Facebook Gaming Powers Ahead With Live Streaming

Facebook Gaming Powers Ahead With Live Streaming

"Gameplay streaming has seen a significant worldwide surge in viewers and hours spent on all platforms since the COVID-19 pandemic hit," said Lewis Ward, research director for gaming at IDC, a market research firm in Framingham, Massachusetts.

Google Stadia: Future of Gaming or Pie in the Cloud?

Google Stadia: Future of Gaming or Pie in the Cloud?

Stadia represents Google's vision for the future of gaming, "where the worlds of watching and playing games converge into a new generation game platform, perfectly built for the 21st century," Google General Manager Phil Harrison told the audience at the gathering.

Apple's Plans for Subscription News Service Irk Publishers

Apple's Plans for Subscription News Service Irk Publishers

"This is another step towards making that vision a reality." No Fear of Competition Facebook has been the leader in social media news sites, with 43 percent of Americans getting their news from its platform.

YouTube TV Hits Screens Across Most of the US

YouTube TV Hits Screens Across Most of the US

It "will continue to be the fourth largest virtual multichannel video programming distributor (vMVPD) in the United States." What You Get for $40 YouTube TV offers access to more than 60 networks, including ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, TNT, TBS, CNN, ESPN and FX, for US$40 a month.

Sony Trains Spotlight on a Few Good Games

Sony Trains Spotlight on a Few Good Games

"The exclusive games that Sony showed were more interesting than Microsoft's -- most notably, The Last of Us II and Death Stranding," ABI Research Senior Analyst Eric Abbruzzese told TechNewsWorld.