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EarthCam St. Patrick’s Day Parade Live Webcast Set

New York City Fifth Avenue Streaming Video Leads the Way


New York, March 15, 2010 -- EarthCam (, the Internet’s premier global webcam network, celebrates St. Patrick’s day, March 17th, with live streaming video and audio from a camera at the parade’s beginning one block south of St. Patrick’s Cathedral.

The live views of the grandest tribute to Irish heritage in the world are also available for iPhone and iPod Touch by searching “Fifth Avenue Cam” within the Live Cams-EarthCam application.

Grand Marshal Ray Kelly, New York City Police commissioner, heads a list of dignitaries plus 150,000 participants to march 42 city blocks past the cathedral to Central Park at 86th Street. The parade is famous internationally as one of the most colorful and exciting events in New York City. Traditional bag pipers, step dancers, bands and Irish organizations from around the globe fill the ranks of marchers who proudly honor Irish heritage.

Following the parade the camera continues to offer 24/7 live views of Fifth Avenue from the unique EarthCam vantage point, including major parades and traditional events such as the upcoming annual “Easter Parade” on April 4., the premier international network of live public access webcams, is recognized internationally as the leader in complete infrastructure services to manage, host and maintain live streaming public and private, password-protected network camera systems. The company delivers millions of images daily for business and industry, as well as federal, state and local government. EarthCam’s more than 13 years of experience includes developing products and software to maintain and manage thousands of applications. Clients include Paramount Pictures, New Line Cinema, Walt Disney Pictures, Clear Channel Communications, PBS, ABC, FOX, CBS, NBC, Weather Channel, Discovery Channel, CNN, MTV, Major League Baseball, NFL, This Old House, Coca-Cola, Sprint, Volkswagen, GE, Yahoo! and NASA. Clients in more than 1,500 cities in all 50 states and 46 countries rely on EarthCam webcam systems.

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