Boring weekend in Joost IRC channel

Since the announcement of OnTheToob acquisition by Joost a cold wind has been blowing on the “not so secret” Joost IRC channel (do some Googling to track it down). Many Joost developers are hanging in it and are chatting about various subjects.

Recently things got really quiet. Some would say that development get this [...]

Wired confirmed Joost acquisition of OnTheToob

In case there where any doubts about Joost acquisition of in some reader’s mind, an independent source (Wired) just confirmed the news:

The weekend’s rumors regarding Joost proved true, as the popular P2P TV site officially confirmed to Wired News the acquisition of Created by Joost beta user Hal Schechner, the site functions [...]

Joost acquires, the best companion web site of Joost got acquired by none other than Joost.

Hal Schechner, the master mind behind OnTheToob, just got hired by Joost and his personal site project was acquired at the same time.

Hal will be starting to work for Joost tomorrow on September 4th 2007.

I was hoping to ask Hal a [...]

OnTheToob add user channels to Joost just added support for custom user channels. These are your channels and you can create them as you would with playlists on your music player. Once created you can share them with your familly and friends.

Once one or more channels have been added to your account, you will find a dropdown [...]

OnTheToob, 1st Joost companion site found on the net

Have you noticed this new site? No? It might not look like much right now be let me tell you something… if what I know and what I expect of it materialize then this will be the best companion web service of every Joost users.

The site is the creation of Hal Schechner and his [...]