Tag: Internet

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Google Stadia: Giving 5G Data A Purpose

Since the announcement of the new 5G network for super fast mobile data, a lot of people have been left scratching their heads and wondering what was wrong with 4G in the first place? Sure, it’s not quite as fast as a home internet connection, but you can download a full movie in a comparatively short time as it is. Why is money being invested in this new tech when 4G isn’t even available to the entirety of the country yet? Would funds not be better spent in other areas? Google Stadia 5G Cloud Gaming & Stadia 5G Streaming Luckily

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Stadia GDC 2019

Is Stadia Here For The Long Run?

In the last few weeks Google has announced a spring clean of some of its much loved features, and it is well known among the community that they randomly kill off their products from time to time. It is natural that some people have therefore got concerns that Stadia could just be another project that will end up in the trash. In an interview with Kotaku, though, Phil Harrison has assured that it is more than just a trivial project. According to Harrison, “all you have to do is look at the level of investment that we have made and

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Stadia Cloud-Based Streaming Gaming Platform

What Internet Speed Will Stadia Run On?

According to Eurogamer and GamesRadar, Google released a number of Stadia demos at GDC. These simulated the effect different connection speeds had on the gameplay and use of the product, and users remarked that results for all three of the demo categories (“excellent”, “degraded” and severe”) were all very acceptable for good quality gameplay. This is great news for people on average speed connections! However, that doesn’t tell us exactly how fast an internet connection we need—but we can actually infer an answer to this question ourselves! In another simulation, which was designed to demonstrate gameplay on an “unstable” connection

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