YouTube Live - Watch great live streams, such as live gaming, live music, live sports, live news, and Google Hangouts. After the installation is complete Just open the software, copy the video url and click the Paste Url button- the download will begin immediately. If you don’t want to use an encoder, you can live stream via webcam and mobile. YouTube Live Verified Devices & Software. There are many types of encoders, and the best one for you depends on your needs. The following encoders are YouTube Live verified. None of these products are made by YouTube.