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Google Play Instant launches in beta form, play games before fully downloading them

Google Play Instant launches in beta form, play games before fully downloading them

By Rik Henderson

Google has soft launched a version of its Instant Apps service but for games.Google Play Instant gives you the ability to try certain games out before having to download and install the full version.It effectively downloads part of a game and gives you... Read more

Google has opened the floodgate to Pokemon Go-like AR games

Google has opened the floodgate to Pokemon Go-like AR games

By Elyse Betters

You can thank Google for that upcoming Ghostbusters augmented reality game, as well as the Jurassic Park one and new The Walking Dead title.You see, it's been two years since Pokemon Go became an international success. But, oddly, it hasn't inspired a... Read more

What is Google Yeti? Google's console and cloud gaming service explained

What is Google Yeti? Google's console and cloud gaming service explained

By Rik Henderson

Rumours of a Google games console and cloud gaming platform abound, with full details possibly to be unveiled within the next month.Yeti is said to be the company's "Netflix for games", with games hosted on remote servers and video streamed to dedicated... Read more

Google working on own games console and cloud gaming platform, "Yeti"

Google working on own games console and cloud gaming platform, "Yeti"

By Rik Henderson

Google is reportedly working on its own cloud-gaming platform, called Yeti, and an all-new games console to go with it.The Information claims that Yeti will be a subscription-based streaming service, although we're not yet sure whether the games will... Read more