Google Stadia Hides Secret Konami Code Easter Egg on Website
Mar 20, 2019, 00:58
However, Google fed us just enough details about the hardware to whet our appetite, and perhaps provide a hint of how the service will perform in comparison to today's PCs and dedicated game consoles. Google will clarify launch games, pricing and more this summer.
Speaking of multiplayer, Stadia wants to revitalize couch co-op splitscreen with a feature called Stream Connect. A Google official at the site confirmed that the logo is related to the upcoming gaming event.
For those playing on Chromecast Ultra or on mobile devices, Google unveiled the new StadiaController that will join the Google hardware family. Jade Raymond, who also worked for Electronic Arts until previous year, took a VP position within Google last week, and, given her connections, may be responsible for the industry connections supervision.
Anotherhuge axis the success or failure of Stadia will turn on is price.
While streaming game services might nibble at consoles sales, they are more likely to broaden the audience of players to anyone with an internet connection, according to analysts. Will the controller be priced comparably to controllers for current consoles, or will it see a big price mark-up because of all the tech packed into it and the fact that it's effectively a console replacement? Google also says Stadia will support HDR visuals. So how is it making money? Because Stadia is rendering in the cloud, multiple instances can work together to render for the players and stream a combined video down to your screen.
BTIG managing director Brandon Ross explained that Google's platform could set up a distribution battle between Microsoft, which owns the Xbox, Sony, which owns the PlayStation, Google and perhaps Amazon, which reportedly is working on its own video game service, as they race to lock down distribution of the most in-demand games. But this means that no matter what Chromebook you have, whether its an low-cost one with a 720p display or a more expensive model like the 3000 x 2000 resolution Pixels Slate, you'll get the best possible gaming experience with Stadia. Other than briefly mentioning security in a very nebulous way on the keynote stage, the presentation was largely devoid of any information that would reassure anyone paranoid about data privacy.
The Stadiacontroller, which is optional, connects to Google's streaming data centres directly over WiFi, for limiting latency. Stadia will help developers surface titles in Google search, the Play Store, and other locations.
However, the polls do not now look favourable for Labour and there is little support on the Conservative benches for calling one. This week, Labour has made it as clear as mud on what the position would be if Britain held a second referendum.
After only 130 minor league games, Harper burst on the major league stage in 2012 and won the Rookie of the Year Award. The Phillies are expected to announce Harper's signing at a press conference on Saturday, according to USA Today .
The last time New Zealand carried out serious gun reforms was after a mass shooting at Aramoana near Dunedin in 1990. New Zealand, a country of only 5 million people, has an estimated 1.5 million firearms.
Without having to face Williamson, North Carolina would be a long way toward its first regular-season sweep of Duke since 2009. After the teams shoot-around at Duke Saturday morning, the decision was announced that he will miss the regular-season finale.
A Winter Storm Warning means that travel is expected to be unsafe and potentially impossible for some periods during the storm. From West Virginia to ME , school districts canceled classes or scheduled delayed openings due to the storm.
State officials say MA employers added an estimated 11,400 jobs in January while the unemployment rate held steady at 3.1 percent. Retail sales, homebuilding, business spending and exports all declined in December , setting the economy on a slower growth path.
Scientists are looking at finding a way to inject a patient with modified immune cells that can resist the HIV virus. But a reservoir of cells carrying HIV can still remain in the body, in a resting state, for many years.
What will Giants do for future at QB? This might go on a while, even though it's clear Manning doesn't have much left. Yeah, at this point I want Eli back. "Well, I think Eli can help us win games", Giants head coach Pat Shurmur said.
More than 20 are dead with the number expected to climb as hospitals report more than 50 wounded, many in critical condition. It announced 47 strikes past year in which scores of militants were killed, and two in January.
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for much of southeast Wyoming, Including the city of Laramie. Vallee expected a second snowstorm to begin Sunday morning and continue overnight into Monday morning.
Victor of record $1.5B lottery drawing comes forward
Others speculated the winning ticket had been purchased by an office pool and was now the subject of litigation. He'll spend the money on renovations he's already made to that store and to other convenience stores he owns.
Chelsea boss Sarri wary of Fulham after Ranieri sacking
To think he spent the time to write a long detailed message giving me advice on how he sees things was truly inspirational. Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri could restore Kepa Arrizabalaga to his starting line-up at Fulham on Sunday.