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Here’s the evidence Amazon is building a cloud gaming service

January 10, 2019 / JEREMY HORWITZ

It sure looks like Amazon wants to stream games to your home. No, not the kind of streaming where you watch somebody play games over the internet — Amazon already owns Twitch — but the kind where you can play games without waiting for a download or buying a disc, because they’re actually running on powerful servers that live far away from your house.That’s the word from The Information, which reports that two independent sources have said Amazon is developing a cloud gaming service which could launch as soon as 2020, and The Verge was able to find some seeming corroboration simply by checking out Amazon’s job listing page — where Amazon is currently hiring at least two engineers in Seattle and California specifically to work on “Cloud Games.”A third job posting for a “Lead Cross Platform Game Engineer” explicitly says that Amazon has a new game business up its sleeves: