Live Streaming Video

By Mo Krochmal | At the frontier of live streaming video

Video Content on Social Media is About to Boom

It’s no secret that video content is on the rise. By 2019, video content will be the driving factor behind 85% of search traffic in the US. Whether …

Marketing

Google is killing off Hangouts on Air in September

Users will have to use YouTube Live going forward<p>Google has announced that Hangouts on Air — the live-streaming service once used by Barack Obama and Pope Francis — will be <i>mostly</i> discontinued next month. A new post over at Google's YouTube support page lays out the details for Hangouts on Air …

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Small Kitchen studio setup

I have a small apartment kitchen that I'd like to be able to convert (at will) into a small studio. The idea is to capture myself cooking. I'd like …

How to Build A TV Studio Kitchen For a Video Recipe Blog

This TV studio kitchen is what makes the connection between home life and work for one girl that seems to know how to make waves. <b>Oana Grecea</b> is a …

Facebook Live is changing our world. Is that a good thing?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Facebook Live has only been available to the masses since January, and in that time we've pretty much witnessed the full scope of humanity.<p>We laughed along with "Chewbacca Mask Lady" and delighted in the (accidental) live stream of a childbirth. Live streams via Facebook (and Periscope and …

Facebook

Facebook Live Grew Up Quickly. Here's How Broadcasters Are Jumping In

Click the image for more in this series.<p>Facebook Live, the social network’s live broadcast platform, exploded into the consciousness of news …

The unpredictable course of live streaming has caught us unprepared

The immediacy with which often violent events are broadcast by anyone anywhere is changing how we experience crisis<p>Although live streaming capabilities have been around for more than five years, the ubiquity of the livestream has only really taken flight with the advent of “Facebook Live”. This …

Philando Castile

Twitter’s Periscope Becomes a Lifeline for Democrats After Republicans Turn Off C-SPAN

Twitter and its live-streaming service Periscope couldn't have orchestrated a better marketing campaign than what took place inside the House of …

U.S. Congress

Al Roker Sets Out to Create the 'Live Fronts'

Most Popular<p>Just when you thought you were finally done with the upfront parade, in comes Al Roker.<p>The "Today" show host wants to give live video its …

Facebook

Periscope: dipping in and out of people's lives

For example, starting in London, I watched a young illustrator answering questions about her travels, followed by a disability rights worker filming …

NPR

World Leaders on Periscope - Burson·Marsteller

Executive Summary<p><b>Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is amongst the Top 10 Most Followed World Leaders on Periscope</b><p>Like other new and popular social …

Periscope vs. Facebook LIVE

Post by Bailey Allen, Media Manager<p>With all the recent buzz around Facebook LIVE’s new updates, it has left users wondering which approach is more …

Your Expert Guide For Using Facebook Live

Your Facebook feed is about to be inundated with livestreaming video.<p>Facebook has unleashed a raft of new features this week. It's part of an …

Facebook

How to Win at Social Video: a Platform-by-Platform Guide

If you’ve been paying much attention in the social media sphere, you’re likely aware video has become a popular—and highly engaging—form of content …

Apple TV app curates Facebook videos just for you

A lot of videos are published on Facebook. But finding videos to watch is a lot more difficult.<p>Which is why it's notable that the best solution I’ve seen for finding great videos on Facebook comes by way of Rheo, a new app for Apple TV.<p>Rheo is the brainchild of Copper Studios, a startup founded by …

Smart TV

The quickest and easiest way to do a Facebook Live using a proper camera

Broadcasting to Facebook from a proper camera (not a phone camera) really makes a difference in quality and flexibility of broadcasting …

What Facebook Live and Periscope need is a waiting room

Livestreams start boring because broadcasters don’t want to begin the real action until more people have tuned in. That can take a few minutes, even with streams being rapidly distributed via push notifications, tweets and the News Feed.<p>But by that time, the initial audience may have bounced, and …

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Facebook live streaming from your DJI Phantom Drone

To say that my experience with live streaming from my drone via Periscope was a good experience would not be accurate, it was scary. Today I tried …

Facebook

How Mobile Video is Helping Publishers Build Audiences and Create Revenue – Editor & Publisher

Like & Share <i>E&P</i>:<p>If it’s not in your hand, it’s likely by your side, and if it’s not in your line of sight, you’re probably looking for it. It’s your …

Periscope vs Facebook Live – the main contenders in the live streaming world square off

For a tech executive that has Facebook aiming directly at his business, Kayvon Beykpour exudes a preternatural calm under pressure.<p>The co-founder of …

So, you want to try Facebook Live? Here are 10 tips for using the livestreaming app

<b>Ask yourself: Why are you livestreaming?</b><br>When you livestream, there has to be a reason why people should watch. What are you showing me that I would …

Two Problems With the <i>New York Times </i>Facebook Live Pitch Meeting

This afternoon, in a scene plucked from one of my work-related anxiety dreams, <i>New York Times</i> reporters Nick Corasaniti, Maggie Haberman, and Thomas …

How 4 news organizations are using Facebook Live to reach broader audiences

For many news organizations, especially those with tiny staffs, doing online video well is a particularly vexing problem.<p>First, there's the cost of …

30 Practical Tips for Producing Great Facebook Live Videos

This week we’ve been digging deep into Facebook Live Video. Earlier in the week I shared 10 benefits of building Facebook Live into your strategy and …

Facebook

With drone, storage and search support, Periscope takes the fight to Facebook Live

Newsrooms and their social media followers are the beneficiaries of a battle between Periscope and Facebook Live that heated up this …