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Teen-friendly app Houseparty comes from an unlikely developer

Meerkat may have helped ignite the livestreaming craze but its creators' latest app is taking a different approach to video. Instead, the newly-launched Houseparty, out now on Android and iOS, is a Snapchat-like app for group video calls.  The idea, the company says, is to capture some of the spirit of Meerkat but in a more personal way that encourages users to participate.
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