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Valve Profile; Big Picture UI Testing Tomorrow

Valve, a Video Game Maker With Few Rules is a New York Times article on Valve Corporation, offering their own take on the developer's unusual approach to their business. They discuss the company's forward-thinking approach and unstructured structure as well as Gabe Newell's publiccriticism of Windows 8. They also outline the current state of Valve's hardware ambitions, giving firsthand impressions of a prototype of the wearable computer and the company's big picture UI mode, which they say will enter public testing tomorrow: "On Monday, the company will begin a public test of a new television-friendly interface, Big Picture, for buying Steam games and playing them on computers in the living room."

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33. Re: Valve Profile; Big Picture UI Testing Tomorrow Sep 10, 2012, 08:56 Verno
 
All of the blah blah valve interesting blah blah aside, I am looking forward to using the big picture mode. I play quite a few games on the HDTV with a lapboard, it's nice having the best of both worlds.  
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