Ustream released the new iOS app on August 27th with plenty of new updates and features. Let’s see what’s really under the hood.
The new iOS app has a modern design with reinterpreted surfaces and features, making content discovery seamless and engaging more viewers on both the larger format iPad screen and on iPhone.
The app also allows users to upload videos they have recorded on the built-in iPhone camera app and easily create, edit and delete videos, channels and events inside the application. Live streaming capability has also been enhanced, allowing high-quality 16:9 format broadcasting directly from the phone. Users now have the freedom to upload their own pictures and connect their Facebook and Twitter accounts with the application. By expanding the use-cases to encompass capturing short clips intended for on-demand consumption, the Ustream platform is now even more suitable for applications like knowledge sharing and informal training.
This week is packed full of great streams including more from Smule, a baby Jaguar Cub, Nip Tuck Dancers, Dog Trainer Guru Chicks, IWearYourShirt starts a daily stream, cute puppies in a store front window, and more.
On Monday December 22 at 7p PST, Smule will be LIVE showing off their great iPhone apps! Last week they had a great show, chatting with people from around the world who have been practicing with their interactive sonic media. Smule has created the first true musical instrument for the iPhone. Both experts and beginners will be amazed by this innovative player. Download the app here: http://ocarina.smule.com and tune in live to watch the pros:http://www.ustream.tv/channel/smule
Daily at Noon EST, Jason Sadler of http://www.iwearyourshirt.com will be live wearing a new shirt each day! On January 1, Jason will start wearing a different brands shirt each day, and his first will be one of OURS! Tune in live to chat about his project, ask him why, and see how you can get involved:
On December 22 at 6p PST tune in and chat with James Andrews and Hill Harper. In this LIVE Q&A and web chat I am sure we’ll hear about Hill’s last few years of being on the road campaigning for his friend President Elect Barack Obama. Tune in with us here: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/influential-tv
On Tuesday the 23rd, at 630p PST tune in for ‘Key Number 9’ – You Complete YOU! Each week, Troy discusses 1 of 9 Keys To Freedom After Heartbreak LIVE here: http://www.ustream.tv/Ex-Free
Daily we have another puppy stream, this one comes to us from Le Petit Puppy in Greenwich Village, featured in the book Eyes Open NEW YORK as one of the 50 most inspiring places to visit in New York. Unlike most of our puppy streams, these pups are LIVE from a store front window! If you don’t live in NY, tune in live to watch these little guys here:
Daily we have a LIVE 24/7 stream of a baby Jaguar Cup from the Palm Beach Zoo. You can watch this jaguar cub and her mother Nabalam whenever you’d like. Feeding time is mid morning EST, and late evening EST. Watch with us here, and let us know what you think:
Starting on December 29 and running through January 6, we will have Nip Tuck’s “Timeless Beauties” Dancing at the Beverly Center! The return of nip/tuck will be highlighted with live performances by the three iconic dancers featured in FX’s current on-air promotional campaign for the series. “Go Go,” “Starlet” and “Princess” will interact in-person with visitors at Los Angeles’ Beverly Center as well as virtually via the Internet. Vote online at http://www.fxnetworks.com/shows/originals/niptuck/timeless for your favorite! If you live in the Los Angeles area, you can watch in person at:
Beverly Center, Grand Court (Level 6)
8500 Beverly Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90048