Verizon Wireless and Color Partner on Video Sharing Service
Verizon Wireless and Color today revealed a new partnership that is meant to make it more rewarding to share live video via Verizon's 4G LTE network when on the go. The new service allows smartphone users to broadcast their video with sound to Facebook and to friends that also have the Color app. Specifics about how the service will work were not provided. Color makes social networking-focused photo apps for the Android and iOS platforms.
Facebook Fully Commits to Live Video with New Tools
Facebook today significantly expanded the capabilities of its Live Video feature by adding more ways to connect and share with viewers. First, users can now broadcast live video to small groups or schedule live video events in advance.
Facebook Adds Social Functions to Live Video
Facebook today announced two new features for live video that should make it more interactive and social. First, there's Live Chat With Friends.
Verizon Adds Casting Support to iOS go90 App
Verizon Wireless updated its go90 mobile video app this week, making it possible to push content from the iPhone to TVs via Apple TV and Chromecast. Verizon says the app has a new design with simplified navigation, and now more visibly curates video content based on category, such as action, comedy, drama, or reality.
Facebook Expands Live Video to All US iPhone Owners
Facebook today increased the set of people able to make use of its live video feature to all iPhone owners in the U.S. Facebook first tested the service with celebrities and public figures before expanding to a small set of iPhone users back in December.