Twitter is about to open up its live video platform, to take on Facebook (TWTR)

AP Images Twitter will make it easier for companies to stream live video on its service with the launch on Tuesday of a new set of features aimed at professional broadcasters, Business Insider has learned. Media organizations and.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 20th, 2017

Why Video Streaming Could Save Twitter

It'll continue to expand from a discussion platform to a broadcasting network. Twitter's TWTR recent deal with Live Nation LYV , allowing it to exclusiv.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 4th, 2017

Twitter Positioned As Share Loser To Facebook, Google; Can Live-Streaming Deals Turn It Around?

Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) wasn't viewed by many as being the leader in the social media space in terms of ability to monetize content, time spent on the platform, and total user growth. Latest .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 3rd, 2017

Less Than 2 Years Since It Debuted The Feature, Facebook Is Now No. 1 In Live Streaming

Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) had a path to become the internet's leading provider of live video — only to see Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB) reign supreme. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 14th, 2017

To Take On Facebook, Twitter Brings 360-Degree Video To Periscope

Twitter will soon bring 360-degree live video to its live-streaming platform .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 29th, 2016

Twitter (TWTR) Continues to Improve Live Video Experience

Twitter Inc (TWTR) is actively engaged in enhancing video viewing on its platform. Twit.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksDec 29th, 2016

Twitter is battling Facebook for livestreaming supremacy with the launch of 360-degree live video (TWTR, FB)

Twitter is battling Facebook for livestreaming supremacy with the launch of 360-degree live video (TWTR, FB).....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 29th, 2016

Twitter Inks Deal to Live Stream Game of Thrones Aftershow

Twitter Inc (TWTR) will now be streaming the aftershow of the extremely popular series, Game of Thrones (GoT) on its platform as well as Periscope, per media reports. Twitter Inc TWTR will now be streaming the .....»»

Category: topSource: zacksJun 15th, 2017

Facebook Reportedly Inks Content Deals for Video Service

Facebook (FB) remains hawkeyed on boosting "live" video viewing on its platform to bring in more ad dollars. Reuters reports that Facebook Inc FB has brought .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMay 25th, 2017

Facebook Snags MLB, ESL Streaming Deal

As part of its effort to grow its live streaming video platform, Facebook has landed a deal with Major League Baseball and the Esports League to stream games and tournamentsRelated Stocks: FB, ESL,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusMay 21st, 2017

Twitter Strikes Deal with NFL for Live Show & Other Content

Despite failing to win NFL games streaming rights this year, Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) will offer its users streaming of official NFL video and other exclusive content from the gam.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMay 12th, 2017

Twitter Announces More Live Video Deals

Twitter unveiled partnerships with companies such as BuzzFeed, Vox Media, MLB Advanced Media and Live Nation to produce or provide live-streaming content for the platform......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 1st, 2017

Twitter is adding a slew of new shows in its quest to be a hub for live video (TWTR)

Associated Press Twitter is ramping up its live video efforts with the announcement of more than 12 media partners that .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 1st, 2017

Twitter will begin streaming video 24/7 soon

Ahead of its Q1 earnings call this week, Twitter told BuzzFeed News that it plans to stream live video nonstop across its platform, making it easier for people to tune into what people are talking about. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 26th, 2017

Twitter opens up Periscope broadcasts to take on Facebook Live

Twitter made it clear that Periscope was more than just a live selfie platform when it added support for professional cameras and GoPros last year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 22nd, 2017

Twitter Goes After Facebook and YouTube With Streaming Video Move

Report says Twitter plans to open up its API to allow strea.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 16th, 2017

Why Facebook Is Focusing On Live Sports

Reports suggest that Facebook’s is in talks with Major League Baseball to live stream one game per week on its platform. Both Facebook and Twitter are looking at live sports as a key catalyst to drive user engagement, growth and eventually revenues. .....»»

Category: marketsSource: forbesFeb 23rd, 2017

Here’s how the most popular live-streaming platforms stack up in the US

All the big social media apps are going all-in on live video. Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat, and Twitter have all spent mo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 14th, 2017

Earnings: Did The Presidential Campaign Bump Twitter User Numbers?

What do the presidential campaign and the NFL have in common? Twitter (NASDAQ: TWTR) investors might find out when this platform for public expression reports Q4 results ahead of the market’s open Thursday. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 8th, 2017

How YouTube live compares to Facebook Live

Live video choices have blossomed, with YouTube live joining Facebook, Instagram and Twitter's Periscope. Which one is best? .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 8th, 2017

Will Twitter"s Move Into Live Events Impact Its Q4 Results?

“While Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR)'s move into live streaming events is one way the platform can introduce new users to its features, we think that conversion of existing users remains minimal and the service is still too complicated to a.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 6th, 2017