Periscope is slated to be in the app store at launch, and it could do some good in extending the apps reach. – fool.com
Buzzed spoke with founder Kayvon Beykpour about Periscope in Turkey, reporting that activity is second only to the US and that three Turkish cities — Istanbul, Ankara and Izmir — are among the top 10 cities with the most Periscope users:Why Periscope Is Going Wild In Turkey
“Periscope released an update (this week) for iOS users that lets you see if people are taking screenshots of your videos,’ according to thenewxtweb.com, explaining: “If someone takes one while you’re broadcasting, a screenshot icon will appear on the screen alongside the hearts.”Now you can see if someone screenshots your Periscope broadcasts
“Unlike Snapchat, where the screenshot is a big no-no, Periscope wants screenshotting to be completely social,” according to techcrunch.com, continuing: “Leveraging the Twitter graph is the obvious move.”
More news reports on: Screenshotting with Pericope.
The White House launched Periscope coverage for the first time Tuesday to cover the arrival of Pope Francis:
— The White House (@WhiteHouse) September 22, 2015
“More than 11,000 people tuned in to check it out, and the White House Periscope account (quickly gained) nearly 3,800 followers,” according to the verge.com, also recalling that President Obama once called the internet “a gift from God.”