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Vimeo acquires Livestream, launches new streaming service

Vimeo announced that it has agreed to acquire Livestream and is launching a new service called Vimeo Live. Following completion of the acquisition, Livestream’s offering will be integrated with Vimeo to empower creators to capture, edit, stream, and archive live events, as well as host, distribute and monetize videos, the company explained in a press [...]

Twitter launches its first livestream broadcast with Wimbledon

  US social network Twitter debuted its first live stream broadcast on Wednesday from Wimbledon. The high definition-quality stream is offered in partnership with ESPN.   Since ESPN has exclusive rights to the tennis event, Twitters platform is only broadcasting highlights, commentary and replays.   The service features a live player on the left side [...]