Neowin News Feed for: Twitch streaming streaming/ Neowin News Feed for: Twitch streaming en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Twitch launches custom chat rooms for streamers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Twitch has just introduced a new &#039;Rooms&#039; feature that allows streamers to create custom chat rooms. Streamers can invite audience members to their rooms and chat with them separately. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Craig Mu) Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:58:01 +0000 PewDiePie finally issues formal apology for racial slur <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>YouTube celebrity PewDiePie again stepped into controversy for shouting a racial epithet during a livestream of PlayerUnknown&#039;s Battlegrounds. The ensuing controversy has him now saying he&#039;s sorry. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Keefer) Tue, 12 Sep 2017 15:58:01 +0000 PewDiePie uses n-word while live streaming to millions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The world&#039;s biggest YouTuber, PewDiePie, used a racial slur while live streaming himself playing PlayerUnknown&#039;s Battlegrounds. At least one game maker has launched a DMCA takedown in response. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Richard Tyr Blewitt) Mon, 11 Sep 2017 15:36:01 +0000 Twitch extensions go live <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Twitch has launched extensions on its platform. These extensions allow for streamers to personalize their streams by adding designs like live trackers or interactive experiences to their pages. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usen Joshua O. ) Thu, 07 Sep 2017 05:34:01 +0000 Twitch streamer dies during 24-hour gaming marathon <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Popular Twitch streamer Brian Vigneault died at home of unknown causes during a 24-hour World of Tanks marathon. Vigneault was streaming to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Connor Bucy) Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:38:01 +0000 Streamers get best of both worlds with Xbox Live support for PC Twitch streaming <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft is making things easier for Twitch broadcasters that want to stream Xbox One games, as Xbox Live now integrates with Twitch and supports capture card streaming on PCs. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 13 Jul 2016 09:40:01 +0000