Infographic: How Periscope and Meerkat Stack Up Against Established Social Apps

Are newcomers gaining real traction?

Thousands of people are estimated to have watched Floyd Mayweather defeat Manny Pacquiao via live-streaming Twitter app Periscope and rival Meerkat. The buzz was so great that Twitter CEO Dick Costolo declared Periscope "the winner" of the so-called "Fight of the Century."