New Delhi, May 30, 2017:
Singapore based BIGO tech has turned its eyes on India to bring their app BIGO LIVE, which already has a 100 million strong user base globally, to the fastest growing mobile internet market in the world. BIGO LIVE, a mobile broadcasting app that allows users to broadcast their talents live through live video streaming and real-time interactions, organised its first ever broadcasters meet-up in India. They also announced new features including VLOG and video recording during the meet-up which was held in New Delhi.
BIGO lets users watch broadcast a live video anytime and anywhere. A broadcaster can then engage with their audience via live sessions. The platform acts as a stage for people to showcase their talents and meet with people who are aligned with their interests through live sessions all around the globe.
Eric Liu, Senior Director, BIGO Technology Pte Ltd said, “We aim to build a BIGO community in the world by providing a platform for the young & fashion conscious to come together and share their interests. BIGO LIVE has attracted millions of social media-savvy millennials across the globe since its launch in March 2016. We already have strong presence in countries like Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand, Russia, Middle East, Malaysia, America and we aspire to reach out to more countries in future. We are confident that our app will be able to capture the imagination of the young and trendy in India as well.”
Delhi’s favourite and award-winning Radio Jockey, ‘Khurafati’ Nitin was present at the event as the Guest of Honor. “There is a lot of potential in the Bigo Live app and I foresee it to be one of the prominent emerging social networking and internet platforms in the future.”, Nitin said in his speech. “BIGO Live is fun, entertaining and keeps me hooked. I already have few favorites on the app and am myself planning to start going live soon on BIGO Live,” he added.
The event, termed BIGOLLYWOOD NIGHT saw more than 100 broadcasters and internet celebs gathering along with the media. Mr Vibhu, a lawyer by profession said, “Bigo Live has provided me with a platform to showcase my talent to the world and I enjoy broadcasting for more than three hours every day on Bigo Live.”
BIGO LIVE prides itself on being a platform for everyone, as siblings Gaurav and Twinkle, hailing from Himachal Pradesh explained, “We have been addicted to the Bigo Live app and enjoy showcasing our singing talent on this wonderful platform. Despite being from a small town in Himachal we are now able to connect and showcase our talent to the entire world.”
About BIGO Technology
BIGO TECHNOLOGY PTE. LTD. is a fast-growing Internet Company established in Singapore focused on live broadcast and VoIP related product and services all over the world. Bigo Live owns over 40 patents in the video domain and was set up with an aim to allow people to share their moments anytime, anywhere in a much easier way. Initially launched in March 2016, BIGO LIVE became the most popular App and ranked #1 in Apple App Store and Google Play in Thailand market since launch.