Thanks to an API release by Twitter, Mevo by Livestream is now able to broadcast straight to Twitter or Periscope. The camera is the first to include direct Twitter compatibility. The post Mevo, the live-streaming camera, is now Twitter compatible thanks to new API appeared first on Digital Trends.
It seems as though YouTube is opening up live-streaming to a much wider range of people, according to recent reports. A number of users with less than 10,000 subscribers are reporting being able to live-stream through YouTube. The post YouTube seems to have dropped 10,000 subscriber minimum for live-streaming appeared first on Digital Trends.
Facebook is expanding its live-streaming sports coverage after inking a deal with Major League Soccer and Univision. The platform will kick off with 22 games this season, and also offer exclusive preview shows. The post Facebook to expand live-stream sports coverage with Major League Soccer deal appeared first on Digital Trends.
As promised, Periscope is finally expanding its live-streaming capability to all users, allowing them to broadcast to Twitter from external devices, such as professional cameras, games, and VR headsets. The post Periscope Producer now lets anyone try their hand at live-streaming like a pro appeared first on Digital Trends.
Facebook is reportedly in talks with Major League Baseball (MLB) to license live games from the upcoming season. The deal could provide a major boost for Facebook's recently announced video app for set-top boxes. The post Facebook reportedly in talks to bring MLB live-streams to its upcoming TV app appeared first on Digital Trends.
Twitter is set to live-stream Showtime Sports’ telecast of its Championship Boxing triple-header this Saturday, headlined by a welterweight clash between four-division world champion Adrien Broner and Adrian Granados. The post Twitter to live-stream one-off Showtime Championship Boxing event appeared first on Digital Trends.
AT&T is hoping that promotions can keep bringing in new subscribers for the DirecTV Now live-streaming television service. The telecoms giant recently announced that, for a limited time, customers can receive a full year of HBO for no additional cost if they sign up for one of DirecTV Now’s two pricier subscription tiers. That means savings of $60 for the full year--HBO usually costs an extra $5 per month for DirecTV Now subscribers. The catch? It only applies to either the Go Big chan...
On a day with only a few major March Madness upsets, the NCAA still managed to pull in some of the best ratings for the tournament’s first Thursday in decades. The NCAA said on Friday that the four networks (CBS and Turner Broadcasting’s TBS, TNT, and TruTV) airing college basketball games on Thursday--the first full day of March Madness--scored Nielsen household ratings that were up 5% from the tournament’s first day last year. According to the NCAA, the four networks averaged...
Get ready to see ad breaks in more Facebook videos on your News Feed. The company announced on Thursday it is expanding its mid-roll ads feature test to target both live and on-demand video creators. The post Facebook is bringing ad breaks to more live and on-demand videos appeared first on Digital Trends.