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Inside Google's master plan for faster, sharper streaming video

Google is working on a new technology called VP10 that will allow it to squeeze higher-quality video over broadband and mobile networks. And thanks to patent issues with a rival standard, it has a chance to catch on.

By August 28, 2015

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Learn the secret language of Twitch's rogue emojis

Twitch, Amazon's site to broadcast and watch footage of people playing video games, has chat rooms packed with the craziest emoji -- called emotes -- you've ever seen. These glyphs mean more than meets the eye.

By May 31, 2015

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Twitch meets Periscope with new streaming app Mirrativ

Mirrativ lets you stream games and more directly from your phone or tablet.

By August 27, 2015

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Like Twitch for illustrators: Watch art happen in real time with Sywork

A new service called Sywork lets you watch artists and illustrators in the process of bringing their creations to life. It's like Twitch, but for artists.

By August 6, 2015

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Will gaming breathe life into live-streaming YouTube?

YouTube rules the realm of on-demand video, but live video still has a tournament of contenders. With a YouTube Gaming hub, Google is juicing up live features -- and that may bring you face-to-face with gameplay streams you never knew existed.

By August 27, 2015

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YouTube Gaming arms Google to battle Amazon's Twitch

Ahead of the E3 gaming conference in Los Angeles next week, Google aims to level up with a competitor to the gaming video service it reportedly tried to buy last year.

By June 12, 2015

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Quick tip: Get video on demand with Twitch for Android

Want to watch video on demand through the popular streaming service? If you're on Android, you'll need to get rid of your current Twitch app.

By May 23, 2015

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Twitch to host HBO's 'Silicon Valley' cast on live stream April 8

Actors from the HBO comedy series will answer questions and play games on the popular game-streaming service. Afterward, you can watch the original episode for free.

By April 3, 2015

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'Some' Twitch user accounts possibly accessed in hack

To protect its 100 million users, the live-stream video service for gamers says it has reset all passwords and disconnected user accounts from Twitter and YouTube.

By March 24, 2015

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Twitch chief predicts death of game consoles as we know them

Emmett Shear argues that the console market's long lifecycles will have to change to keep up with the times and act more like mobile refreshes.

By March 23, 2015