The Amazon platform ensures that sexually suggestive content does not violate the rules.
The true rise of Twitch It took place about a year ago due to the pandemic caused by the coronavirus. Confinement made many people will seek accompaniment and the streaming platform of Amazon it began to become even more known to the general public. What was a space dedicated to video games has been turning into something much more open, where we see content of all kinds.
Twitch has created a new section “Pools, Hot Tubs, and Beaches“(Pools, jacuzzis and beaches) to allow these direct, outside of” Chatting “, since it has indicated that currently that section is too wide and some users may find content they don’t want to see. The platform has recognized that its rules were not clearly written and hence the confusion, but that this type of content is sexually suggestive and not explicit, so it is not problematic.
Banning suggestive content would affect video game restrictions, according to TwitchIn fact, Twitch goes much further: “Banning all forms of content that could be construed as suggestive would also result in many more restrictions in video games and the premium content that we currently allow, especially considering the ways in which female characters are sometimes ‘objectified’ or presented in a sexualized way. “Streamers in this section will need to wear a rule-compliant swimsuit so they don’t there are problems.
The platform also wanted to apologize to content creators who has demonetized in recent days as a result of all this controversy. Twitch has recognized that they should have been more communicative and has explained that it is working with those users to resume the appearance of the ads on channels you have blocked. Advertisers will also be able to choose these creators.
Many users have charged against people who are doing this type of direct, even going so far as to insult. Twitch has explained that it will not allow harassment in any case. “No one deserves to be harassed for the content they choose to broadcast, how they look or who they are, and we will take action against anyone who perpetuates this kind of toxicity on our service, “said Twitch.
In addition, the platform has indicated that being sexy is not against the terms and that it is really due to the personal perception: “That others consider it sexy it’s not against our rules, and Twitch will not take compliance measures against women, or against anyone in our service, for its perceived attractiveness“Twitch is still in the news, after announcing a few days ago that it will lower the price of subscriptions.
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