Last year in February, Steam launched its screenshot function, there have been over 80 million screenshots taken since. Last May they launched their video capture service and nearly 1 Million videos have been linked to youtube and Steam as a result, and in September they had launched their user generated DLC service, Steam Workshop, which has generated over 2 hundred thousand items. Well now, Steam is getting an … [ Read More... ]
Coming September 5th, Valve’s Steam service will begin distibuting general software, in addition to its game service. Since Steam is already the largest distibuter of computer games, just imagine that power for the general programmer.
Basically, this now means that everyone who develops any kind of software, should look at getting into Steam now.
Maybe next they’ll tackle movies and music? Although I would doubt that..… [ Read More... ]
For those of you who don’t already know, Steam, the digital distribution platform created by Valve, is having their Summer Sale… Although I’m not a fan of how Steam works as a whole, I’ve got to admit there are some pretty good deals coming and going. They’re even running short polls allowing people to vote for which game they want on sale next. That’s kind of cool.… [ Read More... ]