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Dr. Alok Kanojia is the Twitch-streaming psychiatrist helping the online generation cope with the ills of the internet

Kanojia hopes he can be a small voice in a chorus of unkind voices on the internet.

On Sep 20, 2022 by Casey Kleczek

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Twitch star went to hotel to escape harassment. People found her through a photo of her room

“Five different pizza companies sent pizzas to my hotel room in my (birth) name."

On Aug 18, 2022 by Rachel Kiley

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Twitch star Imane ‘Pokimane’ Anys describes co-founding talent management firm RTS with Stuart Saw

‘I learned a lot of lessons from my own personal challenges as a creator.'

On Aug 16, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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Ninja shares how he scaled his business and his best advice for aspiring creators

‘I’m not sure there’s a secret sauce, I can just say what’s worked for me.’

On Aug 2, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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Loeya shares the biggest challenges of being a Twitch streamer

‘Be on more platforms.’

On Jul 26, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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‘You can’t complain about it when evidently you’re watching them quite a bit’: TikToker calls out Twitch’s homepage for only showing ‘tits,’ exposes himself since videos are recommended based on user behavior

'Those are literally the channels that Twitch thinks you'll like.'

On Jun 29, 2022 by Rebekah Harding

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VidCon: Content is high-stress work. Here’s how creators found balance after years of burnout

From OGs to the new gen of TikTok stars, the creator space is more professional than ever.

On Jun 28, 2022 by Daysia Tolentino

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People keep live streaming ‘Morbius’ on Twitch as the film’s ironic fandom continues to grow

It's Morbin' time 24/7 on Twitch—much to Sony's dismay.

On May 26, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Creator Clash takes the cash-grabbing and clout-chasing out of influencer boxing

The event was a night full of odd pairings between newbies duking it out for charity.

On May 16, 2022 by Steven Asarch

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In the Philippines, a new law threatens the livelihoods of pseudonymous content creators

'Me and so many other people are going to have to quit doing something that makes us and our viewers happy.'

On Mar 10, 2022 by Dana Ysabel Dela Cruz

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The human behind CodeMiko talks about playing a character online

'It happened very fast.'

On Feb 3, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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What Emily of Meese’s Gaming learned from a ‘hate raid’

'My friends rallied behind me...at that moment I knew I had something special.'

On Jan 20, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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‘A lot more people see sex workers than you think’: Hasan Piker says he went to a brothel, sparking debate (updated)

Some sex workers say his comments are a step toward destigmatizing their profession.

On Oct 18, 2021 by Tricia Crimmins

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Twitch leak reveals prominent QAnon streamer made $150,000 in 2 years

Gross incomes for thousands of the platform's streamers have leaked online.

On Oct 6, 2021 by Mikael Thalen

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Twitch creators’ incomes, source code part of massive data leak

4chan poster claims leak includes Twitch's source code and top creators' earnings.

On Oct 6, 2021 by Claire Goforth