New Products, New Look and Promotions | NAB 2014

Today, the Livestream team is proud to unveil our biggest and boldest new products. We’ve also released a new look and experience to our website and iPhone app.

New Broadcasting Products:

STUDIO CONTROL SURFACE
Tactile control surface hardware for any edition of Livestream Studio™ now available for purchase and shipping late April 2014. To learn about Studio Control Surface, watch this video.

LIVESTREAM FOR GLASS
The first live broadcasting video app for Google Glass allows users to broadcast live from their Glass camera to Livestream’s Platform™ with a single tap. Additionally, Livestream’s Glass app enables users to view real-time chat messages from audiences online and respond via voice. The app can also be used as a remote camera with Livestream Studio™. For more information, visit Livestream.com/glass.

STUDIO HD510
Ultra-portable all-in-one switcher with integrated touch-screen. For more information, visit Livestream.com/HD510.

STUDIO HD1710
Supercharged rack-mount switcher with bundled control surface for the most demanding productions. For more information, visit Livestream.com/HD1710.

LIVESTREAM STUDIO – FREE VERSION

To further Livestream’s mission to democratize live video, every Livestream Platform producer can now download and use the Free version of Livestream Studio to upgrade their live event productions with multi-camera and graphics. For more information, visit http://new.livestream.com/studio.

STUDIO VERSION 2 

Studio 2 will be demonstrated at the Livestream booth #SL3305 at NAB. Version 2 will be available for download as a preview beginning Thursday, April 24th and is scheduled for full release in May 2014.

New features include:

  • Bonded Transmission to New Livestream – leverage multiple ethernet, Wi-Fi and 4G modem connections directly from Studio to transmit reliably and at higher bitrates to the Livestream Platform
    • New Look and Feel – upgraded user interface to align with Livestream Studio™ Surface
      Broadcast Graphics Module Upgrade
    • Additional graphics module (GFX3)
    • Unlimited layers within each graphics module
    • Save and load layer templates
    • Turnkey templates for lower thirds, sports scoring and Twitter
    • Dynamic data sources including Twitter, Google Docs, local and remote CSV files and more
      Word-wrap support
    • New “Push to Program” paradigm
  • Livestream Studio Surface Enhanced Support
  • Remote Camera Upgrades – enabling wireless multi-camera live event production
    • Livestream Broadcaster™ remote camera support
    • iPhone and iPad remote camera support
    • Android phone and tablet remote camera support
    • Google Glass remote camera support
    • Additional support for webcam and BlackMagic devices on the remote camera agent for Windows
    • A synchronization feature between all wireless and wired inputs will be made available in a later version
  • Support for Non-Blackmagic Devices – now supports any webcam or video device recognized by Windows
  • Basic Replay