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Google bets big on game streams

Google’s plan to create a Netflix of video games could wildly change the market if it succeeds, but has it bitten off more than it can chew?

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent

24th March, 2019

Google is quite literally trying to change the game. The recently announced Google Stadia is its first offering in a long time that merits real attention.

Google is going all-in on the streaming of games, seeing it as the future of all gaming. Stadia is planned as a Netflix of video games and could wildly change the market if it succeeds.

Right now streaming is part of gaming rather than being gaming itself. Services like...

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