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Google unveils Stadia, a video game streaming platform

Google unveiled a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business.

The platform will store a game-playing session in the cloud and lets players jump across devices operating on Google's Chrome browser and Chrome OS, such as Pixel phones and Chromebooks.

Google made the announcement at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. Some industry watchers were expecting a streaming console, but Google's platform centers squarely on the company's cloud infrastructure.

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Printable version | Feb 21, 2020 2:31:08 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/technology/gadgets/google-unveils-stadia-a-video-game-streaming-platform/article26592293.ece

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