Entries in 'Twitch' (98)

Twitch moves towards pure HTML5 video player, has ditched some Flash functionality

Twitch moves towards pure HTML5 video player, has ditched some Flash functionality

The Amazon-owned streaming site has redesigned its video player, with half of the player now using HTML5.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 23rd 2015 at 1:10PM in News
Twitch mobile games streaming arrives on some Sony devices

Twitch mobile games streaming arrives on some Sony devices

Owners of the Xperia Z3 or Xperia Z4 are now able to stream their mobile games directly to Twitch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 9th 2015 at 4:18PM in News
Gaming video content now makes $3.8bn, Twitch more prosperous than YouTube

Gaming video content now makes $3.8bn, Twitch more prosperous than YouTube

As the audience for gaming video content nears half a billion people, a new report has highlighted live streaming’s quick rise to the top.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 9th 2015 at 4:00PM in News
Twitch hosted 21m unique viewers during E3 2015

Twitch hosted 21m unique viewers during E3 2015

Twitch has released an infographic showcasing the video broadcasting network's viewer engagement during E3 earlier this month.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 30th 2015 at 7:19AM in News

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Insight: Getting the most out of games streaming

Insight: Getting the most out of games streaming

You can stop YouTubers and Twitch users from streaming your games, but should you?

on Jun 23rd 2015 at 9:30AM in News
YouTube launching 'YouTube Gaming' dedicated app and website this summer

YouTube launching 'YouTube Gaming' dedicated app and website this summer

YouTube has announced a new app and website dubbed YouTube Gaming, with the video streaming service apparently ready at last to take a more focused approach towards its abundant video ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 14th 2015 at 10:46PM in News
Twitch and ESL to host $250,000 Dota 2 tournament at Madison Square Garden

Twitch and ESL to host $250,000 Dota 2 tournament at Madison Square Garden

The largest eSports tournament ever held on America’s East Coast will take place this October.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 8th 2015 at 12:33PM in News
Twitch bans AO-rated streaming as Hatred arrives on Steam

Twitch bans AO-rated streaming as Hatred arrives on Steam

Streaming platform Twitch has said that users will not be permitted to stream Adults Only (AO) rated games on its service.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 1st 2015 at 2:30PM in News

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Twitch bans all Adults Only-rated games

Twitch bans all Adults Only-rated games

Streaming network Twitch has announced it no longer allows games carrying ESRB's Adults Only rating to be streamed on its service.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 29th 2015 at 6:32AM in News
Twitch Reflexes: How DingIt's tech keeps eSports streaming competitive

Twitch Reflexes: How DingIt's tech keeps eSports streaming competitive

This feature is the first in a series of articles exploring how leading streaming competitors are approaching the expanding market.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on May 27th 2015 at 3:04PM in News
YouTube rolls out support for gaming-focused livestreams

YouTube rolls out support for gaming-focused livestreams

YouTube is finally looking to acquire some of the growing video game streaming pie, with the video service announcing the launch of 60 frames per second live streaming.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 22nd 2015 at 3:18AM in News

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Twitch streaming channel launches on Roku devices

Twitch streaming channel launches on Roku devices

Video game streaming service Twitch has arrived for Roku devices and television models.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 18th 2015 at 5:21AM in News
Twitch bans Witcher 3 streaming after copies leak in UAE

Twitch bans Witcher 3 streaming after copies leak in UAE

Video streaming platform Twitch has warned users who may have obtained an early copy of The Witcher 3 not to stream the game online.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2015 at 1:41PM in News
Twitch, Indigo Pearl and 505 scoop new prizes at MCV Awards 2015

Twitch, Indigo Pearl and 505 scoop new prizes at MCV Awards 2015

This year's MCV Awards saw the introduction of three brand new company prizes – and three inaugural victors to match.

on Apr 17th 2015 at 12:14PM in News
TwitchCon tickets go on sale this week

TwitchCon tickets go on sale this week

Tickets for Twitch's debut convention TwitchCon 2015 will go on sale later this week, the company has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 9th 2015 at 2:47AM in News

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ESL One Katowice breaks Twitch record with million-viewer weekend

ESL One Katowice breaks Twitch record with million-viewer weekend

The Intel Extreme Masters and ESL One weekend in Katowice last month broke the Twitch concurrent viewership record as more than 1m people tuned in to watch.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Apr 8th 2015 at 5:11PM in News
Square Enix is currently running what appears to be an interactive Deus Ex reveal

Square Enix is currently running what appears to be an interactive Deus Ex reveal

Twitch viewers are being invited to take part in an “interactive reveal” of a new title that very much looks like the next Deus Ex game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 7th 2015 at 3:43PM in News
Raptr launches Plays.tv video sharing service

Raptr launches Plays.tv video sharing service

Gamer-focused social network Raptr has launched a short form video sharing client called Plays.tv, securing a new round of funding to back the new service.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 1st 2015 at 5:43AM in News
More than one year after it started, Twitch Plays Pokémon catches all 151 monsters

More than one year after it started, Twitch Plays Pokémon catches all 151 monsters

Social experiment-meets-endurance test Twitch Plays Pokémon has finally completed its Pokédex, a year after it first went live.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Mar 25th 2015 at 3:56PM in News
Twitch makes users reset passwords after two potential hacks

Twitch makes users reset passwords after two potential hacks

Streaming video giant Twitch is forcing users to change their passwords after what was described as “unauthorised access to some Twitch user account information”.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2015 at 12:16PM in News
Current console cycle could be last of its kind, Twitch CEO says

Current console cycle could be last of its kind, Twitch CEO says

The console cycle as we know it may be at an end, according to Twitch CEO Emmett Shear.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 23rd 2015 at 7:25PM in News
Twitch COO: eSports is here to stay

Twitch COO: eSports is here to stay

The debate surrounding the legitimacy of eSports as a sport is over.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 26th 2015 at 12:04PM in News
Twitch unveils TwitchCon, inaugural event set for September

Twitch unveils TwitchCon, inaugural event set for September

Twitch has announced it will host the first annual TwitchCon this September in San Francisco, California.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Feb 22nd 2015 at 10:00PM in News
D!ngIt challenges Twitch superiority with weekly tournaments

D!ngIt challenges Twitch superiority with weekly tournaments

Game streaming newcomer D!ngIt.TV has announced a weekly rota of tournaments for five eSports titles, in a bid to establish themselves as serious competition for Twitch viewer share.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Feb 18th 2015 at 1:45PM in News