Meerkat now lets you live stream video from your GoPro



Live streams on Meerkat are about to get a lot more exciting.

Some GoPro owners are now able to live stream video from their action cameras directly to the live streaming app, Meerkat announced Thursday.

Meerkat’s update will support live streaming from GoPro’s Hero 3 and Hero 4 cameras, the company confirmed to Mashable. The update, first reported by CNBC, is available now as a beta for GoPro’s Hero 3, with support for the Hero 4 coming soon.

In a teaser video posted to Twitter Thursday, the live streaming app showed off the upcoming feature, which will be compatible with Meerkat’s iOS app. The company says Android support is also in the works. Read more…

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You can now watch vertical videos in full screen on YouTube’s Android app

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The latest version of YouTube for Android displays portrait mode videos in all their full-screen glory, making it easier and a lot less annoying to watch videos shot vertically. Prior to this update, YouTube would display vertical videos in full-screen landscape mode, which kept the actual viewing area nearly as small as the preview screen. The new feature comes in handy when you’re watching Vine roundups or clips sent by your non-techie relatives. Full-screen mode for portrait videos on YouTube looks great Want to see how it works for yourself? Try this clip on your Android device. Sadly, the new feature…

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