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Rio 2016 Features Introduced on Facebook and Instagram

Rio 2016 Features Introduced on Facebook and Instagram

Facebook has added the features on the eve of Rio 2016 which is going to have the Opening Ceremony on Friday. Rio de Janeiro is the host for the 2016 summer Olympic Games. Facebook allows their users to add the temporary profile pictures to their profiles for supporting their country.

Starting on Wednesday, country flag masks which can be added to their photos and videos. The users can even include in the Facebook Live videos via MSQRD mobile app, which is available for the Android and iOS platforms. So it’s the right time for updating your profile pictures on Facebook with your supporting and loved country flags and others.

Finally, Facebook users can able to see the special greetings on the top of the news feeds which navigates the users to a page with the Olympic content which even includes the search results, events and Facebook Live videos. The social network will have the same before the August 21, 2016, which is the closing ceremony.

Rio Olympics 2016: Experience the Rio Olympics in Google Search Results Up To Date

Along with this, Instagram is also providing the Christ with the Redeemer Landmark, and it covers the events that are happening at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Earlier in the month of April, NBC has made an agreement with Snapchat and other social media platforms.

The new “Rio Olympic Discover” channel will be launched on the mobile application throughout the games and which is due to start here on Friday, August 5. This will show the mini clips of the sports action and also the behind the scenes footage.

NBC Olympics and Facebook will create a “Social Command Center” in Rio.

They will publish up to 20 Olympic highlights each day on these platforms and two-minute recap shows daily, this is only available exclusively only for the Facebook US users. Additional to this, Instagram will provide their slo-mo videos, which covers the action featuring the NBC Olympic commentary and the athlete highlights.

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“This partnership is about reaching fans on Facebook and Instagram with NBC’s excellent and compelling Olympic content,” says Gary Zenkel President of NBC Olympics.

Rio Olympics 2016: Experience the Rio Olympics in Google Search Results Up To Date

Rio Olympics 2016: Experience the Rio Olympics in Google Search

Rio Olympics 2016 is about to start in the next week, the biggest sports event in the world. This year Rio in Brazil is the host for the event.  On this eve, Google has launched the special features to their fans not to miss the action in the Rio Olympics.

Google and other search giants have launched many features under their product range for having the better experience for the users.

This first & foremost thing is when the fans can able to view the results of any event when they type in the Google. Apart from this, the users can even find the video highlights of the respective searched events from the user.

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For example, if the user searches for the athlete along with “Rio 2016” then the search results will be displayed with the basic statistics, and in which event the athlete is participating and how many numbers of medals he won and more details about the schedule of the events.

Search for “Usain Bolt Rio 2016”, then this will show you the information about the famous athlete and Jamaican speedster. The users can also search for the TV schedules which will be happened in the 30 countries along with the trending searches in the Olympics searches in the related region.

Google is stacking on the YouTube heavily for providing all the video content. All the event highlights will be presented in over 60 countries through the various official broadcast channels.

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YouTube will also have the team of 15 selected video content creators who will be testing the live streaming feature for this service. On the other hand, Facebook and Instagram are going to show the reels of highlights Rio Olympics events. Twitter is going to make their first live video game event. It is not going to host any content from the Olympic events and games.

Apart from this, you can use the assistance of the Google Street view for exploring the streets of the Rio de Janeiro stadium and city.