Periscope Live Button Now On Twitter App

You can now go live from your Twitter app with one click on both iOS & Android via a new LIVE button. Periscope was acquired by Twitter in March 2015 for $86.6 million. Periscope was launched in March 2015 and…

Periscope Videos Can Now Be Saved Forever

Twitter owned Periscope announced Wednesday via tweet that users can now save their live videos forever. Currently Periscope produced videos disappear after 24 hours. It’s not automatic, a user has to add #save in the video title.   Working on…

Periscope for iOS Lets You Draw on Screen, Gives You New Viewer Graph and Stats

Twitter live streaming app Periscope added a few features on iOS that might improve your broadcasting experience. For one, you can now draw on your broadcasts, which is something Facebook recently announced for its streaming feature. Sure, this could be…

110 Years of Live Video Watched on Periscope Apps Each Day After Just 1 Year

Periscope, Twitter’s popular live-streaming service, turned one year old on Saturday. The company announced that it has surpassed 200 million broadcasts and that 110 years of video are watched live every day in its Android and iOS apps. That doesn’t…

Periscope Gets A Big Upgrade For Marketing

It was only a matter of time. Periscope live streams (and recordings) can now be played right inside of Twitter – from the timeline. This presents more opportunities for businesses to gain visibility and better utilize this tool, which has…

Periscope App Drunk Drive Leads to DUI Arrest for Florida Woman

Periscope is a wonderful place to broadcast your drunken driving escapades, if you want to get arrested. A 23-year old Florida Woman was arrested Saturday after using the Twitter-owned livestreaming app to broadcast herself driving drunk. Here’s the full video,…

Periscope Gives Websites Way To Let Visitors Know When They’re Broadcasting

If your business uses Twitter’s recently launched live streaming service Periscope (or plans to give it a shot at some point in the future), you’ll be happy to know that you now have an easy way to alert your website…

Periscope Gets Big Improvement With Web Profiles

Periscope, Twitter’s live-streaming video service, announced the launch of new web profiles enabling people to go to periscope.tv/username to see all recent broadcasts from that user. This should be a huge part of making Periscope more accessible to people and…

Infographic Compares Meerkat & Periscope For Business

Meerkat and Periscope both quickly made names for themselves with their live streaming apps launched earlier this year. A lot of businesses have been testing the waters and trying to figure out which if either (or both) are best for…

Periscope Says 40 Years of Video Watched Every Day

Twitter’s livestreaming app Periscope has just released its first growth report, and both users and activity is steadily rising. According to Periscope, there are over 10 million registered accounts in just four months. Of course, accounts don’t equate to active…

Twitter’s Periscope Adds Couch Mode For Continued Viewing

Twitter’s live streaming service Periscope has added a new way to watch broadcasts on the web. It’s called Couch Mode, and is basically just an endless stream of different broadcasts. This way you can sit on your couch and just…

Is Facebook Thinking About Taking On Periscope And Meerkat?

Facebook has been been emailing survey questions to people asking about their experience with Facebook video as well as their experience with Meerkat. This is fueling questions about whether Facebook is considering launching its own Meerkat/Periscope competitor. Marketing Land reports…

Twitter Just Made Periscope Better For Marketing

Twitter just added functionality to its Periscope livestreaming service that could make it more effective for business and marketing scenarios. Now, users don’t have to be on their mobile devices to watch streams that have concluded. Web Replays are here!…

Periscope Now Lets You Replay Streams on the Web

The Twitter-owned livestreaming app Periscope is quickly becoming a new favorite among businesses, brands, and regular old users alike. The app allows people to broadcast video in real time – with an emphasis on real time. Periscope streams don’t stick…

This Is How Your Business Should Be Using Twitter’s Periscope

Twitter is giving businesses tips and “inspiring examples” of how they can use its recently launched Periscope livestreaming app after watching how some brands have used it in its early days. Have you found a reason to use Periscope (or…

A Lot More People Get Periscope Access As App Hits Android

Twitter’s Periscope app is now available to Android users who have so far had to stand idly by while iOS device owners had the luxury of talking about and using one of the most talked about apps of the year…

Should Your Business Use Meerkat or Periscope?

Much has been made about the battle between new social live-streaming services Meerkat and Periscope, the latter of which is owned by Twitter. Meerkat gained a lot of early buzz at SXSW before Periscope launched, but Twitter quickly launched Periscope,…

Periscope Gaining More Traction Than Meerkat on Twitter

Since SXSW, much has been made about the competition between Meerkat and Periscope, the two new social live video streaming offerings. The the latter comes directly from Twitter, as the company acquired it before launch. Which one is gaining more…

HBO Is Mad at Periscope over Game of Thrones Streams

HBO isn’t happy with Periscope, Twitter’s live-broadcasting app. The company has sent takedown notices, following reports that users were live-streaming the season five premiere of Game of Thrones for their followers to see. “We are aware of Periscope and have…

Here’s What To Do And What Not To Do With Twitter’s Periscope App

Earlier this month, it was revealed that Twitter bought Periscope, a startup making a live streaming video app that had yet to launch. Now, Twitter has officially launched the app, which is a direct competitor to another new app that…