Periscope got its ‘mainstream moment’ during House Democrats gun control sit-in

Twitter-owned Periscope, which has been recently overshadowed by Facebook Live, received a much needed publicity boost yesterday from, out of all places, Capitol Hill. Dozens of Democrats staged a sit-in inside the House of Representatives to protest the lack of gun control legislation, spurring the social media campaign #NoBillNoBreak.Read the full article

  • TV feed of House Democrats' sit-in cut off - 1 readers - "It's no surprise that the House Republican leadership is attempting to silence our efforts to echo the call of the American people to act on gun violence. It's time to end the obstruction and act."