Sify.com on Tuesday launced chennailive.in with live video streaming feature.
After the success of mumbailive.in, bangalorelive.in, hyderabadlive.in, chennailive.in is the fourth city portal from Sify.com. A key feature of this portal is live video feeds from traffic web-cams stationed at key junctions of the city so citizens can plan their routes by checking the site for the prevailing traffic conditions. Users will have access to live video streaming of the traffic in the city at any given point of time.
“We are delighted to launch chennailive.in as part of our strategy to provide the best access to information about the city, and as a way for people to keep in touch with their city. This is the best place on the web to get local information for the citizens in each of these cities. We intend to introduce more such city-centric websites to create online communities as a platform to share their views, discuss local topics and build their own personal space online” V. Sivaramakrishnan, President, Portals, Sify Limited, said.
This site will include video sections across categories like information on the latest happenings in the city (Chennai Diary), gossip & updates on Tamil movies (Kollywood Masala), video reviews of the most happening hot spots in Chennai (Hangouts), hottest deals (Chennai Bazaar), reviews of the best know eateries (Meals Ready), and many more. Other offerings include city news, news in Tamil, classifieds and directory listings, city maps, etc.