednex, Anastacia, the A*Teens and Nigel Kennedy.
Unlimited scalability! PSYC is used to network several chat servers
to handle thousands of people as they textually meet
like Lionel Richie (20 servers involved) or sports stars like the German
national soccer players. Even the Olympics and the Miss Germany ceremonies
were treated to interactive coverage, not forgetting the Bambi,
Germany's most important media awards.
In the meantime the PSYC implementation learns how to do
decentralized friendship management.
Regular event chats with German politicians like
president Rau, Angela Merkel, Trittin, Stoiber, Däubler-Gmelin on the platform
by the way, PSYC can now be used to remote control an mp3 player.
Relaunch of DIE ZEIT. started web-based event chats
during the German elections reaching peaks like the
video chat event with Guido Westerwelle, the leader of the liberal party.
Real Networks confirmed that we were the first
to implement such a high affluence chat event with video streaming
in the history of the Internet.
The new psyced chat server thinks PSYC and acts as a webchat.
deployed at stern.de it places itself in the top five of
Germany's chat systems.
other magazines like GEO and TV TODAY join in.
first VIP chat for Germany's leading news programme
"tagesschau" featuring Esther Dyson.
our founder gets a job offer from a notable company in Redmond.