Open Source Periscope Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to Periscope is IPFSTube. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Periscope and five of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Periscope are Glimesh (Free, Open Source), Owncast (Free, Open Source), Open Streaming Platform (Free, Open Source) and Hypercast (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 7, 2021

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      IPFSTube is a player and uploader for videos, stored in the distributed IPFS network.
      IPFSTube vs Periscope opinions
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      File sharing service, not live streaming
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    1. Glimesh is the next generation streaming platform built by the community for the community. We know establishing a following is hard, and the hours are long.
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    2. Owncast is a self-hosted live video and web chat server for use with existing popular broadcasting software. Point your live stream at a server you personally control and regain ownership over your content.
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    3. Open Streaming Platform (OSP) is an open-source, RTMP streamer software front-end for Arut's Nginx-RTMP Module. OSP was designed as a self-hosted alternative to services such as,, Mixer, and Youtube Live.
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    4. hypercast is a tool for broadcasting live peer-to-peer video streams to dat:// enabled web browsers such as Beaker Browser.
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