Lightstream levels up for the creator community

Lightstream levels up for the creator community The Chicago-based streaming startup expands paid plans, while continuing to offer free options  CHICAGO, February 17, 2020 — Live streaming leader Lightstream today announced a critical milestone in its commitment to offering best-in-class broadcast solutions for all creators. Effective immediately, its premier offering, Lightstream Studio, is accessible through […]

Our next move for the creator community

Our platform is about you, the creator. That’s why I’m sharing this with our community. Today we announced an expansion of Studio to offer three plans: Free, Creator (starting at $20/month), and Professional (previously called “IRL”: starting at $89/month) when purchased annually. Didn’t you just add a paid plan? Yea, and it went great! The […]

Changelogs: February 2020

February 18th Changelog Big update today! We launched plans for Lightstream Studio. These plans offer streaming options that scale based on your needs as a creator. For a complete breakdown of our plans, visit golightstream.com/studio.  Some notes for specific users: If you have a Mixer Pro account, these changes DO NOT affect your account. A […]

Changelogs: January 2020

January 29th Changelog Over the past few months, we’ve been hard at work on Lightstream Studio – making many improvements under-the-hood. We’ve continuously pushed updates to improve Lightstream Studio. We’ve made a new year’s resolution to do a better job keeping you updated on what’s been released and return to a more regular cadence on […]

Setting up your IRL Stream

As streaming content grows, things have begun moving outside of the boundaries of your own home and granting the ability to take your audience on an adventure in IRL. Lightstream moves into the next step of streaming your content online. With the Lightstream IRL plan, stay connected with your viewers, utilize and customize your personal […]

A letter to the community

Hey everyone, it’s Stu, CEO of Lightstream. Today we announced our first ever paid plan with 720p 60 FPS and new capabilities for mobile and IRL streamers. For more info on that, go here. I know. I know. “What happened to free!?” “$99!?”  First and foremost, we still have a free tier that all our creators […]

Fortnite season ending black hole draws in viewers

 Around 6 PM UTC (2 PM ET) Sunday 10/13, a meteor wiped out the Fortnite island, leaving behind only a black hole. (Yes, that’s definitely how physics works. Don’t google it.) This unexpected catastrophe left gamers across the world unable to play, seeing only the aforementioned black hole on their screens. Viewers on Twitch and […]