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Steam Hit By DDoS Attacks, Hackers Claim Responsibility

01/03/2014, It certainly seems like 2014 is off to a series of hacks. We had heard how Snapchat got hacked, and how Microsoft’s Skype social media accounts had been hacked, and now according to the latest reports, we are hearing word that Valve’s Steam platform...

Left 4 Dead 2 Free Download Being Offered Until 1 PM ET Today

12/26/2013, Christmas has finally passed but that doesn’t mean there shouldn’t be any more presents. Valve has a pretty nice gift for millions and millions of Steam users, who’re definitely going to love it. It is offering Windows, Mac and Linux...

Dota 2 Now Available To Play Without Signing Up

12/17/2013, Valve’s Dota 2 is definitely not a new game and there have been many gamers who have been playing it for at least the past year or so. Heck, we’ve even seen several competitions held around the game where gamers have won money from it, but the good...

Steam Machine Box Arrives In Wooden Crate

12/15/2013, It was over the weekend that we brought you word that the SteamOS Public Beta version from Valve had been released, and earlier this month, we also mentioned how Steam Machines were being shipped to 300 beta testers before the middle of December arrived...

Valve SteamOS Public Beta Version Released

12/14/2013, Valve has just rolled out a public beta version of SteamOS to the masse. Just in case you were wondering what the heck SteamOS is all about, it happens to be an open-sourced Linux-based operating system, and Valve claims that your experience with it would...

Steam Machines Shipping To 300 Beta Testers On December 13

12/11/2013, Earlier this year, Valve unveiled Steam Machines and its accompanying software, SteamOS, both of which would be Valve’s attempt to enter the living room space and compete with the likes of Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo in the console wars. Valve expects...

Valve’s Steam Mobile Receives iOS 7 Redesign, Other Improvements

12/11/2013, Valve’s Steam has been a service many PC gamers have used on a daily, if not hourly, basis. Steam has some kind of big sale going on at nearly all times, and its Steam Mobile application has certainly made it harder for those of us not glued to our...

Steam Achieves 7 Million Plus Concurrent Users

12/01/2013, At the end of October, we brought to you news that Steam has over 65 million users now, so it is not surprising to hear about another milestone being achieved – that Steam has now managed to garner approximately 7 million plus users who are online...

iBuyPower Unveils Steam Machine For $499

11/26/2013, It wasn’t too long ago that Valve unveiled Steam Machines along with SteamOS, both of which were methods for Valve to break into the living room which is currently dominated by the likes of Sony’s PlayStation, Microsoft’s Xbox, and Nintendo’s Wii...

Steam Reviews Beta Goes Live

11/25/2013, Valve’s Steam gaming platform has a plethora of games to choose from, and with so many to choose from, how do you know which game is good and worth your money? Of course one could also go online and search for reviews, but wouldn’t it be more...

Valve To Unveil Their Own Virtual Reality Hardware In 2014

11/19/2013, Virtual reality gaming is not new as we have seen the Oculus Rift being heavily used in a variety of video games, although the headset has yet to make its way to the masses. Well now it looks like Valve wants in on the virtual reality action too as the...

Valve Won’t Develop Exclusive Games For SteamOS Or Steam Machines

11/06/2013, It wasn’t too long ago that Valve took the wraps off SteamOS and Steam Machines, an effort made by the company to enter the living room space which is currently dominated by the likes of Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo with their home video game consoles....

Valve Steam Now Has More Than 65 Million Users

10/30/2013, Valve’s Steam service is popular, anyone who has a tiny bit of interest in gaming news is aware of that, but the company has revealed today just how popular it really is. Valve has announced that Steam now boasts more than 65 million users around...