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Google Rumored to buy Twitch

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Google is rumored to try and buy Twitch.tv for $1 Billion. This is just a rumor at the moment and I am quite skeptical of it. It could be a smart move for Google giving them a greater control internet media. It would also give Twitch an advantage over its competitor MLG. 

 

Here is the link if anyone is interested: http://variety.com/2014/digital/news/youtube-to-acquire-videogame-streaming-service-twitch-for-1-bil...

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May 19, 2014

Not a huge fan of this possible buy tbh... after the Youtube debacle. 


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May 19, 2014

Well there goes Twitch.

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May 19, 2014

RIP Twitch.. You was once a beloeved company now you are going to be into the gutter

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I am legitimately scared of Google.


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Money talks.

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bob-maul wrote:

I am legitimately scared of Google.


Google is going to take over the world.

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May 19, 2014

So, let's recap:

 

  1. Facebook buys Oculus Rift
  2. FCC in the process of destroying Net Neutrality
  3. Google in the process of possibly buying Twitch

 

Is the Internet dead yet? I think I want it to die now.

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May 19, 2014

Welp, if this happens then Twitch is probably gonna suck. I'm also guessing that Google will try to force Twitch users to make a Google+ account and link it to their Twitch account.

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KANE-FIRE wrote:

bob-maul wrote:

I am legitimately scared of Google.


Google is going to take over the world.


They already control us. We go to them with all of out problems and questions. Just twist around the search results a bit and....


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