latakoo’s Tip of the Week series gives you real solutions to the most common questions about the latakoo system and latakoo technology, plus other insights from the latakoo team. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn for weekly tips.

The Value of Mentorship

A valuable tip from legendary reporter Randall Pinkston on mentoring from a recent webinar, How the Story Got Made. What if the person you’re looking to for leadership, isn’t delivering?

Mobile App Default Settings

The first thing to do when you install the latakoo Flight Mobile app, is to set your upload defaults. Follow along and you’ll save tons of time on your next upload.

Upload Quality Settings

One of the most important things when sending video with latakoo is the upload quality – or compression settings. In today’s Tip of the Week, we take through the quality slider and how to decide when to adjust these settings.

latakoo Flight Default Settings

Check out how fast and easy it is to set your default settings in the latakoo Flight app for desktop.

Reporting during civil unrest

WDAF News Director Sean McNamara offers some rules that helped his staff stay safe this summer – many who’d never covered mass protests.

Set Upload Notifications

Learn how to receive notifications when your files complete uploading and when files get uploaded to specific networks.

Save Mobile Battery

Jade Kurian shows how to save mobile battery by setting the latakoo app to use fewer resources from your mobile device.

Focus on the Story

Broadcast specialist Luke Hanrahan uses latakoo to save time, minimize his exposure to Covid and focus on telling the story.

Logging in to latakoo

Our first tip of the week starts at the beginning, with logging in to latakoo.com. Depending on your organization, you may log in with a unique latakoo username and password, typically your email address. Your organization may be using Single Sign On (SSO), which uses corporate credentials.

Send Video from Anywhere

Award-winning journalist Luke Hanrahan shows us how you can send to latakoo even 12 miles offshore. Continuous uploads save him time when he’s on deadline.