Twitter’s big day is at last right here. Tonight is the first night of NFL’s Thursday night time football, so that they can be streamed all season on Twitter (as well as CBS and NFL network as cable partners).
Twitter reportedly beat out corporations like facebook and Amazon for the exclusive mobile circulation, and at the time it was a tremendous win for the corporate below the then new CEO Jack Dorsey. Now it’s time to see if the transfer will repay and produce the the platform new users who are coming for the soccer and now not necessarily for Twitter itself.
So how are you going to in reality watch the sport tonight? to seek out the flow which you can go to the Moments tab throughout the app, or you can go to tnf.twitter.com to get entry to it in an instant and from the online.
the company additionally launched an Apple television, fireplace tv and Xbox One app the day before today for customers who wish to steam the game on their actual TVs. whereas the sport might be on hand to observe on cable, Twitter would clearly desire these viewers use their flow, so is launching these apps to make it more straightforward.
The viewing expierence is pretty much what folks expected with a video stream at the prime of the web page, and are living timeline of soccer-themed tweets beneath. There’s also a place to type for your own tweet which Twitter is robotically ore populating with a #TNF hashtag.