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12 Refreshing Altoids Tin Projects to 3D Print

Reading Time: 5 minutes With these excellent Altoids tin projects, you can upcycle the metal case after you’ve finished chewing over the curiously strong mints. The Altoids tin is more than just an iconic receptacle for strong mints, it’s also an astonishingly versatile little beast. Makers have hacked its metallic frame into a million and one different uses, ranging […]

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Fireworks! A Sample Extension Using Bits

Reading Time: 5 minutes It’s always a good time for fireworks! And fireworks are even better when they’re digital and in a Twitch Extension. Recently we published a new sample Extension on the GitHub, which allows viewers to exchange Bits for an immaculate fireworks display in a video overlay. It leverages several of our Bits-in-Extension APIs, the Extension Configuration […]

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Introducing a Community Resource Page for Twitch Developers

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Twitch Developer community has created some incredible, open source projects that help developers get started on Twitch. These resources — as well as our own coding projects — are scattered across different sites like GitHub, Glitch, and the documentation. In order to centralize these resources, and showcase the code samples, tutorials, blog posts, and […]

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Now available with Twitch Prime: Exclusive Apex Legends Octane skin

Reading Time: < 1 minute Octane’s dipped into the trust fund and put his own personal twist on Kings Canyon: a stadium full of jump pads and fire where every Legend can unleash their inner daredevil. Now, you can show up dressed for the grand opening with the Whiplash Octane skin, free with your Prime membership. Whiplash Octane is available […]

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Introducing the Twitch Research Fellowship

Reading Time: 4 minutes We’re excited to announce the inaugural Twitch Research Fellowship program! If you’re a doctoral student pursuing innovative research in fields relevant to Twitch, you can apply for a $10,000 award prize and a paid visit to present your research at Twitch HQ for our Science Team and CEO, Emmett Shear. In addition, Fellows eligible for […]

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Twitch Studio: “Going Live” Is Getting A Whole Lot Easier

Reading Time: < 1 minute This story is also available in: Deutsch, Español, Français, Italiano, Nederlands, Polski, Português, Svenska, Türkçe, Русский, 한국어, 中文, 日本語 Streamers are at the core of every community on Twitch. When new streamers want to go live for the first time and start sharing their passions with the world, they should be able to do so […]

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Available now with Twitch Prime: Dominate the gridiron with NFL legend Jim Brown in Madden NFL 20

Reading Time: 2 minutes Twitch Prime and EA Sports have teamed up to bring Jim Brown, one of the greatest NFL players of all time, to the Madden NFL 20 Ultimate Team. And he’s only available for Prime members. In only nine years in the NFL, Jim Brown was named to the Pro Bowl every year, was an 8x […]

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Vote for the winner of the MLS All-Star Skills Challenge on Twitch

Reading Time: 2 minutes Calling all soccer fans. And futbal fans too. The MLS needs your help to determine who’s got the best skills in the league and if there’s one thing we know it’s that Twitch Chat has OPINIONS. On July 30, the MLS is broadcasting some of their best All-Star festivities on Twitch, including the Shooting, Touch […]

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ThisEmoteDoesNotExist: Training a GAN for Twitch Emotes

Reading Time: 3 minutes 5.5 Using the discriminator to improve data quality At this point, I started struggling with new programmatic ways to improve the dataset quality. New rule-based approaches had low precision, filtering out too many good emotes along with the bad. However, there was still a non-trivial proportion of low quality emotes, far too many to remove […]

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Announcing Twitch Developer Jam: 2019!

Reading Time: < 1 minute Level up the Twitch community with game-matched Extensions We’re so excited to announce Twitch Developer Jam: 2019! This Extension Jam aims to encourage developers to create awesome “game-matched Twitch Extensions” that bring more game content, better functionality, and tailored interactivity to some of our most popular games, like Fortnite, World of Warcraft, and Grand Theft […]

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Announcing Twitch Developer Jam: 2019!

Reading Time: < 1 minute Level up the Twitch community with game-matched Extensions We’re so excited to announce Twitch Developer Jam: 2019! This Extension Jam aims to encourage developers to create awesome “game-matched Twitch Extensions” that bring more game content, better functionality, and tailored interactivity to some of our most popular games, like Fortnite, World of Warcraft, and Grand Theft […]

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Continue the Prime Day celebration with a free game offer* from Twitch Prime!

Reading Time: 3 minutes Prime Day might be over, but we’ve got one last video game deal for Prime members in the United States only. Included as part of your Twitch Prime gaming benefits, Prime members can get a free* video game to choose from in the list below: · The Sims 4 (PC) · Fallout 76 (PS4) · […]

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GTA Online: The Diamond Casino & Resort Grand Opening

Reading Time: 3 minutes Rockstar Games Social Club x Twitch Prime members: Be first in line to get a Master Penthouse FREE for purchase It’s almost here. The massive construction project on the corner of Vinewood Park Drive and Mirror Park Boulevard is nearing completion, radically changing the skyline of Los Santos forever. When the brand-new Diamond Casino & […]

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GTA Online: The Diamond Casino & Resort Grand Opening

Reading Time: 3 minutes Rockstar Games Social Club x Twitch Prime members: Be first in line to get a Master Penthouse FREE for purchase It’s almost here. The massive construction project on the corner of Vinewood Park Drive and Mirror Park Boulevard is nearing completion, radically changing the skyline of Los Santos forever. When the brand-new Diamond Casino & […]