Comments on “Katch
Angelo Milanetti@angelomilan · UX Designer, Rivals
One thing is frustrating: 99% of meerkat broadcasts are vertical videos. (don't try to change people behaviour, it won't happen) When you upload a vertical video, youtube adds those black bands left and right. And, while it's understandable on desktop, I hate to watch a video like that on mobile. shame on you, youtube! :D How youtube should fix this: when so… See more
Dave Ambrose@daveambrose · Steadfast Venture Capital
@angelomilan @benrbn was interviewed at SXSW a few weeks ago discussing the decision to broadcast vertically v. horizontally and I have to agree with him: tl;dr the Meerkat team realizes the web view on video is poor now when it's shot horizontal, but I'd expect an update from them soon.
jonas@jnsdls · Yeah, I don't know either.
@angelomilan @benrbn @daveambrose I have just been manually changing the CSS whenever I wanted to actively watch something on the web. :)
Dylan Feltus@dylanfeltus · Designer and Entrepreneur
@sleinadsanoj me too! @benrbn add that max-width to desktop 😉
Angelo Milanetti@angelomilan · UX Designer, Rivals
@daveambrose hi Dave, actually I agree with you: live broadcasts should stay vertical. Meerkat did it right... I was just referring to youtube and watching #katch recordings on youtube from mobile ;)