Periscope replace retains viewers from displaying up at your home
Twitter’s video-streaming app Periscope might have buried Meerkat’s hopes of being the go-to solution to present the world your workplace fridge. However till at the moment, it had a quite scary privateness problem. When a broadcaster shared their location, as an alternative of that location being a neighborhood or metropolis, viewers might zoom all the best way into the broadcaster’s whereabouts. An replace to the app has fastened that superior function for stalkers.
The replace for the iOS app is obtainable now and solely zooms into a big geographic area moderately than pinpointing a location. That may be erring on the aspect of warning, nevertheless it’s higher than random viewers understanding the place you reside. The replace additionally fastened chat points present in broadcasts with plenty of viewers, the ordering of reside broadcasts so individuals you comply with are on the prime and improved video streaming based on Periscope.
Location earlier than and after the replace
The app has all the time had the power to show off your location whereas streaming. Because of at this time’s replace, broadcasters can relaxation assured that once they do share their location, random weirdos will not present as much as their actual spot to damage their reside-streaming enjoyable.