Posts Tagged ‘gabe newell’

Valve’s Final Reveal is a Next-Gen Controller

by Jason Mon 09/27/2013
The Steam Controller was a little bit expected after Wednesday’s Steam Machine announcement, but you can see why it was saved for last.  Valve’s Steam Controller is definitely an innovative kind of input device meant to demolish the barrier for PC gaming to storm the living room in 2014. The controller features button and trackpad […]


Valve Reveals Their Steam Machine Beta Plans

by Jason Mon 09/25/2013
Instead of one designated Steam Box, Valve is making multiple hardware solutions called Steam Machines to bring Steam into your coveted living room.  These machines will run their recently announced SteamOS, be fully upgradeable, be available in multiple models and won’t be available until 2014. In the name of customer satisfaction and iterative design, Valve […]


Valve’s First Reveal is a Fancy OS

by Jason Mon 09/23/2013
Valve announced that Steam is getting its own operating system called SteamOS.  It combines the gaming experience of Steam with Linux to bring PC gaming to the living room. Gabe Newell, a huge proponent of Linux and PC openess, and Valve are making the first free operating system designed for video games around the “rock-solid […]

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Steam Hacking Update

by John Lon 02/11/2012
Late last year it was revealed that Valve’s Steam systems had been hacked. At the time not much information was available. But after a lengthy and still on-going investigation Gabe Newell has updated users about the situation with the following message: Dear Steam Users and Steam Forum Users We continue our investigation of last year’s […]

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Hackers Attack Steam

by Deeon 11/10/2011
Apparently last Sunday, Steam was hacked by a group of malicious douchebags, or so I assume. Gabe Newell has come out to address this situation in a letter to the users. Dear Steam Users and Steam Forum Users, Our Steam forums were defaced on the evening of Sunday, November 6. We began investigating and found […]