Telefonica Trials Narrowstep's IPTV

Narrowstep announces its partnership with telvOS to deliver top of the market TV over IP channels

May 23, 2007

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LONDON and NEW YORK -- Narrowstep™ Inc. (OTC BB: NRWS), the TV on the Internet Company, announces today its partnership with one of the world's largest telco companies to provide their proprietary technology, telvOS™, to deliver top of the market TV over IP channels.

Telefonica, the third largest telco in the world, has been trialing two broadband TV channels, Terra TV Spain (www.terra.ES) and Terra TV Peru (, and early results indicate the broadband channels have been experiencing massive success.

The broadband TV offerings are the fastest growing features on the portals with Terra TV Spain attracting more than 300,000 unique viewers in March this year and click through rates consistently measuring higher than any other offering on the portal. Terra TV Peru is also attracting thousands of unique viewers and is converting 10 percent of its portal visitors to TV viewers.

Terra, the internet arm of Telefonica, operates some of the most popular websites throughout the US, Spain and Latin America targeting Spanish and Portuguese speaking customers. Terra TV delivers content across a number of content categories including entertainment, music, local and worldwide news, business, and health.

David C. McCourt, Chairman and CEO of Narrowstep Inc., says, "Working with one of the largest telecom companies in the world to deliver an internet video offering has been a great experience for Narrowstep. Their success in this medium validates our long-term vision for how entertainment will be delivered to consumers and also demonstrates the flexibility of Narrowstep's technology to help customers best achieve their business objectives."

Narrowstep (OTC: NRWS)

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