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KDE developer suggests Plasma needs to be simpler by default

By Liam Dawe,
KDE developer Nate Graham, the same person who recently said they may become the "Windows or Android" of the FOSS world is back again with more thoughts - this time about keeping it simple.

GOverlay for editing MangoHud gets a new Steam Deck friendly UI

By Liam Dawe,
GOverlay is an application that helps to manage Linux gaming tools like the MangoHud performance overlay, the Vulkan post-processing layer vkBasalt and the video capture tool ReplaySorcery.

GOG to go through some reorganization after suffering losses

By Liam Dawe,
While Steam continues to do well with it being the most popular games store, it seems CD PROJEKT Group's store GOG is really starting to struggle.

Valve puts up official developer FAQ for the Steam Deck

By Liam Dawe,
With the Steamworks Virtual Conference: Steam Deck over now, Valve has put up their own official set of answers to various common questions.

Canonical want your feedback on Ubuntu Gaming

By Liam Dawe,
Looks like Canonical, the creator of Ubuntu, want to get in on more Linux Gaming with their Desktop Product Manager starting a new series of blog posts and your feedback is needed.

Creator Day is live on giving 100% to developers

By Liam Dawe,
The anti-Black Friday event is live once again on the store, where developers get 100% of purchases as itch forgoes its cut for a day.

Godot Engine gets AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution

By Liam Dawe,
The free and open source Godot Engine recently had support for AMD FidelityFX Super Resolution merged into the code, ready for the next big release.

Humble puts up the Best of Sandbox bundle with some good picks

By Liam Dawe,
They might not actually be the "best" but still pretty good. The Humble Best of Sandbox Bundle is live now.

Steam Play Proton 6.3-8 out with initial BattlEye support, CEG DRM and more games

By Liam Dawe,
Probably one of the more exciting releases of Proton lately, with lots of what was previously in Proton Experimental now in the main release with Proton 6.3-8 out now.

Steam Autumn Sale 2021 is live now

By Liam Dawe,
It's that time of the year again. It's getting cold outside, dark and so you should keep warm with some new games. The Steam Autumn Sale 2021 is up.

Two years on, Stadia seems to have no direction left

By Liam Dawe,
What initially seemed like a really promising idea, to give you gaming on any device and wherever you are has turned into something of a let-down overall.

The Humble Choose Wisely Bundle has some adventure treats

By Liam Dawe,
Ready for your next adventure? Looks like Humble Bundle has a reasonably nice set of games available in the Choose Wisely Bundle live now.

Steam Client update adds CEG DRM support for Proton, VA-API hardware encoding

By Liam Dawe,
Valve have released the latest big update to the Steam client, after a good while of Beta versions bringing with it some major new features - especially on the Linux side.

KDE Discover gets update to prevent you breaking your Linux system

By Liam Dawe,
I must say, I appreciate the attention to make things not only simpler but less breakable lately. First we had APT being patched to stop users removing essential packages, now the KDE Discover software manager gets a similar upgrade.

Wolfire versus Valve antitrust lawsuit gets dismissed

By Liam Dawe,
Well this was very much expected wasn't it? A judge has ruled in the case of Wolfire versus Valve to dismiss the case.

Wine 6.22 is out bringing Mono 7, more Joystick work

By Liam Dawe,
The Wine hackers continue to be exceptionally busy trying to catch up with Windows and a new development release is out with Wine 6.22.

Proton Experimental update fixes up DEATHLOOP, Forza Horizon 5 and more

By Liam Dawe,
More fixes made their way into Proton Experimental yesterday, with Valve / CodeWeavers fixing up some issues in a few different games.

APT 2.3.12 package manager released, will no longer let you break everything

By Liam Dawe,
After the issues that happened with Linus from Linus Tech Tips breaking Pop!_OS during the switch to Linux challenge, the APT package manager has been upgraded to prevent future issues happening.

GTA modders behind re3 and reVC fire back in court

By Liam Dawe,
The ongoing saga of modders versus Take-Two continues on, after some people behind the Grand Theft Auto fan projects "re3" and "reVC" got their work taken down from GitHub and then sued.

Mesa 21.3 drivers out, plus NVIDIA 470.62.12 Vulkan Beta for Linux

By Liam Dawe,
Two sets of driver releases are now available. First we have the open source Mesa 21.3 release and we also secondly have the NVIDIA Vulkan Beta 470.62.12 also out now.
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