New York Magazine: Twitch Isn’t the New Twitter. It’s Even Bigger Than That.

New York Magazine: Twitch Isn’t the New Twitter. It’s Even Bigger Than That.. “On Monday, the Verge reported that Twitch, the live-streaming video-game website, would be ‘launching a Twitter competitor.’ That competitor is Pulse — an updating feed that collects photos, images, and text from Twitch users. ‘If Twitter were ever going to be disrupted,’ the Verge’s Casey Newton wrote, ‘this is exactly what I’d imagine it would look like.’ But casting Twitch in the mold of a media-favorite app like Twitter is a mistake. Twitch doesn’t seem to want to be the new Twitter, and more importantly, it doesn’t need to be.”