Valve sends word that their plan is to begin the 2.0 beta test of their Steam
broadband content delivery system this Thursday, January 16. Included in the
beta will be the release of Counter-Strike version 1.6, "which introduces
new weapons (riot shield, FAMAS, and more) a new map (de_airstrip), as well as
various fixes and tweaks." Also included in the new Steam beta will be a
new version of TeamFortress Classic "featuring the introduction of the
teleportation pad, a new map (ravelin), and more."