Sunday, November 23, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Regin Trojan Enables Stealthy Surveillance: Symantec
ASTC Says 100 TB HDDs Coming in 2025
Alienware Alpha PC Gaming Console Now Shipping
Samsung Files ITC Complaint Against Nvidia
Europe To Ask Google Unlink Its Commercial And Search Services
Streaming TV Service Aereo Files for Bankruptcy
Square Launches Cash Register Service
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the Biggest Entertainment Launch of 2014
Active Discussions
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
Made video, won't play back easily
New Features In Firefox 33
updated tests for dvd and cd burners
How to generate lots of different CDs quickly
 Home > News > Games > Onlive ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, March 05, 2014
Onlive Reborn With CloudLift And OnLive Go Services


Cloud gaming company OnLive is trying to restart its business with two new initiatives in CloudLift and OnLive Go.

The cloud gaming company started its business some years ago with an plan full of optimism - a couud-based platform tha would allow playing of high-quality PC games streamed from the cloud to virtually any device. However, the plan did not work as expected and after massive layoffs in 2012, it is ready for a restart under its new CEO Gary Lauder.

Today, the company announced in CloudLift and OnLive Go.

The CloudLift service enables gamers to both download/play their games locally when they are on a platform capable of it (i.e. gaming computer), while still enjoying the benefits of OnLive's portability when they are not.

The service enables one to move between PC, Mac, Android and TV?s (platform portability), but also move to one's home, office, or friends? house. This additional functionality will apply to existing and new games.

OnLive's hoping you're interested enough to drop $15 every month for the functionality, which goes live today.

In addition to offering its traditional fare of games, Onlive has added MMO?s (Massively Multiplayer Online games), under a new brand: "OnLive Go." The company announced the first two games: Second Life from Linden Lab, and War Thunder from Gaijin Entertainment. Second Life is available now under the name "SL Go" and works on all of our platforms except iOS.

These applications are designed to do best on high-end computers with fast GPU's. However, OnLive Go, including SL Go, lets you rent the way an Internet cafe would, only it gives the freedom to use it anywhere that you have high bandwidth.

For those still using OnLive's PlayPass system, the functionality is being replaced by CloudLift. The PlayPack model remains in place.




Previous
Next
Facebook To Take New Enforcement Measures for Commercial Activity        All News        Workstation and Professional GPU Markets March Upward in Q4'13
Titanfall Now Available on Xbox One     Games News      Xbox One March System Update Rolling Out Today

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
OnLive App Comes Into LG Google TVs
Rumors Swirl Over OnLive's Future
OnLive Gaming to be Integrated Into Google TV Devices
OnLive Brings Gaming to Tablets And Phones
OnLive On-Demand Cloud Gaming Launches in UK Today
OnLive Gets Universal Wireless Controller, Integrates Facebook And Offers New Games
OnLive To Challenge Netflix With Streaming Movie Offering
OnLive Cloud Gaming Service Starts
OnLive to Launch Cloud Gaming Service in June
OnLive Game Console Revolutionizes Video Games

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .