Submitted by doctorstrange 996d ago | interview

Share: Ustream CEO Talks PS4, The Future of Video and the Blurring of Reality

Ustream is coming to the PS4 in a big way, being deeply integrated into the console’s OS, allowing players to share their games, interact and watch. To find out everything there was to know about the partnership with Sony, how sharing is changing entertainment forever and what the future of video broadcasting holds, we talked to CEO Brad Hunstable in a wide ranging exclusive interview.
-PSLS (Brad Hunstable, iPad, iPhone, PS Vita, PS3, PS4, Tech, Ustream)

TrendyGamers  +   996d ago
Wow, very thorough interview.
Wedge19  +   996d ago
Sharing is like Nickelback. Nobody seems to enjoy it, or admit that they like it, and everyone complains about it but somehow it's still around and just seems to be getting bigger despite the mass "hatred" for it.
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Cupid_Viper_3  +   996d ago
Who in the Blue HEll is this Nickelback you speak of?

"How the hell'd we wind up like this? why weren't we able to see the signs that we missed and try and turn the tables?"

Thank God that the above passage does not apply to the PS4, as it seems that Sony is correcting even the tiniest of mistakes it made with PS3 this time around.
ftwrthtx  +   996d ago
Impressive interview. Job well done.
alexcosborn  +   996d ago
Gooood stuff.
nevin1  +   996d ago
personally i don't see the point in this ustream.
Marceles  +   996d ago
Go to twitch.tv and then imagine that for all PS4 users.

I follow people on Twitter and on Twitch who hold sports and fighitng game leagues and tournaments. People in the league and not in the league can live spectate during a league game and chat about it. It's a really awesome idea.

People watch speedruns of their favorite games, help friends on a part they're stuck on in a game, check out a game they're not entirely sold on and watch their friend play to see if they still want to buy it...there's alot of reasons that streaming gameplay is a huge feature.
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Donnieboi  +   996d ago
Well of course u lack the imagination to see it's potential, YOU didn't even have enough of an imagination to pick out a decent avatar pic.

On topic: Tournaments, humiliating loudmouths, keeping an online community alive for years, etc are exactly the great things it will bring for those who enjoy playing online. Plus, it can provide gaming guides/tutorials for struggling gamer's.

Use your brain. And especially try reading article before you make a clown of yourself again.
nevin1  +   995d ago
Nah your the dumb one. Based on your logic, anybody who says "whats the point" or dont see the point" automatically lacks imagination. Way to go idiot.

"On topic: Tournaments, humiliating loudmouths, keeping an online community alive for years, etc are exactly the great things it will bring for those who enjoy playing online. Plus, it can provide gaming guides/tutorials for struggling gamer's."

like I said in another thread about this topic. Good for others but the feature is not for me.

And finally, My default avatar is the best avatar.
mandf  +   996d ago
link is broken could someone please fix it.
doctorstrange  +   996d ago
Was just a server glitch, all should be good now
mandf  +   996d ago
Much respect to you for keeping up with your contributions to this site. Bubble to you.

Wow one of the best interviews I have read on gaming in while. Playstationlifestlye is starting to become the best new site this gen. Hopefully they keep away from flamebait titles and articles.
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Skate-AK  +   996d ago
I will stream depending on how much data it uses.
knifefight  +   996d ago
Not good for bandwidth caps :/
first1NFANTRY  +   996d ago
The feature i'm more excited about Ustream is the ability to broadcast your playthrough with friends.

This will bring the much needed death of biased reviews. No need for people to visit 1UP and the likes when they can experience the games first hand.
HmongAmerican  +   996d ago
right on.
Blackcanary  +   995d ago
This is great the amount of times igo JustinTV to watch people play games that i'm not sure about and ask them questions about the game this is gonna be great.

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