Twitter Shutting Down Periscope In Early 2021More than five years after being acquired by San Francisco-based Twitter before it officially launched, Periscope is shutting down.
Periscope App Extends Beyond Phones As Twitter Ups Ante On VideoTwitter is taking the smartphone shackles off its live-video service Periscope in its latest attempt to broaden its audience...
NFL Reportedly Investigating Aldon Smith Over Periscope VideoThe National Football League is reportedly investigating Oakland Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith after a Periscope video shows a man allegedly claiming to be Smith smoking what appears to be a marijuana cigarette.
French Police Investigate Teen’s Suicide Live-Streamed On PeriscopeFrench authorities opened an investigation Wednesday after a teenage woman allegedly live-streamed video of her suicide on the popular app Periscope.
Facebook Expands Sharing Options To Include Live VideoThe world's largest social network is testing a new feature that will enable its 1.5 billion users to use their smartphones to shoot video so other people can see what they are doing as it happens.
Woman Streamed Live Video On Periscope While Driving DrunkFlorida Police say a woman was driving drunk while live streaming it on Periscope...
Can Twitter Get To A Better Place? Challenges And Opportunities Abound For SF Social Media MainstayDespite the buzz it generates in the media, Twitter has never turned a profit and its user base of 302 million is dwarfed by rivals such as Facebook.
Twitter's Hot Periscope Arrives On AndroidPopular live-streaming app arrives on Android almost a month after its top competitor Meerkat...
Napster All Over Again: Periscope Users Could Face $150,000+ Fines, Jail Time For Live-Streaming Copyrighted EventsThe Mayweather-Pacquiao fight may have been a "win" for Twitter-owned Periscope, but for users who share a copyrighted live event, it could be a major loss -- of up o $150,000 in penalties per incident.
Twitter CEO Names Periscope 'Winner' In Mayweather-Pacquiao Match After Boxing Fans Use App To Watch Fight For FreeThe boxing fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao could spark a more intense battle over online piracy.
Golf Reporter Claims Periscope Broadcast From San Francisco Got Her Tour Privileges RevokedA golf reporter and writer had her media credential pulled by the PGA Tour after using Twitter’s live-streaming app Periscope during a practice round at the World Golf Championship Match Play event at Harding Park in San Francisco this week.
Twitter Stock Gets Boost From Positive Projections On Video UseWall Street analysts are cheering Twitter's moves to use video to keep its audience engaged longer
Live Video-Streaming Apps Periscope, Meerkat Battle To Allow You To Broadcast Your LifeYou might ask yourself, are live video-streaming apps really the next big thing?