As promised for today, Valve has released its custom operating system, SteamOS
SteamOS is a custom version of the Linux operating system, so if you're looking to tinker around with it be sure to give this FAQ
a gander first. Valve is also sending out Steam Machines
to 300 beta participants starting today.
SteamOS is part of Valve's three-pronged approach in bringing PC gaming into the living. In addition to SteamOS, there are also Steam Machines
- custom affordable pre-built PCs designed to play Steam games - and Valve's customizable Steam Controller