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Facebook adds subtitle support for live videos


Facebook is now supporting closed captions in Facebook Live, as part of its efforts to make the social network “accessible to everyone”. With the update,… Read more

Twitter to ramp up 24/7 live video activity


Twitter plans to scale up its presence in video by launching more 24-hour streaming, introducing new audience engagement features and opening up video opportunities to… Read more

Twitter gears up for ‘24-hour live video streaming’


Twitter is gearing up to stream live video around the clock through its apps and website, in a move that will establish it as a… Read more

NASA to live stream 4K video from space


NASA is set to produce its first-ever live 4K video stream from space during a session at the NAB Show in Las Vegas later this… Read more

Whitepaper | Delivering Live Video from the Cloud When the World is Watching

Akamai WP

Learn how to simplify live video workflow and ensure quality You’ve got one chance to get a live event right. Learn how to build quality… Read more

Twitter to make it easier to find video content

Jack Dorsey

Twitter is focusing on connecting its users faster with “their interests and topics they care about” as part of its broader push into video. Speaking… Read more

Facebook: non-professional content driving interest in live video

Andrew Bosworth

Live video is becoming a “major part” of Facebook video feeds, with much of the traffic driven by non-professional content, in part as a reaction… Read more

Tumblr unveils live video features


Tumblr has rolled out live video functionality, allowing users to broadcast themselves directly into their followers’ dashboards. Users can post live videos now via iOS… Read more

Twitter launches live video service Periscope


Twitter has launched Periscope, an app that lets users share and watch live video broadcasts from their mobile phones. Periscope has been in development for… Read more