The 15th Annual Webby Awards are here at last and if you aren’t attending in person you can get your fill of five-word speeches and web celebs live on YouTube or Facebook. That’s right—both YouTube and Facebook will be streaming the award show live, tonight at 8PM ET.
This year’s Webbys will be hosted by Lisa Kudrow, known to the web world for her Web Therapy series. You can look forward to appearances by LCD Soundsystem, Daniel Radcliffe, The Gregory Brothers, Nora Jones, Funny Or Die and more, not to mention the presentation of the “Person of the Year” award to IBM’s Watson. Find out more about the honorees on the Webby Awards website.
If you want to watch on YouTube, just tune in to The Webby Awards YouTube channel this evening at 8PM. You can also watch the livestream on The Webby Awards Facebook page, while chatting with your Facebook friends. If you’d rather not be tied to your computer, you can also check out the awards tonight via The Webby Awards app on your iPhone or iPad.
Where will you be watching the Webby Awards tonight?
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