Google Announces YouTube Live Streaming To More Channels

Posted on May 16 2013 - 2:00am by Editorial Staff

Google today announced that it has expanded its live streaming service to more channels on YouTube. The feature can be avail to you, if your channel having more than 1,000 subscribers. In order to check if you are eligible for the feature, you can go to Account Feature page where if you see an “Enable” button, you all have to do is click it so as to sign up for YouTube Live. The company further added that the feature will roll out to your channel “in the following weeks.”

Here are some key features:

  • You get real-time transcoding in the cloud, so you only need to send us your highest quality stream and we make it instantly available in all resolutions and device formats
  • You can show multiple camera angles, add closed captions, and insert ads and slates
  • Viewers can watch the live stream from any device, get the best quality constantly adjusting to their Internet connection, and can skip back and forth in the live stream


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