Entries in 'streaming' (98)

Overclockers targets streamers with new StreamR PC hardware range

Overclockers targets streamers with new StreamR PC hardware range

UK PC retailer Overclockers has announced three new PCs that it intends to sell on the strength of their streaming credentials.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 27th 2015 at 2:17PM in News
176 titles available in PlayStation Now open UK beta

176 titles available in PlayStation Now open UK beta

The complete list of games available to UK PS4 and PS3 owners as part of the new PlayStation Now open beta is now available.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 16th 2015 at 2:01PM in News
PlayStation Now enters open beta in UK

PlayStation Now enters open beta in UK

Sony’s streaming games service PlayStation now is now available to all in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 15th 2015 at 12:32PM in News
Twitch mobile games streaming arrives on some Sony devices

Twitch mobile games streaming arrives on some Sony devices

Owners of the Xperia Z3 or Xperia Z4 are now able to stream their mobile games directly to Twitch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 9th 2015 at 4:18PM in News

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Gaming video content now makes $3.8bn, Twitch more prosperous than YouTube

Gaming video content now makes $3.8bn, Twitch more prosperous than YouTube

As the audience for gaming video content nears half a billion people, a new report has highlighted live streaming’s quick rise to the top.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 9th 2015 at 4:00PM in News
Sony: PlayStation Now will 'refresh' older franchises, extend industry lifecycle

Sony: PlayStation Now will 'refresh' older franchises, extend industry lifecycle

Sony is hoping that its ever-developing game streaming service PlayStation Now will slow down the rapid turnover of titles in the industry.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 8th 2015 at 4:49PM in News
60fps YouTube videos now available on iOS and Android

60fps YouTube videos now available on iOS and Android

YouTube has rolled out its 60 frames per second video support to its iOS and Android apps.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 1st 2015 at 1:40PM in News
Microsoft partners with Oculus to stream Xbox One games in VR

Microsoft partners with Oculus to stream Xbox One games in VR

Oculus and Microsoft have announced a partnership that will pair the consumer model of the Oculus Rift with an Xbox One controller and allow owners of the console to stream ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 12th 2015 at 6:14AM in News

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PlayStation Now UK rental prices revealed

PlayStation Now UK rental prices revealed

The ongoing PlayStation Now streaming games beta in the UK has entered paid beta modes, revealing some possible early pricing for the service.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 11th 2015 at 11:42AM in News
GameFly launches Netflix-like streaming service

GameFly launches Netflix-like streaming service

Gamefly has announced the launch of its new streaming service, which is backed by its recent acquisition of Israel-based cloud gaming platform Playcast.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 3rd 2015 at 4:09AM in News
Twitch bans AO-rated streaming as Hatred arrives on Steam

Twitch bans AO-rated streaming as Hatred arrives on Steam

Streaming platform Twitch has said that users will not be permitted to stream Adults Only (AO) rated games on its service.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 1st 2015 at 2:30PM in News
Twitch Reflexes: How DingIt's tech keeps eSports streaming competitive

Twitch Reflexes: How DingIt's tech keeps eSports streaming competitive

This feature is the first in a series of articles exploring how leading streaming competitors are approaching the expanding market.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on May 27th 2015 at 3:04PM in News

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24/7 eSports channel incoming from streaming firm DingIt

24/7 eSports channel incoming from streaming firm DingIt

New live-streaming service DingIt says it will launch a 24/7 eSports streaming channel. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 22nd 2015 at 10:30AM in News
Twitch bans Witcher 3 streaming after copies leak in UAE

Twitch bans Witcher 3 streaming after copies leak in UAE

Video streaming platform Twitch has warned users who may have obtained an early copy of The Witcher 3 not to stream the game online.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2015 at 1:41PM in News
PlayStation Now hitting PS3 in the US this month

PlayStation Now hitting PS3 in the US this month

Sony’s streaming games PlayStation Now service will be launched on PS3 in the US in the coming days.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 5th 2015 at 1:14PM in News
Streaming service DingIt raises $1.5m in funding

Streaming service DingIt raises $1.5m in funding

Live-streaming platform DingIt.tv has secured $1.5m in seed funding.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Apr 29th 2015 at 9:48AM in News

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HBO accuses Periscope of 'mass copyright infringement'

HBO accuses Periscope of 'mass copyright infringement'

Twitter-owned live video streaming app Periscope has been targeted by HBO following the weekend’s premiere of Game of Thrones series five.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2015 at 2:14PM in News
OnLive's inability to tap into consoles was its downfall, Gaikai's Perry says

OnLive's inability to tap into consoles was its downfall, Gaikai's Perry says

Its failure to access the console ecosystem was the main cause behind the eventual demise of streaming games platform OnLive, one of its key competitors has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 10th 2015 at 10:36AM in News
Ad-free, subscription-based YouTube service incoming

Ad-free, subscription-based YouTube service incoming

A leaked letter sent to content creators has confirmed YouTube’s long-suspected plan to launch an ad-free subscription service for viewers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 9th 2015 at 9:53AM in News
ESL One Katowice breaks Twitch record with million-viewer weekend

ESL One Katowice breaks Twitch record with million-viewer weekend

The Intel Extreme Masters and ESL One weekend in Katowice last month broke the Twitch concurrent viewership record as more than 1m people tuned in to watch.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Apr 8th 2015 at 5:11PM in News
Opinion: Where did it all go wrong? OnLive users to lose all access to content

Opinion: Where did it all go wrong? OnLive users to lose all access to content

The closure of OnLive will leave many gamers without access to content they believed they own, as well as a totally useless piece of hardware.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 8th 2015 at 2:34PM in News
PS4 and PS3 Spotify app going live today; PlayStation exclusivity confirmed

PS4 and PS3 Spotify app going live today; PlayStation exclusivity confirmed

PlayStation Music, a co-venture between Sony and Spotify, will arrive on PS4 and PS3 today.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 30th 2015 at 11:21AM in News
Twitch makes users reset passwords after two potential hacks

Twitch makes users reset passwords after two potential hacks

Streaming video giant Twitch is forcing users to change their passwords after what was described as “unauthorised access to some Twitch user account information”.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2015 at 12:16PM in News
PlayStation Now Private Beta coming to the UK very soon

PlayStation Now Private Beta coming to the UK very soon

Sony will roll out a private beta for its PlayStation Now PS4 games streaming service in the UK this spring.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 17th 2015 at 4:05PM in News
Windows 10 can edit Xbox One video footage

Windows 10 can edit Xbox One video footage

The integration between Windows 10 and Xbox brings many benefits, and those who stream or watch video will not be left out.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 5th 2015 at 3:36PM in News