Google to acquire Twitch for $1 billion

Google is buying streaming video network Twitch for $1 billion, according to a GamesBeat report citing “sources familiar with the matter.”

GamesBeat’s story today echoes a previous report from Variety, which said this past May that the acquisition was taking place. However, the Wall Street Journal reported at the time that the discussions between Google and Twitch were “at an early stage.”

More information here.

via Polygon

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