Facebook’s new API lets you livestream forever — but you can’t save the broadcast


Facebook is adding the ability for Live broadcasts to be indefinite, but won’t let you save or share those streams. A new Continuous Video API will make all of this possible, according to TechCrunch. It aims to host live feeds of nature, huge events and or just keeping an eye on your dog while you’re away at work. Ahead of this API, Live streams were capped at 90 minutes (though I can’t imagine wanting to watch a 90-minute feed of anything). Longer form videos can be set to end at a given timeframe, though. You could stream a family gathering…

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