March 19, 2008 09:15 ET

Wi-Fi TV Founder Says Future of TV on PCs and Internet Screens in SF Forum Online Today

Microsoft, Crackle, Move Networks and Wi-Fi TV in Digital Living Room Event Airing Exclusively on Wi-Fi TV

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - March 19, 2008) - Wi-Fi TV Inc.'s (PINKSHEETS: WTVN) Founder and Chairman said the future of TV is moving away from traditional TV screens to Internet enabled screens that allow live chat and social interaction. Alex Kanakaris, the Wi-Fi TV Chairman, also predicted that in the next few years several new household name web sites will emerge pertaining to the future of television.

Mr. Kanakaris laid out some of the vision for the Wi-Fi TV web site. While praising YouTube, he said that there was room for new sites, pointing out that YouTube lacks high quality focused original programming, live 24/7 TV, and other emerging interactive TV features. He praised as an example of the future of music on the Internet.

The entire forum can be seen exclusively on Wi-Fi TV, on its home page at, and on-demand at

Appearing in the forum, moderated by Michael Kanellos of CNET Network News, are:

John Edwards, CEO, Move Networks
Jonathan Shambroom, SVP Products & Marketing, Crackle, Inc.
Conleth O'Connell, Ph.D., CTO, Vignette Corporation
Alex Kanakaris, Founder and Chairman, Wi-Fi TV Inc.
Shari Barnett, Director of Media Services, Microsoft TV, Microsoft

The topic of the forum was: One Video, Multiple Platforms. It is part of iHollywoodForum's March 18-19 Digital Living Room Conference at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, San Francisco Mid Peninsula (

Wi-Fi TV Inc. also announced that it is adding additional technological features to its web site to position it to be a leader in Internet TV market share, and recently introduced a simplified sign-up process. Wi-Fi TV has several exclusive TV stations including,,,, and


Wi-Fi TV™ is a pioneer of TV on the Internet. Wi-Fi TV Inc. has long touted the coming convergence of TV and the Internet, and provided the first online movie in December 1995.

Wi-Fi TV Inc. provides Social Internet TV™, a new generation TV delivery platform that has a geographic sphere out-distancing any traditional cable or over-the-air TV broadcaster.

The Wi-Fi TV website ( is the only place on the Internet where you can watch hundreds of TV stations and chat with others watching the same program in a live chat box directly under the viewing screen, and get breaking news for each country and category listed, and download a free dialer and make phone calls and host live video parties all on one website.

The Company was launched in 1995 and has been publicly traded since November 1997.

For information on purchasing a Wi-Fi TV Station send an email to or call 949-675-5011.

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