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Valve's first 12 Steam Machines partners revealed: Alienware, Gigabyte and more

Valve's first 12 Steam Machines partners revealed: Alienware, Gigabyte and more

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Valve's big press event at CES 2014 isn't happening until Monday afternoon, but that isn't stopping Engadget from dropping a bit of information early. The publication has revealed the 12 companies that will be making third-party Steam Machines during... >>

Steam Machine user gives early tour of SteamOS, gameplay

Steam Machine user gives early tour of SteamOS, gameplay

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Valve's beta Steam Machine box has been in the households of 300 beta participants for over 48 hours, and now, the first impressions are starting to trickle out. Following a thorough unboxing of the Steam Machine over the weekend, YouTube user Corey Nelson... >>

Lucky few unbox the beta Steam Machine for first time, sent by Valve in magical wooden box

Lucky few unbox the beta Steam Machine for first time, sent by Valve in magical wooden box

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Valve's beta Steam Machine has landed in the hands of its 300 beta participants and subsequently, a few unboxings of the exclusive gaming machine have hit the net.  Valve got creative with the Steam Machine, sending it in a wooden crate, instead of the normal... >>

Valve's SteamOS download goes live, experienced Linux users can grab it now

Valve's SteamOS download goes live, experienced Linux users can grab it now

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Valve's SteamOS is now available for download, as promised. Valve announced earlier this week that it would ship Steam Machine prototypes to 300 beta testers and make SteamOS available for everyone to download on 13 December. That day has finally arrived;... >>

Valve's SteamOS download to arrive on 13 December, alongside Steam Machines for 300 beta testers

Valve's SteamOS download to arrive on 13 December, alongside Steam Machines for 300 beta testers

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Valve just announced that it will ship Steam Machine prototypes to 300 beta testers on 13 December. What's more interesting, though, is that Valve will also make Steam OS available to everyone to download on that same day. "The time has come! We are ready... >>

Piixl Jetpack SteamOS PC announced, straps to the back of your TV so you don't know it's there

Piixl Jetpack SteamOS PC announced, straps to the back of your TV so you don't know it's there

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Brit PC manufacturer Piixl has embraced the SteamOS concept by creating a PC that is suited to a living room environment, but rather than go down the games console route like many of the forthcoming Steam Machines, the Jetpack straps to the back of a... >>

Valve shows how Steam Controller will work with any game

Valve shows how Steam Controller will work with any game

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One of the neat things about Valve's Steam Controller is that it will work with any mouse and keyboard-controlled game. This opens up Steam's entire game library to work with Steam Machines, due out in beta form later this year to run SteamOS. Valve has... >>

Specs revealed: Valve Steam Machines beta will be a powerful gaming PC in a small box

Specs revealed: Valve Steam Machines beta will be a powerful gaming PC in a small box

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Valve has revealed the specifications for its Steam Machines beta, the first device to run the new SteamOS and marks the company's first step in the pursuit of a hardware ecosystem and the living room. As previously revealed, the beta will be made available... >>

Xi3 Piston gaming console to launch 29 November for $999

Xi3 Piston gaming console to launch 29 November for $999

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Xi3 Corporation has announced that its Piston gaming console will launch on 29 November - a date also known as Black Friday in the US. Black Friday, the day following Thanksgiving Day in the US, marks the beginning of the Christmas shopping season, as... >>

SteamOS announced: Play games in your living room streamed from a PC or Mac and more

SteamOS announced: Play games in your living room streamed from a PC or Mac and more

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Steam has been hard at work attempting to bring PC gaming to the living room. But rather than limit the experience to its titles, of which there are thousands, it's new OS plays friendly with Mac and PC. SteamOS, built on Linux and will be available as... >>