Facebook Gaming Goes Live

Facebook Gaming Goes Live

It has been rumored that Facebook was planning a rival platform to Twitch and YouTube targeted specifically at gamers. Many folks in the gaming world stream their gameplay via these websites and it looks like Facebook wants a piece of that. Today, Facebook Gaming went live as a free app for Android and iOS. Analysts had initially predicted June for the launch, so it’s a bit early. Undoubtedly, Facebook wants to capitalize on the increased video game popularity during the current pandemic.

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