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Live Streaming Tools and Services

  1. CamTwist is a software package that lets you add special effects to your video chats. Its also possible to stream your desktop and still images. With CamTwist, you can also use multiple video chat programs at the same time.

  2. Rocket Streaming Audio Server is a modern alternative to SHOUTcast and Icecast, and delivers streaming audio in MP3, AAC, AAC+, Opus, and FLAC, to your listeners on the web and mobile devices.

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  3. StreamBuffRe buffers online streams and redirects them to different destinations. This enables you to watch, download or record streams from many different video and livestream internet services. This all works even at the same time.

  4. Live.me is the #1 social platform for broadcasting and watching live streaming videos. Go live, connect with your favorite stars, and earn rewards and cash!

  5. Datarhei/Restreamer offers smart free video streaming in real time. Stream H.264 video of IP cameras live to your website. Upload your live video on YouTube, Ustream, Twitch, Livestream.com or any other streaming solutions e.g. Wowza-Streaming-Engine.

  6. Livestreamer is a command-line utility that pipes video streams from various services into a video player, such as VLC. The main purpose of Livestreamer is to allow the user to avoid buggy and CPU heavy flash plugins but still be able to enjoy various streamed content.

    Discontinued

    The project seems to be no longer updated since 2016. Last version, 1.12.2, released in May 2015, but it can be still downloaded from GitHub

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  7. Splitstream is the simplest way to multistream on over 40+ platforms. Users can signup on splitstream and simulcast their live streams to Facebook, Youtube, Twitch, Mixer and other live platforms without any fuzz.

  8. Singular is an innovative new content branding tool, providing dynamic, interactive overlays to engage your audience.

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  9. vMix is a Software Video Mixer and Switcher that utilises the latest advances in computer hardware to provide live HD video mixing, a task previously only possible on expensive dedicated hardware mixers.

  10. On YouNow, you can chat with live broadcasters and connect with your audience by going live! Have fun joining broadcasters as a guest, creating selfies, sending gifts, interacting with your community, and capturing moments.

  11. HuffPost Live is a live-streaming video network that uses the most engaging stories on HuffPost as the jumping-off point for real-time conversations and commentary – and invites viewers to join the discussion as on-air guests.

  12. The Instafeed RTMP service can help you to create new live stream and generate stream key for your Instagram account!

  13. Livestream.com client application, limited Twitter publishing integration.

    Discontinued

    The program is no longer updated. Last version, 20.3.25, released in 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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  14. Designed for content creators, Elgato Game Capture is a professional videogame recording and live-streaming software for Windows.

  15. VidStudio is a software system for live video production. Everyone can easily broadcast live events and create professional webcasts from any location.