Livestreaming to Facebook is a great way to increase visibility of your application to people that might not have a VR Headset.
We provide both a push and a pull API for Livestreaming status changes.
You can register for the ovrMessage_Notification_Livestreaming_StatusChange notification to be alerted when the user starts or stops an active livestream.
Potentially your application has content that don't make sense to livestream publicly. For example: a pin entry screen or a sensitive social interaction.
NOTE both of these methods are safe to call when no livestream is active.
If want to disable (or re-enable) livestreaming for your application, you can visit the developer dashboard: