Periscope News

Twitter account crackdown expands to Periscope live videos; will suspend violators

Twitter's live video broadcaster Periscope has now introduced a new set of Community Guidelines, that will regulate the nature of live video content, as well as their chat windows.

Twitter's streaming app Periscope to reward online stars, broadcasters through virtual payments scheme

Periscope, Twitter's live-streaming mobile app, said Wednesday it will give all earnings from a select program, save for an administrative fee, back to the users who broadcast from Periscope.


Twitter to let advertisers buy video ads on Periscope

Twitter Inc, trying to boost its sagging advertising revenue, will allow brands to buy commercials on its video streams for Periscope.

Guess what? Narendra Modi is premier on LinkedIn and Periscope too

Narendra Modi is not among the most liked leaders on Periscope, and does not seem to take Vine very seriously

Bengaluru Police endorses Periscope to bring down crimes in the city

Bengaluru Police Commissioner wants smartphone users in the city to stream crimes using Periscope

Twitter's Periscope for live-streaming now on Android phones

Live streaming on Twitter became a fad a few months back with the launch of the Meerkat app


Women peace activists live-stream press conference from North Korea

The group of 30 women, led by American feminist Gloria Steinem, are scheduled to cross the demilitarised zone (DMZ) dividing North and South Korea on Sunday to promote peace and reconciliation.

Mayweather-Pacquaio boxing match pops up on phones as TV habits change

Live-streaming of the boxing match showed how common piracy is in the entertainment industry.