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5 possible reasons why Google wants to buy Twitch and they might not be what you expect

5 possible reasons why Google wants to buy Twitch and they might not be what you expect

By 25 July 2014

It has been reported that Google has set its sights on live game streaming sensation Twitch as its next major acquisition and it must be said that it doesn't come as that much of a surprise to us. Twitch has risen in popularity rapidly and even more so... >>

Google in talks to buy Twitch live-streaming video service for $1 billion

Google in talks to buy Twitch live-streaming video service for $1 billion

By 24 July 2014

Google is about to announce it will buy Twitch for $1 billion, if the latest rumours are true. According to Venture Beat, which cited unnamed sources, Google has already signed a deal with live-streaming video platform Twitch, though Google hasn't officially... >>

Google's YouTube may be about to finalise deal to buy Twitch for $1 billion

Google's YouTube may be about to finalise deal to buy Twitch for $1 billion

By 19 May 2014

The mighty Google's YouTube will soon own Twitch, the gaming video stream, after finalising a $1 billion buyout. The news comes from Variety who says sources close to the deal report it's near to a close. There's no official word on the sale yet but it's... >>

Guess how many hours a day Xbox One users spend behind their controllers?

Guess how many hours a day Xbox One users spend behind their controllers?

By 1 April 2014

The Xbox Live team have revealed some very interesting numbers that might alleviate your console-gaming guilt. If you felt bad grabbing an hour or two on your machine don't fret, the average Xbox One user is at it for five hours. This being an average... >>

Twitch expands live broadcasting to mobile devices with Gameloft's Asphalt 8 iOS app

Twitch expands live broadcasting to mobile devices with Gameloft's Asphalt 8 iOS app

By 17 March 2014

Twitch Interactive has announced that an iOS app by developer Gameloft, called Asphalt 8: Airborne, will feature built-in support for Twitch's three-year-old platform, making it the first title that allows gamers to live-stream broadcast as they play... >>

Gamer first to hit 1 million Gamerscore on Xbox Live, record broken with Xbox One Titanfall

Gamer first to hit 1 million Gamerscore on Xbox Live, record broken with Xbox One Titanfall

By 13 March 2014

Raymond Cox, or Stallion83 as he is otherwise known on Xbox Live, has just broken the one million point mark for his Gamerscore. This will be, when proven legitimate, a new World Record. Nobody has ever been able to hit such a high score before - largely... >>

'Xbox Broadcast': Twitch streaming now available on Xbox One

'Xbox Broadcast': Twitch streaming now available on Xbox One

By 10 March 2014

Microsoft has made the Twitch app available on Xbox One hours before Titanfall launches to the world. Twitch, the world's largest gaming website, allows gamers to stream gameplay to the world for free. The big Xbox One update from last week prepared... >>

Twitch adding streaming for mobile games 'soon'

Twitch adding streaming for mobile games 'soon'

By 5 March 2014

Gaming community Twitch announced live broadcasting and game capture for mobile games, as it moves past the console and PC.  The company will soon release a mobile SDK game developers can put in their iOS and Android games, and it will enable gamers... >>

Xbox One's big update for March released: New features explained

Xbox One's big update for March released: New features explained

By 5 March 2014

Microsoft started to rollout the March update to Xbox One users on Tuesday, bringing several enhancements with it ahead of the Titanfall release on 11 March.  Most notably, Twitch live streaming integration will be found on the next-generation console... >>

Xbox One gets Twitch app on 11 March, fix for 50Hz judder could also arrive

Xbox One gets Twitch app on 11 March, fix for 50Hz judder could also arrive

By 25 February 2014

The Xbox One will get its Twitch app on 11 March, it has been confirmed.  The popular gaming spectator service gets its own app on Xbox One, right on schedule to support the launch of Titanfall - hotly tipped to be the game of the year. From your Xbox... >>