Hong Kong welcomed 2017 with a 10-minute pyromusical lighting up the skies against the iconic skyline, where the radiant Victoria Harbour is the belle of the ball for the spectacular New Year countdown.
For the first time in Hong Kong history, the traditional New Year’s Eve fireworks show staged over the Victoria Harbour last week was broadcast live on YouTube along with major TV channels.
Tencent, one of China’s top Internet value-added services providers, is using LiveU’s portable transmission technology to stream live its innovative new reality series called “See where you are going”. The live online programme follows Olympic champions, movie stars and random guests in six cities around China (Suzhou, Hangzhou, Beijing, Tianjin, Qingdao and Shenzhen) as they perform various tasks.
Theater goers enjoy attending Broadway and Off-Broadway shows because the performances bring stories to life through music, dance, dialogue, lighting, set design, costumes, and makeup. What they don’t always get to see is what it takes behind-the-scenes to make all this happen.
LiveU has been present throughout the US Presidential Election season. From the beginning of the campaign trail, LiveU has supported everything from party debates to state caucuses and primaries. LiveU’s LU500 and LU200 units were out in force at this year’s Presidential Election events. The introduction of LiveU Solo this year also gave online content creators the opportunity for more complete coverage of election events.