Meerkat live-streaming app 'dead'
Live-streaming app Meerkat has been pulled from the app store, following stiff competition from Twitter's Periscope and Facebook's live-streaming services.
The app attracted much attention when it was launched at the SXSW festival in Austin, Texas, last year.
The firm behind it - Life on Air - has instead been developing an app which allows groups of friend to chat live.
Houseparty has reportedly already attracted nearly one million users.
"We may have just pulled Meerkat from the app store, but it was actually six months after we launched that we made the decision to change... read more