Aiming at innovating our way of watching TV so as to be aware of what is happening in the world, Joost
is an online TV application of high-quality full-screen picture with hundreds of channels.
- Free TV: the users can watch directly from their computer their favorite programs on TV and from anywhere in the world. No special hardware is needed for it to run. It has more than 15,000 TV shows and 250+ channels that are available for all users.
- Internet tools: what distinguishes it from any other software is that it is packed with internet tools. These include instant messaging, channel chat and so on. Users are given the opportunity to debate the show and give their appreciation of a given program. It is also possible to built one’s own playlists and channels.
- Age restriction: this option is available only in advanced “Settings”. In fact, it lets users customize or define an age restriction for Joost to start. For that, users just have to set a PIN number so that the software can filter the browsing by age.
- The software is completely free and works in most modern PCs.
- It allows chatting with other friends on the Internet.
- You do not have an invitation to join the program's testing team.
- The software's editor decided to suspend the site to allow for a full re-evaluation.