Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Special Interests > Mac and PC Games

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old May 2, 2013, 01:18 PM   #1
AlligatorBloodz
macrumors regular
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Apple developing a better multiplayer network?

I didnt see this on the front page or around the forums yet.

http://www.techradar.com/news/gaming...lities-1148147
AlligatorBloodz is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old May 2, 2013, 02:09 PM   #2
MGregory666
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: UK
 
Send a message via Skype™ to MGregory666
A patent doesn't mean much these days. Company's are always patenting designs for one thing or another.
__________________
MacGamerHQ.com: Mac games lastest news and reviews

Follow Me @MGregory666
MGregory666 is offline   1 Reply With Quote
Old May 5, 2013, 01:21 AM   #3
Solomani
macrumors 68000
 
Solomani's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Quote:
Originally Posted by MGregory666 View Post
A patent doesn't mean much these days. Company's are always patenting designs for one thing or another.
Yes, a patent may not mean much, it could simply be Apple marking their turf, in case they decide to use it one day.

However... I gotta admit, the possibility of using FaceTime-quality video-chat for GAMING.... could possibly give Skype a run for its money. Many gamers have long relied on Skype for cooperative gaming, and it's essentially been the same thing for a few years. Microsoft's recent acquisition of Skype puts a big question mark there.

If Apple can integrate a Skype-like feature in their Game Center, via FaceTime technology, then it's certainly a welcome boost for Mac/iOS gaming.
__________________
The Islamists have an infinite supply of Toyota pickup trucks. This war could take a long time.
Solomani is offline   1 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > Special Interests > Mac and PC Games

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
'iWatch in 60 Days or Bust' Analyst Claims Apple Developing a 3D Printer MacRumors MacRumors.com News Discussion 132 May 19, 2014 05:50 PM
Apple Reportedly Developing iPhones with Large Curved Screens for 2014, Enhanced Touch Sensors for Later Models MacRumors MacRumors.com News Discussion 472 Nov 24, 2013 08:31 PM
Apple Begins Decorating Moscone Center for WWDC 2013, 'Where A Whole New World's Developing' MacRumors MacRumors.com News Discussion 228 Jun 8, 2013 01:23 PM
Amazon Developing Competitor to Apple TV Set-Top Box MacRumors MacRumors.com News Discussion 121 Apr 30, 2013 05:24 PM
Google/Motorola Developing Flagship Phone to Compete with Apple and Samsung MacRumors MacRumors.com News Discussion 511 Jan 20, 2013 05:10 PM

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:00 AM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC