Meerkat

Meerkat Decides to Move Away From Livestreams in Favour of a Social Network

Meerkat CEO Ben Rubin has decided to transform the Meerkat experience, after livestreaming tools from Twitter-owned Periscope and Facebook pushed users away. Rubin sent around an email to investors, Recode reports, openly admitting to Meerkat’s struggles. It turns out that whilst Meerkat’s livestreaming functionality was a hit, competitors offering a similar service elsewhere were having...

Meerkat to Soon Allow Live Streaming from a GoPro via its iPhone App

According to a report by CNBC, Meerkat will soon allow streaming directly from a GoPro action camera linked to an iPhone via its iOS app, with initial support for GoPro3 and GoPro4 cameras (via TNW). Meerkat made the announcement today at VidCon, a conference for online video creators, revealing its plans to soon allow live GoPro streaming,...