Google will launch cloud gaming service Stadia

Stadia relies on the technology platform for online streaming of games Project Stream, launched by Google in 2018. At the base

The project contains the Linux operating system, the Vulcan graphical API, and the platform supports games on the Unreal Engine, Unity, and Havoc.

The platform will allow the user to play one andthe same game from several devices - for example, from a smartphone, and then from a computer or TV. The transition between devices will take several seconds, and the user will be able to continue the game from the same place where he finished it on the previous device.

To operate Stadia, the company uses servers in200 countries - this will increase the speed of data transmission and eliminate the slow launch of games, said Pichai. Stadia will be available to residents of Europe and North America until the end of 2019.

Earlier it was reported that Google will close its VR-studio Spotlight Stories after six years of production of content.