British Arts Festivals Association 2015 - ARCHIVED
Self-Cast Live streaming APP Showcase hub
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Video conversations with up to 8 people for free. No login required — no installs
During the conference BAFA has what is affectionately calling a CLOUD LOUNGE for all the digital bidies people to use should they feel the need.
The long term ambition for appear.in is to create a global video communication service that users love and use frequently.
There are apps in respective app stores but hey, you don't need them. CLICK HERE for the BAFA-CLOUD-LOUNGE
Create your own Create a room and invite up to 8 friends
Self broacast, live internet streaming at professional quality.
A full substitute for Outside Broadcast facilities. Under complete real time control. At remarkably low cost.
This solution does require a ethernet connection to broadcast.
You buy the Pobit box of tricks (its rack mountable) plug in a camera, a laptop and away you go.
Its built in features enable overlay captions and ticket sales but free events coverage can be provisioned. This is what BAFA is showcaseing during the afternoon keynote, Identifying the Gap - Festival Leadership in Turbulent Times.
TO VIEW THE KEYNOTE.
Only available for viewing on the dedicated app (Nov 2015)
The internet’s most interesting interviews, talk shows, casual hangouts, debates, discussions, and live workshops in one place.. Blab lets anyone have thier own chat show.
Watch in a browser LIVE - blab.im
I will let BEME's creator Casey Neistat introduce his app. Watch the video, please download it and start BEMEing.
Meerkat is a mobile app that enables users to broadcast live video streaming through their mobile device. Once signed up, Meerkat users have the option of connecting their Facebook and Twitter accounts, and stream directly to their followers as soon as they go live.
Watch in a browser LIVE - meerkatapp.co