Streaming Devices: Fire TV/Chromecast/SHIELD/Roku/Ouya

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  1. Nvidia shield TV app Followed Games section always disappears

    The "Followed Games" section row, keeps disappeared when I try to navigate to that row in the Nvidia shield TV Twitch app, and then it is only "Live channels" and "Followed channels" left on that screen.

    This is annoying me to no end. Please fix?

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    • Nvidia Shield TV app keeps logging me out too often.

      Could you please fix the stupid login issues where it keeps logging me out every other day and I have to go to www.twitch.tv/activate and enter an annoying code over and over and over and over and over again...

      How about just making me be able to log directly into the Shield Twtich app, or maybe make the sign in token last a freaking month, 6 months, a year?

      This has bugged me for 3 years now!

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      • vods restarting randomly on FireStick

        VODs will frequently restart on Firestick. How to fix this!?

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          • The Fire TV app appears to be broken.

            When selecting Source quality it will play for a few seconds and then the picture freezes. All other quality selections work fine. It is not my connection, i have more than enough bandwidth to play 50 source streams at once and i have tried it on loads of channels. I tried wifi and also a ethernet connection which made no difference, I also uninstalled and reinstalled the app, no dice.

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            • Fix high bitrate 1080p60 Chromecast Streaming, because it constantly stutters.

              And yet it doesn't stutter on my phone itself, or my PC, or my PS4. Please address this issue.

              8 votes
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              • Fire TV app cannot display followed games

                The followed games display at first. But as soon as you try to select one, they disappear

                22 votes
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                • Bring back updates on Roku TV.

                  I almost deleted my Twitch App on Roku the other day accidentally and I would have been in trouble by doing so. I and my wife are disabled and cannot cart around a computer or laptop every time we want to watch Twitch so we D/L your app. Now it says it will no longer be supported. I realize business is business but remember people are people also and WE ARE your business!

                  3 votes
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                  • Bring back the Roku channel!

                    The Twitch app was removed from the Roku Channel Store and will no longer receive updates is the word from Roku. I'm not buying a Fire TV to watch it, Amazon. I tried your Fire TV and Roku just works better; plus Roku makes it easier to find my channels which are buried under all your Amazon garbage on Fire TV. Limiting the ways people can watch content from entities you own seems like shooting yourself in the foot.

                    5 votes
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                    • Add different chat options to Twitch app on Amazon Fire Stick

                      Add different chat options to Twitch app on Amazon Fire Stick

                      Like the recent IOS upgrade, I think it would be awesome to be able to toggle the chat on the Twitch firestick app to have a black background, as well as being able to toggle it to be transparent and overlaid on the right/ left hand side of the stream you're watching making having chat open on a TV much more enjoyable

                      6 votes
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                      • Chromecast is broken again sadly

                        There are a number of issues with the updated app when using chromecast. First, the app doesn't stop casting when you exit. It won't stop casting when you cast another app. When you go back to the app there is no video showing, because it thinks it's casting...but its not. You have to go into the chromecast app, and stop it casting to switch or close the app and reopen it again. that works sometimes.

                        Also, lots of channels are skipping at high resolution. it's sort of random which streams skip at what res. Some skip at high res and…

                        6 votes
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                        • Make the Roku app look like your landing page on a browser so that when you log in you can pick which channel you want to watch.

                          Currently, there appears to be no change when you log into the app. When you log in it should make your Twitch page look like it does when you are viewing it with a browser and actually show the channels you are subscribed to. Just finding what you want to see on the Roku app requires a search and there appears to be little benefit in actually logging in.

                          5 votes
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                          • Roku App barely works.

                            Most major channels will load to 99% and then remain frozen there. Only a handful of channels load properly and play. This issue happens on my friends Roku as well. I have had to resort to screen mirroring, which drops frames like crazy.

                            7 votes
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                              • Roku: Add Confirmation To (Un)Follow On Current Channel

                                It is very easy to accidentally (un)follow a channel that you are currently watching in the Roku app due to the manner that the current channel user interface is designed. By default, pressing the "OK" button on the Roku remote twice will trigger a (un)follow on the current channel without any confirmation from the user. Please add a confirmation screen to the (un)follow process to prevent these accidental (un)follows when fumbling with the Roku remote.

                                5 votes
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                                • Fix Roku app

                                  The UI it horrible, anyway it can get an update like the one Fire TV got?
                                  Right now there is no way to find channels you are following.

                                  16 votes
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                                  • When casting from Android to Chromecast sometimes the Android device will still play audio from the cast while the chat is up

                                    This forces you to mute your devices audio if you want to stay in chat. Also, the latency is much greater when casting to Chromecast compared to if you were just watching on the Android app, or it is if the audio that ocnes from the app is any indication

                                    2 votes
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                                    • Screen scaling

                                      on Fire TV, the boundaries of the screen don't adjust correctly like other apps do. Because of this there is a portion of the video that is off screen, some TV's have options to adjust the edge scanning, but not all do and it can be annoying to change it every time just to watch twitch.

                                      2 votes
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                                        • smart tv support

                                          i think it would be more comfortable to watch streams from tv instead of making enormous nets of wires or overloading your wifi with AirPlay receivers for tv. instead of that there could be just one twitch app for all smart tv sets with chat on the screen, titles, dark mode and all other things..also emotes would be nice.. really, think about that)

                                          8 votes
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