Treo’s live video covered plane crash for TV network

You may have heard on Wednesday that a single-engine plane crashed into a New York Upper East Side apartment building. 

Before the sattelite van could arrive at the scene, a Fox News camerman delivered some of the first live video to viewers from the crash site using a Palm Treo 680 that could stream video. The streaming video software Fox uses is called CometVision by Comet Video Technologies. Apparently Fox News is outfitting all their affiliates with 2 or 3 of these things for just such breaking news incidents.

 

Palm Treo 680 smartphone

 

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