Popular live video streaming service ‘Periscope’ is shutting down on April 1st, app no longer available on App Store

Popular live video streaming service ‘Periscope’ is shutting down on April 1st, app no longer available on App Store

The popular live video streaming service Periscope is presently saying goodbye. Possessed by Twitter, Periscope will be totally closed down on April 1, 2021, following the application’s removal from the iOS App Store and Google Play.

Twitter had already confirmed the finish of Periscope in December a year ago, however today the company declared that this is the latest day that clients will actually want to get to the live video streaming service.

This is it. Our final goodbye. Today is the latest day the Periscope application will be available. They leave you with our gratitude for every one of the creators and viewers who brighten the Periscope community. We desire to see you all live on Twitter.

Periscope started development in 2014 and was obtained by Twitter in 2015 preceding it was even released to the public. The application was viewed as perhaps the most popular tools for streaming live video from a smartphone. Nonetheless, this doesn’t imply that clients will presently don’t have a choice to make live video on Twitter.

Since the acquisition of Periscope, the greater part of the platform’s features have been integrated directly into Twitter through a feature called Twitter Live — which will stay accessible to clients. Simultaneously, the Periscope group is likewise working on Spaces, another Twitter tool that offers live audio chat rooms.

As per Twitter, the Periscope website will stay available with a chronicle of all the public content, while users can likewise download their Periscope videos from that point. Periscope’s mobile apps, however, will no longer work.

Priyanka Patil