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The big business of live streaming video gameplay

by A Martínez and Jacob Margolis | Take Two

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When you think of sports, you might think of baseball, basketball, football, soccer, and video games?

Believe it or not, watching people play video games online is a huge business. The biggest company behind live streaming video game matches is Twitch Interactive. Word is they might be bought up by Google for a cool $1 billion.

Dan Hsu, editor in chief at GamesBeat.com, joins the show to talk about the big business of streaming video gameplay. 


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