Since the start of 2015 live streaming apps Meerkat and Periscope have been causing a commotion among curious users and professionals. The apps make it easy to create videos, and broadcast or receive them live.
French investigators have opened an inquiry into the suicide of a young woman who jumped in front of a train outside Paris. The 19-year-old broadcast the act live using the Periscope app.
The witnesses of Keith Lamont Scott's death in Charlotte used Facebook Live to tell two stories of a police shooting: One of a grieving family and angry activists, and that of a protest gone wrong.
The World Chess Championship in New York is not just about who will win. The organizers are hoping it will help establish chess as a major Internet-pasttime.
After using social media to publicly quash the coup, Turkey's government is cracking down on news sites and purging state institutions again. Here is how censorship works in the country - and how Turks react to it.
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