Steam console: Job posting points to next gen Xbox rival


We heard rumours about a Steam console from Valve, the maker of Half-Life and Portal games, earlier this year, and now they’re back with a bang. The US game developer has posted a new job listing that clearly indicates it wants to create a whole new type of gaming PC.

In a job posting for an industrial designer posted this week, Valve drops a bombshell. “Open platforms like the PC and Mac are important to us, as they enable us and our partners to have a robust and direct relationship with customers. We’re frustrated by the lack of innovation in the computer hardware space though, so we’re jumping in."

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