Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 26th Jul 2012 00:28 UTC
Games Valve's Gabe Newall on Linux and Windows 8: "We want to make it as easy as possible for the 2500 games on Steam to run on Linux as well. It's a hedging strategy. I think Windows 8 is a catastrophe for everyone in the PC space. I think we'll lose some of the top-tier PC/OEMs, who will exit the market. I think margins will be destroyed for a bunch of people. If that's true, then it will be good to have alternatives to hedge against that eventuality."
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disaster?
by Nelson on Sat 28th Jul 2012 15:40 UTC
Nelson
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2005-11-29

Microsoft will have shipped two major OS updates before Valve has managed to ship Half-Life 2: Episode 3.

I think Gabe should focus his criticisms on his own product teams.

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