I finally had a chance to checkout the new Twitch integration in Minecraft 1.7.4 and I was amazed at how easy it was to get started.
I was up and streaming within a few minutes.
All I had to do was login to my Minecraft account and connect it to my Twitch account. I did have to restart Minecraft because the streaming settings didn’t appear at first. Other than that, no issues. Just hit F6 and you’re live.
It was nothing fancy, but, here is a recording of the stream: