Instagram Confirms Live Video Features Coming To Its Platform. The CEO confirmed live video features are heading to the company. It was only a matter of time, but Instagram has confirmed today that it’s working on its own live streaming implementation.
Interview with the Financial Times
In an interview with the Financial Times Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom said:
Live is really exciting for us. I think it can enhance what we’re doing. If I’m trying to strengthen relationships with someone. I love, them streaming video to me live would be an amazing way to be closer to them.
There’s no word on when the feature will arrive or how it will work, but earlier leaked images suggest that streamers will show up right in your Stories carousel.