This site started life in 2004 under the name FlashComGuru.com, a resource dedicated to Adobe Flash Media Server and related technologies. It was re-branded in 2011 to TheRealTimeWeb to better reflect the broader subject matters that are being covered on the blog,
The site is being maintained single handedly by Stefan Richter, a seasoned developer and entrepreneur.
Since 2004 the site has grown into a largest resource for web technologies in general, with a focus on real-time enabled web applications around the Flash Platform and the wider web.
Stefan is the founder of muchosmedia ltd, an independent software company based in the UK. He also founded Scribblar.com, a popular online tutoring and collaboration platform that is being used by teaching professionals in over 20 countries.
Besides offering a range of in-house products muchosmedia also provides consultancy and programming services to an international client base that includes ITV, Philips, Unilever and Cnet.
In 2007 Stefan co-authored the 'Hands-on Guide to Flash Video', published by Elsevier.
In early 2009 Stefan was named as one of the most influential, innovative, and important people in the European online video space as part of the 'Streaming Media Dream Team 2009', selected by Streaming Media Magazine.
Stefan is an Adobe Certified Professional and Trainer, Adobe Community Professional, public speaker and regular contributor to Streaming Media Magazine.
You can contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org