Twitch Already Planning Big Changes To Controversial New Rules

Yesterday video game streaming service Twitch announced new systems that had its legion of streamers steaming. The elimination of an easy "save forever" function on videos came first, but people really got riled when Twitch trotted out a YouTube-style audio monitoring tool. Kinda good news: both are in for big changes. » 8/07/14 3:52pm 8/07/14 3:52pm

YouTuber: Twitch Streamers Should Have Seen Music Crackdown Coming

Gamers have been up in arms ever since Twitch began to enforce harsher restrictions against users playing copyrighted music in their videos. Hovering around the edges of this chorus of unpleasantly surprised voices, meanwhile, are all the YouTube broadcasters who are still reeling from the crackdown they all… » 8/07/14 3:00pm 8/07/14 3:00pm

A Real Fish Appears To Be Playing Pokémon Right Now

When millions of people typed commands into the internet to play old Pokémon games one at a time, it exploded a whole new way of socializing around games into being and became the weirdest, most popular interactive drama of early 2014. Now a fish is playing Pokémon. And he's doing pretty well! Y'know, for a fish. » 8/07/14 12:00pm 8/07/14 12:00pm