Facebook Live Video Streaming from Your iPhone with Broadcast for Friends by Ustream | Mobile Websites vs Mobile Apps | Scoop.it

Robin Good: Broadcast for Friends is a new video streaming app from Ustream which allows to send live video from your iPhone to your Facebook page.

 

From the Mashable review: "...Videos can be recorded using either the forward-facing or rear-facing camera on your phone, and there are a number of built-in filters — which can be changed while you film –- in order to give your video a distinctive look.


A free download, signing up for BFF simply requires you to authorize the app via Facebook, a natural move since your ultimate goal will of course to be to broadcast the video you record onto the social network.


...An Only Me, Friends, and Public option shows up before you start, letting you decide how your video is shared.


...Once you select a privacy setting there’s a 3-second countdown and then you’re streaming live.


...Videos are only saved to your Facebook profile if you choose to save them once you’re done filming.


...As you’re shooting your video, likes and comments you receive on your Facebook post are displayed in real time on your phone.


...Broadcast for Friends will be available soon for the iPhone. You can sign up on Ustream’s website to be notified when it goes live."

 

Source: http://mashable.com/2012/08/16/ustream-broadcast-with-friends/

 

Sign up page: http://launch.broadcastforfriends.com/

 

 

 


Via Robin Good