Google Today Launched an experimental trial of YouTube live streaming service and this will only be available for today and tomorrow (September 13 and 14). It seems YouTube is serious about Live Streaming Platform, with the amount response that it got by broadcasting IPL 2010 live on Youtube.
Below interactive schedule shows today’s live broadcasts on Youtube:
This live streaming platform trail on YouTube is conducted in collaboration with YouTube’s four partner sites: Howcast, Next New Networks, Rocketboom and Young Hollywood. Live videos will be added to channel pages of these sites.
According to YouTube, this new platform integrates live streaming directly into YouTube channels; all broadcasters need is a webcam or external USB/FireWire camera. Included in the test is a “Live Comments” module which lets you engage with the broadcaster and the broader YouTube community