Ben and David discuss Amazon's acquisition of Twitch in 2014. Unlike previous episodes, this recent acquisition still has a lot of open questions, and Amazon hasn't publicly reported growth of Twitch since the purchase. Ben and David talk about Justin Kan's original product with Justin.tv, and the transformation into the Twitch that Emmett Shear is running today.
Acquired goes behind the scenes of the best (and worst) acquisitions and IPOs of all time. We grade the deals, from the Instagram A+'s to the AOL Time Warner debacles.
New episodes twice a month. Guests on occasion.