Twitch has just introduced a new 'Rooms' feature that allows streamers to create custom chat rooms. Streamers can invite audience members to their rooms and chat with them separately.
YouTube celebrity PewDiePie again stepped into controversy for shouting a racial epithet during a livestream of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds. The ensuing controversy has him now saying he's sorry.
The world's biggest YouTuber, PewDiePie, used a racial slur while live streaming himself playing PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds. At least one game maker has launched a DMCA takedown in response.
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.
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.
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.