Tencent is preparing to push into Twitch-style livestreaming

Twitch is far and away the dominant force in the livestreaming market, but Chinese conglomerate Tencent may be getting ready to take a shot at the title. A Bloomberg report says the company has been “quietly testing” a mobile-focused livestreaming platform...

YouTube secures Pewdiepie with an exclusive livestreaming deal

The shifting sands of the streamer world have seen a number of big-name streamers declare themselves for one platform or another: Ninja, Shroud, and King Gothalion committed themselves to Mixer, while DrLupo, timthetatman, and LIRIK re-upped with Twitch. Now YouTube...