Periscope Launches Replay Highlights, Autoplay Reside Broadcasts and Broadcast Embeds in Tweets
Twitter immediately introduced modifications to the viewing and discovery options on its stay streaming app Periscope, starting roll out immediately with extra performance out there within the coming weeks. New options added embrace a “Highlights” characteristic, which robotically presents essentially the most attention-grabbing moments from a broadcast, Periscope internet embeds inside Tweets, and a extra immersive Watch Tab and International Feed that auto performs stay broadcasts.
Highlights is a brand new characteristic that robotically generates a brief trailer for each Periscope broadcast. You’ll be able to watch a spotlight reel of broadcasts in your house feed from the final day, highlights for any Periscope profile, or highlights of broadcasts from any search corresponding to #RNCinCLE. Moreover, the refreshed Watch Tab and International Feed will present broadcasts in a bigger, immersive format and can autoplay stay broadcasts to immediately present viewers what’s taking place on this planet.
With the launch of embeds, Periscope broadcasts can stay and play wherever on the net by embedding a Tweet that has a hyperlink to a Periscope. With monumental occasions unfolding on Periscope and Twitter, together with #NoBillNoBreak, publishers now have the chance to incorporate the wealthy, compelling content material from Periscope broadcasts of their on-line content material, whereas viewers can extra simply uncover and watch stay and replay content material on the net.
“We’ve seen unbelievable development on Periscope in the course of the previous yr,” stated Periscope CEO and co-founder Kayvon Beykpour. “It’s exhausting to maintain up with all the stay content material shared by Periscope broadcasters around the globe. So we constructed a option to simply watch robotically generated highlights of every broadcast. We’ve additionally made it simple for publishers to embed playable broadcasts wherever on the net. We frequently see articles reference particular Periscopes with screenshots or guide recordings. Now, publishers can simply embed the Periscope itself by merely embedding a tweet.
The flexibility to look at Periscope broadcasts inside Twitter or by Tweets embedded on the net is now out there. Replay highlights is now out there on Android and iOS. Reside broadcasts now autoplay on Android and might be out there on iOS within the coming weeks.