With Twitch, millions of people watch live and recorded footage of other people playing video games — in much the same way that football fans tune in to ESPN.
Shares of some top media companies are mixed at 1 p.m.: Comcast Corp. fell $.16 or .3 percent, to $54.50.
The corporate parent of CNN, TNT and TBS on Tuesday offered voluntary buyouts to 600 veteran employees, part of an overall cost-cutting effort at the Atlanta-based broadcasting company founded by...
Shares of some top media companies were mixed at the close of trading: Comcast Corp. rose $.47 or .9 percent, to $54.65.
Amazon is buying video game streaming platform Twitch Interactive for $970 million in cash as it seeks to expand its presence in gaming.
Shares of some top media companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Comcast Corp. rose $.43 or .8 percent, to $54.61.