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  • Facebook Live takes on Twitch with desktop streaming. Here's how to use it - Wired.co.uk

    Facebook Live takes on Twitch with desktop streaming. Here's how to use it - Wired.co.uk;

    Facebook has expanded its live video streaming platform to let anyone broadcast video from their desktop, and in the process, has made it possible to stream content from games. ADVERTISEMENT. Entertainment, news or real life? Live streaming is ...and more »

  • Now, Facebook Live available for desktop users - Economic Times

    NEW YORK: Facebook users can now go live directly from their desktops using their webcams and also broadcast gameplay from their computers. According to a Facebook blog post on Wednesday, Facebook live on desktops was earlier available for pages ...and more »

  • Mother of 15-year-old girl who was gang raped live on Facebook as 40 people watched says her daughter is the ... - Daily Mail

    The mother of a 15-year-old girl who was gang-raped in an attack that was live streamed on Facebook said kids have been joking about the incident and harassing her family. Stacey Elkins said on Wednesday that her daughter has received online threats ...and more »

  • US police probe apparent gang rape streamed on Facebook - Pakistan Today

    US police probe apparent gang rape streamed on Facebook - Pakistan Today;

    CHICAGO: Chicago police said Wednesday they were looking for up to six suspects who allegedly raped a teenage girl and broadcast the assault on Facebook Live. The victim was a 15-year-old girl, who went missing on Sunday in the crime-plagued city in ...and more »

  • Girl allegedly sexually assaulted on Facebook Live now receiving death threats, family says - CBS News

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago police are questioning several people in the alleged sexual assault of a 15-year-old that was streamed on Facebook Live, authorities said, but the girl's family said Wednesday they were receiving death threats. Police spokesman ...and more »

  • Facebook struggles to prevent violence on Facebook Live - AsiaOne

    Facebook struggles to prevent violence on Facebook Live - AsiaOne;

    Mark Zuckerberg has repeatedly said that live video is the future of Facebook, but what if that future is terrifying and full of violence? What happens when one of the largest proponents of live video struggles to manage its darker side? Reports that ...and more »

  • Facebook Live victim 'afraid to go home' - BBC News

    Facebook Live victim 'afraid to go home' - BBC News;

    A teenage girl who police say was raped during a Facebook Live broadcast is too scared to return to her Chicago home, her mother has said. The 15-year-old, who is currently staying with relatives, has been subject to an online and in-person harassment ...and more »

  • What is Facebook's responsibility when people broadcast crimes? (+video) - Christian Science Monitor

    The apparent assault of a Chicago teenager was broadcast on Facebook Live, but no one reported it through the Facebook system designed to review inappropriate content. Monitor's Best: Top 5 ...and more »

  • Facebook Live Adds Support For PC Games And Desktop Live Streaming - Wccftech

    Facebook Live Adds Support For PC Games And Desktop Live Streaming - Wccftech;

    Facebook has been offering the ability to broadcast live videos for a long time. However, until now, the feature was limited to mobile devices alone. Nonetheless, the company has been working on bringing live video broadcast to other platforms ...and more »

  • Facebook Live video: Now broadcast live video from your desktop and laptop - BGR India

    Facebook Live video: Now broadcast live video from your desktop and laptop - BGR India;

    Since about a year now, Facebook has been going big on live videos and 360 degree images on its platform. After live videos were launched on Facebook's mobile app last year, the feature saw a lot of traction, becoming one of the most popular features ...and more »