The Confluent KAFKA Java SDK works as a mirror of Apache Kafka. Developers can build a jar and run it, build a source jar, build an aggregated javadoc, build a javadoc and a scaladoc, and run unit/integration tests along with over twelve specific functions.
Facebook has launched a new Continuous Live Video API that enables developers to broadcast long and persistent streaming video to the world's largest social network. Previously, Facebook Live streams were limited to 90 minutes, but thanks to the new API, third parties can broadcast longer events.
The Twitch API lets developers integrate popular Twitch features, such as live broadcasting, chat and video analytics into their own application. Talk has surfaced that Google is looking to purchase Twitch for $1 billion.