Is Microsoft Driving Valve and Steam to Strengthen Linux as a Gaming Platform?

Originally published at: https://linuxgameconsortium.com/linux-gaming-news/is-microsoft-driving-valve-and-steam-to-strengthen-linux-435/

An interesting view from the other side of the fence. If I combine a few news items to reach a natural conclusion, for the first time, it makes sense for a large business to fund Linux as a gaming platform. Consider this. Not just any mere Valve employee, but the CEO Gabe Newell himself wrote:…