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How to play Microsoft’s xCloud on Android devices

But you'll need to have an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription
Tags: Gaming, Microsoft, Trends, Features, Xbox, Xbox Game Pass, xCloud


Apple clashes with Microsoft, Google, and Facebook over cloud gaming

Mommy and Daddy are fighting again — by which I mean, the big tech companies are fighting over their ventures into mobile gaming. This time, it’s Microsoft, Google, and Facebook are taking Apple to task over its restrictive app policies, which might keep several gamers from playing games on their iPhones and iPads. As you might be aware, several tech companies are trying to get their cloud gaming services off the ground. The conceit is that you’ll be able to play your games anywhere, on any of y...
Tags: Apple, Startups, Gaming, Facebook, Microsoft Google


The best Minecraft shaders, and how to install them

Minecraft shaders can breathe new life into the beloved blocky game, and we've rounded up the best out there.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, How-to, Minecraft, Mods, Minecraft Mods


Apple's Understanding of Games Is So Narrow It's Screwing Itself

When most people think of Apple, video games aren’t the first thing to come to mind. Photo- or video-editing, of course, or some other type of creative work, but not gaming. That’s because of the way Apple designs and markets its products. Read more...
Tags: Apple, Gaming, Science, Microsoft, Game Streaming, Cloud Gaming, Let Me Play Halo On My Iphone


9 Berlin-based VCs discuss how COVID-19 has changed the landscape

A breeding ground for European entrepreneurs, Berlin has a knack for producing a lot of new startups: the city attracts top international, diverse talent, and it is packed with investors, events and accelerators. Also important: it’s a more affordable place to live and work when compared to many other cities in the region. Berlin ranked 10th place in the 2019 Global Ecosystem Report, trailing behind only two other European cities: London and Paris. It’s home to unicorns such as N26, Zalando, ...
Tags: Health, Food, Startups, TC, Gaming, Europe, London, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Berlin, Israel, Tech, Paris, Venture Capital, Private Equity, Silicon Valley


Tencent wants to merge China’s esports archrivals Douyu and Huya

The war between two of China’s largest esports companies may soon come to a truce at the will of their investor Tencent. Tencent, the world’s biggest games publisher, announced late Monday a proposal to consolidate Douyu and Huya, the competing livestreaming sites focused on video games. Rather than paying in cash, the deal will see the pair enter a stock-for-stock merger. The proposal is non-binding, but Tencent has paved the way for it to go through. In a separate deal, the entertainment giant...
Tags: Gaming, Asia, Games, Entertainment, China, Tech, Tencent, Nasdaq, Livestreaming, Esports, Nyse, Dong, HUYA, Tencent Tencent, Douyu, Kuaishou


Microsoft rolls out Minecraft: Education Edition to Chromebooks

Microsoft also updated Minecraft: Education Edition with 11 new STEM lessons
Tags: Gaming, News, Microsoft, Trends, Chromebook, Minecraft, Minecraft: Education Edition


Red Dead Online players are encountering odd glitches with their horses

Disappearing horses are only a part of it
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Red Dead Redemption 2, Red Dead Online


Subscription service EA Access is coming to Steam

Over 100 games will be available with the service
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Electronic Arts, EA Access, Steam Service


Leaked controller packaging points to possible Xbox Series S

Microsoft hasn't confirmed its existence ... yet
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Xbox, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S. Microsoft


New The Last of Us Part II trophies hint at higher difficulty, Permadeath mode

The Grounded difficulty setting from The Last of Us will return
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Naughty Dog, The Last of Us Part II


Where to find Warzone’s EL-2, P2-16, and CL-19 access cards, and what they do

In this guide, we'll show you how to find the three access cards as part of Warzone's season five update.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, How-to, Call Of Duty, Activision, Infinity Ward, Warzone, Call Of Duty: Warzone


A beginner’s guide to AI: The difference between video game AI and real AI

Welcome to TNW’s beginner’s guide to AI. This multi-part feature should provide you with a very basic understanding of what AI is, what it can do, and how it works. The guide contains articles on (in order published) neural networks, computer vision, natural language processing, algorithms, and artificial general intelligence. Among the most common misconceptions surrounding machine learning technology is the idea that video games dating back to the 1970s and 1980s had built-in “artificial intel...
Tags: Startups, Gaming, Tech, Artificial Intelligence, Evergreen, TNW, Neural


Amazon Renamed Twitch Prime to Prime Gaming, but Whatever, Call It What You Want

As Amazon looks to expand its influence in gaming beyond the purple borders of its extremely popular live-streaming service, Twitch, the company is officially rebranding the Twitch Prime subscription service to Prime Gaming. Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Gaming, Science, Amazon Prime, Streaming, Twitch, Twitch Prime, Prime Gaming, Twitch Prime Is Now Prime Gaming


Video game industry continues success with massive second quarter

Hardware and video game sales skyrocketed last quarter.
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Playstation, Xbox, Consoles


Final Fantasy XIV patch 5.3 quest locations guide: How to get started

After a huge delay, Final Fantasy XIV patch 5.3 arrives with enough content to confuse even the most devoted.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, How-to, Final Fantasy XIV, Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers, Final Fantasy XIV guide


Microsoft’s new Xbox Series S Console Leaked Via Controller Packaging

The Xbox Series S console is much awaited for its pricing and holistic technology. The post Microsoft’s new Xbox Series S Console Leaked Via Controller Packaging appeared first on ThinkComputers.org.
Tags: Gaming, Microsoft, All News, Gaming News, Hardware News, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, XBox S


3 gaming chair deals you can’t afford to miss today

Get one of these three gaming chairs today at Amazon and Best Buy for as low as $66.
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Gaming, Trends, Computing, Gaming Chair, Best Buy 2020, Amazon 2020, Gaming Chair Deals


Cheap Gaming Laptop: Save $150 on the Asus ROG Zephyrus G14

This is an all-around-killer laptop, and right now, at Best Buy, it’s $150 off, for the versatile PC gamer.
Tags: Deals, Gaming, Trends, Computing, Laptop Deals, Best Buy 2020, Gaming Laptop Deals, Asus Rog Zephyrus G14


Amazon relaunches Twitch Prime as Prime Gaming

Amazon Prime is highlighting its offerings for gamers today with the launch of a service called Prime Gaming. This is a new version of Twitch Prime, a service that Amazon launched four years ago tied to the popular game streaming service that it acquired in 2014. In both its old and new incarnations, Twitch Prime/Prime Gaming offers free games, game content like weapons and skins, and a free Twitch channel subscription, all as part of a standard Prime membership. In today’s announcement, the ...
Tags: Amazon, Gaming, Ecommerce, Tech, Amazon Prime, Esports, League Of Legends, Rod Breslau, Prime Gaming, Teatdown City, Larry Plotnick


How to unlock characters in Risk of Rain 2

Risk of Rain 2's nine survivors won't come easily, but with our guide, you can get started on the right path.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, How-to, Gearbox, Risk of Rain 2


US gaming industry records another excellent quarter as pandemic fuels sales

The COVID-19 pandemic has utterly decimated a number of industries over the past several months, but the U.S. gaming industry continues to benefit as people continue to be stuck at home. Yet another report from NPD highlights an excellent quarter, with spending hitting a new Q2 record in the States. According to the figures, gamers spent $11.6 billion, marking a 30% increase over a year prior. It was also a 7% increase over Q1’s 10.9 billion, as spending continues while the pandemic continues to...
Tags: Gaming, Microsoft, US, Tech, Sony, Xbox, Nintendo, Earnings, NPD, Coronavirus, COVID-19


U.S. gaming industry records another excellent quarter as pandemic fuels sales

The COVID-19 pandemic has utterly decimate a number of industries over the the past several months, but the U.S. gaming industry continues to benefit as people continue to be stuck at home. Yet another report from NPD highlights an excellent quarter, with spending hitting a new Q2 record in the States. According to the figures, gamers spent $11.6 billion, marking a 30% increase over a year prior. It was also a 7% increase over Q1’s 10.9 billion, as spending continues while the pandemic continues...
Tags: Gaming, Microsoft, US, Tech, Sony, Xbox, Nintendo, NPD, Coronavirus, COVID-19


Leaked Xbox Series S controller packaging suggests a cheaper next-gen console is on the way

All eyes might be one the launch of Microsoft’s next-gen Xbox Series X console during the holiday season this year. However, the company seems poised to release a more affordable Xbox Series S in the meantime. According to photos of controller packaging posted by twitter user Zak and confirmed by The Verge, Microsoft will release a cheaper version of the Xbox Series X and it’ll be called Xbox Series S. The company hasn’t yet announced any details related to this. [Read: Stream Game Pass games to...
Tags: Startups, Gaming, Microsoft, Zak


The best indie games on Nintendo Switch (August 2020)

Whether you're looking for a new FPS or a complex strategy game, the Switch has an indie title for everyone.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Nintendo, Indie games, Buying Guides, Nintendo Switch, Switch indies, Tier 4


Ranking the best and worst armor sets you can own in Grounded

Whether you're building a base or bludgeoning bugs, Grounded has an armor set purpose-built to your playstyle.
Tags: Gaming, Video Games, Trends, Grounded, Grounded Guides


How to make a clan in Destiny 2, and where to go from there

Clans let you communicate with your friends and organize for raids, and you'll get rewards as you progress.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, How-to, Activision, Bungie, Destiny 2, Clans, Tier 4


Kate Bishop, She-Hulk, War Machine spotted in Marvel’s Avengers beta files

The three characters may be playable heroes or skins
Tags: Gaming, News, Marvel, Trends, Square Enix, Crystal Dynamics, Kate Bishop, Marvel's Avengers, Breaking Twitter


Apple goes to war with the gaming industry

Most gamers may not view Apple as a games company to the same degree that they see Sony with PlayStation or Microsoft with Xbox, but the iPhone-maker continues to uniformly drive the industry with decisions made in the Apple App Store. The company made the news a couple times late this week for App Store approvals. Once for denying a gaming app, and the other for approving one. The denial was Microsoft’s xCloud gaming app, something the Xbox folks weren’t too psyched about. Microsoft xC...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Google, Android, Ipad, TC, Gaming, Facebook, Microsoft, Tech, Ceo, Smartphones, Software, Itunes, Tim Cook