Job listings point to an Xbox cloud streaming future for Microsoft, including to mobile devices

In March, Microsoft announced that Xbox veteran Kareem Choudary would be heading up the new Gaming Cloud division at Xbox, built specifically to create new gaming experiences that leverage Azure, and on-ramp existing partners into Microsoft’s cloud. Ubisoft and PUBG Corp are two big names that already partner with Microsoft for cloud servers, and the […]

HP Omen 15 (2018) review: Smooth operator

Gaming laptops have, historically, had a reputation for being bulky, noisy and on the garish side. The introduction of the Max-Q “standard” in 2017, however, has seen manufacturers gradually producing lighter and thinner gaming portables. The preconception is slowly changing. HP’s 2018 Omen 15 machine sits somewhere in the middle ground of modern gaming laptops. […]