Valve Promote Open Source Games for the Cloud, Linux Foundation

Originally published at: https://linuxgameconsortium.com/linux-gaming-news/valve-promote-open-source-games-for-the-cloud-linux-foundation-6488/

Valve, which produces the Steam platform for cloud-based games, has joined the +LinuxFoundation to promote game development for open source platforms. Linux gaming may sound like an oxymoron. But while traditional desktop gaming for open source operating systems likely will always remain a tiny niche, next-generation, cloud-based gaming platforms increasingly are playing well with Linux,…