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How to Reduce Lag in League of Legends

April 18, 2017
League of Legends is the most played game in the world. With 27 million players logging onto Riot servers daily, it’s no wonder that some of us experience that pesky League of Legends lag we all know too well. What is Lag? There are a number of variables that can cause lag during gaming. In […]

How to Reduce Lag in Overwatch

March 31, 2017
We’ve all had those miserable games: watching an enemy Mercy rubberband across Hollywood, dodging Zarya and Soldier ultimates, and living to get the play of the game. It’s frustrating. This type of keyboard-breaking, rage-inducing lag makes you feel helpless when you lose a match because of high ping and packet loss. It’s no wonder there […]

Haste Kicks eSports Connection Lag to The Curb

March 8, 2017
Hypepotamus https://hypepotamus.com/companies/haste/ As our experiences on the Internet become more complex (think: VR/AR, medical consultations, gaming), our connection can often struggle to keep up. And if you’re in the middle of an eSports tournament, for example, a reliable connection is essential to staying on top. Haste is a software client which aims to optimize your […]

Introducing Haste Recap!

March 1, 2017
Introducing Haste Recap, a new feature we’ve added to your gaming arsenal! Haste Recap is an analysis of your last game’s network connection. Accompanied by badges, Haste Recap will show your ping, packet loss, and jitter for the previous game. Simply click on your badges when your game ends or select the Recap tab in Haste […]

Introducing Badges!

February 6, 2017
Introducing Haste BADGES, a new feature Haste has added to your gaming arsenal! Haste Badges are a way to see how your network performed in your most recent game session. When your Overwatch or League of Legends game ends, a notification slides out from the right side of the screen with the Badges you won for having […]

Play on Haste this month and win!

February 2, 2017
If you haven’t yet tried Haste, there’s no better time. Haste is currently in free, open beta in North America for Overwatch and LoL, and we’ve got a February contest that gives you a chance to win prizes – just for playing. Designed to reduce lag, jitter and packet loss, Haste is next-gen internet optimization […]

Haste Selected as Finalist for SXSW Accelerator Competition

January 25, 2017
Haste to showcase its online video game optimization software in the Entertainment & Content category at SXSW ATLANTA, GA — Jan. 25, 2017 — Haste, network software that optimizes the internet for gamers, has been selected as a finalist in the Entertainment & Content category for the ninth annual SXSW Accelerator competition. The accelerator is […]

Introducing Haste Check!

January 11, 2017
Introducing HASTE CHECK, a new tool we’ve added to your gaming arsenal! Haste Check is like a “bandwidth speedtest” app, but specifically for game servers. It measures ping, packet loss and jitter (ping spikes). That means you can test the stability of your connection before you commit to a ranked game on Haste.      Whether […]

Haste is evolving. Join the Beta!

December 14, 2016
Our private Alpha went extremely well,  and now we’re officially ready for full-scale Haste beta testing. Just like you, we’re sick of lag, high ping, jitter and packet loss. That’s why we created Haste — to make the internet better for gaming. Now, we’re seeking fellow gamers to join the Haste beta, test the service and provide […]

Atlanta Startup Aims To Reduce Internet ‘Buffering’

October 11, 2016
WABE 90.1 FM http://news.wabe.org/post/atlanta-startup-aims-reduce-internet-buffering Atlanta-based software startup Haste is raising $2.5 million to reduce a major pain point of the internet. According to this week’s Atlanta Business Chronicle, the startup, based at the Advanced Technology Development Center at Georgia Tech, is developing technology that it claims will reduce the lag in internet connections that cause […]

Haste to Present at Venture Atlanta 2016

October 6, 2016
24-7 Press Release Service http://www.24-7pressrelease.com/press-release/haste-to-present-at-venture-atlanta-2016-429133.php ATLANTA, GA, October 06, 2016 /24-7PressRelease/ — Haste (www.haste.net) announced today it has been selected to present at Venture Atlanta 2016, the South’s premier event for connecting technology innovation and investment capital. Venture Atlanta will be held November 2-3 at the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta. The 32 […]

Startup Haste raising $2.5M to defeat Internet lag

September 29, 2016
Atlanta Business Chronicle http://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/news/2016/09/29/startup-haste-raising-2-5m-to-defeat-internet-lag.html Atlanta-based software startup Haste is raising $2.5 million to reduce a major pain-point of the Internet. The ATDC startup is developing technology that it claims will reduce the lag in Internet connections that cause stuttering on a video-call, or buffering while watching Netflix. Haste claims its technology can reduce latency, packet […]

Techstars cloud startup boasts path to faster, smoother live streaming

November 17, 2015
San Antonio Business Journal http://www.bizjournals.com/sanantonio/news/2015/11/17/techstars-cloud-startup-boasts-path-to-faster.html Lighting-fast broadband or even fiber-optic Internet may not always yield a smooth live stream as Internet service providers still use third-party firms to transmit data online. And one startup going though San Antonio’s premiere business accelerator program is hoping to cash in on the speed gap. Thalonet is one of […]

Announcing the 11 Companies for Cloud 2016

November 2, 2015
Techstars http://www.techstars.com/content/blog/announcing-the-11-companies-for-cloud-2016/ We are very pleased to announce the new class of companies participating in the Techstars Cloud program here in San Antonio. We have a group of amazing founders from all over the world, including entrepreneurs from the United States, Ireland, Spain and Taiwan. The class is very well rounded and includes eleven companies […]