Yet another source confirms that Google and Twitch are in advanced acquisition talks.
Venture Beat reports that the two companies have signed an agreement for a figure around the $1 billion mark, though the precise sum, or the moment when the acquisition will be made public, are not clear.
Youtube app now streams Google Play Movies and TV shows
Google is reportedly preparing to buy Twitch.tv, the video game streaming platform, for one billion dollars. Google’s YouTube unit and the fast growing streaming service have reached an agreement that could be announced imminently.
Aereo is in the broadcasters sights. Broadcasters acknowledge that anyone has the legal right to put up an antenna and connect it to their TV. But, they also seem to claim that doing the exact same thing remotely is illegal.
Google lets test build of the Youtube app out in public release – Includes dog food?
If you're noticing that your YouTube icon on your Android device looks a little different, don't worry, you don't have one of those icky viruses that have (supposedly) been pestering millions of Android devices. What's actually happened is Google has accidentally let out a test build of the YouTube app for public release.
YouTube 4K streaming coming at CES with new VP9 codec