Sony has announced that starting from 1st August 2016 PS4 users will not be able to enjoy Ustream features. Play station 4 still continues its support for other streaming services like Twitch, YouTube and Dailymotion. As per the PS4 support message, Ustream features will be ending for viewing broadcasts from “Live from PlayStation” on the Play Station 4, Play Station App, and Play Station Vita following this summer.
“We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and we appreciate your understanding,” wrote Sony in a blog post. Company’s support message added, Time of termination of Ustream support may shift depending upon of the region.
Ps4 was officially launched in the year 2013 and ever since its launch Ustream broadcasting was supported via share button. Japanese electronics manufacturer added YouTube and Dailymotion streaming support last year. Twitch was attained by Amazon in the year 2014 for $970 million which recently publicized support for an eSports league and in-game Streaming.
Well, there was no certain reason was provided by the company for termination of Ustream. The drop of support will definitely upset the Ustream users. And few gamers responded to the company’s Twitter announcement on Monday- “Who uses it anyway?” one gamer wrote. “Holy crap, I forgot about Ustream. They dropped the ball,” other gamer wrote.