Social Streaming

Consumers turn to livestreaming to satisfy content needs

Implications - As more and more consumers cut the cord with cable, streaming services have begun to take precedence. Even more specifically, consumers are gravitating to apps that allow them to livestream content to their own followers across multiple networks. Tied in with existing social media platforms, livestreaming becomes a form of interaction that is both non-committal, yet intimate, satisfying a dual consumer need for immediate gratification and transparency.
SCORE: 5.1
This Year and Mild Top 6 Examples: 2,988 Total Clicks Mar 15 - May 16
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Social Livestream Apps - Mirrativ is a New Streaming App That Combines Twitch and Periscope
SCORE: 4.9
Warm 542 Clicks Pub: Sep 1, 15
Social Livestream Apps
Mirrativ is a New Streaming App That Combines Twitch and Periscope
Mirrativ is a recently launched livestreaming app that combines the functions of the already popular Twitch and Periscope apps. Mirrativ, the word itself a portmanteau of “mirror” and &#... [More]
Inclusive Streaming Services - Meerkat SXSW Streams Are Being Used to Share SXSW Programming
SCORE: 4.1
Warm 646 Clicks Pub: Mar 16, 15
Inclusive Streaming Services
Meerkat SXSW Streams Are Being Used to Share SXSW Programming
These Meerkat SXSW streams have helped many people who may have been unable to physically attend the mega conference to still tune into some proceedings.Indeed one of the more common sights at SXSW... [More]
Shareable Livestream Apps - 'Periscope' Added Screenshot-Sharing to Further Promote User Broadcasts
SCORE: 4.5
Mild 569 Clicks Pub: Sep 26, 15
Shareable Livestream Apps
'Periscope' Added Screenshot-Sharing to Further Promote User Broadcasts
Periscope has created a clever addition to its app that promotes screenshot-sharing for users to spread what they’re watching more efficiently. By adapting itself to make screen-shotting a... [More]
Revolutionary Live Streaming Apps - The Periscope App Lets You Stream Video To Your Followers
SCORE: 4.3
Mild 966 Clicks Pub: Mar 27, 15
Revolutionary Live Streaming Apps
The Periscope App Lets You Stream Video To Your Followers
The Periscope app is a live video application that gives every ordinary iPhone user the opportunity to become a high-impact citizen journalist, able to stream everything from a crime taking place on... [More]
Branded Livestreaming Apps - Comcast's Xfinity Share Helps Create and Share Livestream Video Content
SCORE: 3.4
Untested 176 Clicks Pub: Jun 10, 15
Branded Livestreaming Apps
Comcast's Xfinity Share Helps Create and Share Livestream Video Content
Comcast’s Xfinity Share app was launched as a platform for its customers to share livestream video content on the X1 Entertainment Operating System. The ability to create and share content... [More]
Social Media eSports Broadcasts - Activision Blizzard Will Now Stream eSports Events Via Facebook
SCORE: 4.1
This Year and Untested 89 Clicks Pub: May 12, 16
Social Media eSports Broadcasts
Activision Blizzard Will Now Stream eSports Events Via Facebook
In an effort to take e-sports mainstream, computer game publisher Activision Blizzard announced that it will be teaming up with Facebook to broadcasts live events on social media. eSports is a... [More]