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Facebook Buys Cloud Gaming Company PlayGiga for Undisclosed Amount

PlayGiga will join the social media giant’s Facebook Gaming team HIGHLIGHTS Facebook aims to take on Google and Microsoft at cloud game streaming PlayGiga is a Spanish video gaming firm and was founded in 2013 Facebook reportedly paid $78 million to acquire PlayGiga In a bid to gain footprint into cloud-based game streaming market, Facebook […]

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Atari gives fans a peek at new Ataribox gaming console

  The Ataribox will include classic games and current content. Atari Atari revealed photos of its newest gaming console, the Ataribox, in an email to fans on Monday. Last month, the gaming company teased the console in a 21-second video on ataribox.com. Today’s release doesn’t tell us much more about the Ataribox, but here’s what we know: The console will […]

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New Year’s Day 2017: Why 2017 Might Just Be the Worst Year Ever for Gaming

  HIGHLIGHTS A persistent Internet connection for single-player games may be prevalent Steam’s focus appears to be on quantity over quality Patch sizes are as much as game download sizes 2016 was a great year for gaming for a variety of reasons. We saw some solid efforts from indie developers, a slew of fantastic AAA […]

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Cheap gaming: The most wallet-friendly ways to keep up with the latest games

  Trying to keep up with the latest releases can really take its toll on your wallet. Luckily, there are lots of tools and services designed to help you play the best games around without emptying your bank account. Here’s our pick of the bunch broken down by platform, with a few cross-platform options to […]