Refinery 29: Here’s How To Make Sure You Can Watch All The Oscars Action Live

Refinery 29: Here’s How To Make Sure You Can Watch All The Oscars Action Live. “This year will be better known as the year stars wore black to show solidarity with #MeToo and Oprah briefly suspicions of a presidential run in 2020. When Jimmy Kimmel returns to host the Oscars for the second year in a row this Sunday, you can bet there will be lots of extra careful envelope-checking before the presenters take the stage and winners are announced. If you want to avoid being the person Googling ‘what happened at the Oscars’ on Monday, here’s what you need to know to catch all of the action live.”

Facebook to Get Live Video From the Academy Awards

Facebook is apparently going to stream exclusive content live from the Academy Awards. “The Academy’s Facebook Live streams will broadcast unfiltered action from the red carpet and backstage — the idea is to let users watch live as if they were there at the festivities. The live video will be hosted on Sunday, Feb. 28, at the Academy’s Facebook page, whose 2.1 million followers will receive a notification when the video is broadcasting on the social service.”

Kohl’s Will Periscope the Oscars

Kohl’s will use Periscope to stream the Oscars. “Employing the Periscope app, Kohl’s will livestream during the Academy Awards’ red-carpet ceremony and the show’s commercial breaks. Thanks to the app’s new Twitter integration, people will be able to watch Kohl’s livestream on the microblogging platform and have the option of viewing it on Perisope. They’ll also be able to peek in on Bayer’s Oscars house party during the Feb. 28 Hollywood gala.”