Twitch is reportedly making a play for YouTube’s top talent
Rumors this week have surfaced that Twitch is trying to encroach on YouTube’s territory by offering deals to its top stars if they’ll come and stream on Twitch instead. Twitch‘s motivation appears to be hunger for a slice of that sweet YouTube advertising pie. A report from Bloomberg indicates Twitch is making a concerted effort to pull YouTube’s talent for its own site. Bloomberg’s sources name Will Smith, lifestyle vlogger Gigi Gorgeous, and prankster Tanner Braungardt as examples, with only the latter having apparently accepted. Turning them down is no small thing, considering the number Twitch is reportedly guaranteeing them yearly is… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: YouTube,Twitch
SINGAPORE (Nov 19): Singapore is expected to report slower third-quarter economic growth than initially thought, a Reuters poll showed, as the manufacturing sector faces strains from weaker global demand and an intensifying trade dispute between the United States and China.
Venture capital firm 500 Startups Vietnam has raised US$14.1 million for its new seed-stage fund, it announced in a blog post today. That’s 40 percent over its US$10 million target. The firm plans to back up to 64 startups with this fund, with check sizes that will mostly be in the US$100,000 range but going […]