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The Steam Controller on Ubuntu 18.10 (and other distributions using Linux Kernel 4.18) needs a quick fix

liamdawe,
After updating to Ubuntu 18.10 today I noticed that a lot of games were either crashing, not detecting my Steam Controller or detecting it as a second player. Here's a fix.

Linux hardware vendor System76 has begun teasing their new 'open-source computer'

liamdawe,
System76, the hardware vendor that focuses on putting out well-supported Linux laptops, desktops and servers are teasing something new.

Valve have released some interesting statistics about controller use

liamdawe,
Valve recently put up a blog post to talk about controller use on PC and some of their statistics are a little surprising.

The latest Linux-powered 'Atari VCS' update gives a small behind the scenes look at their progress

liamdawe,
The team behind the Linux-powered games console, the Atari VCS, recently had a three-day session together to go over the progress and it seems quite interesting.

NVIDIA have officially announced the GeForce RTX 2000 series of GPUs, launching September

liamdawe,
The GPU race continues on once again, as NVIDIA have now officially announced the GeForce RTX 2000 series of GPUs and they're launching in September.

AMD have released details on the second generation of Ryzen Threadripper

liamdawe,
AMD's latest high-end CPU with the second generation of the Ryzen Threadripper is now properly announced with expected launch dates.

Thoughts on the Corsair STRAFE RGB Mechanical Keyboard with Cherry MX Silent Switches

liamdawe,
If you're after a mechanical keyboard that isn't overly expensive, has some good features and not insanely loud, the Corsair STRAFE RGB Mechanical Keyboard with Cherry MX Silent Switches is a damn good bit of kit.

Atari VCS RAM upgraded to 8GB and Atari confirm you can put a normal Linux distribution on it

liamdawe,
While I remain quite sceptical of the Atari VCS, I'm still pretty interested in it as a Linux gaming device. Atari recently did a Q&A blog post detailing some interesting information about it.

The Atari VCS team aren't doing themselves any favours by accusing The Register of being professional trolls

liamdawe,
It seems the Atari VCS team are burning bridges before they're even built, as they accused the well respected tech news site The Register of professional trolling.

Intel has confirmed their plans for a discrete GPU to release in 2020

liamdawe,
Intel has now officially confirmed that they will release a discrete GPU that will be available in 2020.

You can now pre-order the Linux-powered Atari VCS games console, a lot more details revealed

liamdawe,
The day has finally arrived, the Linux-powered Atari VCS games console can now be pre-ordered and they finally have the specifications up too.

A new Steam Client Beta adds Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) support to the Steam Controller

liamdawe,
In preparation for the upcoming Steam Link app release, the Steam Beta Client has been updated with support for the Steam Controller using a Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) mode.

System76 have announced a new Oryx Pro laptop model and it's a bit of a beast

liamdawe,
Linux hardware vendor System76 (and now a Linux distribution maker too) have just announced their new Oryx Pro laptop and it's a beast.

The Linux-powered Atari VCS will accept pre-orders May 30th, shipping next year

liamdawe,
The Linux-powered Atari VCS console is officially starting pre-orders next month on May 30th, with it not actually shipping until spring next year.

Looks like you can now run Linux on the Nintendo Switch

liamdawe,
You read the headline correctly, Linux can now actually be installed on the Nintendo Switch making it an even more interesting device.
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