China's biggest live-streaming platform DouYu files for $500 million IPO in the US
The company is backed by Tencent and is considered China's answer to Twitch
Top 10 streamed games of the week: Fortnite is finally knocked off the top spot
Our weekly chart of the most watched games across Twitch, YouTube Gaming, Mixer and Facebook.
Viral Visionaries: how do marketers calculate the ROI of a livestream?
We're familiar with branded video content - but how does the results of a livestream vary?
1,000 Dreams Fund awards grants to 50 up-and-coming female streamers
A charity livestream back in March helped to raise $45,000 for the BroadcastHER grants
Driver with Uber and Lyft is fired after livestreaming pickups to his Twitch channel
Jason Gargac had been livestreaming his customers without their consent
Twitch's new Giphy extension for streamers lets viewers react with GIFs
Content moderated in effort to ensure offensive GIFS are removed
Fortnite most-watched game in May racking up almost 600m hours of view time
Viewers watch nearly 700m hours of battle royale content in total
Live Life: A guide to the complicated world of non-games streaming
While video games are the go-to for a lot of live streamers, the non-games streaming sector is also booming
Twitch Fortnite streaming star Ninja uses streaming superpowers to save orphanage
Chinese livestreaming platform Huya raises $180m in US IPO
Ninja is cleaning up his potty mouth and fans are f***ing furious
“Little kids shouldn’t be running around dropping f-bombs or swearing at all at that age”
Facebook adds new tools to make livestreaming more efficient
The platform has added persistent stream keys, live rewind and crossposting
Twitch streaming blocked in Russia amidst Telegram crackdown
Attempts to ban app result in other websites and services going offline