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Google unveils ‘Stadia,' a platform for streaming video games

30 days ago   |   By New York Post

Google is finally getting into the gaming business - and it's doing it from the cloud. The search giant on Tuesday unveiled Stadia, a Netflix-like streaming platform for video games that will allow users to play top-tier titles with nothing more than a web connection. Stadia, Google says, will break down barriers to entry such...
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Google Unveils Stadia, a Video Game Streaming Service That Could Threaten Xbox and PlayStation

Google Unveils Stadia, a Video Game Streaming Service That Could Threaten Xbox and PlayStation

30 days ago   |   By Fortune

Google is getting into video games. And it's playing to win.
The search giant, speaking at the Game Developer's Conference in San Francisco Tuesday, unveiled Stadia, an ambitious game streaming service that could present the most significant challenge yet to console makers such as Sony and Nintendo.
Scheduled to launch later this year, Stadia will allow subscribers to play top-tier games at the maximum resolution on virtually any screen-TV, PC, laptop, phone, or tablet-without needing the latest and greatest processor, graphics card or console. Players will interact with games via a Stadia...
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Google is making a new controller for its video game streaming service, and it's a little different than one for PlayStation or Xbox

Google is making a new controller for its video game streaming service, and it's a little different than one for PlayStation or Xbox

30 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Google on Tuesday introduced Stadia, its new video game streaming platform - and a new controller to go with it.
This controller, expected to launch alongside the service later this year, includes special features specifically designed for Google's game service. Google did not immediately share a price for this controller.
Unlike controllers designed by Microsoft, Sony, and other third-party accessory makers, Google's new remote isn't designed to work with any particular device, like a console or a PC. Since Stadia is meant to stream games to TVs, phones, laptops, and other gadgets, the...
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Watch Google unveil Stadia, its new video game platform that streams across devices without a console

Watch Google unveil Stadia, its new video game platform that streams across devices without a console

30 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Google unveiled its streaming video game platform, Stadia , today at the Game Developer's Conference.
The platform has no console, as it's run from its data center, and is expected to connect players across desktop, tablet, mobile, Chrome browser, and TV.
Watch the video above to see the live announcement and the service features.
Google finally showed off its streaming gaming platform at the 2019 Game Developers Conference. Dubbed Stadia, the platform allows players to quickly load and play games like Doom and Assassin's Creed. The platform will work on desktop, mobile, the Chrome...
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Google finally unveils its video game platform: Stadia

Google finally unveils its video game platform: Stadia

30 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Google officially unveiled its first major video game initiative on Tuesday.
It's called "Stadia."
Google's central point with its gaming initiative is to make gaming accessible for as many people as possible.
Google unveiled a major new gaming initiative on Tuesday, named "Stadia."
The service is built on Google's cloud network, and enables Netflix-like streamed video games to be played on various Chrome-powered devices: Chrome web browsers, Chromebooks, and other Chrome devices like Chromecast.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai introduced the service with a video showcasing the company's gaming...
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