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Former Apple, Oculus, and Valve Execs Unveil New Caffeine Social Streaming Platform

By Asif Khan, Jan 31, 2018 8:30am PST

Caffeine aims to be a simpler, safer, and completely reimagined live broadcasting platform that puts people first.


Dr DisRespect Interview: One Week Before Admitting to Adultery

By Shack Staff, Dec 15, 2017 3:30pm PST

We talk to Dr. Disrespect one week before he made the announcement that could change the direction of his career.


"OMG! The clip was hilarious -- I can see why the guy is so popular -- and this thread is hilarious!"

- rms see all 286 comments

Happy Hour: Star Wars Battlefront 2 Hot Takes

By Asif Khan, Nov 13, 2017 3:45pm PST

Join the gang on our brand new weekly gaming talk show on Twitch!


"There was some Lucasarts politics going on which led to the cancellation of an almost finished ..."

- Borrowed Ladder see all 12 comments

Please Take A Look: Need For Speed: Payback

By Charles Singletary, Nov 10, 2017 3:30pm PST

Charles takes the wheel on Shacknews new Twitch show, Please Take A Look.


"Embedded a YouTube video replay of the Twitch stream in the article."

- the man with the briefcase see all 14 comments

Hulu Video Streaming App for Nintendo Switch Will Release Soon on eShop

By Asif Khan, Nov 09, 2017 8:45am PST

Nintendo slipped that tidbit of news in their latest PR email blast.


"...and thanks. Now I have the Charles in Charge theme song STUCK IN MY HEAD OH GOD MAKE IT STOP. "

- nakedsavage see all 10 comments

Super Mario Bros. Super Show Headlines Cinedigm's New CONtv 24/7 Twitch Channel

By Asif Khan, Nov 08, 2017 1:15pm PST

Do the Mario! Now on Twitch!


Checkmate! Chess.com and Twitch Announce New Streaming Deal

By Asif Khan, Nov 08, 2017 8:15am PST

The multi-year partnership aims to increase chess engagement worldwide.


"Weird, makes sense though, they could expand to other stuff and become the ocho"

- bolneze see all 2 comments

Plex Revamped On Xbox One With New v2 UI

By Chris Jarrard, Oct 19, 2017 11:05am PDT

The video server playback app gets a major facelift ahead of the One X release.


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.