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A Google executive says the company expects that its Stadia game streaming service will outperform local gaming hardware in the near future. In an interview published in issue 338 of Edge magazine, Stadia vice president and engineering head Majd Bakar said the streaming service will quickly surpass hardware thanks to rapid advancements in cloud technology.... Read More »
5 Days Ago Google sure has some bold plans for its Stadia game streaming service: “negative latency.” Read more...
4 Days Ago A new survey suggests that Google’s Stadia might bump up against millions of gamers’ data caps, meaning a large contingent of potential customers won’t be able to use the platform’s features.
4 Days Ago For all the benefits that cloud-based game streaming may promise, it will live and fall by one word: latency. Beholden to Internet connections and distance from Google’s data servers, Stadia may end up becoming something only a few will be able to enjoy.
5 Days Ago Plenty of gamers are skeptical about cloud-based gaming. Fast internet connections just aren't prevalent enough, the argument goes, and lag will kill the gameplay experience. Google is diving in head first with Stadia, though.
11 Days Ago Rockstar Games has announced that Red Dead Redemption 2 will launch on both PC and Google’s Stadia streaming service in November. The open-world Western epic will hit PC on November 5th, while the Stadia version will be a launch title when Stadia debuts sometime in November.
5 Days Ago Google's cloud gaming platform, Stadia, will be able to deliver up to 4K HDR content at 60fps. But will all of those games — some of them having come out long ago — be able to put up as much as the servers are willing to put out?
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3 Days Ago Google Stadia is planning to solve the latency problem of cloud gaming by using artificial intelligence to predict players' moves and pre-render the next frames.
11 Days Ago Update 1: 2019/08/19 10:35am PDT Stadia Connect: Gamescom Update 2: 2019/10/04 10:04am PDT Red Dead Redemption 2 Google's cloud gaming service, Stadia, begins trialing in November — you'll need to buy a $130 Founder's Edition kit to get access — and is expected to expand to the general audience sometime in 2020.