"Under Game Stack, Xbox Live will expand its cross-platform capabilities, as we introduce a new SDK that brings this community to iOS and Android devices".
As Microsoft prepares for the next generation, the Xbox brand is expanding.
For more than a decade, when you think about Xbox Live, you are likely thinking of a black box that sits in your living room that connects to an online service.
A few weeks ago, Microsoft's GDC 2019 event listing described a new Xbox Live SDK heading to Android and iOS, as well as Nintendo Switch. Developers will be able to pick and choose which Xbox Live features they want to integrate, with the entire process being enabled through a single sign-in to a Microsoft Account.
Using Xbox Live will provide several benefits for game developers. "Our vision [is people] should have the freedom to play the games that they want on the devices that they want with the people that they want".
"Historically, our lineup of game developer tools has been varied and lived in pockets all across Microsoft", Kareem Choudhry, Microsoft corporate vice president of gaming cloud said in a briefing ahead of the big Game Developers Conference this week.
Microsoft is doubling down on gaming inside its cloud division, bringing together several developer tools and services under one umbrella and introducing new capabilities from a key acquisition made past year.
Also cross-linked between the gaming platforms with supported Xbox Live games would be achievements, Gamerscore, hero stats, friend lists, clubs, and family settings.
Starting today, Microsoft is bringing Xbox Live to additional platforms. Today we got the official announcement. but Nintendo Switch support is mysteriously missing.
Meanwhile, Boeing recommended a temporary suspension of the "entire global fleet" of the 737 MAX aircraft on Wednesday. The Max 8 that crashed on Sunday was one of 30 ordered as part of Ethiopian Airlines' expansion.
Food and beverage distributor Gregory Abbott leaves a NY court Tuesday after appearing on bribery charges connected to the case. In a statement, the company said , "HP worked with Lori Loughlin and Olivia Jade in 2017 for a one-time product campaign".
On Tuesday morning, the Mets announced they've optioned right-handed relievers Paul Sewald and Jacob Rhame to minor league camp. That's just my goal and we're going to give it as good a shot as we can".
Fantastic 3-0 win in first leg of our Round of 16 tie against Borussia Dortmund set up 4-0 aggregate victory. It is the first time since the 2008/09 season that all four English teams qualified for the final eight.
Volkswagen has set a goal to cut the Carbon dioxide footprint of its vehicle fleet by 30 percent by 2025. Back in 2016, VW had launched the last major savings program that will run until the end of next year.
Toyota now manufactures the Camry, Avalon, Lexus ES 350, Camry hybrid and Avalon hybrid at the Georgetown facility. The jobs are not coming to the WSAZ region, but the company is investing $238 million in the Georgetown plant.
The trailer incorporates scenes from previous Thor , Iron Man and most importantly Captain America movies as flashback sequences. Ant-Man ( Paul Rudd ), and the remaining band of heroes devising a plan to take down Thanos after he wiped out half the galaxy.
Because of this, she and her husband have been charged with conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud . Of "Aunt Becky's" alleged involvement in the scandal, Colbert quipped: "I know it's shocking, but this is nothing new".
The incident began when the attacker, carrying a bow and arrow, confronted the man outside his house, police said. He was charged with intent to commit an indictable offence, assault causing bodily harm and malicious damage.
Chelsea boss Sarri: Dynamo Kiev pitch a disaster
It's a mad one because a young English player at Chelsea at that age then you really want him to sign that long-term contract. Chelsea have invested heavily in the academy and I'm sure they are going to want to see the fruits of that.