BIGO Technology, the Next-Gen social media giant !!

Singapore based technology company BIGO Technology Pte Ltd is a fast-growing Next-Gen social media community established in 2014. BIGO as a group focuses on video broadcast and VoIP related products and services all over the world. BIGO LIVE Application which is the live broadcasting bit of BIGO Technology has over 13,000 talented broadcasters and over 300 talent scouts. Along with BIGO LIVE, BIGO Technology has Likee (short video Making App), imo (video communication app) amongst others

WeChat Image_20190807111530We started with dancers, singers, actors, lip-sync artists, but looking at the tremendous talent pool of India and twinning it with our brand’s belief to diversify content by adding varied content categories, today we also have PUGC ( Professional User Generated content creators – Astrologers, beat boxers, Tarrot card readers, fitness instructors, mimicry artists etc and underground rappers) and tutors teaching english and imparting soft skill training. As of now we have recruited over 15000 content creators including Likee and LIVE to showcase their talent, moreover BIGO has also seeded a new industry of Agencies/Scouts.  

The combined Global MAU of Bigo Live, Likee and imo is around 300 Mn.

To know more about BIGO Tech, visit website of BIGO Technology-  https://www.bigo.sg/

 

Catch MTV Splitsvilla fame Ranji Chopra LIVE on BIGO LIVE

WeChat Image_20190731123458.pngRanji Chopra, who was a wildcard participant in Splitsvilla 2017 and came through MTV Battleground is a known lifestyle influencer in social media space. Ranji is also known for her gig in MTV Love school 2 and is currently a jury of beauty peagents.

Ranji who is just 25 years old, hails from Rajasthan and has her schooling from mostly abroad. Within a time span of 3 months, Ranji has around 62K fans on BIGO LIVE and one can frequently see her live streaming on BIGO LIVE around 8pm every evening. She is known for her belly dancing skills and entertainment factor!

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BIGO LIVE which is the broadcasting services of BIGO TECHNOLOGY also has LIKEE ( a short video making App) and IMO ( Instant communication App) as other verticals.

Catch Ranji LIVE with her dancing skills and expressions on BIGO LIVE http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

 

Come ‘Learn’ with BIGO LIVE

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What is the right age to LEARN ?? The answer is there is no age of learning. Its rightly said, one has to learn and unlearn to grown in life!!

BIGO LIVE has come up with its ‘LEARN’ tab  for all the BIGO users. Now you can see soft skills being imparted too on this live streaming App. We have tutors teaching PPT, giving tips on how to make presentations. Not only this, but also we have English courses for Beginners! BIGO LIVE has taken an initiative to reach out to Tier2/3 cities by providing free access to learning content which would help them in various ways.

WeChat Photo Editor_20190723214143.jpg BIGO LIVE as a live streaming community is focusing on its entertainment content and learning content to act as the favoured option for its users!

To learn more about the LEARN tab, install BIGO LIVE now :http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

 

Want to be the next BIGO STAR ? Participate and earn Rewards on BIGO

Blog.jpgEverybody is a star in their own way! What if BIGO LIVE gives you the right platform to be a STAR on a global live streaming talent based platform and and you are also rewarded for the same.

Every month there is a star of the month activity conducted in BIGO LIVE App and would have three rounds i.e Qualifiers, Semi Finals and Finale across different talent categories! The BIGO star for this month is Vishh, BIGO ID : Beloyal

In Qualifiers, 20 Host will perform each day for 10 minutes in India Live house ( Property of BIGO LIVE) . Total 14 host would fight for the monthly star (2-Singers, 4-Dancers, 4-Lip Sync, 4-Best Host)

The top 3 winners would get beans in rewards and a recommended label of ‘Monthly Star’ and would be shown on the homepage of BIGO LIVE. The winner is entitled to get 6,00,000 beans, Top 2 will get 3,00,00 beans and top 3 will get 1,00,000 beans.

Keep participating in BIGO LIVE activities to win rewards and recognition by installing BIGO LIVE App now : http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

 

BIGG BOSS Star Akash Dadlani now on BIGO LIVE !!

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Akash Dadlani is a rapper cum singer born in USA, Texas who had participated in BIGG BOSS 11 and have sung famous songs for Bollywood. Before entering this reality show, he had already gained popularity due to his singing skills and his fans call him as A-Cash. Lesser known fact is that he is also a sportsperson and  a businessman and has worked with famous singers like Meet Brothers and Sukhwinder singh.

Akash joined BIGO LIVE quite recently in June and has been using this platform to showcase his rap skills and he loves entertaining his fans and global audience through BIGO LIVE.

Aakash-dadlaniIn today’s time, when the video content streaming Apps are on a rise, Akash wanted to explore this online wave and feels by doing so, he would be more connected to his fans and one should always move with time hence as an artist, exploring upcoming trends and opportunities in social media landscape is a must.. He often keeps travelling for his tours and music shows, but somewhere felt the connect with a large audience was missing. Akash feels he can live stream his LIVE moments even while travelling, can entertain his fans and supporters 24*7, without any place restraint and mainly socialise with his fans over calls and can also take part in PK Battle with them one-on-one ! He is a true entertainer and he keeps getting love and support from his fans on BIGO LIVE with the help of virtual gifts. As per him if you have the talent, BIGO LIVE is the right platform for you!He enjoys watching other fellow BIGO LIVE users too! In a span of one month he has around 4.23K fans already on BIGO LIVE !

To catch him LIVE, Install the app now : http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

 

Make some noise for BIGO LIVE’s Rap Battle

BIGO LIVE’s recent plan to onboard underground rappers took a new dimension yesterday when BIGO LIVE conducted a Rap Battle for 10 rappers on BIGO LIVE’s property – India Live House.

With the evolution of content industry opening gates to various talent heads and influencers, underground rappers are not far behind . Especially after the movie, GULLY BOY.

MC BFamous underground artists like Radioactive, ELBR X ( Ek Sach, Bura Banne wala hu Fame),), Likhari ( Insaan Fame) , Prashant, Aditya, Naveen, Aena,Moin took part in this battle. The activity took place on India live house from 3-5.30pm on 18 June 2019

Likhari.jpgAenaELBR XOn India live house, all these artists reached out to their fans and supporters and in return got virtual gifts and votes as support! That’s the beauty of BIGO LIVE, it gives you an access to global audience who can vote for you real time. Around 4000 BIGO LIVE users watched these MC’ perform live, at a single point of time and compete with each other through the rap songs. The top 3 winners would get BIGO Dino and BIGO Merchandise as the winning amount!

Stay tuned on BIGO LIVE to know who is the winner of this MC Battle! Install the App now:  Install the app now : http://bit.ly/2ETTNPp

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.”

Sponership2.jpgApart from this, the NTU professors and BIGO AI experts also discussed about the AI landscape in Singapore and how to leverage the AI ecosystem for a better AI future along with the creation of  500 technical positions that would be created by 2022 was also highlighted 

Stay tuned for further updates!

 

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