Steam Box

Steam is a digital distribution, digital rights management, multiplayer, and communications platform developed by Valve Corporation. It is used to distribute games and related media online, from small independent developers to larger software houses. In October 2012, Valve expanded the service to include non-gaming software. Steam provides the user with installation and automatic management of software across multiple computers, as well as community features such as friends lists and groups, cloud saving, and in-game voice and chat functionality.
Posts about Steam Box
  • Break out the party hats, it's Gabe Newell's birthday!

    …, Valve isn't looking at your porn history11:00 PM on 02.17.2014 Gabe Newell wants 'to make Greenlight go away'8:00 PM on 01.15.2014 Why people hate Electronic Arts4:00 PM on 04.22.2013 Valve saw a 50 percent increase in business last year1:45 PM on 03.15.2013 Xi3 CEO says Valve asked him to build the Piston console 9:30 PM on 03.12.2013 Steam Box…

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  • Why Wii U Was The Only Option (The Late Adopter’s Opinion)

    … I‘ve been a PC gamer exclusively for about four years now. Not because I consider myself a member of gaming’s Master Race or anything, I just needed a new PC in 2010 for my burgeoning business as photojournalist and instead of picking up a Macbook like every other “artist” in the western world, I spent the same budget on suitcase-sized tower…

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  • Gamescom: Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

    … and Liban as we waited for the show doors to open. It wasn't long before we were allowed to enter and once we were sat down, Geoff Keighley (of walked on stage and introduced himself to us as our host and presenter for the night. With the lights now dimmed, we were once again shown the desert based gameplay mission shown at E3 earlier…

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  • Week in Tech: AMD On The Up, NVIDIA Game Streaming

    … It’s a funny old world when losing $20 million is a cause for moderate rejoicing. But then $20 million’s worth of bleeding is a hell of a lot better than $146 million. I speak, of course, of the never ending saga (going-on soap opera) that is AMD’s fortunes. Thing is, we are all of us much better off if AMD remains in the game and at the very…

    Rock, Paper, Shotgun- 5 readers -