The hour when Obama takes oath is nigh and Americans from all walks of life look forward to an inauguration ceremony that could mean a new beginning for America. Many media channels, be they TV or internet are going to show the inauguration live. The Obama inauguration is somewhat of a watershed in the history of web casting with all news networks vying to get viewers to their site.
If you wish to catch the inauguration live then here are your options.
MLB.com is going to stream the inauguration ceremony live from 11:30 a.m (EST) Before that the site will stream six past Presidential Inaugurations, including John F. Kennedy (1961), Lyndon B. Johnson (1965), Jimmy Carter (1977), Ronald Reagan (1981), George H. W. Bush (1989) and Bill Clinton (1993).
Starbucks will be showing a live stream of President-elect Barack Obama’s inauguration at select locations in Seattle, New York and San Francisco.
TNRtv will stream the inauguration live for its subscribers. Real time discussions by TNRtv writers and editors plus reader comments will allow to gain perspective on what Obama says.
iPhone users can download Ustream, its a free application and will enable you to watch Obama take oath a few hours from now.