TWITCH STAFF CONFIRM KEY IMPROVEMENTS TO BAN PROCESS NOW IN THE WORKS

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TWITCH STAFF CONFIRM KEY IMPROVEMENTS TO BAN PROCESS NOW IN THE WORKS

WHAT HAPPENED?

Twitch has confirmed its ban process is set to receive a drastic overhaul, specifically targeting the information given to streamers following a ban.

Twitch’s VP of trust and safety Angela Hessian declared that a large move they’re attempting to make through this process is the inclusion of video proof when suspensions are dealt out.

– Hessian

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So we’re looking at how we can attach more details for people to understand — like the video itself. That’s something we’re definitely working on.

With early detection for TOS breakages happening by AI, Twitch has long held a reputation for being hard to get in contact with following a ban.

Alongside the ability to appeal, these new changes will be aimed at providing clarity to streamers over exactly why they are receiving punishment.

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