Reports: YouTube gaming ready to take on Twitch

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Wired: YouTube is the sleeping giant of livestreaming

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So far, the Internet’s biggest video site has stood silently as Periscope, Meerkat, and countless rumored products from Facebook have made livestreaming video into a powerful new medium. But YouTube has the infrastructure and the audience, and now it’s deciding to focus on live video.”

It’s the sleeping giant of livestreaming, and it’s finally waking up.” – Wired

 YouTube Is the Sleeping Giant of Livestreaming

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Comcast now lets any of its customers stream live video to friends’ TVs

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“Comcast will now let any of its customers use its Xfinity Share app, allowing many to live stream video to their home TVs or the TVs of other Comcast subscribers.”

“Xfinity Share initially launched back in May, but at the time it was only available to people paying for a Triple Play package.” –theverge.com

Comcast now lets any of its customers stream live video to friends’ TVs

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Samsung’s new phones can live stream to YouTube

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“Live Broadcast appears to be Samsung’s play against popular live streaming apps like Periscope and Meerkat. The feature is built directly into the native camera app, and it allows you to schedule schedule streams or push them live immediately.” –theverge.com

Samsung’s new phones can live stream to YouTube

More info:
• Watch out Periscope, Samsung’s new phones stream video to YouTube
• Samsung’s new phones offer new Periscope-like service using YouTube Live
• YouTube Live isn’t just on the Galaxy Note 5

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Three reasons to love “budget friendly biz tool” Periscope

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“Talk about Budget Friendly…Periscope is creating a lot of buzz in the business community, and although it may simply be because it is still the “NEW” tool on the playground, we are IN LOVE, and hopefully you will have the courage to join us by the end of this article.” – huffingtonpost.com

3 Reasons to Love Periscope, Budget Friendly Biz Tool of the Month

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NomadCast looks like another smart app for live-streaming news

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I have done only a little testing but I like the simplicity of this app, especially the promise that: “Your live stream can be watched directly in the Facebook post or the Tweet.”

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Periscope, by the Numbers

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“As of last week, we’re seeing over 40 years of video watched per day. Time Watched is the metric we care about most, and what we’ll keep you updated on periodically.” –Periscope

Periscope, by the Numbers

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