Steam screenshots coming – shoot the screen and share!

Currently Steam screenshots are in beta-testing (you can also participate). This allows players take screenshots and share them from any game that uses Steam overlay.   If you’d like to test the feature, you can opt-in to the latest Steam client beta by going to Steam > Settings > Account then changing your beta participation to “Beta Update”. Once you’ve signed up for the beta, press F12 in any game…


Steam for Mac already being redesigned!

Some Mac user (he’s in the Steam Mac beta program) already redesigned the interface to fit today’s Mac standards and this is what he said: However, the part I disliked about Steam on the Mac is the (understandably) less-than-native looking and feeling UI. While the entire application was recently redesigned (and re-engineered to utilize Webkit as its rendering engine), it still feels less than at home between the system apps.…


Steam Client UI Update to Release on Monday

After two months in beta and over twenty updates, the Steam Client UI Update is slated to release to all Steam users this coming Monday, April 26th. The beta has been a huge success. The number of people who participated exceeded Valve’s expectations, and so far people created 25 thousand posts to the beta user forums. As a result of their participation, the Steam team has had the feedback required…


Steam: Client beta with new features

Check this out: - Threaded network communication encryption/decryption work - Improved caching of images/icons fetched over HTTP and used inside client UI (avatars, achievement images, etc) - Windows 7 jump list improvements - Improved Steam Cloud transfer protocol performance/reliability when syncing large files - Consistency improvements for stats and achievements Steam Forums post – report bugs here.