Live video services

Bambuser is a live video service that allows you to capture, upload and store video from a mobile phone or webcam. You can set up broadcasts, like channels, and share them publicly using social media, or share privately with just certain users. You can also view videos on your phone, and chat in real time. Geo-tagging is possible. With certain platforms, you can also save a recording and upload it at a later time.

What can I use it for: 

Streaming live video from a protest.

Streaming live video from an unmanned camera.


Easy to use, and recognised by major media outlets.


Its popularity with activists means it is blocked in some countries.

Platform (OS): 
Online or via a supported mobile phone
The basic service is free. The premium service must be paid for.
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