March 5, 2014

Gabe Newell talks Steam, VR, eSports and more

Gabe Newell didn’t let PC gamers down today and finally turned up for the Reddit AMA earlier this evening. There was a variety of topics covered and thankfully not a complete deluge of Half Life…

January 7, 2014

Play the StarCraft 2 Arcade for free – Freedom Weekend begins

All third-party Steam Machine prices, specs and designs revealed

The third-party Steam Machine prices, designs and specs from the partners announced earlier today are revealed following the Valve CES conference this evening. Prices and specs really do vary depending on the manufacturer, you could pay as little as…

December 15, 2013

SteamOS installation guides with VirtualBox

SteamOS installation guides with VirtualBox

It’s so tempting isn’t it? There’s a new OS in the wild and you just want to take a peek and see what all the fuss is about but at the same time are worried…

December 14, 2013

SteamOS is now available for download

With the Steamboxes shipping out to testers today, Valve has now released SteamOS to the masses. Be warned though, don’t mess with this unless you know what you’re doing. SteamOS, as many of you will…

November 4, 2013

There will be no SteamOS exclusive games, says Valve

Valve has confirmed to IGN that there will not be any SteamOS exclusive games or apps, which should go some way to allaying the wilder suggestions that Half Life 3 might end up being SteamOS-only…

September 23, 2013

SteamOS is Valve’s first big announcement this week

The first of Valve’s three announcements has been unveiled as SteamOS, a “a free stand-alone operating system for living room machines” based on the Linux architecture. It’s said to be an operating system built around…