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NAB 2016 News: YouTube Announces 360-Degree Live Video Streaming

This is what we’ve been waiting for! We have only been able to film events currently in 360, stitch them together and then upload.¬†we’re very excited by this announcement, it will take concerts and events to a new level, experiencing them in real time.

  • YouTube announced that they will begin live streaming events in 360-degree.
  • The first event they streamed live in 360-degree was select artist performances in Coachella.
  • YouTube also announced the released of spatial audio for on-demand YouTube videos.
  • Spatial audio involves depth, distance and intensity in the audio itself, just like in real life.
  • YouTube will make 360-degree live streaming and spatial audio technologies available at all YouTube Space locations around the world.

See the full YouTube announcement by clicking HERE

Thanks to Digimediadude for bringing my attention tot his.