1. kenny

    Twitch Adds New Friends Feature, Beta Begins This Month

    Twitch users who want to keep track of all their friends will be able to do so in the future. The video game streaming company has announced Friends, a feature that lets users add friends, see when they're online, and chat with them. Friends is Twitch's third social feature added in 2016, the...
  2. creaky

    Xbox One preview users will soon be able to snap achievements again

    Xbox One Preview Program members received an unpleasant surprised in the last update. The ability to snap achievements has been removed. The achievements now use a new implementation in the Guide. For those that were upset, there's no need to worry. The Xbox team's Mike Ybarra tweeted the...
  3. creaky

    Microsoft May Compensate Xbox Live Users Affected by Recent Downtime

    Microsoft's Xbox Live, the network that powers the company's console and PC gaming platforms, has had something of a tough start to 2016. Issues with the service cropped up in January and then again in February. In some cases, the issues blocked players from downloading and even playing their...
  4. creaky

    Steam Reaches New Concurrent User Record

    Valve's online PC gaming platform Steam has reached another new concurrent user record. On October 31, more than 12.5 million logged in at the same time, according to the Steam Stats page. That represents a new all-time high, surpassing 10.7 million in earlier in October, 10 million in June...