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Valve Launches Countdown For SteamBox News

Valve

Published on 20 September 2013 03:39 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Valve
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Valve has launched a new part of the website where they have initiated a countdown timer for "The Steam Universe is Expanding in 2014."

The new web-page simply states, "The Steam Universe is Expanding in 2014 Last year, we shipped a software feature called Big Picture, a user-interface tailored for televisions and gamepads. This year we’ve been working on even more ways to connect the dots for customers who want Steam in the living-room. Soon, we’ll be adding you to our design process, so that you can help us shape the future of Steam."

The countdown will end next week when the Linux-based SteamBox details are to be revealed. The web-page is steampowered.com/livingroom/.

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