Microsoft's Steamy Ambitions

Upon the release of an updated Games for Windows client (described here), Shacknews has a bit from their conversation with Microsoft's Chris Early, the Games for Windows LIVE general manager. They will post the full interview tomorrow, but in the meantime they excerpt a portion indicating that MS ultimately has ambitions of competing with Steam as a digital distribution platform, as Chris lets slip their plans to sell full games through Games for Windows LIVE.