Twitter will provide media with an API for live broadcasts — 2022
Twitter continues to bring new opportunities to live broadcasts. Now it will open its doors to the media so you don't have to do it from Periscope.
Twitter and broadcasts Live
A little over a year ago Periscope came to our phones, allowing us to see and transmit what we were seeing completely Live.
Many celebrities They use it to let us know their day to day. In addition, it is also used by the media to be able to know the news completely live.
The Information has released a report stating that Twitter will launch an API entirely dedicated to media next week. communication.
What will this API be about?
With Twitter launching its API, media outlets that need to broadcast live will no longer have to do so through Periscope, but rather through a proprietary software .
Although the social network already allows some companies to use this type of service, it will now launch it so that the rest can use it as well.
Said API will be launched next week, as well as the announcement of a creation of associations with companies that provide services of back-end for live video streaming.
This will cause news organizations like CNN , BuzzFeed , Fox and others stream their news live via Twitter, without having to go to Periscope.
Twitter playing with advantage
It's more comfortable for the user, since through the little bird's social network they can find out the news, without having to download Periscope, if they so wish.
It should be noted that this API will only be available to the media. Users will need to continue streaming through Periscope.
In addition, Twitter starts with the advantage that is available for the Apple TV 4 , something that brings us even closer to the most traditional way of seeing informative news, and that is through television.
Do you think this movement on the part of the social network is good? Do you prefer that they broadcast through Periscope? We await your opinion!