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Microsoft Changes Beam to “Mixer”

Microsoft Changes Beam to “Mixer”

One of the large acquisitions last year relating to gaming, was when Microsoft acquired Beam, a small streaming company looking to compete with Twitch.  Well with today's announcement, it's clear Microsoft expects to take on Twitch at the global level. According to sources, the name "Beam" couldn't be used globally…
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Amazon Announces Twitch Prime

Today, Amazon announced that due to their recent acquisition of Twitch, Prime members will now also receive benefits on the streaming site. Starting today Amazon Prime members get ad-free viewing on Twitch plus exclusive deals on such free skins, characters, and possibly even free games. In addition to monthly perks,…
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