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Twitch resets all passwords after “unauthorized” account access

Twitch users will need to change their passwords, as the company has discovered what it believes “may” have been unauthorised access to certain accounts.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Mar 2015 | 1

IncGamers Podcast #184

A slightly stealth-themed podcast this week, as both Tim and Paul have been evading foul HR Giger creations in Alien: Isolation, while I’ve been inhabiting the shoes of a goblin assassin in Styx: Master of Shadows.

By Peter Parrish | 8 Oct 2014 | 4

Twitch outlines new sponsorship transparency rules

In response to continued exposure of shady and undisclosed marketing deals between advertising and prominent broadcasters, Twitch.TV has established some new transparency rules.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Oct 2014 | 1

Twitch is the latest DDoS target to fall foul of lizards

Twitch.TV should probably consider putting some of that Amazon money towards better DDoS protection, as the streaming site is the latest to be attacked.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Amazon confirms Twitch acquisition for $970 million

We now have confirmation of the Amazon deal as it’s officially announced.

By Paul Younger | 25 Aug 2014 | 1

Amazon apprently making a move to acquire Twitch

We all thought the Twitch Google acquisition was in the bag but it appears not according to reports today.

By Paul Younger | 25 Aug 2014 | 1

Twitch Alternatives: Testing Out The Streaming Competition

Whether they’re the harbinger of an immanent Google buyout, or just the actions of a naive and panicking business,’s new policy changes have resulted in a mini exodus of streamers.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Aug 2014 | 1

Twitch CEO Emmert Shear responds to concerns over changes

Twitch CEO Emmert Shear took time out to answer questions from the community regarding yesterday’s big change announcements.

By Paul Younger | 7 Aug 2014 | Comments Off

Twitch to remove copyright audio. May as well leave now

With Google at the helm this was bound to happen and Twitch users may as well give up now.

By Paul Younger | 7 Aug 2014 | 3

Twitch videos will no longer be stored forever as VOD system changes

Twitch has been analysing their video storage data and decided that old videos will be removed from accounts.

By Paul Younger | 6 Aug 2014 | 3

Gaming Live to take on Twitch with new service for streamers

With Twitch reportedly having been sold to Youtube (Google) for $1bn, Gaming Live is about to launch as an alternative.

By Paul Younger | 25 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Twitch introducing Host Mode

Twitch users won’t need to broadcast 24/7 to keep their viewers engaged.

By Paul Younger | 24 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Youtube reportedly acquiring Twitch for $1 billion

The latest big spend in the world of gaming could involve the popular streaming channel

By Paul Younger | 19 May 2014 | 1

Twitch streamer caught up in DDoS attack on DOTA 2, BattleNet, WoT and EA services

It’s all the rage this week, DDoS attacks on game services.

By Paul Younger | 31 Dec 2013 | 2

Minecraft Twitch integration now open to the public

If you’re reading this, you’re connected to the internet, which means there’s a 98.2% chance that you stream games onto or upload them onto YouTube.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Nov 2013 | Comments Off

Livesteaming: Link your Twitch account with your Steam account

In a slightly unexpected move, Valve and Twitch TV have combined forces to let you link your accounts together.

By Tim McDonald | 4 Jul 2013 | 1

Twitch goes Turbo with ad free service

Twitch has just launched their new “Turbo” service which can be all yours for a monthly fee.

By Paul Younger | 4 Feb 2013 | 2

Twitch integration being added to EA’s Origin

It appears that live streaming options are becoming all the rage with news that EA are adding Twitch integration to Origin sometime in the near future.

By Paul Younger | 8 Nov 2012 | Comments Off