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April 09, 2007



Any invites to share?

Nice to get a bit a knowledge about the program. Seems it's not all it's being hyped up to be and maybe THAT'S why it's invite only.

Joe Wikert

Nothing to share, I'm afraid. I only applied for the one ID and plan to keep it private. Again, in Joost's defense, it *is* still in beta and it's probably unrealistic to think it would be bug-free at this point. That said, I'd like to think they wouldn't open up to more testers till they get these bandwidth/quality issues taken care of.


This is what is says on their site:

How to get Joost

To use Joost, you must have an invitation from an existing user. Until you receive an invite, you won't be able to download the software. But don't worry - there are lots of invites out there, with many more coming soon. Here are some ways you can get hold of one:
Ask a friend!

If you know someone who's already using Joost, ask them for an invite - every user automatically gets a certain number of tokens to invite new people to join.
Watch the blogs.

Lots of Joost users are already blogging or commenting on stories about Joost - get involved, play nice and they may send an invite your way.

Good luck! We look forward to watching TV with you soon. Meanwhile, don't forget to sign up for our newsletter - we'll keep you informed about all the

Joe Wikert

Fair enough. I had to get my account the old-fashioned way...I waited in line as a beta applicant. But if existing users can nominate new testers I'll do what I can. If you'd like me to submit your name/e-mail address for their consideration, drop me a message at

Joe Wikert

I received several e-mails from readers asking for invites to Joost. I gave out all the invites Joost provided, so if you didn't get one, feel free to check back with me in a few weeks to see if they've given me more to send out.

roberto i would like too.... thanks (joost)

Mike Ramos

I hear invites are hard to come by. Wanna share?

Joe Wikert

Hi Mike. See my earlier note above. I'm all out of invites for now and have asked those who sent me e-mails to check back in a few weeks to see if Joost has issued any more.


Ples send her too invites joost ...

Thanks joost

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