Periscope embraces social screeshotting

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“Periscope released an update (this week) for iOS users that lets you see if people are taking screenshots of your videos,’ according to, 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, continuing: “Leveraging the Twitter graph is the obvious move.”

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