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Archive for the 'Steam updates' Category:

Store 3.0 beta impressions

August 3rd, 2006 :: Steam updates :: 10 Responses (Feed)

There is more to the Steam 3.0 Store than you have been lead to believe…


Store 3.0 beta starting today

August 2nd, 2006 :: Steam updates :: 16 Responses (Feed)

A beta test for the 3.0 iteration of the Steam Store is starting later today.


Future Steam technology wrap-up

August 2nd, 2006 :: Features, Steam updates :: 6 Responses (Feed)

Seeing as it has been an extremely quiet period lately, a wrap-up of what is currently known of Valve’s future plans for Steam seems worthwhile.

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Virtual Drive no longer virtual

June 23rd, 2006 :: Steam updates :: 18 Responses (Feed)

A new filesystem beta started last night, with GCF files abandonded for games using what was once the Steam virtual drive.

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New Store design in production

June 7th, 2006 :: Steam updates :: 16 Responses (Feed)

An in-development version 3 of the Steam Store can be accessed online, but does not yet provide any hints as to its purpose.

Steam now reporting client statistics

June 7th, 2006 :: Steam updates :: 14 Responses (Feed)

An informative Eurogamer interview brings to light Steam’s expanded role in monitoring various client data, and how helpful it has been and will be in improving both itself and its games.