Shortly after live-streaming app Meerkat launched to much fanfare earlier this year, Twitter started its own rival app—Periscope.
Twitter further attempted to checkmate Meerkat (which streams off Twitter's platform), by cutting the start-up off from its social graph—which stopped Meerkat users from importing Twitter followers onto their platform.
But none of that means that Meerkat has given up the fight.
The company launched a developer platform and API last week, helping developers who have been building companion tools for the live-streaming app. With dozens of developers so far, here are some of the most curious Meerkat apps that have launched so far.