- News tagged "valve"
Thursday, 10 Jan 2013
Rumors of Valve's 'Steam Box' came one step closer to reality at CES 2013 with Valve CEO Gabe Newell and third party partner Xi3 joint unveiling the Xi3 Piston modular PC, a small form factor PC with an upgradeable modular design.
Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013
Enveloped in the grapefuit-size Xi3 Modular computer chassis, Xi3's new development stage product is designed specifically to support both Steam and its Big Picture mode for residential and LAN party computer gaming on larger, high-definition screens.
Tuesday, 4 Sep 2012
Frustrated by the lack of innovation in the PC hardware, Valve is taking matters into its own hands and is jumping into the computer hardware space.
Thursday, 26 Jul 2012
Gabe Newell, former Microsoft employee, and now co-founder and managing director of video game developer Valve, has condemned Microsoft's upcoming Windows 8 OS as "a catastrophe for everyone in the PC space."
Tuesday, 17 Jul 2012
A slight slip up from Valve revealed extra categories and genres for the smartphone version of Steam that had nothing to do with their usual gaming fare. Could it be that we have another online store on our hands?
Friday, 27 Apr 2012
Work has started on bringing the popular game distribution channel Steam onto the open source Linux OS.
Monday, 23 Apr 2012
A leaked copy of the handbook that Valve distributes to its employees on how to work with a flat management structure has surfaced on the web.
Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011
With Christmas and the New Year just around the corner, games distribution giant Steam is joining the festivities with a holiday sale and giveaway.
Thursday, 16 Jun 2011
Valve has announced that free-to-play games can be downloaded via Steam. There are five titles available and users just need a Steam account.
Tuesday, 9 Mar 2010
Macs will soon have access to Valve's entire library of games, including Left 4 Dead 2, Team Fortress and Counterstrike, as the Steam distribution platform makes its way onto Macs.