How to Add YouTube Live Stream Feature in Android?
YouTube provides a service to make a live stream video on their platform to connect with your subscribers. In this article, we will take a look at the implementation of YouTube video live streaming video in Android App.
What we are going to build in this article?
We will be building a simple application in which we will be displaying a simple button and on clicking that button we will be making a live stream on YouTube. A sample video is given below to get an idea about what we are going to do in this article. Note that we are going to implement this project using the Java language.
Step by Step Implementation
Step 1: Create a New Project
To create a new project in Android Studio please refer to How to Create/Start a New Project in Android Studio. Note that select Java as the programming language.
Step 2: Working with the activity_main.xml file
Navigate to the app > res > layout > activity_main.xml and add the below code to that file. Below is the code for the activity_main.xml file.
Step 3: Working with the MainActivity.java file
Go to the MainActivity.java file and refer to the following code. Below is the code for the MainActivity.java file. Comments are added inside the code to understand the code in more detail.
Now run your app and see the output of the app.