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OnLive Debuts a Different Kind of Cloud Gaming

When OnLive launched in 2010 the company was one of the first to deliver on the promise of cloud gaming. Instead of PC gamers with rigs costing hundreds or thousands of dollars, gamers could instead stream the best versions of …

OnLive Debt Revealed to be $30-40 Million OnLive Debt Revealed to be $30-40 Million

The OnLive reorganization and layoffs last week were bizarre. The company issued no official statements at the time of the incident, leaving it to Twitter to break the story and allowing confusion and seemingly conflicting reports to spread. What actually …

OnLive Re-formed as Half Its Staff is Re-hired

Just before the weekend began last Friday, rumors about OnLive began to leak out over Twitter. The convoluted story gleaned from OnLive employees was that the company was entering bankruptcy and that its entire staff had been laid off. The …

OnLive Reported to Have Laid Off its Entire Staff [Rumor]

[UPDATE] Gamasutra is confirming that all OnLive employees have been laid off. [ORIGINAL] Today OnLive, the company that offers cloud-based, streaming gaming, was reported to have fired its entire staff. The company has denied that the OnLive service is shutting …

Sony Officially Acquires Cloud Gaming Service Gaikai
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One of the larger rumors to pop up before this years E3, was that Sony was going to purchase the online game streaming service Gaikai. The service, which is like Onlive but bigger, would give Sony a cloud gaming service …

OnLive Adjusts Service To Meet Microsoft Licensing Rules OnLive Adjusts Service To Meet Microsoft Licensing Rules
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OnLive has changed its popular OnLive Desktop service to bring it into compliance with Microsoft’s licensing rules. OnLive Desktop is now powered by Microsoft’s Windows Server 2008 instead of Windows 7. OnLive Desktop allows users to connect their iPad or …

tuCloud CEO Plans To Violate Microsoft Licensing, Provoke Lawsuit tuCloud CEO Plans To Violate Microsoft Licensing, Provoke Lawsuit

Last week we brought you news that OnLive, a company that specializes in streaming PC games over broadband internet connection, was facing licensing troubles from Microsoft. In January OnLive launched a new service that allowed users to access a fully-featured …

OnLive Launches Touch-Controlled L.A. Noire

A touch controlled version of L. A. Noire is now available through OnLive and your favorite touch screen device. For those unfamiliar with OnLive, the company provides video game content from the cloud to your PC or mobile device. All …

OnLive’s Windows 7 For iPad Service May Be In Trouble OnLive’s Windows 7 For iPad Service May Be In Trouble

OnLive, the game streaming company, announced the launch of their new technology in January that lets iPad 2 users stream a fully featured Windows 7 desktop on their tablet. It’s an awesome technology that lets iPad 2 users have the …

OnLive Streams Windows 7 To iPads OnLive Streams Windows 7 To iPads
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The unholy union of Windows and Mac shall be consummated with the appearance of Windows 7 on an iPad. Onlive, the company that made cloud computing cool with their game streaming service, are bringing virtual desktop streaming to the iPad. …

CES 2012: OnLive Coming To Google TVs

OnLive, the company that allows the streaming of full PC titles through a broadband connection, have announced their support for Google TVs. The company announced today during CES that their support for Google TV targets future and current televisions with …

OnLive – A Cloud Gaming Service Launches
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The evolution of gaming has taken interesting turns in its relatively short history. We’ve gone from arcade machines, to home consoles, with the latest breakthrough being downloadable gaming content. OnLive, is a gaming service which looks to be pushing the boundaries yet again; with cloud gaming.

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