Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish


Is Steam the Big Breakthrough Gaming for Linux Need?

Filed under
Gaming For many gamers, Steam is the most banked-upon tool in their gaming inventory. For years, Steam was available only on Windows. Then, of course, Valve Corporation decided to branch out. So, as the wheels are turning, many Linux users and supporters are wondering if this is the big breakthrough Linux gaming needed.

The Problems Right Now For Gaming On Linux

Filed under
  • The Problems Right Now For Gaming On Linux
  • l’Abbaye Des Morts GNU/Linux Port – Released
  • [Game Review] Team Fortress 2
  • Faster Than Light Is Now 25% Cheaper on Steam for Linux
  • Red Orchestra 2 coming to Linux?

Latest Humble Bundle Brings 6 New Games to Linux

Filed under
  • Latest Humble Bundle Brings 6 New Games to Linux
  • Steam Holiday Sale Includes Top Linux Titles
  • Steam for Linux Now Open To All
  • Better Steam Linux Performance with "Steam Login"
  • Help Port Torque 3D to Linux

THQ looking to Linux after Humble Bundle success

Filed under
  • THQ looking to Linux after Humble Bundle success
  • Steam for Linux open beta begins this week
  • The Book of Unwritten Tales Heads to Linux
  • Forsaken Fortress, a Cross-Platform (PC, Mac, Linux) Survival RPG Comes to Kickstarter

Steam Linux first impressions

Filed under
Gaming I am most mightily pleased that I was chosen to participate in the Steam Linux Beta program. I've received my email just days ago, and since, I've been working hard on getting the Steam client installed, tested and first screenshots prepared.

Steam Linux to Launch Open Beta Next Week

Filed under
Gaming ‘Steam for Linux’ will be available for everyone to try from next week, after spending just over a month as a limited beta.

Blender 2.65 Arrives - Most Stable Yet

Filed under
  • Blender 2.65 Arrives - Most Stable Yet
  • Nitro: A Beautiful Task Management App For Linux
  • animated themes going away in Firefox 18
  • RHEV 3.1 – an overview about the new features
  • New Project Aims to Bring Mac Apps to Linux
  • Slow and choppy Flash Player playback
  • Bash Script - Protect your server from DDos Attacks
  • Samba 4 threatens Microsoft's enterprise lock-in
  • SpaceFM Development Update
  • Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition: one step closer to Tux
  • corps: bespoke text codecs
  • RuneSoft Releases Another Linux Game on Desura
  • Creating a book cover with Inkscape
  • NVIDIA 313.09 Linux Driver Packs New Features

Who Needs Ubuntu? Steam for Linux Running Under Gentoo

Filed under
Gaming In the post I made last week about some of the system requirements Valve has been applying to select Linux titles on Steam, I mentioned that I’ve been curious to know how running the official Steam client would fare on other distros.

Valve Confirms the Steam Box

Filed under
  • Valve Confirms They are Working on a Steam Box
  • Sidescroller Run Off: Bit.Trip Runner Vs Canabalt [Review]
  • 'Legends of Aethereus' Linux Version Ready, New Trailer Launched
  • Valve confirms Steam Box coming in 2013

ET: Legacy - Reviving The Old FPS

Filed under
  • ET: Legacy - Reviving The Old FPS
  • Alien Arena 7.65 To Bring Huge Renderer Enhancements
  • The State Of XReaL, OpenWolf Game Engines
  • Hands on With ‘RC Mini Racers’ for Ubuntu [Review]
  • Beautiful Splice Puzzle Game Will Be Launched on Steam for Linux
  • [Steam] 5 New Games Coming to Linux
Syndicate content

More in Tux Machines

Reasons Why Users Don't Like Ubuntu Software Center

The majority opinion in the Ubuntu community seems to be that the Ubuntu Software Center is a terrible piece of software and that it needs to be replaced or fixed urgently. We compiled a list of reasons why users don't like the application and why they think Canonical should really consider a change. Read more

15 Android Apps to Remote Control Your Linux PC

There’s no reason why Linux and Android shouldn’t get along well—after all, they’re pretty much cousins. You’ve probably heard of apps that let you remotely control an Android device from the desktop. There are also apps that do the vice versa and make it possible to control a Windows computer from an Android device. Linux users need not feel left out. We’ve discovered more than enough apps that can turn your Androids into powerful Linux remote controllers, and today we’ll present some of our best findings. Read more

Linux Foundation's CII Donates $50k+ To OpenBSD

The Linux Foundation's Core Infrastructure Initiative (CII) has made a donation in the range of $50~100k USD to the OpenBSD project. Read more Also: Lumina Desktop 0.8.6 Released for PC-BSD 10.2 and FreeBSD 10.2, Here's What's New

DebConf15, the Annual Debian Conference, Announced for August 15-22 in Germany

The Debian Project proudly announced the dates, the schedule, and the venue for the annual meeting of all Debian developers, contributors, and supporters for 2015, DebConf15. Read more