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  • Steam’s Big Picture mode now live and kicking globally

    For gamers, this is important news. Steam’s console-like experience, Big Picture, is now available in all countries. Steam is a content delivery platform for gamers, and Big Picture mode turns the interface into a TV-friendly experience. Big Picture has been in Beta for ages now, and today it enters the proving ground as gamers globally switch over to a console-like experience. With Big Picture, a console becomes the primary form of input,...

  • Steam’s streaming service of the future ‘Big Picture’ erupts 10 September

    Anyone reading the New York Times article that delicately outlines Valve's plans will discover a touching tale of whimsy and living room-based gaming. For those of us looking for a quick Steam fix, the service plans to launch Monday 10 September, or today. Steam's Big Picture is the family-friendly solution to Valve's amazing, yet ultra-geeky gaming portal. Much like Xbox Live and the Playstation Network, Steam is a downloadable hub for off-the-shelf...