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This tracker, published on a quarterly basis, provides an essential resource for those looking to follow the key market developments and announcements of major players that are driving the momentum of the rapidly evolving mobile and social video market.


  • The number of stories related to mobile live streaming increased substantially in 2Q16, with Facebook continuing to push its Facebook Live service to both consumers and professional content producers.
  • A number of the mobile and social video announcements in 2Q16 were related to sports. Live streaming of sports was a focus for some players; however, a number of other announcements, focused on making consumers part of the content experience rather than merely viewers, were also made.

Features and Benefits

  • Find out the latest news and trends in the mobile and social video market.
  • Filter mobile and social video announcements and news by region, country, device focus, type of content, announcement type, and companies involved.

Key questions answered

  • What were the most important mobile and social video news stories in 2Q16?
  • What moves did the major mobile and social video players make in 2Q16 to evolve their services and influence the market going forward?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • This quarter’s highlights
  • Download 1: Mobile and Social Video Announcement Tracker: 2Q16
  • Methodology
  • Further reading

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