On the heels of SXSW breakout star Meerkat, Twitter today announced it’s solution to live streaming with the launch of Periscope, a live streaming video app  that’s been in beta since the company acquired it back in January. This new generation of apps are  putting live streaming back in the headlines, but are consumers ready to adopt the technology? The  recent success of Meerkat indicates yes, but it may be a fight for market share between tech giants able to deliver the optimal solution.