Rainway Blog

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Andrew Sampson
Co-Founder and CEO of Rainway. Forbes 30 Under 30, Thiel Fellow, Creator of Things and Stuff.
Letters to the User September 09, 2019

Announcing the Rainway for iOS Beta and More.

You’ve seen the teasers, you’ve shivered with anticipation, and now the wait is over.

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  • Play Overwatch (and anything else) in your browser with Rainway

    Gaming August 02, 2018

    I think it goes without saying we have a deep love for the web. All the way back in 2015 when Evan and I started Ulterius we set out to bring the PC into the browser. Not long into that journey we started testing the idea of playing a video games too (I’ll never forget the day we couldn’t understand why classic doom didn’t like our input.)

  • What Game Streaming Means for the Future of Gaming

    Gaming June 14, 2018

    Around 2005 a pivotal switch flipped in digital entertainment, the introduction of online streaming. Companies like Spotify and Netflix would emerge to reshape forever how we listened to music and watched our favorite shows and movies. However, all the way back in 2000 a company called G-cluster demoed something amazing at E3 — the ability to stream and play games.

  • Rainway Game Streaming + Racing = 💖

    Gaming April 16, 2018

    Project Cars 2Racing games are pure fun. They enable you to drive (and crash) some of the worlds most exotic cars with your only worries being coming in 1st and beating your best lap time.


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  • How We Discovered a Virus Infecting Tens of Thousands of Fortnite Players

    Security July 02, 2018

    Fortnite is the most popular game right now; it’s a genuine cultural phenomenon that is sweeping the world. Sadly, where there is a popular channel there will always be malicious actors. Today we want to diverge from our usual tech and vision blogs and share with you a journey of something surreal.

  • Encryption For All

    Security June 25, 2018

    We’ve talked a lot about our fast game streaming technology; however, today we wanted to talk about something even more critical. Security.

  • Responsible Disclosure Procedure

    Security April 25, 2018

    We at Rainway take user security very seriously, which is why it is very important for us to make it as easy and clear as possible for people to alert us to potential security concerns. The proper procedure should you find such a bug is as follows:

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  • Rainway 1.0.7: Lightspeed Streaming with Frameless Encoding

    Changelog March 13, 2019

    With the new update, Rainway is the smoothest way to play games in your browser. Here’s how we pulled it off.

  • Here’s What’s New In Rainway 0.6.0

    Changelog November 03, 2018

    We have our nose to the grindstone as we continue to make big leaps in our underlying technology. Our launch date is fast approaching and we want to ensure Rainway is as fast and stable as possible before that day comes.

  • Here’s What’s New In Rainway 0.5.0

    Changelog September 23, 2018

    We’re on track to reach 1.0 later this year, ushering in the brand new Rainway. Until then though, we are more than happy to share our continued improvements to the underlying Rainway technology.

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