Livestream Releases New APIs

Aug 14, 2009

Livestream has released several new application programming interfaces (APIs) that allow users to integrate the company's service into their own video platforms and players. The APIs, which work on both the free and premium versions of Livestream, enables customers, programmers, and web agencies to build their own Livestream powered video players and clip libraries using HTML, Adobe Flash or Adobe Flex development environments.

Livestream APIs have already been in use with online video platform Brightcove, and were used in the development of, a service that allows users to stream live video from their Twitter accounts.