Steam implements virtual storefronts for games

Valve Software today confirmed that the technology behind the user-generated virtual item store found in Team Fortress 2 is now part of the company’s Steamworks tool suite. The inclusion of the tech means that third-party publishers and developers using Steamworks have a framework for implementing virtual storefronts in […]

Stop the Internet Blacklist!

In the United States, a new law proposal called The Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act (COICA) was introduced last week, and there will be a hearing in front of the Judiciary Committee this Thursday. If passed, this law will allow the government, under the command of the […]