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Timeline

2020
October 8

Web App v2 Launched

Web App v2 Launched

After extensive testing, we have launched a major upgrade to our web app. The key functionality includes Desktop Notifications for all major browsers. Now you’ll get notified when there’s a live broadcast from only your favourite artist on your Desktop as well as your Mobile device.

October 8

Re-Branded To FanCircles

Re-Branded To FanCircles

We’ve just rebranded our core site to FanCircles (We used to be called GigRev)
This rebrand goes along with some major network improvements and features. We’re also working with more than the music industry with clients such as YouTubers, Comedians, Heath & Fitness celebs and more.

June 29

Wallet and Tipping

Ability to tip artists with gifts during live broadcasting

April 20

Custom Menu Naming

Added the ability to change the names of menu items within the app. For example, Music can become Podcasts or Fan Wall can be become Forum. This feature also allows for a base language other than English.

April 13

Stream Capacity Increase

To cope with the demand for live video broadcasts we have added additional servers and increased the length of any single broadcast to up to 4 hours allowing for full concerts and DJ sets etc.

March 9

Scalability

Our platform is built on a strong backbone and understanding of uptimes and scalability. We’ve separated our database layer from the API layer and increased speeds by over 180%

March 2

Zoom Intergration

Zoom has one of the popular MultiCam broadcasting systems. As well as our own broadcaster platform Zoom can be used to broadcast to app users. Integration instructions for artists are available in the web app

February 10

RTMP Integration

Broadcasting just got a lot easier. RTMP streaming is a protocol that works with professional video desks. We can now broadcast in HD using multi-cam features available in desks.

January 21

Improved Broadcasting Capabilities

Broadcasts can now be set for “Go Live Now” through to delayed “Go Live in 30 Minutes”. This allows planning and a count down for viewers.

January 6

Live Streaming Video

Improved commenting system giving artists and fans a better way to communicate.

We've re branded

GigRev is now FanCircles