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Twitch Is Ditching Its Flash Video Player

07/14/2016, Popular game streaming service Twitch continues to rely on Adobe Flash to deliver video even though the outdated web technology is quickly being ditched. Twitch is now finally getting on the program. The Amazon-owned company has confirmed today that...

Twitch Study Finds That The Platform Actually Boosts Game Sales

07/14/2016, Why watch someone play a game when you can play it yourself? That was pretty much everyone’s thought when live video game streaming came onto the scene, but fast forward to today and it looks like platforms like Twitch are here to stay. In fact if...

Muk-Bang Comes To Twitch In The Form Of ‘Social Eating’

06/30/2016, When the ability to watch people live stream themselves playing video games came about, many mocked the idea. After all where was the fun in watching others play? However it seems like if anything, it has not slowed down at all. Then a craze in South...

Twitch’s ‘Cheering’ Platform Lets You Tip Streamers

06/28/2016, Twitch has introduced its new “Cheering” platform which enables viewers to financially tip their favorite streamers. Instead of sending them actual money, viewers will have to purchase animated emotes from Twitch and the emotes are then sent...

Twitch Cracking Down On View-Bots

06/20/2016, Some of you guys might recall that a few years ago, Instagram did a huge purge across its platform where they got rid of bots and fake accounts designed to help inflate the numbers of users. Given that there are some people who make a living from...

PayPal Denies Twitch Troll $50,000 Worth In Refunds

06/06/2016, Trolls are undeniably a part of life as we know it today, and with technology, it seems that trolling has been taken to whole new levels. One of the ways we’ve seen people troll Twitch streamers is by making donations, only to get a refund from the...

Windows 10 Updates Hilariously Interrupts Twitch Livestream

05/26/2016, From time to time, Microsoft pushes out updates to their operating system, and usually these updates tend to install themselves before we shut down our computers at the end of the day, which is fine. However it seems that for Erik Flom, a professional...

Twitch Now Lets You Share 30 Second Clips From Streams

05/26/2016, Twitch streams are great if you enjoy watching people play through video games, but since these tend to be livestreams, it means that the broadcasters can’t be as prepared as someone who has pre-recorded a video, which also means that there are probably...

Blizzard Wants To Help Combat Harassment On Twitch

05/17/2016, Because we can type and say anything we want online and hide behind a screen name, it’s easy to say things that we wouldn’t normally say to someone else in real-life. However this is a culture that needs to change and so far we’ve seen companies...

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...