Twitch viewbot makers ordered to pay nearly $1.4 million in lawsuit loss

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Twitch viewbot makers ordered to pay nearly $1.4 million in lawsuit loss

The makers of a Twitch "viewbot" that enabled users to fraudulently rack up large viewer counts and thereby get into its lucrative Partner program have been ordered to pay nearly $1.4 million to the company for trademark violation, unfair competition, cybersquatting, and breach of contract.