Twitch has announced that the group chat feature has entered its beta phase. Twitch’s channel chats have reached about 700,000 users a day. Any user who goes to a stream to view can take part in the channel’s chat. This has allowed gamers to connect with broadcasters on a whole new level than merely being […]
Shortly before the launch of Xbox One,Microsoft announced a delay in Twitch streaming on its console till early 2014. Well, 2014 is here and there is still no launch date for when Xbox One users will be able to stream live on Twitch, according to Twitch TV Support’s twitter account.
After various news reports over the weekend showcasing lewd or otherwise objectionable streams on their service, Twitch.tv is bringing out the ban hammer and is cleaning house. Twitch.tv is a video game streaming service, and they are cracking down on users who are streaming illegitimate content as according to their Terms of Service.
With both Xbox One and PlayStation 4 released, new details are emerging in the Twitch debate. Early reports indicated thatSony had pulled ahead of Microsoft on Twitch.tv streaming. Perhaps hindsight is 20/20. Sony could be in possibly hot water with the Playroom.
News out of the Microsoft camp this morning is not good. The One’s streaming service to Twitch.tv has been delayed to the first part of 2014. According to Microsoft representatives: “We are working to make sure the initial Twitch on Xbox One broadcasting experience meets the expectations of the Twitch community.”