As a video serving website YouTube took its time to bring Live Streaming capabilities. Being a web service to share videos YouTube grew rapidly due to the ease of use and the Internet’s viral behavior.
Having tried out live streaming with a few major events recently, YouTube has now unveiled plans to integrate live streaming into YouTube channels. They’ve begun testing their new Live Streaming platform with select partners streaming content.
YouTube has added ability to have live comments to increase user interaction and participation during live events. The Live Streaming trial is for two days September 13 and 14. Following is the schedule: