Twitch is the world's leading live streaming platform for gamers and the things we love , a global community of millions who come together each day to create the future of live entertainment.
What it does
TwiBoost chrome extension as middleware , leverages theta network to add decentralized peer-to-peer video delivery capabilities to Twicth platform
How we built it
the frontend (chrome extension) and backend source code repository link is available in the twiboost.pdf file uploaded as additional info for judges and organizers
How to run
- First run npm install in all subfolders where it's required , run command sh build-extension.sh in the root folder to generate dist folder
- Enable developer mode in chrome extension manager then click on load unpacked extension and choose dist folder in twiboost chrome extension source code repository .
- For twiboost backend install cockroach DB and edit .env with your DB parameters and Theta partner api key to suit your need
- Go to twitch.tv and start sharing bandwith with others peers
What's next for TwiBoost
- Firefox add-ons
- Move to mainnet