Amazon Will Buy Twitch For Over $1 Billion

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Twitch's Emmet Shear and Kevin Lin have plenty of reasons to smile today. Amazon, not Google will be the corporate host of Twitch, the popular game streaming service. The deal, which was first reported by The Information and confirmed by our sources, will likely be announced today. The final price tag will top $1 billion we’ve heard. Google was widely expected to purchase the firm for around $1 billion and that deal was generally thought to be sewn up. That… Read More