Yesterday saw the launch of the online option of Grand Theft Auto 5. The video game is famous for its massive open world where you can literally do whatever you want; whether it’s going to the gym, robbing a bank or stealing and driving a tank from the army. A new ‘mode’, the online aspect is another bow to the already successful series. However, hundreds and thousands of fans were left disappointed yesterday with many facing error messages, screen freeze and slow loading times when they tried to play it online.
Yesterday in the Trust IV office, we were having a discussion about the Carfest website and whether it would stand up to the volume of traffic which we anticipated. The event is in aid of the BBC Children in Need charity and has been heavily promoted on the radio recently. A quick check of the site yesterday showed that it loaded extremely quickly despite the heavy use of graphics, all appeared well…..