Streaming Games


Cloud Gaming and TV Futures

by Omid Rahmat

Microsoft and Sony lead in games library services, with 51 million combined subscriptions currently.

Tags:Cloud Gaming| omdia| showcase| Streaming Games

Sony’s Toes Dip Deeper Into Cloud Gaming

by Emory Kale

PlayStation Plus, Sony’s subscription gaming service, is a multi-tiered service that I won’t pretend to understand or care about, but part of its appeal to gamers is being able to go online and carp …

Tags:PlayStation| sony| Streaming Games

Gaming Is Still the Killer App for All Displays

by Omid Rahmat

The gist of it: there are 3 gaming super powers, Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft. Microsoft and Sony are both pushing into streaming games, even as they pull against it. Every display has to be …

Tags:Apple| Intel| Microsoft| sony| Streaming Games

The Cost of Encoding: The Dependent TV

by Omid Rahmat

In an interview with Jan Ozer, a leading expert on audio/video encoding for live and on-demand production, we take a look at the one thing that can make or break the viewing experience: encoding. …

Tags:Streaming Games| Streaming Video| Video Encoders & Decoders

Reliance Positions Itself to Own Streaming Gaming Eyeballs in India

by Omid Rahmat

India promises to become a major player in the global gaming market and this partnership will see JioGames emerge as an undisputed leader in Cloud Gaming in India. By combining Gamestream’s technological expertise in Cloud …

Tags:Streaming Games| TV Viewing

Links Week Ending 19th November 2021

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the second part of this week. The Economist Looks at the Metaverse ($) …

Tags:Cinema going| Dell| Desktop Monitors| Gesture Recognition| Investment| LED| Nvidia| Pricing| Roku| Smart TV| Streaming Games| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| TCL| The Metaverse

Microsoft hints at turning Xbox into an app for your TV

by Bob Raikes

What They Say In an interview with The Verge, Xbox chief Phil Spencer has revealed we’ll likely see an Xbox app appear on smart TVs over the next year. Microsoft is currently working on …

Tags:Game Playing| OTT Video| Streaming Games