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For the next Xbox and PlayStation, game streaming will be front and center

By Jake Krol

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E3 2018 is in full swing, and, as expected, all’s quiet on the hardware front — but the future has been teased with one word: streaming.

Streaming not in the Twitch sense, where you watch someone play a video game for fun, but rather an à la carte style of selecting a game and being able to play it in seconds without waiting for lengthy downloads or installs.

It’s a great idea, but even with streaming, you’ll still need something to play the game on, and streamed games won’t signal the end for consoles…

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