• Steam Labs lets you peek into Valve's experimental projects

    3 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Like most companies, much of what Valve (the company behind the hugely popular Steam game store) tinkers with behind the scenes never sees the light of day. Concepts are born, torn apart and rebuilt, and sometimes tossed away without anyone outside the company ever seeing a hint of it.
    Seems Valve is trying to change that, giving users an opportunity to provide feedback on potential new features before they're fully baked. The company has just debuted a new project it calls “Steam Labs”, which will give super-early adopters an early peek at concepts that may or may not eventually make it...
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  • Steam sequesters strange AI experiments into a new ‘Lab'

    Steam sequesters strange AI experiments into a new ‘Lab'

    3 monthes ago - By The Next Web

    Steam bounced back from a rather confusing game sale by starting its own mad science space to play with AI and machine learning - and some of the things its coming up with are kind of fascinating. For context, Steam recently held its annual summer sale, and, as always, simply offering most of its considerable inventory at a discount wasn't enough for Valve. There's always a gimmick to a Steam sale these days, some extra incentive to buy game or otherwise spend time on the platforms. This time it was an asinine “race” that was confusing as heck in implementation...
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  • Steam Labs Lets You Test Valve Experiments Like Machine Learning

    3 monthes ago - By Tom's Hardware

    With the unveiling of the new Steam Labs online hub today, we can have a glimpse at what developer Valve has been experimenting with.
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  • Steam Labs is Valve's new home for experimental Steam features

    Steam Labs is Valve's new home for experimental Steam features

    3 monthes ago - By Gamasutra

    Valve is shining the spotlight on some new ideas it has been toying with for Steam through a page of experimental features called Steam Labs. ...
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