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Twitch Announces New Friends Feature, Beta Starts This Month

04/22/2016, While Twitch is a great platform for watching live streams of games, it can also be a good place to make new friends who might be likeminded in the games that they enjoy. Now if you have made a few friends and would love to be able to keep in touch with...

Twitch Might Help Develop New eSports League

04/06/2016, Professional gaming has certainly come a long way from the early days of Doom, and here we are with word that Twitch would want to play a role in developing the next eSports league. Amazon-owned Twitch intends to be the exclusive broadcast partner in the...

Vainglory Developer And Twitch Come Together

03/31/2016, Super Evil Megacorp, the developer of Vainglory, has struck up a partnership alongside Amazon’s livestreaming platform Twitch, and this is part of an effort to transform the Vainglory mobile game into something more glamorous – into the realm of...

Twitch App Now On PS4

03/30/2016, I suppose that good things come to those who wait, or at the very least, this is what we were told ever since we were young as our parents and guardians attempted to impart with us the qualities of being patient. Well, while the Amazon-owned Twitch app...

Julia Child’s The French Chef Will Be Livestreamed On Twitch

03/16/2016, Twitch is a platform many of us probably associate with video game streaming. However in recent times we’ve seen the platform experiment with different types of content, like with music, and also when they did a marathon livestream of Bob Ross’ art TV...

Twitch Wants Streaming Functionality Built Into Games

03/15/2016, We have seen how Twitch broadcasters have managed to get their audiences in on the gaming process by allowing them to comment on what they should do, what moves to make, and etc. However this isn’t exactly the most efficient process, which is why Twitch...

Twitch’s Android App Now Supports Broadcast Subscriptions

03/04/2016, If you love tuning into Twitch streams, you’ll realize that there are some broadcasters who actually do this for a living. Now if you’d like to be able to support them in a monetary way, Twitch has offered users the ability to subscribe to their...

USADA Interrupts UFC Champion’s Live Twitch Stream

02/01/2016, For those who don’t follow sports like the UFC, you may not know that the organization is facing a lot of criticism over how many of its fighters are allegedly on PEDs. This has resulted in the organization changing the way drug tests are conducted, in...

Twitch Officially Makes Its Way Onto Android TV

12/03/2015, A couple of weeks ago, Twitch announced that they will be releasing an update that will allow users to watch live video game streams via the Twitch app on the Android TV platform. At that time, only the APK was made available but the good news is that if...

Twitch’s Whisper Chat Feature Makes Its way Onto iOS

12/01/2015, A couple of weeks ago, Twitch announced that their Whisper chat feature would be arriving on mobile devices. However at that time, the company stated that the feature would only be available on Android devices first before making their way onto iOS. The...

Twitch’s Latest Update Adds Android TV Support

11/23/2015, If you’re tired of watching Twitch on your monitor and want to take it to the living room where maybe you have a 55-inch TV available, you might be pleased to learn that in the latest Twitch update, the company has updated the app in which it will now...

Twitch Whisper Is Coming To Mobile

11/17/2015, The concept of instant messaging has been around for a while now, so we have to wonder how come it took Twitch so long before they introduced private messaging to its platform, but then again better late than never we suppose. The private messaging...

Survival Contest In London Can Be Controlled Via Twitch

11/12/2015, It seems that in an effort to promote Rise of the Tomb Raider in the UK, Microsoft has launched a contest in which 8 contestants will stand on a platform and be subject to a variety of weather conditions. Dubbed the Survival Billboard, basically the idea...

Twitch Introduces Two-Factor Authentication

11/10/2015, In the recent years it would seem like the number of websites and databases that have been hacked are on the rise. This has prompted companies to introduce new methods of authenticating oneself, such as using a fingerprint or using their iris. There have...