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Show Love With Half-Off Subscriptions During Twitch's SUBtember

By Charles Singletary, Sep 07, 2017 10:25am PDT

Show some love to some partner and affiliate streamers on Twitch by subscribing. All new subs up until October 2nd are half-off but the creators receive the full amount.


YouTube Introduces Ultra-Latency And Other Tools For Streamers

By Charles Singletary, Sep 05, 2017 2:35pm PDT

Fan interaction is getting a facelift with low latency and chat moderation tools. Mobile streamers on iPhone are also getting a boost.


Harvey Relief Done Quick Marathon Set for This Weekend

By David Craddock, Aug 30, 2017 12:00pm PDT

The charitable run will open to game submissions later today, and is expected to fill up fast.


1080p 60 FPS Streaming Coming to PS4 Pro in 5.0 Firmware Update

By Charles Singletary, Aug 09, 2017 11:55am PDT

5.0 focuses on sharing content and continuing to build community through interaction.


Elgato To Shake Up Streaming Again With its New Cam Link

By Chris Jarrard, Aug 08, 2017 12:40pm PDT

A compact USB device will turn your existing camera into the ultimate webcam.


Nintendo Switch Gets Its First Video Streaming App in Japan

By John Keefer, Jul 13, 2017 12:55pm PDT

Niconico beats out YouTube, Netflix and Hulu to be #1. 


"Please say Twitch, please Twitch, please say Twit... god! dammit! son of a bitch!"

- Lunatic Angelic see all 2 comments

Subscriptions for Twitch Affiliates Are Coming This Week

By Asif Khan, Jun 27, 2017 3:45pm PDT

Twitch Affiliates should see sub buttons hit their channels soon.


Microsoft Relaunches Beam as Mixer, Adds Support for Co-op Streaming

By David Craddock, May 25, 2017 1:00pm PDT

Up to four streamers can share one stream that splits the screen into four windows, just like playing couch co-op with your friends.


Atlus Shrugs, Loosens Persona 5 Streaming Guidelines

By John Keefer, Apr 26, 2017 3:30pm PDT

After fan outcry, the publisher relents and adds four more months to the original in-game dated deadline to stop streaming the game. 


"Yes, most of my stories are offering a bit of commentary with the news. I've changed my Twitter ..."

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Persona 5 Streamers Get Atlus Warning About Spoilers

By John Keefer, Apr 04, 2017 5:10pm PDT

The publisher has put strong restrictions on anyone showing gameplay through July 7.


"I respect their intent with regards to not wanting to spoil things, but they need to better ..."

- Entity see all 5 comments

Hearthstone Draws Interest From Swedish Politician, Who Starts Livestream

By John Keefer, Mar 13, 2017 4:35pm PDT

Twitch is a great way to get to 'where the people are,' Rickard Nordin said.


Twitch to Start Selling PC Games in Competition With Steam

By John Keefer, Feb 27, 2017 1:40pm PST

Streamers could also get a cut if a game is sold from their channel.


"Barriers to entry for DD is really low. Even an indie game developer can do that now. I can see ..."

- Sailor of Fortune see all 11 comments

Summer Games Done Quick 2017 Date and Deadlines Announced

By Asif Khan, Feb 21, 2017 7:00am PST

SGDQ 2017 will be in Minneapolis this year. Check out these important dates and deadlines for the event.


VR/3D Game Streaming From Boom.tv Takes on Twitch and Others With $3.5m Funding Injection

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 14, 2016 8:15am PST

Boom.tv might be sitting on a gold mine if the VR revolution continues.


"It's a revolution in display technology and a viable alternative to the standard ..."

- Jason Faulkner see all 6 comments

You Can Now Watch People Eat On Twitch

By Brittany Vincent, Jun 30, 2016 11:28am PDT

I'll take a side of LoL with my spaghetti and greasy garlic bread fingers, please. 


"Twitch is primarily a games streaming service so whatever it does it relevant to games in some ..."

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