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Founded: Jan 1995

Seattle, United States


RealNetworks delivers digital entertainment services to consumers via PC, portable music player, home entertainment system or mobile phone.

Real created the streaming media category in 1995. Its products and services include: RealPlayer, the first mainstream media player to enable one-click downloading and recording of Internet video; the Rhapsody digital music service, which delivers more than 1 billion songs per year; RealArcade, one of the largest casual games destinations on the Web; and a variety of mobile entertainment services, such as ringback tones, offered to consumers through wireless carriers around the world.