Twitch Desktop App Launches March 16th

Twitch Desktop App Launches March 16th

Twitch will be launching a desktop app to compliment its mobile offering. The app will feature video chat, voice chat, screen sharing, and other community tools. In Gaming: Opinion: ...
Twitch Introduces IRL Category

Twitch Introduces IRL Category

Twitch has added a game category called “IRL”—or “in real life”—for broadcasters who aren’t streaming gameplay or gaming related content and for viewers who are into ...
It's Amazon and Not Google Who Will Pick Up Twitch

It’s Amazon and Not Google Who Will Pick Up Twitch

After a good deal of speculation that Google would scoop up gaming live streaming service Twitch, it turns out that Amazon has acquired the company in deal a several million shy of ...
Justin.TV Closed After Seven Years, Full Focus On Twitch

Justin.TV Closed After Seven Years, Full Focus On Twitch

Earlier this year there was news of Google being interested in bring Twitch into the YouTube fold. While developments had been slow, it was reported by Venture Beat that Google acquired ...
YouTube In Talks To Pick Up Gaming Live Streaming Service Twitch

Opinion: YouTube In Talks To Pick Up Gaming Live Streaming Service Twitch

Google—or more specifically YouTube— is supposedly looking to snatch up popular streaming service Twitch for $1 billion. While it’s still up in the air how far along these talks ...
YouTube Kicks Off Paid Subscription Channels

YouTube Kicks Off Paid Subscription Channels

  Earlier this week we reported that YouTube could be planning to roll out subscriber channels for users who generate content. The plan was originally kept to some 50 channels ...