HBO adds co-watching feature to HBO Now and HBO Go, with help from Seattle startup Scener

(Scener Photograph) HBO additional a new video chat attribute to its HBO Now and HBO GO applications, allowing for subscribers to look at reveals and motion pictures “together” via a Google Chrome extension. The “virtual movie theater” engineering is driven by Scener, a two-yr-previous Seattle startup that was incubated inside of RealNetworks. The notion is […]

Live-streaming traffic spikes amid social distancing, as streamers offer community and conversation – GeekWire

Streamers like THINND, witnessed here playing Simply call of Obligation: Present day Warfare, have witnessed their audiences maximize dramatically in this period of social isolation. (Livestream screenshot) With far more people keeping indoors because of to quarantines, lockdowns, and voluntary isolation, livestreamed programming has developed in recognition. Globally, the weekend of March 14 saw a big […]