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Steam Broadcasting Is Now Open To All

01/20/2015, Last month Valve unveiled its move into video game streaming. It went after Twitch with a service of its own called Steam Broadcasting. Friends can use it to watch their friends play games, the public option allows anyone to tap into the stream, which...

Steam Controller Design Reportedly Locked In

01/08/2015, Valve first unveiled the Steam Controller back in 2013 and since then it has evolved considerably. The design has been tweaked multiple times with concepts containing additions like touch-pad. Valve showed off the initial version at CES 2014 which...

Steam Client Beta Updated With Built-in FPS Counter

01/04/2015, There are some gamers out there who love to game with an FPS counter on their screen. This is to check to see how well their computers are performing during a session of gaming, and also to let them know if something is wrong when it shouldn’t be, such...

Valve’s Steam Controller Undergoes Another Redesign

12/17/2014, Back in 2013, Valve announced their Steam Machines and along with their Steam Machines, they also announced the Steam Controller which would be used to control the console. The initial design was a little controversial as it certainly strayed from what...

Steam Broadcasting Brings Livestreaming To Steam

12/02/2014, Valve announced today that it is adding support for built-in livestreaming to Steam. The feature is going to be called Steam Broadcasting. Gamers will be able to take advantage of this feature to broadcast their gameplay live, as well as view live...

Steam’s Fall Sale Expected To Kick Off 26th November

11/24/2014, If you’re looking to get your hands on some new games but you don’t want to have to pay full price for it, you might be interested to learn that the Steam Fall Sales is expected to take place starting this week. It will reportedly begin on the 26th of...

Steam Music Player Finally Exits Beta

09/25/2014, While gamers could always listen to music on their computers while playing their video games, controlling it was a bit tricky unless you had dedicated media keys on your keyboard, so if you wanted to change songs, pause, play, skip a track, and etc.,...

Steam Now Has Over 100 Million ‘Active’ Users

09/23/2014, Valve announced today that its digital distribution platform called Steam has passed a major milestone. The platform now boasts over 100 million “active” users, it crossed this mark earlier in the week. Valve last provided an update on the...

Valve Revamps Steam Store With Focus On Game Discovery

09/23/2014, Valve wants you to come across games that you might like even if you don’t have any idea that they exist. A few months back game-recommendation tags were launched with this very aim in mind and now by revamping its Steam Store, Valve has shown just...

Survey Finds Most Game Developers Would Want To Work At Valve

08/20/2014, There are many game developer studios around, many of whom create pretty amazing games. We’re sure many of you guys are wondering what it would be like to work for some of these companies, to be responsible for creating a game that everyone knows and...

Steam Controller Could Be Getting An Analog Stick

07/23/2014, Back in 2013, Valve took the wraps off the Steam Controller which was designed for Steam Machines in mind. It was an odd design and somewhat controversial as it seemed to go against convention. Valve later revealed a newer design which was still a little...