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VidShadow Selects Limelight Networks for Content Delivery Services CDN Partnership

Fast Growing Video Distribution Network Scales with Market Leading CDN Network
PLACENTIA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vidshadow, Inc. (Pink Sheets:VSHD) (www.Vidshadow.com), an online video platform that partners with content providers, third party websites and advertisers, today announced that it is has selected Limelight Networks (Nasdaq:LLNW) to provide content delivery services for VidShadow’s next-generation broadband TV experience. Under the terms of the agreement, VidShadow will utilize the LimelightDELIVER service to distribute targeted, licensed Internet TV programming to Vidshadow’s niche market audience. Limelight Network’s CDN infrastructure provides content providers partnering with Vidshadow with a more sophisticated, streamlined and secured delivery, as well as quicker playback capabilities for their media content. In addition, this agreement enhances monetization opportunities for advertisers by marketing to Vidshadow’s growing segmented audience groups on its in-stream video distribution network and through its collection of qualified publisher and network affiliates.
“Limelight Networks is a valuable and strategic partner for Vidshadow as we continue to expand on our business,” said Atul Patel, Vidshadow Chief Technology Officer. “This relationship marks an important step for us during this growth period because Limelight Networks will provide greater scalability and security for our content partners.” Limelight Networks will also provide delivery services to support Vidshadow’s video syndication on its online video portal, www.vidshadow.tv, which includes category-specific channels, such as: animation, comedy, entertainment, faith, health, music, sports, technology and travel. VidShadow’s library of licensed content continues to grow. Just recently, the company has signed content partnerships with Planet X, National Lampoon, Fora.TV, Julio Cesar Chavez, Soma Management and Boomj among others.

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