During the presentation, Microsoft touted its growing cloud platform, which is now twice as large as its closest competitor (namely Amazon Web Services) and will continue to expand even further. It's worth noting that Xbox Live support does already exist for Android and iOS titles, but it's been limited to Microsoft Studios games.
With the launch of a new cross-platform SDK, Microsoft is allowing developers to integrate Xbox Live functionality in their games. The session described a new SDK allowing game developers to connect players between Xbox, Windows 10, iOS Android, and Nintendo Switch, as well as an expansion from "400M gaming devices" to "over 2B devices".
By opening up Xbox Live to other platforms, Microsoft is accelerating the slow pivot from the online service being tied explicitly to a console and instead positioning it as a fabric for online gaming.
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Microsoft is making this move as a part of its overall Game Stack initiative with which it is bringing all its various game development tools into a single platform.
Xbox Live is heading to mobile.
As reported by The Verge, that means mobile devs will be able to imbue their games with features like achievements, gamerscore, friend lists, clubs, hero stats, and some family settings.
"Our goal is to really unite the 2 billion gamers of the world and we're big fans of our Xbox Live community, but we don't have any specific announcements as it relates to Switch today", he added.
The app won't swarm the user with unnecessary info, though, but rather only tell them about the things it thinks are important. Since announcing the app past year , Google said it has been "testing and improving the quality" of the app's results.
As you probably know, dark mode has become one of the most requested features for almost every app on both iOS and Android. Entering your name and the email associated with your Slack account will put you on the list to join the beta .
But like the notch, punch hole displays still represent a design compromise, and aren't exactly aesthetically pleasing. It's also not the first time the company has spoken about releasing an all-screen phone.
He opened the scoring after a cutback from Aaron Ramsey in the opening five minutes to get Arsenal off to a ideal start. Arsenal are through to the next round of the Europa League after mounting a mighty comeback against Rennes .
They had attempted to lure Phillip Dorsett to East Rutherford, but he ultimately chose to re-sign with the New England Patriots . Tate has since played for the Lions and very briefly - after a midseason trade - for the Eagles .
Running the calculation on the cloud gives the mathematically curious a major upgrade in convenience, Google said. Pi is an irrational and transcendental number and it continues infinitely without repetition or pattern.
The most basic understanding that we have of this auto right now is that it is an SUV-version of the Tesla Model 3 . This comes days after the company reversed course on its decision to close most of its retail stores.
Brees is set to make $11 million and has a roster bonus of $12 million, as part of a two-year, $50 million deal he signed in 2018. Taylor is expected to sign with the Los Angeles Chargers to be Phillip Rivers' backup, according to the NFL Network.
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