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Steam Hits New Record as 7.6 Million Gamers Sign In At Once

Dec 29th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Gaming | 0 Comment

Steam Hits New Record as 7.6 Million Gamers Sign In At Once

Steam is the world’s most popular PC gaming platform. Every year, around December 21st and June 21st, Steam launches two massive sales. Well, it looks like a lot of gamers got new gaming PCs for Christmas because Steam has been buzzing in recent days. The platform has consistently reached close to a record number of users. Today, Steam finally broke its record when it hit a record 7.6 million

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This is What The Valve Steam Machine Looks Like

Dec 18th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Hardware Fixes | 0 Comment

This is What The Valve Steam Machine Looks Like

The internet calls it the Steam Box. Valve is calling it the Steam Machine. But whatever you call it, it’s clear that Valve has some ambitious goals for its latest console gaming project. The Steam Machine was recently released to a special group of about 300 beta testers. These beta testers have been encouraged to share their early experiences with the internet, which has given all of us a g

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Valve Invests in Biofeedback PC Gaming – What Does That Even Mean?

May 14th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Pc Accessories | 0 Comment

Valve Invests in Biofeedback PC Gaming – What Does That Even Mean?

A few decades ago, PC gamers interacted with video games entirely through text. Text-based games were all the rage. A few years later, sounds and visual feedback were added to games. In the future, gaming companies like Valve might add a few more senses to the mix thanks to biofeedback technology. What is biofeedback? Biofeedback incorporates a player’s emotional experience into the game. So i

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PC Software Champion Valve Plans to Revolutionize Our Living Rooms With Steam Box

Dec 12th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

PC Software Champion Valve Plans to Revolutionize Our Living Rooms With Steam Box

Valve has been talking about expanding its operations for a long time. There have been plenty of rumors about Steam Box over the past few months – a possible console version of Valve’s popular Steam software platform for PCs – but very little concrete information. That is, there was very little concrete information until a short time ago, when Valve’s extraordinary CEO Gabe Newell let s

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Steam now features more than just PC games

Oct 3rd 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

Steam now features more than just PC games

Many PC users are familiar with Steam, the popular free gaming platform created by Valve. Steam has been out for several years, but until today, it only gave users the ability to buy games from its online store. That is no longer the case. If you log onto Steam (or visit the store here) you’ll find all sorts of new software programs available. Steam promises that the software will help you:

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Valve entering hardware market

Sep 3rd 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News | 0 Comment

Valve entering hardware market

Every PC gamer has heard of Valve, the well-known (and well-loved) creator of classic games like Team Fortress 2 and Half Life. Valve also operates Steam, the world’s most popular online PC gaming distribution platform. However, it will soon be time to add another title to Valve’s record: “hardware manufacturer.” That’s right, Valve is preparing to enter the hardware market. Early rep

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Valve’s Gabe Newell calls Windows 8 a “catastrophe”

Jul 28th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Windows 8 | 0 Comment

Valve’s Gabe Newell calls Windows 8 a “catastrophe”

If you’re not already familiar with Gabe Newell, then you’re probably not into the PC gaming scene. Newell is head of Valve Software, creator of popular games like Portal, Left 4 Dead, Half Life, Team Fortress 2, and CounterStrike Source, among others. Of course, that’s not to mention ‘Steam’, which is Valve’s flagship PC gaming platform. It allows users to buy new PC games, transfer s

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