Send News. Want a reply? Read this. More in the FAQ.   News Forum - All Forums - Mobile - PDA - RSS Headlines  RSS Headlines   Twitter  Twitter
Customize
User Settings
Styles:
LAN Parties
Upcoming one-time events:
Germany 08/31
Chicago, IL USA, IL 10/19

Regularly scheduled events

Steam for Linux Leaves Beta

Valve announces the official release of Steam for Linux, supported by a Steam for Linux Community Hub and a sale where over 50 Linux titles are now 50-75% off. Here's word:

The Steam client is now available to download for free from the Ubuntu Software Center. Ubuntu is the most popular distribution of Linux used by millions of people globally and known for its well-designed, easy-to-use customer experience.

“The introduction of Steam to Ubuntu demonstrates growing demand for open systems from gamers and game developers,” said David Pitkin, Director of Consumer Applications at Canonical. “We expect a growing number of game developers to include Ubuntu among their target platforms. We’re looking forward to seeing AAA games developed with Ubuntu in mind as part of a multi-platform day and date release on Steam.”

Email Digg Facebook Twitter   Share More    


 

   Current Headlines
Valve Acquires Campo Santo
Steam Top 10
Gatherings & Competitions
Sunday Interviews
Sunday Tech Bits
Sunday Safety Dance
Sunday Legal Briefs
Game Reviews
Hardware Reviews
Out of the Blue
Darwin Project Goes Free-to-Play
Free Weekend for Croteam VR Games
DEAD DOZEN Free Weekend
Star Citizen Celebrates 2M Backers
Op Ed
Saturday Interviews
Saturday Consolidation
Saturday Mobilization
Saturday Metaverse
Saturday Tech Bits
  

 



footer

Blue's News logo