Nvidia Dominates Game Streaming Market Data shows that Gamers may Prefer Value over Quality

Parsec has been collecting diagnostic information about the hardware used with their service. They recently released this information through their blog. It turns out that Game Streamers overwhelmingly prefer Nvidia hardware for their streaming systems.  Continue readingNvidia Dominates Game Streaming Market Data shows that Gamers may Prefer Value over Quality

Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

The Name of the Best Cloud Gaming Service might Surprise you!

At Flickstiq, we are often asked Who’s the best Cloud Gaming company? This is a good question to ask because the answer matters. There aren’t any free Cloud Gaming services out there. That means that you’re investing money into the company that you choose. Continue reading “The Name of the Best Cloud Gaming Service might Surprise you!”

Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

Soapbox: Building VS Renting Is it really a better deal to Rent a Cloud Computer for Gaming?

One of the biggest draws of Cloud Gaming is it’s affordability. The sales pitch is that you could spend hundreds on building a gaming computer, or pay a small monthly fee for a Cloud Gaming system. Are you really better off renting a Cloud Computer instead of just building one? Continue readingSoapbox: Building VS Renting Is it really a better deal to Rent a Cloud Computer for Gaming?

Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

Video Tutorial: Setting up Rainway Everything you need to know about Installing and Configuring Rainway

Using Rainway is very easy, but setting it up can take some work. We want our readers to have an easy Game Streaming experience, so we’ve created a Tutorial Series to help you.  Continue readingVideo Tutorial: Setting up Rainway Everything you need to know about Installing and Configuring Rainway

Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

Rainway Improves Game Detection

Rainway is starting to feel more like a complete product every day. Almost all of their actual streaming bugs have been squashed. One of their last hurdles is optimizing their game-detection engine. Update 0.2.26 aims to perfect that system. Continue reading “Rainway Improves Game Detection”

Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

Parsec App Added to the Play Store Parsec Beta is now available on Android

Parsec’s vision is to make their product available on as many platforms as possible. Their Windows App has become a go-to destination for many Gamers. It has reached the refining stage of development and is largely complete. Today they’ve decided to take another step towards becoming truly multiplatform. Continue readingParsec App Added to the Play Store Parsec Beta is now available on Android

Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

Review: Streaming to the Surface Pro 2 Microsoft's Flagship 2-in-1 may be the Best Game Streaming Accessory

When it comes to Game Streaming, equipment matters. The device that you stream to is your gaming interface. It becomes a window into the worlds that you want to play in. Choosing the right device can be the difference between a great Gaming Streaming experience and an awful one.  Continue readingReview: Streaming to the Surface Pro 2 Microsoft’s Flagship 2-in-1 may be the Best Game Streaming Accessory

Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

BigBox 8.0 Introduces New Features One of the best User-Interfaces for Gaming gets even better

Those of you that follow Flickstiq on YouTube are familiar with BigBox. While not a streaming company, they do make one of the best user-interfaces for gaming. They’ve become our go-to for adding a controller-friendly UI to our game streaming servers. Recently BigBox reached a milestone in their development with the release of version 8.0. Continue readingBigBox 8.0 Introduces New Features One of the best User-Interfaces for Gaming gets even better

Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

Parsec Fixes Voice Echo and Adds GPU Menu No more Echos during Co-Play while using voice chat

Parsec continues to enhance their streaming platform with fixes for Voice Chat and GPU selection. This week they released update 144-1 which includes some nice quality-of-life enhancements for streaming.  Continue readingParsec Fixes Voice Echo and Adds GPU Menu No more Echos during Co-Play while using voice chat

Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.

Soapbox: Will there be another Generation of Gaming Computers & Consoles? Can Cloud Gaming replace the need to have powerful Hardware?

It appears that the writing is on the wall. The Internet keeps advancing, and the need for heavy hardware is diminishing. Each generation of gaming console sticks around for longer and longer. We can do more with older computer hardware than ever before.  Continue readingSoapbox: Will there be another Generation of Gaming Computers & Consoles? Can Cloud Gaming replace the need to have powerful Hardware?

Josh is a long-time Gamer and Technology Guru. He is known for his writing and troubleshooting skills. Josh can solve just about any problem, and is especially good at getting to the bottom of technology challenges. He has a background in Networking and holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology degree. When he’s not gaming, Josh can be found blogging, testing new tech, and interacting with Flickstiq’s social media following. He lives in Ohio with his wife and children.