A patent filed by Apple means that the corporate could also be engaged on a brand new cloud gaming service.
The patent, which was noticed by Patently Apple, was seemingly filed in February however was solely lately printed in Europe. It’s titled “Enabling Interactive Service for Cloud Rendering Gaming in 5G Techniques” and it largely focuses on the expertise of how cloud gaming would work over a cell connection.
“The controls and button-presses from the person’s computing gadget are transmitted to the server, the place they're recorded, and the server then sends again the sport’s response to the enter controls,” reads a part of the patent. “Present 5Gs system lacks the potential to provision interactive providers for cloud rendering gaming in environment friendly and optimum manners.”
That final line units the tone for the remainder of the patent. It focuses on lots of the issues which at present make cloud gaming on cell units an extremely tough (if not a typically technically not possible) prospect. For every of those issues, it provides a doable answer.