Twitter: Periscope

    • 2016: The Year in Social Media

      Oh, 2016. You were a year that may not be missed but cannot be forgotten. You were the year that a social network famed for spreading news got flamed for spreading fake news. The year the same social network, that’s spent the past few years talking up its measurement capabilities, had to issue several mea culpas for math errors.

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    • Periscope launches live 360 video broadcasting

      For social media networks 2016 has been the year that live video took off. Facebook, Twitter and Instagram have made serious announcements and upgrades to their live offerings and Periscope/Twitter is ’rounding’ the year off with a bang. Certain Periscope users will now have the ability to broadcast live 360 videos out to the community. 360 Sunset in Florida.

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  • Twitter’s Periscope wants to air more TV-style broadcasts

    … network couldn’t opt to syndicate the same live stream to each of these platforms, in the same way a publisher could post a video to its YouTube channel, Facebook page and Twitter account. But by establishing that parity, Twitter and Periscope can make a case for why it may make a better distribution platform for those livestreams. In short: because…

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  • Navigating the new waters of live content

    … Following in the footsteps of Snapchat, Facebook Live and Periscope, Instagram in August released its own version of live content sharing in the form of “Stories.” The feature functions suspiciously like Snapchat, with content that displays to your followers for 10 seconds at a time and disappears after 24 hours. You can edit photos and videos…

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  • Twitter rolls out apps for Apple TV, Xbox One and Amazon’s Fire TV

    … Twitter’s TV apps will broadcast Thursday Night Football games as well as other live shows, Periscope streams, Vine clips and normal tweets. Thursday Night Football isn’t the only thing premiering on TV this week. So is Twitter. Twitter is rolling out apps for Apple TV, Microsoft’s Xbox One and Amazon’s Fire TV so that people in certain…

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  • Periscope starts testing a way to #save live broadcasts

    … One of Periscope’s most requested features is now available to all users with the simple addition of a hashtag in the title of any live broadcast. CEO and co-founder Kayvon Beykpour explained in a live broadcast late Wednesday that users who want to save their videos can do so by simply including #save in the title of their live broadcast…

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  • Twitter will sell one-third of ads in NFL Thursday game streams

    … logged in to the social network or not and for free. Additionally NFL teams and players will use Twitter’s Periscope to host livestreams before the games, and the league will also distribute in-game highlights through Twitter. NBC and CBS will still handle the TV broadcasts, which will be simulcast on Twitter. That means most of the ads shown…

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