Day: February 9, 2018

  • February 9, 2018

    Periscope vs Meerkat : It’s not even close

    Live streaming videos are a big hit now, most of us have accepted them with open arms. Let us begin by understanding what live streaming is : What is live streaming? It is manner with the help of which users get to post and stream content on social media live. The technology was being used by a number of people in the past, but it gained huge popularity only in the year 2015. And this has led to a battle between two big applications- Periscope and Meerkat. Though both of them do the same thing, that is stream content on social media, but there are some points where they have made the difference. Meerkat was launched in the year 2015. Meerkat was accepted by users initially because of the ways with the help of which it integrated with Twitter and other social media platforms. With the launch of Periscope, the attention that was given to Meerkat got diverted. Though users know that both the applications perform the same function, at the same time, the same users also believe that one platform will definitely outperform the other one. For that to happen, users should know those key differences that make one platform stand one way ahead as compared to that of the other platform. Important characteristics of Meerkat : It has a very important function that provides you with chat feature. With the help of this feature, you can easily share your links and comments, and when you doing that live, the same will be posted on your Twitter profile also. This feature is liked by most of the users as it becomes easy to find comments after you post them. You also get to see the profile of those people who are watching your video at that point of time...