The Verge is reporting that OnLive, the popular cloud-hosted gaming service, has shut its doors. This is sad news for all of the upcoming Android gaming devices that were going to support the service, such as Ouya and Vizio’s Co-Star devices.
As of the time of this posting, the official website mentions nothing ... Read More »
Today VIZIO announced that their $99 Google TV box, the Co-Star, is now available for pre-order. Customers who pre-order can take advantage of free shipping for a limited time and the first units are expected to be available around August 14th.
The Co-Star measures only 4.2 x 4.2 x 1.6 inches and weighs ... Read More »
OnLive has been around for a couple years now delivering console level gaming on lower end hardware by offloading most of the hard work to OnLive’s servers and then just streaming it to your device. The catch of course is that you need a pretty fast connection (at least 5 Mbps) to make it run ... Read More »
Tonight OnLive announced that their cloud gaming service has finally launched in the Android Market. The service allows you to buy or rent the hottest console and PC games then stream them to any device including PC, Mac, TV and now tablets and smartphones. The OnLive Android app is free and users who ... Read More »
Roughly two months after its release, Google+ has become a serious competitor in the social space. Google’s version of what a social network should be reached 25 million unique visitors in just over a month, making it the fastest growing social networking service ever. As far as social products made by ... Read More »
Qualcomm just announced the acquisition of certain IP assets from GestureTek, a company working on gesture recognition technology. It’s not clear at this point exactly which assets Qualcomm has acquired, but the company did say the acquisition gives them access to gesture recognition technology, as well as “key engineering resources.”
GestureTek, which has ... Read More »
Not happy with just showing us the future of video gaming and web browsing, OnLive CEO Steve Perlman also wants to shake up the wireless industry. During a presentation at Columbia University, Steve revealed an “entirely new approach to wireless.” His company, Rearden, has been working on a new wireless technology ... Read More »
OnLive is definitely one of the most revolutionary gaming platforms, introducing cloud gaming at its finest. While we’re not yet able to use our Android devices for OnLive gaming, HTC Flyer users must be happy to see the OnLive viewer just came to their tablet via a recent update. As the name entails, ... Read More »
At this year’s UPLINQ conference, HTC’s Peter Chou took the stage on day two to give a few highlights on what’s to come in the mobile industry. Chou touted some impressive numbers, indicating that HTC shipped nearly 10 million devices in the first quarter of 2011 (nearly triple what they were able to move in ... Read More »
A few days ago, we told you OnLive was bringing its video gaming service to Android devices later this year. Coincidentally, there was a little something going on this week called E3 where the company unveiled all the details–and then some–about its Android app.
For those of you who don’t know, ... Read More »