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DJ Steve Aoki to star in Twitch's first live concert tonight

In a departure from its core video game-playing audience, Twitch.tv is experimenting with live music concerts, starting with electronic artist Steve Aoki.

By 31 July 2014

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Why Amazon wanted Twitch

CNET's Bridget Carey explains the lure of video game streaming site Twitch and why Amazon bought it for nearly $1 billion. Meanwhile, Instagram launches a new video app Hyperlapse, and GoPro has gone to the dogs.

By 27 August 2014

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Amazon's Twitch buy made possible by Google antitrust concerns

Google had hopes of acquiring Twitch, but got cold feet over the likelihood regulators would raise the antitrust red flag because of YouTube's popularity, according to a report.

By 27 August 2014

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Why Amazon wanted Twitch

CNET's Bridget Carey explains the lure of video game streaming site Twitch and why Amazon bought it for nearly $1 billion. Meanwhile, Instagram launches a new video app Hyperlapse, and GoPro has gone to the dogs.

By 27 August 2014

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Amazon proves it's serious about gaming with Twitch buy

The online retailer isn't just buying a site that streams goldfish playing video games, it's buying access to the most loyal of gamers.

By 27 August 2014

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Amazon to buy live-stream gaming site Twitch for $970M

In its largest cash deal ever, the online retail giant will acquire the popular site known for broadcasting live video game play.

By 26 August 2014

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Two goldfish duke it out playing Street Fighter on Twitch

Forget Pokemon. Two battle-hardened goldfish are vying for bragging rights by taking each other on in Street Fighter.

By 24 August 2014

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This is real: 20K Twitch users are watching a fish play Pokemon

Fish Plays Pokemon is about one pet fish's struggle against chaos -- and it has the Internet tuning in by the thousands.

By 8 August 2014

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Twitch to mute copyrighted music in video-on-demand

Video-game streaming service says it will cut the volume on 30-minute blocks of video when unauthorized audio content is detected.

By 7 August 2014

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Twitch pulls the plug on video-streaming site Justin.tv

Justin.tv began life as a blogging site that combined live video feeds and public chat rooms.

By 6 August 2014