Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 4th Dec 2013 18:06 UTC
Linux

"Joining the Linux Foundation is one of many ways Valve is investing in the advancement of Linux gaming," Mike Sartain, a key member of the Linux team at Valve said. "Through these efforts we hope to contribute tools for developers building new experiences on Linux, compel hardware manufacturers to prioritize support for Linux, and ultimately deliver an elegant and open platform for Linux users."

Mark my words: Valve will do for Linux gaming what Android did for Linux mobile. Much crow will be eaten by naysayers in a few years.

Permalink for comment 577927
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE[2]: Comment by shmerl
by moondevil on Wed 4th Dec 2013 20:44 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by shmerl"
moondevil
Member since:
2005-07-08

And yet there were already quite a few handset manufactures using Linux based OSs, before Android was released to the world.

Reply Parent Score: 5