Tag: Live Streaming

Popular Streamers Get Paid $50,000 Per Hour To Play New Games

According to a report, top streamers who play newly released video games earn up to $50,000 per hour. This marketing method is increasingly growing in popularity as more publishers seek streamers with sizable audiences.

Video Games May 20, 2019

AT&T WatchTV Goes Live At Aggressive $15/ Month, Or As Free Add-On For Select Users

AT&T's recently announced WatchTV live-streaming service is now available, undercutting even Philo and Sling TV in terms of pricing. The service comes as a free add-on for select customers, or at $15 per month otherwise.

Internet June 30, 2018

NBA Will Charge 99 Cents For Live Streams Of 4th Quarter Of Games: Good Deal?

The NBA tested an option for fans to watch the fourth quarter of certain games for only 99 cents. The feature looks like a good deal for viewers, instead of having to look for an illegal live stream.

Internet March 25, 2018

YouTube Live Now Offers Chat Replay And Location Tags, With Automatic Captions Coming Soon

YouTube Live introduced three new features for both content creators and viewers. The live streaming service now offers chat replays and location tags and will soon also enable automatic English captions.

Google February 27, 2018

YouTube TV Adding More Channels And Markets, But That Also Means A Price Increase

YouTube TV is reportedly adding new channels and reaching more markets. At the same time, the base price will reportedly see a $5 increase for new subscribers.

Internet February 15, 2018

Hulu With Live TV Surpasses YouTube TV In Paid Subscribers

Hulu and YouTube launched live TV services back in 2017, and now the paid subscriber numbers have been revealed. Hulu is in the lead with about 150,000 more subscribers than YouTube.

Internet January 24, 2018

ESPN App For Apple TV Can Now Stream 4 Games At Once, A Feature We Didn't Know We Need Until Now

The ESPN App for the Apple TV now allows users to watch up to four livestreaming games at a time. The feature sounds like something we don't need, but it will help once college football season rolls around.

Apple August 17, 2017

In Challenge To Twitch, Microsoft Rebrands Beam As Mixer And Adds A Host Of New Features

Microsoft's streaming service, formerly known as Beam, is getting a new name and a host of new features. Here's what you need to know about Mixer.

Video Games May 25, 2017

Facebook Live Now Offers Private Chat With Friends, Joint Streams With Guests: Here's How They Work

Facebook has rolled out two new features to Facebook Live to further improve user experience for the live streaming platform. The features are announced as the social network continues to grapple with the controversy surrounding Facebook Live.

Apps/Software May 24, 2017

Sony Will Live Stream 15 Hours Of E3 2017, And Gamers Will Get Free Stuff If They Watch

Sony's PlayStation Live from E3 2017 live stream will broadcast over 15 hours of coverage for the annual video game event. The announcement of the live stream comes as the PlayStation Network achieved the milestone of 70 million monthly active users.

Video Games May 23, 2017

Twitch Game Store Allows Users To Directly Buy Games They Are Watching

Twitch has introduced a new feature that enables viewers to purchase a game while watching the live stream of a user playing the title. Twitch has offered 50 games initially and would add more in the future.

Video Games April 5, 2017

Want To Watch the Closest Approach of The April Fools’ Comet? Watch It Here Now

This is not an April Fools’ Day joke. Slooh recorded the closest approach of comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresák as it passed the Earth on April 1 but it’s still around.

Space April 1, 2017

Nokia 3310, Nokia 6, Nokia 3 Set For MWC 2017 Unveiling, Live Stream The Launch Event On Facebook, YouTube

Nokia is all set to launch its speculated Nokia 6, Nokia 3 and the revamped Nokia 3310 at MWC 2017. Nokia will be live streaming the MWC event on its official Facebook page and also on its YouTube channel.

Internet February 25, 2017

YouTube’s Mobile App Now Has Live Streaming For Its Top Creators

YouTube announced the launch of live streaming for its app for its top creators, as well as a new way to make money on the platform.

Apps/Software February 7, 2017

Why BitTorrent Live Streaming On Android Might Not Last For Long

BitTorrent finally brings its live streaming service to Android but there is speculation that suggests the application may already be in trouble due to some issues in the company

Feature | Tech January 29, 2017

Super Bowl 51 Can Be Streamed Live Via Fox Sports Go On Apple TV And iOS

Fox Sports has announced that it will be live streaming the Super Bowl LI on its website. The live stream will be accessible through various platforms like Apple TV and Roku.

Life & Style January 19, 2017

Amazon Could Soon Start Streaming Live Sports On Prime: NFL, NBA And MLB Reportedly In Sight

Amazon has reportedly been in talks with the NBA, NFL, MLB and various media networks over the rights to stream live sports online on Prime. The company is reportedly looking to bring Prime Tickets in the U.S. as well.

Business Tech November 23, 2016

Say Hello To Hype, A Video Streaming App Created By Vine Founders

Vine is gone, but the original founders are not sitting around and wasting time. They've come up with a new app called HYPE, and it's all about live streaming and interaction. We've seen this before, but the addition of creative tools turns the whole idea on its head.

Apps/Software November 3, 2016

Kickstarter Live Gives Project Creators A Way To Connect With Their Backers, Provide Updates More Closely

The new live streaming feature for Kickstarter allows creators to promote their products. It also gives investors a chance to get to know the team behind the Kickstarter project and get updated with campaigns they are supporting.

Internet November 2, 2016

Instagram Live? Here Are Hints You Will Be Able To Go Live On Instagram Soon

Instagram doesn't want to be left out of the livestreaming party. The company is said to be working on the latest feature to allow its users to go live.

Apps/Software October 24, 2016

Periscope VIP Program: Here's How To Apply And Other Details You Need To Know

Sharing experiences live on Periscope is going to bring in a lot more rewards for broadcasters. Periscope is making sure that their top broadcasters get the most rewards and has now started signing them up for a VIP program.

Apps/Software September 29, 2016

Twitter Launches First Live Stream Of An NFL Game: Fumble Or Touchdown?

The first streamed NFL game on Twitter, a match between the New York Jets and the Buffalo Bills, has finished. Was it a touchdown for users, or did Twitter fumble the live stream?

Internet September 16, 2016

How To Watch Apple Sept. 7, 2016 Event: iPhone 7, New Apple Watch And Other Things To Expect

Apple is set to unveil new products in less than 24 hours. We share with you how to stream the company's Sept. 7 event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco live on your supported device.

Apple September 7, 2016

YouTube TV App Gets Update That Improves Cord-Cutters' Experience

YouTube TV gets an update, and it's now a lot easier to come across videos you'd like to watch. Thanks to that, cord-cutters will spend far less time looking for content and more on watching clips now.

Apps/Software August 25, 2016

Apple TV To Feature Twitter And Its Live NFL Games

Apple TV owners could watch live streaming of the NFL games soon enough, as Twitter and Apple are reportedly in talks. The social media company is looking to land as many viewers as possible, and Apple fans love football.

Apps/Software August 15, 2016

Time Warner Buys 10 Percent Stake In Hulu: Here Are The Channels Subscribers Can Soon Live-Stream

Time Warner acquired a 10 percent stake in Hulu for $583 million, bringing its channels to Hulu’s new live TV streaming service in 2017.

Business Tech August 3, 2016

Facebook Live Video Ups Time Limit To Four Hours Of Streaming

Facebook Live got a number of neat updates, including the ability to live stream up to four hours of video. Moreover, viewers can now hide annoying reactions and comments so they can focus on watching the video with no distractions.

Internet July 22, 2016

Waterproof LG Action CAM LTE Starts Rolling Out, Rocking Remote Control And Easy Live Stream Anywhere

LG announced that its much-anticipated Action CAM LTE will soon roll out, starting in South Korea. The cam packs many capable features, such as seamlessly streaming to YouTube and other sites.

Wearable Tech July 20, 2016

Free Speech vs Censorship: Facebook Explains Live Streaming Policy

Facebook is encouraging users to take on a 'responsible approach' to broadcasting events via Facebook Live. In the wake of the Minnesota shooting, the company reminds the public of its Community Standards.

Internet July 9, 2016

YouTube Launches Mobile Live Streaming For Big Names: Other Users To Get The Feature Soon

Google-owned YouTube has launched live streaming for its mobile app, placing the service in competition against Facebook's Live Video and Twitter's Periscope. The feature will be integrated into YouTube's mobile app, making it easy to use.

Google June 24, 2016

Facebook Inks Deals With Celebrities And Media Companies To Use Facebook Live Video Feature

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has high hopes in live streaming. Facebook signed a string of deals, worth more than $50 million, with media companies and celebrities who will produce video content for Facebook Live.

Internet June 21, 2016

WWDC 2016 App Adds Apple TV To List Of Supported Devices, Gets Sleek New Dark Theme

Apple recently rolled out its WWDC app version 5.0, allowing more users to be part of the developer conference. The WWDC 2016 is almost here and the updated app should let more coders be part of the event.

Apple June 6, 2016

Periscope Announces New Features Coming Soon: What We Know About New Search Feature, Permanent Saves And Drone Live Streams

The Twitter-owned live stream app Periscope announced new features coming soon include a new way to search for and discover content, permanent saves and streaming via drones.

Apps/Software May 9, 2016

Nokia Ozo Professional VR Camera Gets Live VR Streaming Option, Complete With Immersive 360 Sound

Nokia upgraded its Ozo VR Professional Camera, and the gadget can now live stream footage to VR headsets. Nokia’s push to make Ozo the go-to choice for content creators brings other goodies to video producers and app developers alike.

Gadgets April 21, 2016

YouTube Flicks The Switch Of Live 360-Degree Video On: How This New Feature Will Affect Your Viewing Experience

YouTube has launched a new feature that will allow viewers to watch live 360-degree videos. Live 360 content is seen as the link between the videos that people are watching today and virtual reality.

Internet April 19, 2016

Here's How To Watch Coachella On YouTube: Select Performances Will Be Livestreamed

Coachella 2016 is almost here! Unable to go to California for the music festival? No problem! Watch all the action and select performances from the comfort of your couch thanks to YouTube live stream.

Internet April 13, 2016

Periscope Tests Feature That Will Let You Doodle On Top Of Your Live Video

Twitter's Periscope, to keep in step with Facebook's Live Video, is testing a new feature named Sketching. The feature will allow users to doodle on top of the videos that they are streaming live.

Apps/Software April 12, 2016

Razer Ripsaw Capture Card Makes Livestreaming Games On Twitch, YouTube As Easy As 1-2-3

Razer's Ripsaw game capture card looks to make it much easier for both new and old streamers to broadcast their gameplay. The Ripsaw is now being sold for $179 through the company's online store.

Gadgets March 30, 2016

Facebook Is Now Airing Live Television Starting With E! Talk Show

The cable network E! launched its first episode of 'Live With E!' on Facebook on Monday, with new episodes airing weekdays at 12:30 p.m. EDT.

Internet March 21, 2016

Facebook, Twitter Reportedly Racing For Live TV Streaming Rights: Major Programmers Mulling Over Initial Pitches

Facebook and Twitter are on the race to strike a deal on streaming TV rights with major programmers. Both companies argue about each one’s attributes and how the deal would place the programmers at a huge advantage.

Business March 21, 2016

YouTube Gaming Expands To More Markets, Improves iOS And Android Mobile Apps

The YouTube Gaming mobile app adds four new countries to its current roster of markets for both iOS and Android users. Fans can also expect a lineup of new features aimed at enhancing their browsing and viewing experience.

Apps/Software March 12, 2016

Facebook Tweaks News Feed Algorithm To Show Live Videos Some Love

Facebook said that it will adjust its News Feed algorithm so that ongoing Facebook Live videos will be shown higher compared to those that have already ended. The feature has been rolled out to iOS and Android.

Internet March 2, 2016

How To Watch The 2016 Oscars On TV, Online And On Your iPhone Or Android Devices

Here's how to watch or stream the 88th Academy Awards on TV, online or on your mobile devices.

Movies/TV Shows February 28, 2016

Shop As You Watch: Burberry Partners With Apple TV To Stream Immediately Shoppable Collection

Burberry has teamed up with Apple TV to stream its February 2016 shoppable collection immediately after its runway show at the London Fashion Week on Feb. 22. Fans of the brand will be able to view the show on the Burberry app as well.

Apps/Software February 21, 2016

Meet The Grammycam: Grammy Awards With Built-In GoPro Cameras That Stream The Winner's Perspective

Ever wondered what it felt like to win in the Grammys? This year’s show will feature the Grammycam which will let you witness the annual event from a totally different perspective.

Gadgets February 10, 2016

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