YouTube is killing the standalone YouTube Gaming app and site on May 30. Users will lose all their saved games, and there’s no way around it.
Apps/Software May 28, 2019
Competition in the video game streaming market is on the rise. YouTube Gaming is now growing at a faster rate than Twitch; other competitors also seeing growth.
Video Games January 28, 2018
Remember Justin.tv? It was a version of Twitch.tv designed for non-gaming live stream content. It was closed back in 2014, but the new IRL option on Twitch is definitely a revive of the service, but one that is more regulated to keep copyrighted content at bay.
Internet December 21, 2016
Logitech announced its C922 Pro Stream Webcam today, a follow-up to the C920. It's aimed primarily at Twitch and YouTube streamers, and it features 1080p recording at 30 fps, with an option for 720p at 60 fps, among other things.
Gadgets September 30, 2016
In the first episode of 'LIVE With YouTube Gaming,' host Geoff Keighley discusses what went wrong with 'No Man's Sky.'
Video Games September 30, 2016
Popular YouTubers Craig Douglas and Dylan Rigby are facing multiple illegal gambling charges. Their channels and content allegedly promoted and encouraged the practice of illegal online gambling to their subscribers.
Business Tech September 19, 2016
Google is rolling out event hubs for YouTube Gaming, just in time for E3 next month. The platform will also host a 12-hour E3 special.
Video Games May 26, 2016
The YouTube Gaming mobile app adds four new countries to its current roster of markets for both iOS and Android users. Fans can also expect a lineup of new features aimed at enhancing their browsing and viewing experience.
Apps/Software March 12, 2016
A new update to the Google Play Games app allows Android users to record and share gaming footage with commentary directly to YouTube Gaming.
Apps/Software October 29, 2015
A YouTube executive revealed the reason the company went with YouTube Red is because of the familiarity between the brand and color, and because of its reference to the red carpet.
Internet October 22, 2015
YouTube Gaming has finally received its first ever major update. This update brings live recording and screencasting, Watch Later and more.
Apps/Software October 15, 2015
Google updates Google Play Games to include support for game screen recording and livestreaming straight to YouTube Gaming, in a bid to be more competitive against Twitch.
Video Games September 25, 2015
YouTube's Global Head of Gaming Partnerships Ryan Wyatt announced at the Tokyo Game Show that gamers will soon be able to livestream content from their Android devices to the new YouTube Gaming app, which will also launch in Japan.
Apps/Software September 17, 2015
Sony has announced system software update 3.00 for the PlayStation 4, the video game system's biggest update yet.
Video Games September 2, 2015
YouTube Gaming officially launched in the U.S. and UK on iOS and Android devices, along with its desktop version. Allowing YouTubers to broadcast livestreams like Twitch, the platform may be the next big thing for the gaming community.
Apps/Software August 27, 2015
YouTube Gaming, a website that consolidates gaming livestreams and gaming videos, officially drops on its parent website. It could provide some serious competition for Amazon's site Twitch.
Business August 26, 2015
YouTube is about to satiate last year's itch for Twitch. YouTube gaming launches today.
Video Games August 26, 2015
PS4 firmware 3.0 is reported to be currently in beta in Japan. New features to include screenshot and video sharing to YouTube and Twitter.
Video Games August 12, 2015
YouTube is getting ready to launch an online video game streaming app and website designed for a market of millions.
Video Games August 7, 2015
YouTube is 10 years old this year, so it makes sense that the video sharing network is rolling out 10 new features for its creators.
Internet July 1, 2015
Google has announced that it will be launching YouTube Gaming as a website and app later this year. The platform will have a heavy focus on game streaming and will offer gamers a community to engage in conversations about gaming.
Internet June 14, 2015
Twitch launches a swift response to Google's announcement. Google burns.
Video Games June 13, 2015
YouTube Gaming will offer live game streaming and other Twitch-like features this summer.
Apps/Software June 12, 2015
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