BIGO Technology’s association with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Singapore, for ‘BIGO Excellence Scholarship Fund’

BIGO Technology  is a fast-growing Singapore Internet company established in 2014 focusing on video broadcast and VoIP related products and services all over the world. It  includes BIGO LIVE (mobile live stream community), LIKE (short video maker community), imo (video conference communication app).

BIGO’s headquarters and regional centers are also focused on building Artificial Intelligence capabilities and enhancements specifically for localization and country specific requirements, therefore, BIGO Technology has recently created the BIGO Excellence Scholarship Fund for Nanyang Technological University, specifically for undergraduates of Data Science and AI in the school of Computer Science and Engineering. The value of the scholarship fund is SG$500,000. This fund would go towards two graduating students, for every year starting 2020.  SponsershipBIGO TECHNOLOGY’s search for untapped talent all across the globe is on and we look forward to penetrate further to bridge the gap between talent seekers and internet ecosystem. What makes the internship unique at BIGO is an offer of an opportunity to visit any of the 20 offices around the world as part of the internship experience.

Another good news for the users is BIGO Technology is looking to increase the total number of technical hires in Singapore to around 500 by the end of 2022.As a tech company, BIGO wants to ensure that it will stay competitive in the AI field, this means we will be aggressively pursuing AI talents not just from universities but from the global pool as well.

As per Jason Hu, (BIGO’s President) “Given the dynamic Singapore IT and AI landscape, we are anxious to groom and retain young talents for BIGO. As a tech company, we want to ensure that we will stay competitive in the AI field, this means we will be aggressively pursuing AI talents not just from universities but from the global pool as well. By doing so, we are confident that we will be able to improve and upgrade the standard of AI experts in Singapore and move the standard of BIGO’s AI to the next level.”

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Stay tuned for further updates!

 

Learn English with BIGO LIVE free of cost

Last week BIGO LIVE launched its Education channel for all its users. BIGO looks forward to expand its reach by not only catering to entertainment genre but also is trying to reach out to those who have an inclination towards education but miss out on resources or availability of such platforms.

Eng tutors. 1.pngSpeaking about our Education channel, we are starting with English training session on BIGO LIVE, where around 70 teachers are already hired and imparting training on basics of English, grammar and meet and greet etiquette!

Eng Tutors.jpg This is a good opportunity for both students and English tutors. Students can opt for such courses free of cost without getting into the hassle of course registration etc. With the change in the content industry, impacting the entire internet ecosystem, educational sector is not left far behind. From conventional modes of education to modern modes like distance learning to now education via Live streaming, the convenience of a consumer pays a pivotal role. This is just another way of making money via online Apps for English Tutors. Once can join these english tutors every day from 9pm to 11pmon BIGO LIVE.

Venturing into Education genre, BIGO is leveraging its robust online infrastructure and back end mechanism. There is vast amount of content that is being created in entertainment domain, tapping Educational genre would be setting another milestone for the live streaming industry and utilising its true potential !

To brush up your english speaking skills, Install BIGO LIVE : http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

 

 

Make way for BIGO LIVE’s ‘Education Channel’

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The beauty of live streaming apps is not only limited to Dance and singing and socialising but can also be utilised towards imparting education & awareness. BIGO LIVE is coming up with its own ‘Education channel’ on BIGO LIVE App . To start with, we have English tutors imparting English teaching & speaking lessons, gradually venturing into other regional languages and soft skill training. From cable to web, from set top boxes to tablets and smartphones, the content industry has seen a drastic evolution. This evolution is not only restricted to TV and video streaming industry, but also, educational industry !

From traditional education platforms to online platforms, a lot of us have been a part of this journey ! But, education via a live streaming platform is an untapped area with tremendous scope of growth. 

BIGO LIVE is on boarding English tutors who can go live and impart educational content, while simultaneously  addressing users queries FOR FREE OF COST. You don’t have to pay any fees / enroll your self in any course, yet you can learn and educate yourself for free ! They can take bigoers on call and address their questions and the same can be beneficial to other users too.

Topics like basic English, English grammar, animal names, word pronunciations, ways of greeting and basic etiquette’s are being taught currently.

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Catch them live on BIGO LIVE from 9pm to 11pm . 

A big shout out to all the education bloggers / english tutors and teachers, come join BIGO LIVE and experience the online educational wave and make decent money

Install the app now : http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

 

 

 

Internet & Mobile association of India ( IAMAI) welcomes BIGO LIVE as its new member

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Internet & Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) is a not-for-profit industry body & the only specialized industry body in India representing the interests of online and mobile value added services industry.  The main purpose of the Internet and Mobile Association of India is to improve and expand the value added services related to mobiles and several online services . The only platform solely run by and for the internet companies in India.

Major brands like Tik-Tok, Ola, Amazon, Box 8, Google, E-Bay, Radio Mirchi, GroupM are also a member of IAMAI

The month of May witnessed, BIGO LIVE as a new member of IAMAI. To list a few benefits to BIGO LIVE as a brand :

1.Opportunity to connect with peers, inter-sectoral potential partners, regulators and policymakers

2.Complimentary access to commitee in all major events, research papers, IAMAI programmes

3. To Connect with  innovaters like the start-up and app eco-systems and other such agencies in the Internet industry

BIGO LIVE, would keep coming up with more updates. Join BIGO LIVE to know more abut live streaming industry! Install the app now : http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

 

 

Get featured in BIGO LIVE’s ‘Broadcaster’s Speak’ segment

Freedom to express is the ultimate right and BIGO LIVE as a Live streaming platform is giving all the Bigoers a fair chance to speak their heart out. Broadcasters here, speak about their respective stories, their journey on BIGO LIVE, motivation behind joining live streaming industry and mainly how to entertain via BIGO LIVE ! In the world of co-creation, where brands and the users co-create content, here BIGO LIVE is coming with a free platform where users can also send in their suggestions in their videos and let the brand know !WeChat Image_20190515145614.jpg

Broadcasters use this platform to make fellow Bigoers and content consumers aware of the advantages of a live streaming platform. For BIGO, broadcasters are the brand ambassadors and hence this ‘Broadcaster Speak’ campaign as an initiative is to reach out to maximum people with the message of how content industry is shaping up positively and reasons why entertainers, talented people should choose live streaming platforms like BIGO LIVE. It’s been close to a month that this campaign is live now and viewers can find these broadcasters sharing their journey’s on BIGO LIVE social media handles. If you are a BIGO LIVE user and want to feature in ‘Broadcaster speak’ segment, send us your stories on BIG LIVE Facebook page and get a chance to feature in this segment.

Install the app now, to check out our broadcasters : http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

 

BIGO LIVE welcomes Gully Rappers in the House !

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When the west was hit by Hip Hop, Rap culture, Beat Boxing, India wasn’t far behind the scene. Over the years, India has seen multiple rappers venturing into mainstream platforms or Bollywood music . The classic case of Gully Boy which brought the other segment which is the ‘Underground Rappers’ to limelight. 
These rappers are not into mainstream platforms & have their own Rap communities. Generally, but not restricted to small town artists whose inspiration behind the lyrics emerges from day to day events, life struggles, financial challenges, love, poverty, rise to fame etc which the local Janta can easily resonate with. It’s high time, even these Gully Rappers get their due credit.
BIGO LIVE has come up with BIGO Rep Fest which is presently ongoing and ends on Saturday ( 11 May 2019) . Every day there is a new Rapper in the house who interacts with BIGOers, showcases Rap skills,  and plays songs as per Janta’s request, share his knowledge from the Rap industry etc. New age rappers like Royal Anee ( Lowrider & Sun Jatta Fame), Elbr X ( Ek Sach, Bura Banne wala hu Fame), Manish Singh ( Pal Mera and Dawa Hai tu Fame) have performed LIVE on BIGO LIVE and many more rappers can be seen LIVE from now on. BIGO LIVE as a platform is giving fresh talent and artists all the marketing and communication support to reach out to their audience and become a bigger name in entertainment industry. Traditionally, these rappers chose Rap communities, Rap Battles, college fests etc to showcase their talent, but now platforms like BIGO LIVE, enable them to go LIVE at their convenience and do live streaming, as fans are equally interested in knowing them as a person, their likes/dislikes, their journey and struggles.
To catch them LIVE on BIGO LIVE at 4pm, install the app now :http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

BIGO Cricket Craze for all you Cricket Fans!!

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Cricket season is on and so is the Cricket Craziness on BIGO LIVE !!

In India, Cricket isn’t just a game. It is a bona fide religion where people connect over cricket. A religion where cricketers are considered next to supreme and every victory is a festival. This Year, BIGO LIVE is bringing in a fun cricket activity for all of you.. All the Bigoers can support their favourite cricket team by uploading their picture in the jersey’s of their favourite team and shout out your support to them! Well, who doesn’t like seeing themselves decked up as a cricketer and especially in that Jersey ?? Just follow the simple steps :

  1. Upload your picture/ Click your picture
  2. Wait for it to upload in the server
  3. Choose your favourite cricket team
  4. See the Exciting results!
  5. Share with your friends/Fans 

Not only can you participate in this activity but can also share amongst your friends over Facebook, WhatsApp and can simultaneously save your picture to put it as your DP. Let your fans and followers know which team do you support, by clicking on this link to participate in the activity 👉 http://bit.do/eQR8g

To see which cricket team, are your friends supporting, install BIGO LIVE App now :http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

 

 

 

Bringing in the 3rd Anniversary celebrations of BIGO LIVE

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Cheers to all the lovely Bigoers, BIGO LIVE fans & followers, last but not the least, our beloved hosts and agencies. BIGO LIVE is celebrating it’s 3rd Year Anniversary this year from 25th April 2019 to 6 May 2019.

We are back with the much awaited BIGO quiz . All you Bigoers would be getting a chance to win a reward of Rs 1000 each by participating in a quiz series related to BIGO LIVE from tomorrow. The winners would be announced on 7/8th May 2019.

The 3rd year celebration marks the growth of BIGO LIVE and people associated with the brand. Right from commoners to TV stars, from Music to dance, from sports to fitness, everybody is willing to ride the online waive and thus BIGO LIVE which is a pioneer in LIVE STREAMING industry has proved its worth by contributing in their careers and journey to fame. BIGO LIVE has itself gone through a roller coaster ride, we have ourselves tested waters to make sure a smooth experience of our broadcasters.

The coming years, would focus much more on new content categories on BIGO LIVE, further more robust moderation policies and definitely more entertainers would join BIGO LIVE family.

Install BIGO LIVE now for further updates : http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

Catch Preeti Singh (Roadies Fame) live streaming on BIGO LIVE

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With a lot of celebrities joining the BIGO App, the recent one to join is none other than Preeti Singh, who rose to fame because of ongoing Reality show MTV Roadies Real Heroes .

Preeti Singh, is a fitness trainer and model by profession, originally from Solan, Himachal Pradesh and now based out of Mumbai. She joined BIGO LIVE in April 2019, and can be seen  frequently LIVE streaming her moments on BIGO LIVE. She believes post Roadies, BIGO LIVE seems as a right platform  to stay connected to her fans and interact with them. She is pretty much new to the App and still riding the online wave. An entertainment  platform which helps her reach out to her fans real time as per her convenience, yet being  able to focus on  fitness schedule seemed the right fit to her at this stage of her career !

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Preeti Singh ( Right) with her sister ( Left) at the time of Reality Show Auditions

 

 

You can find her as ‘PritisinghRoadie’ on BIGO LIVE. She has previously also worked as an associate creative head at Balaji Tele Films for an year and now is also a personal trainer at Elixir Fitness Pvt Ltd and very often goes LIVE on BIGO LIVE while working out in her gym.

To catch her LIVE, install the app now : http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

Be a part of ‘Swachh BIGO’ campaign and LIVE your moments on a safer online community !

WeChat Image_20190410125646In the world of content, where there is humongous amount of content making rounds on the internet, it becomes imperative to take effective measures to protect the online community and its users.

On BIGO LIVE App, users share their LIVE moments, express themselves, via lip-syncing, dancing, chit chatting,singing and acting. It’s a platform for expression, and what we see as, is Freedom of Expression. Like there are two sides of a coin, similarly, there are also users who curate not-so-positive content. ( Relatively) What one user might find negative, other user might be perfectly okay with it! This is what content INDUSTRY is!!

BIGO LIVE has all the moderation policies in place and usage of World’s best AI technology makes it even more a Healthy online platform to be on! In order to ensure a safer online community of bigoers, BIGO LIVE has started “Swachh BIGO Campaign”

Participate in this initiative and earn rewards like top-up in the coming weeks. If you are a official host and did not get banned in the entire week, you are eligible to get a top-up! You can contact your admin with your BIGO ID, the concerned admin would let you know about your eligibility! Join us in making BIGO LIVE, an even safer place to be on!!

To be a part of BIGO Online community,  Install the app now : http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp