Skype cofounder Niklas ZennstromOn Tuesday, the two entrepereneurs that founded the free online phone service company Skype announced that they would be doing it again: This time with television.

The third start up company for Janus Friis and Niklas Zennstrom is called Joost.  Joost is billing itself as the first free global TV distribution platform.  Theoretically intended to unite advertisers, content owners, and the general public in a sans-piracy interactive service.

Joost will carry all types of television content...This Internet television company is still in the testing stages.  Visitors to the website ( are being asked to sign up and test the new service and offer their ideas and criticisms.  Watch what other people are watching...from all around the world!Friis and Niklas worked this kind of magic before: they were also the masterminds behind the free file sharing site Kazaa, which they recently sold.

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