• Twitch is rolling out Watch Parties for you and your friends

    1 month ago - By Tech Radar

    These are trying times for many of us, and Twitch wants to help out: it's announced that it's rolling out a beta version of its Watch Parties product in the US, so you can watch Prime Video content with your friends while you're physically separated. As per the official tweet , the feature is coming to Twitch partners in the US, before rolling out more generally in the weeks ahead. When it arrives for you, you'll be able to start a stream from Prime Video, and then invite friends to join you in a remote viewing session, so you can stay in sync and discuss what you're watching over...
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  • 6 new TV shows and movies on Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu this weekend

    6 new TV shows and movies on Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu this weekend

    1 month ago - By Tech Radar

    Another weekend indoors means another weekend spent watching Netflix, Amazon Prime and other streaming services. Luckily, the pace at which new stuff arrives on these streaming services means there's always more to watch. This weekend, you've got comedies, documentaries and award-winning movies to enjoy. If you're looking for other stuff to watch this weekend, in the US you can watch a whole heap of HBO shows on HBO Now right now for free , including Succession, its best new series of the last five years. Meanwhile, the mobile-only streaming service Quibi just launched around the world...
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  • Twitch Watch Parties lets streamers and their audiences watch Amazon Prime movies together

    Twitch Watch Parties lets streamers and their audiences watch Amazon Prime movies together

    1 month ago - By Phone Arena

    The immensely popular live streaming service Twitch got acquired by Amazon in mid-2014, and will now let viewers watch Amazon Prime Video movies together with their favorite streamers. The new experience, aptly named Watch Parties, appears to come at the perfect time, when many are staying at home and relying on online entertainment.
    As of yesterday, the beta version of Watch Parties will be available to Twitch streamers in the US through the month, allowing them to share a movie viewing experience with their audiences, in what seems to be the perfect substitute for actually going to the ...
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