Cutting-edge gaming doesn't require a console or a bag of cash. With Limelight, you can turn your Raspberry Pi or your phone or tablet into aon the cheap.
Limelight, as spotted by The Gadget Show, allows you to stream a game from your PC to other devices, so you can play a PC game in a different room on on a different screen.
Limelight Pi is the software for Raspberry Pi. Currently you can only play with a keyboard and mouse, but as the project develops gamepad controllers could be added too.
Other clever uses of the cheap and cheerful Raspberry Pi no-frills computer include a.
Limelight also allows you to play PC games on any Android phone or tablet -- to prove it, here's a video of a game streaming to the .
Gaming streaming is so hot right now: Valve's Steam platform will allow you to buy games online and stream them over the Internet to a Steam Machine console. Consoles will be built by manufacturers including Alienware and Origin PC.
Meanwhile Sony has revealed, which will stream classic PS3 games to the PS4 -- or to Sony Bravia TVs, with no need for a console.
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