Gaming And Entertainment Archive

This page lists articles added here to the Wizards of Technology on May 2014.

Latest Chrome Beta for Android Adds Chromecast Streaming

Latest Chrome Beta for Android Adds Chromecast Streaming

May 28, 2014

The latest beta update for Google’s Chrome browser offers an experimental and thus far slightly flawed glimpse at what will likely be a very cool and useful feature in the due time: the ability to stream video content from ... Full Story

Roller Coaster Synced Up With Oculus Rift for Experiment

Roller Coaster Synced Up With Oculus Rift for Experiment

May 26, 2014

It’s a brave new world for virtual reality game development, with the possibilities of tasks and experiences that could be had in the virtual world being limited only by the imagination of the minds in the real one.

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Zona is Russia’s Impressive Alternative to Popcorn Time

Zona is Russia’s Impressive Alternative to Popcorn Time

May 23, 2014

If Popcorn Time was enough to fiercely stir up the debates over the legalities of such activities as streaming pirated movies online, and draw the rancor of the Motion Picture Association of America, even being hailed as Hollywood’s Worst ... Full Story

Microsoft to Allow Xbox Live Video Streaming for Free

Microsoft to Allow Xbox Live Video Streaming for Free

May 12, 2014

Microsoft is removing the contentious Gold subscriber requirement for using streaming services like Netflix, HBO GO, and Hulu Plus, with the company’s Xbox 360 and Xbox One video game consoles. The changes went into effect in early May.

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Big Future for Gaming via Google Chromecast

Big Future for Gaming via Google Chromecast

May 2, 2014

Google’s recently introduced dongle the Chromecast is being touted for its ability to stream video content from the web directly onto a TV or other USB/HDMI screen. Chromecast already has support for Netflix, Hulu, YouTube, MLB.TV, Pandora ... Full Story