USA Today’s takeaways from their Final Four coverage with Persciope

Live streaming video app Meerkat may have been the craze at last month’s SXSW, but its rival Periscope has not been ignored.

One major example is USA Today covering the NCAA Final Four with the latter. On the Nieman Journalism Lab blog, USA Today’s Tanya Sichynsky shares takeaways from the experience using the app at the event.

One of them was how to use the replay feature:

“Periscope gives you with the option to replay your broadcast after filming, but depending on how good your wifi or 4G service is, it may take a long time to save. If you’re trying to do one live stream after another, that urgency may cost you the replay function.”

Here is her post with more Periscope tips.