By John Keefer   //   February 7, 2013 1:30 PM

Valve's Gabe Newell skeptical of cloud gaming potential

If anyone was holding out hope for a cloud gaming initiative within Steam, don't bet on it. Valve managing director Gabe Newell is not a fan of the service, saying during his DICE 2013 keynote today that it is "more of a feature for demos and spectation. and not as a core architecture for delivering value to consumers."
By Steve Watts   //   January 28, 2013 9:00 AM

J.J. Abrams joining Newell to keynote DICE

Gabe Newell will be joined on-stage by Hollywood producer J.J. Abrams, as the two talk about storytelling. Newell will also have his own keynote on the 'next steps' for the industry and Valve.
By Steve Watts   //   November 15, 2012 11:30 AM

Gabe Newell joining AIAS Hall of Fame, giving DICE keynote

Valve president and co-founder Gabe Newell is joining the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences' Hall of Fame. He'll be inducted at the DICE conference in February, and is set to give the keynote address.
By Steve Watts   //   October 12, 2011 4:30 PM

Gabe Newell laments move from open platforms

Valve's Gabe Newell says the video game industry is moving away from open platforms, and thinks Apple could shake up the industry with a living room console device.