Amazon Launches AppStream

Amazon Web Services (AWS) just made AppStream, its promised service that streams HD content on AWS GPU instances down to popular devices, broadly available. This is big news, especially for both online gaming and gambling companies that want to deliver premium content to mobile devices. AppStream renders the application on the AWS infrastructure and streams the output to PCs, tablets and mobile phones.

For the past year or so, Amazon has been quietly and not-so-quietly hiring talent and adding capabilities to appeal to mobile and game developers.

Check out the full post, Amazon launches AppStream, posted on Gigaom.