Tagged: linux

A Look Into Ubuntu Unity 8

By: | Mar 11, 2017

There has been a lot of talk and excitement in the Linux/Ubuntu community about the Unity 8 desktop preview. Basically, Unity is the graphical “look” of Ubuntu. I didn’t realize how badly we needed a modernized revamp until I saw it myself. I currently run Ubuntu 16.04.2 LTS with Unity 7. “LTS” stands for “Long-term… Read more »

Valve @ GDC: Fanboying in 2015

By: | Mar 25, 2015

So there was a lot that happened at GDC this year. DirectX and Vulkan 3D APIs that I talked about in the last post just scratch the surface. Among everything that happened at GDC, Valve arguably had the most extensive and most industry-changing announcements. This blog post on the Valve website goes over most of… Read more »

Steam Box, Controller, and Hype!

By: | Oct 3, 2013

Many of you are likely aware of a little company called Valve. Steam, the company’s digital distribution platform, is likely the most influential platform of all PC, Mac, and Linux gamers alike! With games spanning from Portal and Half Life to Team Fortress and Dota 2, there’s something for every hardcore PC gamer to enjoy…. Read more »