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Amazon buys video streaming company Twitch for $970 million

Despite previous reports claiming that Google was almost closing a deal to buy Twitch, Amazon confirmed on Monday that it will be buying Twitch for a total of $970 million. Twitch was launched in 2011 and has quickly grown to become almost an obsession for the gaming community. Twitch broadcasts ...

Google finally seals deal to buy game streaming service Twitch

If reports from VentureBeat are anything to go buy, Google has finalized the purchase of the popular game streaming service, Twitch. VentureBeat’s source has revealed that the deal was completed for $1 billion, and that Twitch would now join YouTube. Further reports indicate that Google intends to add other forms ...