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First non-game software titles now available on Steam

First non-game software titles now available on Steam

As promised, Valve has officially expanded Steam beyond games, adding non-gaming software to the digital distribution platform. The initial offering is a little sparse with just seven apps available and it mostly comprises multimedia and game related tools. Specifically, 3D-Coat,…
How to Access Region-Locked Content From Anywhere: Proxy, VPN, DNS Redirections Tricks and More

How to Access Region-Locked Content From Anywhere: Proxy, VPN, DNS Redirections Tricks and More

Online services like Netflix, Hulu, Pandora, Spotify and many others have brought upon an era of instant, on-demand digital media consumption in a world where linear programming, bundled content, and physical formats no longer fit many people's lives.

Unfortunately this is a revolution not everyone can partake in (not yet or not as easily, at least). In this article we’ll offer you three alternatives to get around region locks. Each has their advantages and disadvantages and whichever route you choose will depend on the services you need to access as well as the devices you need to access them from -- not to mention whether you are willing to pay or not.

Sleeping Dogs PC demo now available on Steam

Sleeping Dogs PC demo now available on Steam

Sleeping Dogs was released last week and the game has since been garnering positive reviews from critics and gamers alike -- it currently has a metascore of 83 in our Product Finder engine. If you’re on the fence about spending…
Weekend game deals: Steam's summer sale continues

Weekend game deals: Steam's summer sale continues

Steam's summer event continues with fresh daily deals and flash sales, which currently includes big savings on Deus Ex, Crysis 2, Driver, F.3.A.R., Splinter Cell: Conviction and more. Although it's tough to beat some of Steam's dailies, there are plenty of noteworthy deals abroad...