Twitter adds the distribution of live video to the newsfeed


The social network Twitter began Tuesday integrate its Periscope video application to broadcast news of his son that users will be able to stream video directly without going through other services like YouTube or Daily Motion.

Twitter has acquired in March 2015 from the startup Bounty Labs, which then developed Periscope, a live video broadcast application (streaming). The Californian group had launched Periscope in the following weeks to rival meerkat, another broadcast application of real-time video. But Tuesday, the social networking giant has begun to directly integrate its application to broadcast video news feed, timeline, its millions of subscribers around the world can now post videos directly online via by eg the camera of their smartphone. “Be direct and distribute directly on Twitter,” tweeted the CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, on its official account. “This is a new source of dissemination for all users Periscope worldwide,” he added. “Periscope Twitter and show you what’s happening around the world … Today, it becomes easier to see what happens because we integrated the broadcast by Periscope, in real time and with the times, directly on tweets, “said Kayvon Beykpour, head of Periscope. The integration of Periscope on Twitter debuted Tuesday on Apple mobile technology like the iPhone, but must for the future extend the Google Android mobile software giant. Periscope Since launching last year, more than 100 million video capsules were distributed via this application which was previously not integrated with Twitter.

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Paul Morris is an entrepreneur, consultant and author. He is an advisor at Xpert Automation, a tech-based business incubator focused on scalable startups, and founder of ContentFy.


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