Livestream Adds Live Streaming Video to Twitter

Jul 24, 2009

Livestream, with the launch of, became the first company to offer live streaming video on Twitter. Twitcam users can log into the site using their Twitter username and password. Twitcam then automatically detects the camera, creates a page and live video player for the broadcast, and posts the link in the user's Twitter feed so followers can join in live. The site was developed in less than 1 week with the Livestream application programming interface.