While a lot of work has already gone into the project, the technology is still in its infancy, and Microsoft is predicting a "multi-year journey" before it's ready for consumers.
Microsoft says it's now testing out Project xCloud and plans to open up tests to the public next year.
Microsoft said it's privately testing Project xCloud on smartphones and tablets now. So much so, that Microsoft just announced that it's throwing its hat into the arena with Project xCloud - joining Google and Nvidia in this untapped avenue of gaming.
Using advanced network techniques combined with video encoding and decoding, Microsoft is keen to let gamers stream games without having to download 100GB+ files to their devices.
We've enabled compatibility with existing and future Xbox games by building out custom hardware for our datacenters that leverages our years of console and platform experience.
Melania Trump puts on happier face during Africa tour
Melania Trump wore slacks and a tie as she stepped off the plane in Cairo, where she proceeded to the presidential palace. While speaking to press in Egypt, Melania Trump said she wishes people would "focus on what I do, not what I wear".
We are developing a new, game-specific touch input overlay that provides maximum response in a minimal footprint for players who choose to play without a controller.
This customised blade is capable of "hosting the component parts" of multiple Xbox One consoles. While game streaming still has some major hurdles to overcome like widespread lackluster internet speeds, Project xCloud definitely seems to be taking steps in the right direction. Although it's likely more complicated than just mashing a bunch of Xboxes together, Microsoft is deploying these blade servers to data centers around the world which already house Microsoft's Azure system.
Project xCloud uses Microsoft's Azure infrastructure as the backbone to compute graphics and stream the games to user devices.
The service requires a subscription and users may pick any of the available games that Sony added to the service for streaming. Kareem Choudhry, Corporate Vice President, Gaming Cloud at Microsoft shared today the first details about the company's "state-of-the-art global game-streaming technology", which will go in public preview next year.
Microsoft's and Google's push into game streaming come as carries worldwide start bringing the first 5G networks online.
'Currently, the test experience is running at 10 megabits per second. The company promises a console-like experience on all devices.
The Test series will be followed by a three-match T20I series (Abu Dhabi, October 24, and Dubai , October 26 and October 28). Australia negotiated the 13 overs and were 30/0 at stumps with Usman Khawaja not out on 17 and Aaron Finch batting on 13.
Google plans to shut down its social network and announce new privacy measures in response to the incident, the paper said . USA lawmakers are concerned that the big tech companies have come under scrutiny for a variety of reasons in recent years.
Just as Amazon's newest Echo Show comes out, Facebook enters the smart display space with two devices of its own. The Portal is primarily a device for making video calls with your friends on Facebook and Messenger.
Just one month after the chaos of Hurricane Florence , Michael will soon batter the region with devastating winds . We'll find out later this week how severe this storm shall be, but for now, it's time to batten down those hatches.
But Trump called off the trip a day later, saying North Korea hadn't made sufficient progress toward denuclearization. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo before a meeting at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing , China October 8, 2018.
Jourova and MEPs have visited Malta and Slovakia to keep an eye on police enquiries, but no one has been brought to justice yet. In Ruse, many told AFP they had known Marinova personally as she had been active with charities in the town on the Danube.
In addition to her mother, father and twin sister, Jenna Bush Hager , her grandfather, former President George H.W. Barbara Pierce Bush was married Sunday in a private ceremony in coastal ME , her family announced in a statement.
Riff Goes O'er The Cliff! An investigation into how the breach occurred is still ongoing, Facebook said in a release . If you think you're a victim of cloning, you should check and see if there is a duplicate of your account.
In a second tweet, she cautioned that she was "not making any announcements" but was "deeply disappointed" in Collins' vote. Manchin is the only vulnerable Senate Democrat seeking re-election this year who supported Trump's Supreme Court nominee.
Explosion and fire at Canada's largest oil refinery
He added when he walked outside he saw thick black smoke billowing so he hopped in his auto to take a closer look. Flame and smoke erupts from the Irving Oil refinery in Saint John, N.B., on Monday, September 8, 2018.
Intel Announces First 9th-Generation Core Processors
The new 9th Gen Intel Core desktop processors will be made available in the market starting from 19 October onwards globally. The Core i5 versions are six-core designs while the i7 and i9 jump to eight cores.
Brett Kavanaugh confirmed to US Supreme Court
It has been speculated that the court will vote in favour of Brett Kavanaugh which will take place Saturday at 3.30pm local time. The addition of Kavanaugh stands to reshape drastically the jurisprudence of many, if not all, of those issues.
Social media lights up with SpaceX satellite launch
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched into orbit but not before lighting up the night sky and creating a spectacular show. If the mission goes according to plan, Sunday night will mark SpaceX's first landing of this sort on the West Coast.
Hope Hicks tapped to head communications for New Fox
Hicks assumes the position as the new Fox takes shape in the aftermath of the selling of most of 21st Century Fox to Disney. Hicks, one of Trump's longest-serving and most trusted aides, resigned from her White House job earlier this year.
Bale, De Bruyne among first Ballon d'Or nominees
The victor of the prestigious Ballon d'Or organised by France Football magazine will be announced on December 3. The victor will be announced in Paris on 3 December with a women's victor awarded for the first time.