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Nvidia introduces Shield Tablet with Twitch broadcasting

By Steve Watts, Jul 22, 2014 7:50am PDT

First mobile device with Twitch integrated broadcasting to start at $299.


"I played black ops 2 last night streamed to m macbook air. Looked good but tricky for online ..."

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Half-Life 2 and Portal now on Nvidia Shield

By Steve Watts, May 12, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Half-Life 2 and Portal are now available natively on Nvidia Shield, the company announced today.


"Sorry, I knew that was a fuckup as I posted it. Controller isn't "best" for third person but ..."

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Nvidia Shield's April update includes remote streaming

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 25, 2014 4:30pm PDT

Nvidia Shield will receive a major update on April 2, updating its OS to Android 4.4.2 KitKat and introducing the ability to stream games from outside a user's home.


"This is cool shit. Honestly though I'd rather Nvidia just made a really nice controller that ..."

- BeowolfSchaefer see all 2 comments

Nvidia Shield update brings GameStream out of beta

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 28, 2013 4:30pm PDT

Nvidia's Shield is receiving a major software update that brings their GameStream feature out of beta, allowing Shield owners to directly stream their PC titles to their Shield at 60fps.


"If the Shield 2 (S2?) is just around the corner then ya, no one is going to buy this. But, ..."

- daggot see all 4 comments

Nvidia claims Shield sales are 'great,' planning to 'ramp production'

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 09, 2013 7:00am PDT

Shield, Nvidia's Android-based portable gaming console, has been a success. Well, according to Nvidia, at least.


"I'm going to just refer to then as "Hand Blaster 3D", now. ...better come with some cleaning ..."

- NickDelios see all 83 comments

Nvidia Shield OS goes open-source

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 07, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Nvidia's Shield already offers the ability to play Android games and stream games from your PC, but Nvidia's also adding the ability to hack right into your device.


"No, it's got an ARM processor in it and Windows requires x86. Except Windows RT, but that's not ..."

- Schnapple see all 10 comments

Nvidia Shield coming July 31

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 21, 2013 11:00am PDT

Nvidia Shield is finally coming out at the end of the month.


"And lets say you play a PC fps multiplayer where other PC users are using a keyboard and mouse, ..."

- kenclopz see all 10 comments

Nvidia Shield delayed to July

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 26, 2013 12:20pm PDT

Nvidia's Shield console was due to hit retail this week. However, a last-minute snafu with a "mechanical issue" has the portable gaming device delayed a month.


"That's where I'm at too, I think it's a neat piece of hardware, I just can't envision a use case ..."

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Nvidia's Shield coming June 27 with price drop to $299

By John Keefer, Jun 20, 2013 8:15am PDT

Nvidia's Android-powered handheld Shield will be hitting the market on June 27, but the company has decided to drop the price $50 to $299 before its release, based on user feedback.


"have you tried HTC One of S4 ? the improvement is noticeable compared to 720p"

- hanged_man see all 44 comments

Nvidia's handheld Shield launches in June at $349

By Alice O'Connor, May 14, 2013 8:15am PDT

Nvidia's Android-powered handheld codenamed Project Shield will launch this June at the price of $349, now named simply Shield. Yes, that's $100 more than a PlayStation Vita. The big selling point is that it can stream proper PC games from your computer as well as running re...


"I just don't get it. If your machine is in the same room as you anyways, why not just go play on ..."

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Arma Tactics announced for Nvidia's Project Shield

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 30, 2013 8:15am PST

When Nvidia announced its big goofy Android handheld Project Shield earlier in the month, it also quietly revealed Arma Tactics as one of its games. Developer Bohemia Interactive today formally announced that mobile game as a "turn-based close-combat strategy" affair, mentio...


"It does both. Streams games from your PC and plays Android games directly on the device."

- jra101 see all 3 comments

Nvidia announces Android handheld Project Shield

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 07, 2013 6:00am PST

Everyone's getting into the Linux game, it seems, and now Nvidia has tossed its hat into the ring. The graphics card manufacturer yesterday announced its Project Shield, an Android-powered handheld which resembles an Xbox 360 controller with a flip-up touchscreen. Curiously,...


"money. depends on the pricepoint of this new thing. i'm highly interested"

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